slap in the face

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slap in the face
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (blow to the face)
a. la bofetada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Jesse received a slap in the face for his rude remarks.Jesse recibió una bofetada por sus comentarios groseros.
b. el bofetón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
That idiot needs a slap in the face!¡Ese idiota necesita un bofetón!
2. (affront)
a. la bofetada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
His voters got a slap in the face when he didn't fulfill his campaign promises.Sus votantes sufrieron una bofetada cuando no cumplió las promesas de su campaña.
b. el desaire
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Michelle didn't invite me to the wedding. What a slap in the face!Michelle no me invitó a la boda. ¡Qué desaire!
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