petardo translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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petardo

  
      sm  
1    (=cohete)   banger, firecracker  
(=explosivo)  
small explosive device,   (Mil)   petard
2    *   (=lo que aburre)   bore, drag  
ser un petardo      to be dead boring *     
3    **   (=mujer fea)   hag **  , old hag **  
4    **   (=droga)   joint **  
5    *   (=estafa)   fraud, swindle  
pegar un petardo      pull a fast one  
  ( a      on)  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

petardazo, petar, petacudo, peta

ser un petardo exp.
to be dead boring

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exp.
pull a fast one
"petardo": examples and translations in context
Tienes un petardo en tus manos. You got a firecracker on your hands here.
La casa se encendió como un petardo. The house went up like a firecracker.
Entraremos en 2 o 3 segundos después del petardo para disparar. We can go in there strong, 2-3 seconds from bang to bullets.
Entraremos en 2 o 3 segundos después del petardo para disparar. We can go in there strong, two, three seconds from bang to bullets.
¿Has intentado propagar ideales con un petardo? Did you ever try spreading ideals on a cracker?
Necesitamos una imagen rápida, como "lanzar ideales con un petardo". What we need is some quick image, like "spreading ideals on a cracker."
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