verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1.1 [Derecho/Law] to swindle, defraud estafarle algo
aalgn to defraud sb ofsth, swindle sb out ofsth le estafó a la empresa varios millones de pesos he defrauded the company of several million pesos, he swindled the company out of several million pesos 1.2 [familiar/colloquial] (timar) to rip … off [familiar/colloquial], to con [familiar/colloquial] ¡qué manera de estafar a la gente! what a con o/or rip-off! [familiar/colloquial]
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.