Translation of giveaway in Spanish:

giveaway

Pronunciation: /ˈgɪvəweɪ/

n

  • 1 (evidence) his reaction was a dead giveaway su reacción lo delató her accent is a real giveaway el acento la delata or [familiar/colloquial] la vende
  • 2 2.1 (free gift) regalo (m) the aid program is nothing more than a giant giveaway [pejorative/peyorativo] el programa de ayudas no es más que un despilfarro sin sentido (before n) a giveaway budget un presupuesto que beneficia al contribuyente (rebajando impuestos etc) at giveaway prices a precio de regalo 2.2 (sth easily done, obtained) that last question was a giveaway la última pregunta estaba regalada or tirada [familiar/colloquial]
    More example sentences
    • At the ABC's internal local radio awards, the gong for best promotion went to a giveaway of a free trip to France.
    • Free giveaways for the first 100 people at each campus.
    • That probably doesn't mean shattered windows and office occupations, but more likely petitions and free food giveaways like one held last March.

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