There are 2 translations of slog in Spanish:

slog1

Pronunciation: /slɑːg; slɒg/

n

[colloquial/familiar] (no pl)
  • 1 (struggle, toil) it was a long slog up the hill subir la cuesta fue un gran esfuerzo or nos ( or les etc) costó mucho we've got a long slog ahead of us tenemos un largo y arduo camino por delante
    More example sentences
    • ‘It's hard, work, a hard slog and I wish you the best of luck,’ said Mr Miller.
    • I'm working with you everyday to get those chubby legs of yours to assume more responsibility, but this is a hard slog as your are so very stubborn.
    • ‘It is marvellous to see something like this coming together after so many years of a hard slog,’ she said.
  • 2 (blow) golpe (m) he gave the ball a hard slog bateó ( or pateó etc) la pelota con fuerza
    More example sentences
    • Bichel went to tea on 45 not out with a series of arrow-straight slogs, and brought up his maiden Test fifty straight after tea with a driven single off Banks.
    • I've got past my horrendous slog in the first innings, so we'll be trying hard.
    • A couple of slogs by Sami then happened and he was caught plumb in front by Kumble.

Definition of slog in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.

There are 2 translations of slog in Spanish:

slog2

vi (-gg-)

  • caminar trabajosamente we slogged up the hill subimos la colina con dificultad or con gran esfuerzo
    More example sentences
    • You could be sitting there in absolutely untenable conditions, in water that is filled with disease and germs for months to come, walking through it, slogging through it.
    • You're slogging through the mud every step of the way.
    • With difficulty, he slogged toward the door we entered from.

vt (-gg-)

  • golpear to slog it out (fight to the end) luchar hasta el final (fight) pelear a puñetazos they were slogging it out on the street estaban peleando a puñetazos en la calle they're slogging it out for control of the market están luchando todo lo que pueden por conseguir el control del mercado
    More example sentences
    • His company makes the rival whiskey which slogs it out for the hearts of the southern drinker.
    • At least the diary section of the site is still a good laugh, where you can read about Lucy slogging it out in crap clubs in Stockport and Dundee in an effort to place her single this week.
    • I'm sure they were slogging it out like we were at around the same time.

Phrasal verbs

slog away

v + adv (BrE)
[colloquial/familiar] sudar tinta [familiar/colloquial], trabajar duro (esp AmL)

Definition of slog in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.