Translation of knock about in Spanish:

knock about

pegarle a, v.

(knock around)

phrasal verb


  • 1

    • 1.1(beat)

      pegarle a
      her husband used to knock her about su marido la maltrataba / le pegaba
      • he got knocked about in his cell le daban palizas en la celda

    • 1.2(batter)

      (furniture) maltratar

  • 2

    • 2.1(be present)

      I used to knock around with him a lot antes andaba / salía mucho con él
      • he spends his time knocking about the bars se pasa el día deambulando por los bares

    • 2.2(travel)

      she spent two years knocking around South America pasó dos años viajando / dando vueltas por Sudamérica