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bullshit

Pronunciation: /ˈbʊlʃɪt/

Translation of bullshit in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • [vulgar] (nonsense) sandeces (feminine plural) [colloquial/familiar], pendejadas (Latin America except Southern Cone/América Latina excepto Cono Sur) [vulgar], gilipolleces (feminine plural) (Spain/España) [slang/argot], huevadas (feminine plural) (Andes) (Venezuela) [vulgar], boludeces (feminine plural) (Colombia) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [vulgar], mamadas (feminine plural) (Mexico/México) [vulgar] (lies, boasting) she says he's rich — bullshit! dice que es rico — ¡qué coño va a ser rico ese! [vulgar]

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo (-tt-)

[vulgar]
  • 1.1 (talk nonsense) decir* sandeces ( or gilipolleces etc) see 1.2 (boast, brag) tirarse un farol [colloquial/familiar], mandarse la(s) parte(s) (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) [colloquial/familiar]

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-tt-)

  • don't bullshit me! ¡no me vengas con sandeces ( or gilipolleces etc)! see also he tried to bullshit me with some excuse trató de engañarme or (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar] de pegármela con no sé qué excusas

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