There are 2 translations of gag in Spanish:

gag1

Pronunciation: /gæg/

n

  • 1 1.1 (for mouth) mordaza (feminine)
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    • A cloth gag was put over his mouth to stop him from speaking.
    • She tried to scream, but the gag prevented it once again.
    • To her immense satisfaction, the gag did nothing to prevent the volume of her yelling, only muffled and garbled it.
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    • He or she preps the neonate's face and mouth and also the mouth gag in a circular manner, proceeding from the incision line circumferentially outward.
    1.2 (check, restraint) mordaza (feminine) to put a gag on sb amordazar* a algn
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    • Tim the Rev had picked up on the notion that the codification is intended to put a political gag on charities, and Peter said that the draft legislation had no such intent.
    • The government's official gag on further public discussion of the principal's death only adds to the impression that this is not an isolated case.
    • However, the latest gag prevents users from discussing any aspect of the program.
  • 2 (joke) [colloquial/familiar] chiste (m), gag (m) he did it just for a gag lo hizo en chiste or en broma
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    • We're looking for jokes, gags, funny stories, pictures, whatever, but they must be your original work.
    • One of the film's funniest jokes is a running gag involving a car radio stuck on a 1980s soft rock revival station.
    • Bearing in mind the other critical sin of giving away some of the best puns and visual gags in film history to readers who may not have seen them, all I will say is that the answer is yes, a thousand times yes.

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Word of the day pegado
adj
su casa está pegada a la mía = her house is right next to mine …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.

There are 2 translations of gag in Spanish:

gag2

vt (-gg-)

  • 1 1.1 [person] amordazar*
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    • Detectives were today hunting an armed gang who bound and gagged a couple before stealing a large amount of cash.
    • Three men from the crew lurched forward, bounding and gagging the man tightly.
    • A postmaster bound and gagged by two masked robbers during a dawn raid on his village store has told police he wants to quit his job.
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    • This is just an attempt to gag me and stop me from doing my job on behalf of the ratepayers of Manukau City.
    • He said, you know, ultimately, I think there is something here and so I'm going to gag Michael with respect to the information that he has.
    • The London High Court made an order gagging the researcher from disclosing court testimony about his research into PIN number security.
    1.2 (silence) silenciar, amordazar*
  • 2 (nauseate) (American English/inglés norteamericano) producirle* náuseas a
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    • But there's somebody who either gagged on a spoon, or somebody was choking on a fork, or somebody stuck something too far in the back of their throat.
    • Anyway, I returned to my room, and gagged on the ferocious stench.
    • I'd gone outside to have a cigarette in the morning and gagged on my smoke.

vi (-gg-)

  • hacer* arcadas to gag at sth sentir* náuseas por or ante algo to gag on sth atragantarse con algo

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Word of the day pegado
adj
su casa está pegada a la mía = her house is right next to mine …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.