burlar translation | Spanish-English dictionary



a       vt  
1    (=engañar)  
to deceive, trick  
to outwit  
to defeat  
to run
2    (=frustrar)  
  [+ambición, plan]  
to thwart, frustrate  
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
burlar el sistema
burlar un bloqueo
burlar la vigilancia de algn
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"burlar": examples and translations in context
Te las ingeniaste para burlar mi sistema de seguridad. You've somehow managed to circumvent my security.
El virus puede burlar el sistema y desactivar la bomba. The virus could circumvent the system and disarm the bomb.
Bien, princesa Vespa: Creísteis que podríais burlar a las fuerzas del planeta Spaceballs. So, Princess Vespa, you thought you could outwit the forces of Planet Spaceball.
Bien, princesa, creíste que podrías burlar a las fuerzas imperiosas de... So, Princess, you thought you could outwit the imperious force of...
No se ha logrado eliminar por completo el riesgo de burlar los derechos de los trabajadores. The risk of circumventing workers' rights to participation has not been completely averted.
Si esto sigue así, creo que acabará por burlar el principal elemento de la justicia. If this continues, I think it will be circumventing the major element of justice.
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