There are 2 translations of slice in Spanish:

slice1

Pronunciation: /slaɪs/

n

  • 2 c (implement) (BrE) pala (f) cake slice pala (f) de servir fish slice pala (f) para servir
  • 3 [Sport] 3.1 (spin on ball) (no pl) efecto (m) 3.2 c (shot — in tennis) tiro (m) cortado or con efecto; (— in golf) slice (m)

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of slice in Spanish:

slice2

vt

  • 1 1.1 (cut into slices) [bread] cortar (en rebanadas); [meat] cortar (en tajadas); [cake] cortar (en trozos); [lemon/cucumber] cortar (en rodajas); [ham] cortar (en lonchas) to slice sth in two o in half cortar algo en dos or por la mitadto slice sth off sth slice the fat off the meat córtele or quítele la grasa a la carne he sliced off a piece of meat cortó una tajada de carne they've sliced $500,000 off the budget han recortado el presupuesto en $500.000 any way you slice it (AmE) [colloquial/familiar] lo mires por donde lo mires, sea como sea 1.2
    (sliced past p)
    sliced bread pan de molde cortado en rebanadas thinly sliced tomatoes tomates (mpl) en rodajas finas
  • 2 [ball] (in tennis) cortar, darle* con efecto a; (in golf) darle* oblicuamente a

vi

  • 1.1 (cut) the spade sliced into the soft clay la pala se hundió en la tierra blanda the ship sliced through the waves [literario/literary] el barco surcaba las olas [literario/literary] 1.2 (be cut) this bread/ham doesn't slice very well este pan/jamón es muy difícil de cortar or no se puede cortar bien

Phrasal verbs

slice up

v + adv + o, v + o + adv
[bread] cortar en rebanadas; [salami] cortar en lonchas; [land] seccionar

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.