Translation of massage in Spanish:


masajear, v.

Pronunciation: /məˈsɑʒ//ˈmasɑː(d)ʒ//məˈsɑː(d)ʒ//məˈsɑdʒ/

transitive verb

  • 1

    she massaged his neck le masajeó la nuca
    • to massage sb's ego inflarle / alimentarle el ego a algn
  • 2British

    (date/statistics) manipular


  • 1

    masaje masculine
    to give sb a massage darle un masaje a algn
    • a shoulder/foot massage un masaje en los hombros/en los pies
    • before noun massage parlor / parlour burdel
    • Be very careful when massaging anyone with special medical or health issues.
    • Then massage the entire body, applying even pressure with the whole hand - palm and fingers.
    • You'll enjoy the feeling of gently massaging your baby, but miss out her spine and avoid nut-based oils such as almond oil.
    • It massages the abdominal muscles, alleviating digestive disorders.
    • The sessions are aimed at teaching parents how to massage their babies and share in the magic of loving touch.
    • Spend at least 5-10 minutes massaging the entire body and then relax for 5 minutes.
    • He revelled in the exquisite pleasure of the warm spray massaging his body.
    • The fingers that were upon my shoulder blades were massaging me at a hard, but gentle pace.
    • She closed her eyes and carefully massaged her painfully hard stomach.
    • You step into the specially designed bath and hundreds of revolving jets or water from nozzles massages the entire body from the feet to the neck.
    • Some massage therapists use oils or lotions to reduce friction while massaging your body.
    • Your entire body may be massaged and your limbs may be stretched and gently shaken.
    • I had a quick shower, and was then back on the table to be covered with piping-hot towels then pummelled, kneaded and massaged all over.
    • Once all were in place, the therapist used other hot stones to massage me all over.
    • The duration of each treatment also varies according to the amount of body surface to be massaged.
    • No oils or lotions are used and the session usually lasts about 20 minutes as only the upper body is massaged.
    • This treatment involves basking in a warm bath while more than 100 jets massage your body.
    • She was brought back to reality when the kind hands stopped massaging her.
    • This involved sitting in a heated seawater bath while jets massaged her body from top to toe.
    • He started to massage my body and I felt my tension draining away as I started to drift off.
    • Senior managers had deliberately massaged the figures in order to meet targets.
    • Did you misread it, or have they been massaging the record after the fact?
    • Coming back to the bill itself, I find that the figures have been massaged.
    • Crime figures, like any statistics, can be massaged to suit any occasion.
    • Naturally one has to stop short of suggesting that the BBC's figures have been massaged.
    • Instead of spending money on youth centres, welfare and social services, they have cut state expenditure and massaged the figures.
    • Jones, who massaged facts and refused to face questions, dodged responsibility to the last.
    • Similar structures had been created to massage accounting numbers and inflate profits.
    • Company bosses have felt under pressure to massage figures for ever more spectacular results.
    • In order to massage the statistics the definition of extremist criminal offences was changed.
    • Market research is all about manipulation - massaging figures to meet your own ends.
    • The two members take the view that this is all much of a variation on massaging figures and not so serious as to warrant dismissal.
    • One suspects that at least some of the reason is that the unemployment figures are thereby massaged.
    • I am worried though that his rebuttal after the fact contains some massaging, for fear of the ensuing explosion.
    • The company wouldn't be attempting to massage its figures by including third-party shipments would it?
    • He said civil servants would have spotted any attempt to try to massage or rig that result.
    • Many companies massage their bottom line earnings per share figures following acquisitions.
    • I mean, how many people know that examinations have never been an exact science, and that results have always been massaged and fiddled to fit?
    • Firms massaged their profit figures upwards so as to discourage hostile takeover bids.
    • It massages its figures by claiming that the organization has rehabilitated 1,000 schools.