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burlar

  
a       vt  
1    (=engañar)  
  [+persona]  
to deceive, trick  
  [+enemigo]  
to outwit  
  [+vigilancia]  
to defeat  
  [+bloqueo]  
to run
2    (=frustrar)  
  [+ambición, plan]  
to thwart, frustrate  
  [+esperanzas]  
to ruin, frustrate
3    (=seducir)   to seduce
4    *   (=saber usar)   to know how to use, be able to handle  
ya burla la moto      she can handle the bike now *     
b    burlarse      vpr  
1    (=bromear)   to joke, banter  
yo no me burlo      I'm serious, I'm not joking  
2    burlarse de algn      to mock sb, make fun of sb  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
burlar el bloqueo v.
to run the blockade

Entry related to:bloqueo

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'burlar' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
v.
burlar
exp.
burlar el sistema
exp.
burlar un bloqueo
exp.
burlar la vigilancia de algn
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"burlar": examples and translations in context
Su Señoría, es un intento flagrante de burlar las leyes del país. Your Honor, this is a blatant attempt to circumvent the laws of this land.
Fue un intento deliberado de burlar mi autoridad. This was an attempt to circumvent me.
Si te vas a burlar, prefiero mirarlo solo. If you're going to make fun, I'll just watch it by myself.
Obviamente, te vas a burlar de mí. Obviously, you're just going to make fun of me.
Santo Padre, para burlar sus cañones. Holy Father, to outwit their cannon.
Lo bastante astuta y brillante como para burlar al mismísimo Sherlock Holmes. Clever enough and bright enough to outwit al mismísimo Sherlock Holmes.
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