intransitive verb
1. (to skid) 
a. to slip 
Resbalé y me golpeé la cabeza contra la silla cuando caí.I slipped and hit my head against the chair when I fell.
b. to slide 
Sé cuidadoso cuando camines sobre el hielo. No vayas a resbalar y caer.Be careful when you're walking on ice. You don't want to slide and fall.
2. (to make a mistake) 
Resbalé cuando envié la invitación a la persona equivocada.I slipped up when I sent the invitation to the wrong person.
transitive verb
3. (to be indifferent) 
Me resbala lo que piensen los demás sobre quién soy y lo que hago.I couldn't care less about what other people think about who I am and what I do.
Siento que todo lo que le digo a mi adolescente le resbala.I feel like everything I tell my teenager goes in one ear and out the other.
pronominal verb
4. (to skid) 
a. to slip 
Me resbalé en el baño y me lastimé.I slipped in the bathroom and hurt myself.
intransitive verb
1. (caer) 
a. to slip 
2. (deslizarse) 
a. to slide 
le resbalaban las lágrimas por el rostrotears ran o trickled down her cheeks
3. (estar resbaladizo) 
a. to be slippery 
transitive verb
4. (colloquial) 
le resbala todo lo que le digoeverything I say to him goes in one ear and out the other
¡me resbala lo que diga de mí!I couldn't care less what she says about me!
pronominal verb
5. (general) 
a. to slip (over) 
me resbalé y me caíI slipped and fell
se resbaló con una piel de plátanohe slipped on a banana skin
intransitive verb
1 (al andar) to slip;en, sobre on; (Automóviles) to skid
el embrague resbala
había llovido y resbaló it had been raining and she slipped; el coche resbaló y se dio contra el árbol the car skidded into the tree; le resbalaban las lágrimas por las mejillas tears were trickling down her cheeks
2 (equivocarse) to slip up; make a slip
3 (ser indiferente)
me resbala it leaves me cold; las críticas le resbalan criticism runs off him like water off a duck's back
pronominal verb
resbalarse to slip
se resbaló bajando la calle she slipped walking down the street
Verb Conjugations for resbalar
Gerund: resbalando
Participle: resbalado
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