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sablazo

  
      sm  
1    (=herida)   sword wound  
(=golpe)  
sabre slash, saber slash   (EEUU)  
2    *   (=gorronería)   sponging *  , scrounging *     
dar o pegar un sablazo a algn        (en tienda, restaurante)    to rip sb off *  ,   (al pedir dinero)    to touch sb for a loan *     
MODISMOS vivir de sablazos      to live by sponging o scrounging *     
MODISMOS la cuenta fue un sablazo      *   the bill was astronomical  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
pegar un sablazo v.
rip sb off

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
the bill was astronomical
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to live by sponging {o} scrounging
(MODISMOS)
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'sablazo' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
dar un sablazo a algn
exp.
me dio un sablazo de diez dólares
[US] (IDIOMS)
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dar sablazos a algn
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"sablazo": examples and translations in context
Fue el último sablazo de un soldado prusiano en Alsace, hace 35 años. It was the last blow of an uhlan's saber in Alsace 35 years ago.
Bueno, en verdad no vi el sablazo mortal del segundo, pero viendo a Bowen vivo, debió dárselo. Well, I didn't actually see the death blow of the second, but as Bowen is here, he must have won.
Al lado de la tinaja se ponía un jenízaro con su sable, ¡Y cada 5 minutos daba un sablazo por encima de la tinaja! Over him stood an executioner with a saber in his hand, and every five minutes he went "swish" with his saber over the vat!
Tengo un registro de cada sablazo. I got a record of every chizz.
Un sablazo me abrió la cabeza. A saber gashed open my head.
Después de hacerles reír, les pegas el sablazo. Once you have them laughing, then you hit them for money.
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