Translation of salpicar in English:
- 1 1.1 (de agua) estás salpicando todo el suelosalpica la camisa antes de plancharlayou're splashing the whole floor1.2 (afectar) See examples: el escándalo llegó a salpicar a todos los directivossprinkle the shirt with water before ironing itall the members of the board were implicated in the scandalthe scandal tarnished o damaged the reputation of all the members of the board
- Las ollas podridas estallan y salpican a funcionarios.
- Solo porque esa investigación salpica al ministro Golborne..
- Lagos y Bachelet consiguieron no dejarse salpicar por escándalos.
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In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.