There are 2 translations of cheat in Spanish:

cheat1

Pronunciation: /tʃiːt/

vt

  • 1.1 (deceive) estafar, engañar, timarto cheat sb (out) of sth they were cheated (out) of their land los estafaron or engañaron or timaron quitándoles las tierras
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    • He has been painted by the Western press as a drunk, a psychotic, an unreconstructed Stalinist, and a guy who cheats at golf.
    • It's essentially telling them, either the state is over its head, or it simply is cheating and being dishonest.
    • And as long as the financial rewards for success are so lucrative there will always be an incentive to cheat in order to gain any advantage.
    1.2 (avoid) burlar he cheated death yet again [literario/literary] burló a la muerte una vez más [literario/literary]
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    • The 86-year-old had already cheated death several times.
    • But a Yorkshire honeymoon couple yesterday told how they cheated death - because they were too tired to go out after spending the day sightseeing.
    • A miracle baby who cheated death after being born four months early is today a ‘happy and healthy’ boy who has just celebrated his first birthday.

vi

  • 1.1 (act deceitfully) hacer* trampas to cheat at cards hacer* trampa(s) jugando a las cartas to cheat on o (BrE) in an exam hacer* trampa or copiar(se) (en un examen) he cheated on his income tax hizo trampas en la declaración de la renta 1.2 (be unfaithful) to cheat on sb engañar a algn
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    • Of course, one of the women was also cheating on her lover with a man, which so infuriated her lover that it resulted in one woman killing the other in a jealous rage.
    • Another guy I know was cheating on his wife, but ultimately broke off the affair and went back to her.
    • Well, I found out his girlfriend's e-mail address, and under a false name I told her that her boyfriend had been cheating on her with me and a bunch of other girls.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of cheat in Spanish:

cheat2

n

  • 1.1
    ( (AmE also) cheater /ˈtʃiːtər; ˈtʃiːtə(r)/)
    (swindler) estafador, -dora (m,f); (at cards) tramposo, -sa (m,f), fulero, -ra (m,f) (Esp) [familiar/colloquial]; (in exam) tramposo, -sa (m,f)
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    • Athletes who abide by the rules are up against cheats with a distinct advantage.
    • A benefits cheat who dishonestly claimed £22,000 while living a life of luxury said today that no amount of money could buy happiness.
    • An honest person will have friends who value honesty, and a dishonest one will have cheats as friends.
    1.2 (trick, fraud) trampa (f), estafa (f)
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    • Some casinos subscribe to the agency, which protects casinos from cheats and scams.
    • It is a sales gimmick, a cheat, a swindle, a scam.
    • The film has three slackers riding their way through college on scams, cheats and underhanded stunts.

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offside …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.