feminine noun
1. (colloquial) (smoke) (Spain) 
a. drag (colloquial) 
María le dio una calada al cigarro y se mareó.Maria had a drag of the cigarette and got dizzy.
b. puff (colloquial) 
Esa fue la última vez que le di una calada a un cigarro.That was the last time I took a puff of a cigarette.
2. (act of soaking) 
a. soaking 
No te imaginas la calada que nos dimos el día de la tormenta.You have no idea what a soaking we took the day of the storm.
1. (inmersión) 
a. soaking 
2. (de cigarrillo) (Spain) 
a. drag 
dar una caladato take a drag
1 (mojada) soaking
2 [de red] lowering
3 [de ave] swoop; dive
4 [de tabaco] puff; drag (familiar)
5 (regañada) ticking-off (familiar)
dar una calada a algn to tick sb off (familiar); haul sb over the coals
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