Spanish Word of the Day
Tuesday September 23, 2014
exit, way out
Salida derives from the verb salir and is the basic way of referring to an exit from a public building. You may well see it on signs such as:
salida de emergencia
salida de incendios
It can also refer to the action of leaving somewhere:
Le prohibieron la salida del país.
He was forbidden to leave the country.
a su salida de la cárcel
after he came out of prison
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