There are 3 translations of bung in Spanish:

bung1

Pronunciation: /bʌŋ/

n

  • 1 (stopper) tapón (masculine)
    More example sentences
    • His invention was designed to cut a hole through an existing bung or stopper rather than through the oak barrel head.
    • On a thirsty day, unscrupulous carters were known to extract a free drink from a keg of porter by boring a small hole through the bung, inserting a goose quill and sucking some of the contents.
    • A barrel is made up of staves shaped into a bulging cylinder, with hoops round it, a flat circular head at either end, and at least one hole for a bung.

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.

There are 3 translations of bung in Spanish:

bung2

vt

  • 1.1 (put bung in) taponar 1.2 (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar], (put) poner*, meter; (throw) tirar she bunged a few things into the case metió unas cuantas cosas en la maleta just bung it anywhere ponlo en cualquier lado, tíralo por cualquier lado
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    • I feel light headed, my ears are bunged up and my balance feels hazy.
    • It has three different sized grating thingies and the picture on the box very clearly shows it grating cheese, which puts a stop to the n'er-do-wells warning me that cheese would bung it up.
    • One fine day it gets bunged up: and there you are.
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    • And then, one who stares at a computer terminal for hours together would not be hard-pressed to market a ‘dancing bindi’ and bung in an application package for the same.
    • Better cook a steak at home and bung some oven chips under the grill.
    • In other words, the factories have the proper machinery and simply bung out an extra 100 pairs a week.

Phrasal verbs

bung in

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (British English/inglés británico)
[colloquial/familiar] agregar*, echar

bung out

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (British English/inglés británico)
[colloquial/familiar] [person] echar a la calle [colloquial/familiar]; [clothes] tirar a la basura [colloquial/familiar], botar (Latin America except River Plate area/América Latina excepto Río de la Plata)

bung up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (British English/inglés británico)
[colloquial/familiar] [sink/pipe] atascar*, tapar (Latin America/América Latina) my nose is all bunged up tengo la nariz tapada

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.

There are 3 translations of bung in Spanish:

bung3

adj

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.