There are 4 main translations of bully in Spanish:

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bully 1

American English: /ˈbʊli/
British English: /ˈbʊli/

noun plural -lies

  • (thug, tyrant)
    matón, (-tona) (masculine, feminine)
    bravucón, (-cona) (masculine, feminine)
    the class bully
    el matón or bravucón de la clase

transitive verb -lies, -lying, -lied

  • 2
    (in an international or political context)
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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bully 2
American English: /ˈbʊli/
British English: /ˈbʊli/

exclamation

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

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bully 3
American English: /ˈbʊli/
British English: /ˈbʊli/

noun

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bully 4
American English: /ˈbʊli/
British English: /ˈbʊli/

noun plural -lies

  • (in field hockey)
    bully (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • 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.

Phrasal verbs

bully off

verb + adverb
(in field hockey)

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