Translation of belting in Spanish:


paliza, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈbɛltɪŋ//ˈbɛltɪŋ/


  • 1informal

    paliza feminine
    to give sb a belting (with belt) darle una cueriza a algn Mexico informal
    • The campaign is a learning process and, as any schoolboy once knew, that tends to include a couple of beltings.
    • But most of all, we are still nothing like as preoccupied with appearance as the French, and in this country, a good father would no more criticise how his daughter looked than give her a belting.
    • Mr Davis, an engineer from Chiswick, stated: ‘Personally, I'd give them a good belting.’
    • After a public belting in the street, Effie dragged him back to the shop by his ear, forcing him to apologise to the shopkeeper and replace the lot.
    • We weren't allowed to speak our native tongue at high school; I got a belting from the principal a couple of times.