Share this entry
American English: /ˈbæʃɪŋ/
British English: /ˈbaʃɪŋ/

Translation of bashing in Spanish:


  • (esp British) [colloquial]
    somanta (feminine) (Spain) [colloquial]
    madriza (feminine) (Mexico) [colloquial]
    to give somebody a bashing
    darle una paliza ( or tunda etc. ) a alguien
    ponerle una madriza a alguien (Mexico) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • A show that has miraculously survived through low ratings and critical bashing for as long as it has deserves a better finale than this.
    • Benefit bashing by the Opposition will not work in today's society.
    • I will stay in medicine, despite all the doctor bashing in the press, I am still proud to be part of the profession.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.