Translation of esquinazo in English:

esquinazo

nombre masculino/masculine noun

esquinazo
  • 1 (España/Spain) (para evitar algo) darle (el) esquinazo a algn (dejar plantado) to stand sb up (esquivar) to give sb the slip
  • 2 (Chile) (serenata) [ serenade of traditional singing and dancing ]

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