Translation of bailar in English:

bailar

vi

  • 3 [familiar/colloquial] (estar flojo) (+ me/te/le etc) tus zapatos me quedan bailando your shoes are miles too big for me [familiar/colloquial]
  • 4 (México/Mexico) [familiar/colloquial] andar/quedar/estar bailando [dinero] to be unaccounted for mientras tanto la firma del contrato queda bailando meanwhile the contract is still up in the air

vt

bailarse v pron

  • (México/Mexico) [familiar/colloquial] se los bailaron en tres sets they were thrashed in three sets

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.