There are 2 translations of flake in Spanish:

flake1

Pronunciation: /fleɪk/

n

  • 2 (eccentric person) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [slang, pejorative/argot, peyorativo], bicho (masculine) raro [colloquial/familiar]

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There are 2 translations of flake in Spanish:

flake2

vi

  • 1 [paint/varnish/plaster] descascarillarse, pelarse, descascararse (Latin America/América Latina) ; [fish] desmenuzarse*; [skin] pelarse, escamarse
    More example sentences
    • The rusty pink nail polish that I had put on two months ago was flaking off and falling silently on the ground.
    • The surface of the tree was flaking off in great sheets of bark, showering the two with dust made of both dead tree and stone.
    • Today, at 108,000 kilometres, there's paint flaking off the leading edge of the hood, the brakes need work and the dashboard makes a buzzing noise at highway speeds when it's cold.
    More example sentences
    • Place on greased baking sheet and bake at 450F turning once for 8 to 10 minutes or until golden and fish flakes easily when tested with a fork.
    • The kind where the crust flakes off in sharp little pieces that stick to the roof of our mouth.
    • Add salmon, skinside down, and cook, covered, 10-12 minutes or until fish flakes easily.

vt

  • [Cookery/Cocina] [fish] desmenuzar* flaked almonds almendras (feminine plural) fileteadas
    More example sentences
    • Beware of foods such as hash browns, home fries, jam, molasses, soup mixes, canned vegetables, wine and flaked coconut.
    • I've switched to flaked coconut and it works just as well.
    • Dissolve 6 tablespoons flaked pickling salt in 1 gallon of lukewarm water.

Phrasal verbs

flake out

(British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar]
verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio (slump) desplomarse, caer* redondo or rendido 1.1 (verb + object + adverb/verbo + complemento + adverbio) (exhaust) dejar deshecho or [colloquial/familiar] hecho polvo we were absolutely flaked out estábamos deshechos

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The Cortes Generales is the Spanish Parliament, consisting of two houses, the lower house or Congreso de los Diputados and the upper house or Senado. It is a legislative body, approves state budgets, and exercises other powers relating to international treaties and agreements, the autonomous regions and appointments to posts in institutions such as the Tribunal Constitucional.