Definition of recibiendo in English:

recibiendo

noun

Bullfighting
  • A manoeuvre in which a stationary bullfighter receives the charging bull on the point of the sword; this method of killing the bull. Also as adverb in "to kill recibiendo".

Pronunciation

recibiendo

/ˌrɛθɪˈbjɛndəʊ/ /ˌrɛsɪˈbjɛndəʊ/

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Encyclopaedia Britannica. From Spanish recibiendo, specific use of gerund of recibir.