There are 2 translations of fling in Spanish:

fling1

(past & past p flung)
Pronunciation: /flɪŋ/

vt

  • 1.1 (throw violently) [stick/ball/stone] lanzar*, tirar, arrojar, aventar* (Col, Méx, Per) he flung the window open/shut abrió/cerró la ventana de un golpe she flung a jacket around her shoulders se echó una chaqueta en los hombros she likes to fling her money about le gusta tirar or despilfarrar el dinero she flung the book aside apartó el libro the chance of a lifetime and you fling it away una oportunidad única y la tiras por la ventana or y la desperdicias she flung back the curtains corrió or abrió las cortinas he flung down a challenge to them les lanzó un reto we flung ourselves (down) on the ground nos tiramos or echamos al suelo she flung off her coat se quitó el abrigo rápidamente he flung his arms around her neck le echó los brazos al cuello the protesters were flung into a cell echaron a los manifestantes en una celda she flung herself into the task se metió de lleno en la tarea he flung himself down into an armchair se dejó caer en un sillón she flung herself at the first man who came along se echó en brazos del primer hombre que se le cruzó en el camino 1.2 [glance/insult] lanzar* she flung him a look of hatred le lanzó una mirada de odio to fling sth in sb's face echarle algo en cara a algn

vi

  • she flung out of the house/room salió furibunda de la casa/de la habitación

Phrasal verbs

fling out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 (throw away) [object/possession] tirar, botar (AmS exc RPl) 1.2 (extend) [arms] abrir*, extender*

fling up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 (throw upward) tirar or lanzar* al aire, aventar* (Col, Méx, Per) 1.2 (raise) [arms] levantar she flung up her hands in horror se horrorizó

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of fling in Spanish:

fling2

n

  • 1 [colloquial/familiar] 1.1 (love affair) aventura (f) 1.2 (wild time) juerga (f) [familiar/colloquial] to have a fling irse* de juerga he decided to have one last fling before settling down decidió echarse una cana al aire antes de sentar cabeza 1.3 (try) to have a fling at sth intentar algo we all had a fling at it todos lo intentamos
  • 3
    (Highland fling)
    baile escocés

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Word of the day anteojeras
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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.