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belting
American English: /ˈbɛltɪŋ/
British English: /ˈbɛltɪŋ/

Translation of belting in Spanish:

noun

  • [colloquial] to give somebody a belting
    darle una paliza a alguien
    (with belt)
    darle de correazos a alguien
    darle una cueriza a alguien (Mexico) [colloquial]
    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.

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