There are 2 translations of dodge in Spanish:

dodge1

Pronunciation: /dɑːdʒ; dɒdʒ/

vt

  • 1.1 [blow] esquivar; [pursuer] eludir, sacudirse [colloquial/familiar]
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    • When the news was wafted to his father's factory, all his colleagues dodged him as if they were avoiding a deadly plague.
    • This time, he wasn't quick enough in dodging any attacks.
    • I pushed myself up and dodged a sudden flurry to my right, just in time to avoid someone else's arms.
    1.2 [question] esquivar, soslayar; [problem/issue] soslayar, eludir; [work/duty/responsibility] eludir, rehuir*; [tax] evadir we dodged paying our fare viajamos sin pagar to dodge the draft (American English/inglés norteamericano) no acudir a la llamada a filas
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    • Only if no attempt is made to collect my fare will I dodge payment.
    • No respite is given to the women constantly dodging detection and caught up at every turn by gender-specific restrictions.
    • Are you dodging the social life question?

vi

  • echarse a un lado, apartarse she dodged behind the car se escondió rápidamente detrás del coche

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 2 translations of dodge in Spanish:

dodge2

n

  • 1 (trick) [colloquial/familiar] treta (f), truco (m), artimaña (f) that's an old dodge ese es un truco muy viejo
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    • How dare this President collect taxes from ordinary Americans after touting a company that created 881 offshore dodges to avoid taxes.
    • The effect has been to encourage the well-off to take out plans for children as a tax dodge.
    • The bill repeals restrictions on ‘top-heavy’ pension plans set up as tax dodges by employers.
  • 2 (sidestep) esquive (masculine)
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    • A guard shot at me but with a quick dodge from my new agility I managed to avoid at it.
    • The boost in graphical detail has also improved their movements, making their dodges, grapples and infiltrations seem much more realistic.
    • She rushed in, preparing to make a quick dodge into the kitchen to grab another drink and then get back out, but froze on the spot two steps into the house.

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.