There are 3 translations of bully in Spanish:

bully1

Pronunciation: /ˈbʊli/

n (pl -lies)

  • 1.1 c (thug, tyrant) matón, -tona (m,f), bravucón, -cona (m,f) the class bully el matón or bravucón de la clase
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    • If we can all come together to make our parks safe, and we can all support zero tolerance in schools so that our children can enjoy a good education free from fear, intimidation and bullies, then we can surely do the same for our roads.
    • Many coaches are professional bullies and intimidators.
    • They have to worry about a lot more than bullies and bad influences outside the home.
    1.2 c (in field hockey) bully (m), salida (f)
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    • Use the bully to put the ball into play when play has been stopped for injury.
    • If there is a stop in action, the re-start is called a Bully.
    • The ball is put in play in midfield in a face-off, known as a bully.
    1.3 u (BrE) bully beef

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Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 3 translations of bully in Spanish:

bully2

vt (-lies, -lying, -lied)

  • 2 (in an international or political context) matonear
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    • Once, he was bullied into crawling between the legs of one of them in public.
    • A pregnant mother was spared a prison sentence after she was bullied into drug offences by her estranged partner.
    • I feel that I was bullied into agreeing to take it and I don't think it's the right thing for me.

Phrasal verbs

bully off

v + adv
(in field hockey) sacar*

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 3 translations of bully in Spanish:

bully3

exclamation

  • bully for you/him! [dated] ¡bravo!

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.