Rajar in English | Spanish to English Translation and Dictionary
rajar
transitive verb
1. to crack (partir); to slice (melón) (peninsular Spanish)
2. to slash, to cut up (informal) (apuñalar)
intransitive verb
3. to natter on, to witter on (informal) (hablar) (peninsular Spanish)
rajarse
pronominal verb
1. to crack (partirse)
2. to back o pull out (informal) (echarse atrás)
3. to scarper (informal) (huir) (Andes, Carib, RP Br), to hightail it (United States)
4. to fail (informal) (suspender) (Chilean Spanish , Colombian Spanish), to flunk (United States)
rajar
transitive verb
1 [+papel, tejido] to tear; rip; [+neumático, rueda] to slash; [+vidrio, cerámica] to crack; [+leña] to chop up
2 (acuchillar) to cut up (familiar)
3 (Latinoamérica) (calumniar) to slander; run down
4 (Latinoamérica) [+examen] to flunk (familiar); fail
5 (And) (Caribe) (aplastar) to crush; defeat; (arruinar) to ruin; (fastidiar) to annoy
6 (S. Cone) [+trabajador] to fire (familiar)
intransitive verb
1 (hablar mucho) to natter (familiar)
rajar de algn (criticar) to slag sb off (familiar)
2 (jactarse) to brag
pronominal verb
rajarse
1 [+papel, tejido] to tear; rip; [+vidrio, cerámica] to crack; [+neumático] to get ripped
se le rajaron las ruedas al chocar
2 (echarse atrás) to back out (familiar)
no te irás a rajar ahora que tenemos las entradas you are not going to back out now we've got the tickets; ¡me rajé! (Latinoamérica) that's enough for me!; I'm quitting!
3 (Latinoamérica) (huir) to run away
Verb Conjugations for rajar
Gerund: rajando
Participle: rajado
Indicative
PresentPreteriteImperfectConditionalFuture
yorajorajérajabarajaríarajaré
rajasrajasterajabasrajaríasrajarás
él/ella/Ud.rajarajórajabarajaríarajará
nosotrosrajamosrajamosrajábamosrajaríamosrajaremos
vosotrosrajáisrajasteisrajabaisrajaríaisrajaréis
ellos/ellas/Uds.rajanrajaronrajabanrajaríanrajarán
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