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Pronunciation: /pɪs/

Translation of piss in Spanish:



intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

impersonal verb/verbo impersonal

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

Phrasal verbs

piss about

piss around (British English/inglés británico) [slang/argot]
verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio perder* el tiempo, hacerse* tarugos (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar] 1.1verb + object + adverb/verbo + complemento + adverbio tomarle el pelo a [colloquial/familiar], agarrar de puerquito (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar], agarrar para el chuleteo (Chile) [colloquial/familiar] 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/familiar]

piss away

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
[slang/argot] [money] derrochar, liquidarse [colloquial/familiar], feriarse (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar]

piss off

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio (go away) (British English/inglés británico) piss off! ¡vete a la mierda or al carajo! [vulgar] it's time we pissed off es hora de que nos larguemos [colloquial/familiar] 1.1verb + object + adverb/verbo + complemento + adverbio (anger, bother) it pisses me off me revienta [colloquial/familiar], me cabrea [colloquial/familiar], me encabrona (Spain/España) (Mexico/México) [vulgar]

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