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roza  

      sf  
1      (Arquit)   groove, hollow   (in a wall)  
2      (esp Cono Sur)   (=hierbajos)   weeds    pl  
3      (Méx)   (=matas)   brush, stubble
4      (Andes, Agr)   planting in newly-broken ground
5      (CAm)   (=tierra limpia)   cleared ground
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
es una cuestión que roza lo judicial exp.
it's almost a judicial matter

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
his game is close to perfection
exp.
that's bordering {o} verging on greed
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'roza' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
la película roza peligrosamente lo cursi
exp.
esto roza los límites de lo ridículo
exp.
agricultura de rozas y quema
"roza": examples and translations in context
Porque eso roza la crueldad infantil. I think that borders on child abuse.
Pero utilizar ese conocimiento requiere un nivel de compromiso que roza la locura. But putting that knowledge into action requires a level of commitment that borders on insanity.
En un momento dado, el surrealismo roza la locura. There comes a time when surrealism verges on madness.
La seguridad del Primer Ministro turco, Recep Erdogan, roza la arrogancia. The confidence of Turkey's Prime Minister, Recep Erdogan, verges on arrogance.
El viento que roza contra él le da voz. The wind that rubs against it gives it voice.
El océano lo roza contra la arena. The ocean rubs it against the sand.
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