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Translation of resbalar in English:

intransitive verb

  • 3 [colloquial] (ser indiferente) sus críticas le resbalaban
    their criticisms just washed over her
    todo lo que le digas le resbala
    everything you say to him is like water off a duck's back or goes in one ear and out the other [colloquial]
    los problemas de los demás le resbalan
    he's totally unaffected by other people's problems
    he couldn't care less about other people's problems [colloquial]

also: resbalarse pronominal verb

Example sentences
  • Algunas bajadas empinadas hicieron resbalar a más de un compañero.
  • Quería reclamar por el hielo tirado que me hizo resbalar.
  • Ante la cuestionada política de seguridad el Presidente volvió a resbalar.
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