There are 2 translations of blackmail in Spanish:

blackmail1

Pronunciation: /ˈblækmeɪl/

n

u
  • chantaje (m) that's emotional blackmail eso es un chantaje afectivo
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    • In cases of forced marriage the force can be emotional blackmail or other forms of psychological pressure.
    • Five years on, her husband is facing a charge for assault - the culmination of a marriage which descended into emotional blackmail, abuse and violence.
    • Unwilling girls might be subjected to threats, ranging from physical violence and being locked up, to subtle emotional blackmail.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of blackmail in Spanish:

blackmail2

vt

  • chantajear, hacerle* chantaje a to blackmail sb into -ing chantajear a algn para que + subj

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.