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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
cheat death, destiny
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.
Deben resistir los intentos por burlar el derecho internacional. It must resist the attempts to circumvent international law.
Quizás se quería burlar de vos. Perhaps he was trying to make fun of you.
Porque me puedo burlar de ti. That I can make fun of you.
Si te vas a burlar, prefiero mirarlo solo. If you're going to make fun, I'll just watch it by myself.
Te las ingeniaste para burlar mi sistema de seguridad. You've somehow managed to circumvent my security.
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