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American English: /ˈlaɪ(ə)r/
British English: /ˈlʌɪə/

Translation of liar in Spanish:


  • mentiroso, (-sa) (masculine, feminine)
    embustero, (-ra) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The liars, the traitors, the thugs, and the outlaws cannot be handed the destiny of a nation like India.
    • They should not be abandoned to the tender mercies of manipulative liars and gold-diggers.
    • In a world full of liars, cheaters and the deceitful, who has always given me honesty?

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.