Translation of bacon in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈbeɪkən/


  • tocino (m) or (Esp) bacon (m) or (RPl) panceta (f) to bring home the bacon [colloquial/familiar] (be breadwinner) ganar los garbanzos [familiar/colloquial], parar la olla (CS, Per) [familiar/colloquial] (achieve goal) obtener* resultados to save sb's bacon [colloquial/familiar] salvarle el pellejo a algn [familiar/colloquial]

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