flog
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to whip)
a. azotar
The guards flogged the prisoner for fighting.Los guardias azotaron al preso por haber peleado.
b. dar una paliza
If they catch you stealing, they'll flog you for sure.Si te agarran robando, seguro te darán una paliza.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to sell) (United Kingdom)
a. vender
Carlos was flogging trashy trinkets in the centre of the city.Carlos vendía baratijas en el centro de la ciudad.
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flog
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (beat)
a. azotar
2. (fam fig)
a.
you're flogging a dead horsete estás esforzando inútilmente
3. (colloquial)
a.
to flog a subject to deathagotar completamente un tema
4. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a. enchufar, vender (sell)
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flog [flɒɡ]
transitive verb
1 (whip) azotar; (beat) dar una paliza a
to flog a dead horse predicar en el desierto; machacar en hierro frío
2 (Britain) (sell) vender
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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