Translation of belting in Spanish:

belting

Pronunciation: /ˈbeltɪŋ/

noun/nombre

  • [colloquial/familiar] paliza (feminine) to give sb a belting darle* una paliza a algn (with belt) darle* de correazos a algn, darle* una cueriza a algn (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar]
    More example sentences
    • The campaign is a learning process and, as any schoolboy once knew, that tends to include a couple of beltings.
    • After a public belting in the street, Effie dragged him back to the shop by his ear, forcing him to apologise to the shopkeeper and replace the lot.
    • But most of all, we are still nothing like as preoccupied with appearance as the French, and in this country, a good father would no more criticise how his daughter looked than give her a belting.

Definition of belting in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day bártulos
mpl
gear …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, pinchos are small portions of food, often on a cocktail stick, eaten in a bar or cafe. Often free, they are similar to tapas, but much smaller. There are pinchos of many foods, including Spanish omelet, ham, sausage, and anchovy.