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pinchar

Translation of pinchar in English:

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

  • 1 (herir) cuidado con esa planta, que pincha careful with that plant, it's prickly necesitas afeitarte, ya pinchas you need a shave, you're bristly
  • 2 [Automovilismo/Cars] to get a flat tire (inglés norteamericano/American English) o/or (inglés británico/British English) tyre, get a flat, get a puncture
  • 4 [lenguaje periodístico/journalese] (perder) to be/get beaten
  • 5 (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] (con el sexo opuesto) pincha con el profesor de inglés the English teacher has the hots for her [familiar/colloquial]

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (pincharse)

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