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Translation of burlar in English:

verbo transitivo

also: burlarse verbo pronominal

  • burlarse de algo/alguien
    to make fun of something/somebody
    ¡de mí no se burla nadie!
    no-one makes fun of me!
Example sentences
  • Pero nunca se burlaran de la justicia divina.
  • Seguros de que hay Dios nadie se burla del pueblo ecuatoriano.
  • Curioso en Canelo, un hampón desalmado que solía burlar a la Policía.

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