- 3 3.1 [deuda] to settle, pay off, clear; [cuenta] to settle, liquidate [formal]; [sueldo/pago] to pay mañana voy a liquidarle al fontanero tomorrow I'm going to settle up with o/or pay the plumber me liquidaron lo que me debían they paid me what they owed me hoy liquidaron los sueldos today was payday 3.2 (México/Mexico) [trabajador] to pay … off
- 4 [familiar/colloquial] 4.1 [persona] (matar) to do away with [familiar/colloquial], to waste [argot/slang]; (destruir) (América Latina/Latin America) to destroy [familiar/colloquial] 4.2 [trabajo/comida] to polish off [familiar/colloquial]; [dinero/herencia] to blow [familiar/colloquial] le mandas unas flores y asunto liquidado you just send her some flowers and … problem solved!
liquidarse v pron
- (enfático/emphatic) (acabar con) [familiar/colloquial] se liquida el sueldo de un mes en 15 días she gets through o/or she blows a month's salary in two weeks [familiar/colloquial] los chicos se liquidaron todas las galletas the kids polished off o/or made short work of all the cookies [familiar/colloquial]
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