Translation of baksheesh in Spanish:
- [dated] (tip)(bribe) soborno (masculine)
mordida (feminine) (Mexico) [colloquial]
coima (feminine) (South America) [colloquial]Example sentences
- By the time we finished, a small group of children had gathered around our car and they called out in Arabic, ‘baksheesh! baksheesh!’
- In the old days the uncertainty provided a lucrative source of supplemental income for town-hall bureaucrats who would tip you the wink for a little discreet baksheesh.
- He explained: ‘I love baksheesh because it gives me certainty and predictability.’
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