Translation of pelar in English:



  • 2 2.1 (rapar) lo pelaron al cero or al rape or (México/Mexico) a jícara they cropped his hair very short, they scalped him [familiar/colloquial] 2.2 (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial] (peluquear) el que me pela a mí es Diego Diego cuts my hair
  • 3 [familiar/colloquial] (en el juego) to clean … out [familiar/colloquial] me pelaron they cleaned me out o left me without a cent o a penny [familiar/colloquial]


pelarse v pron

  • 1.1 (a causa del sol) [persona] to peel; [cara/espalda/hombros] (+ me/te/le etc) to peel me estoy pelando I'm peeling se te están pelando los brazos your arms are peeling 1.2 (causativo/causative) [familiar/colloquial] (cortarse el pelo) to get o/or have one's hair cut, to have a haircut voy a pelarme I'm going to get my hair cut … que se las pela [familiar/colloquial], miente que se las pela he lies like anything o/or like nobody's business [familiar/colloquial] corre que se las pela she runs like the wind [familiar/colloquial] pelársela [vulgar] to jerk off [vulgar], to wank (inglés británico/British English) [vulgar] pelárselas (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) [familiar/colloquial] to go off [familiar/colloquial] se las peló para Argentina he went off to Argentina [familiar/colloquial] yo me las pelo I'm off [familiar/colloquial]
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