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American English: /pɪs/
British English: /pɪs/

Translation of piss in Spanish:


  • 1 (act) (no plural) he's gone for a piss
    se ha ido a hacer pis [colloquial]
    se ha ido a mear [vulgar]
    se ha ido a echar una meada [vulgar]
  • 2 uncountable (urine) to be full of piss and vinegar (American English)
    ser como la pólvora
    to take the piss out of somebody (British English)
    tomarle el pelo a alguien [colloquial]
    cachondearse de alguien (Spain) [colloquial]

intransitive verb

transitive verb

impersonal verb

  • (British English) [slang]it was pissing down (with rain)
    estaba lloviendo a cántaros or a chuzos

Phrasal verbs

piss about

piss around (British English) [slang]
1verb + adverb
perder el tiempo
2verb + object + adverb
tomarle el pelo a [colloquial]
agarrar de puerquito (Mexico) [colloquial]
agarrar para el chuleteo (Chile) [colloquial]
I'm fed up with being pissed about
estoy harto de que me tomen el pelo ( or de que me agarren de puerquito etc) [colloquial]

piss away

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
liquidarse [colloquial]
feriarse (Mexico) [colloquial]

piss off

1verb + adverb (go away) (British English) piss off!
¡vete a la mierda or al carajo! [vulgar]
it's time we pissed off
es hora de que nos larguemos [colloquial]
2verb + object + adverb (anger, bother) it pisses me off
me revienta [colloquial]
me cabrea [colloquial]
me encabrona (Spain) (Mexico) [vulgar]

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