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)

More definitions of slice

Definition of slice in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day lavado
m
wash …
Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.

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

More definitions of slice

Definition of slice in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day lavado
m
wash …
Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.