Translation of pedazo in English:



  • 1 (trozo) piece un pedazo de pan/carne a piece of bread/meat el vaso se hizo pedazos the glass smashed (to pieces) el coche saltó or voló en pedazos the car was blown to pieces rompió la carta en muchos pedazos he tore the letter into little pieces o to shreds lo tiré contra la pared y lo hice pedazos I threw it against the wall and smashed it caerse a pedazos to fall to pieces estar hecho pedazos [familiar/colloquial] [coche/juguete] to be falling to pieces [persona] to be shattered [colloquial/familiar] ser un pedazo de pan [familiar/colloquial] to be a real sweetie [colloquial/familiar], to be a dear o (BrE) love [colloquial/familiar]
  • 2 [familiar/colloquial] (en insultos)pedazo de algo ¡pedazo de idiota/bestia! ¿es que no miras por dónde vas? you idiot/you great brute! why don't you look where you're going? [colloquial/familiar] ¡pedazo de alcornoque! thickhead! [colloquial/familiar], blockhead [colloquial/familiar] ser un pedazo de carne con ojos [familiar/colloquial] to be a drip [colloquial/familiar], to be a turkey (AmE) [colloquial/familiar]

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