burla
feminine noun
1. taunt (mofa)
  • hacer burla de -> to mock
2. joke (broma)
3. trick (engaño)

burla [boor’lah]
noun
1. Scoff, flout, mock mockery, fling, abuse, derision, sneer. (f)
2. Jest, run, trick. (f)
3. Jeer, jeering, flirt, gibe. (f)
4. Hoax, low trick. (f)
  • Burla pesada -> biting jest, bad trick
  • Burlas -> falsities uttered in a jocular style
  • Burlas aparte -> setting jokes aside
  • Hablar de burlas -> to speak in jest
  • Decir algunas cosas entre burlas y veras -> to say something between joke and earnest
  • De burlas -> in jest
  • Fue una broma cruel -> it was a cruel sort of joke
  • Gastar bromas a uno -> to make fun of somebody

burla
1 (mofa) gibe; taunt
hacer burla de algn to make fun of sb; mock sb; hace burla de todo he makes fun of o mocks everything
2 (broma) joke
fue una burla cruel it was a cruel trick
3 burlas joking
singular
; (s)
fun
singular
; (s)
de burlas in fun; tongue in cheek; gastar burlas con algn to make fun of sb; entre burlas y veras half-joking(ly)

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