Translation of persiflage in Spanish:


chanzas, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpərsəˌflɑʒ//ˈpəːsɪflɑːʒ/



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    chanzas feminine
    • He was clearly out-of-place, the only one in a tie, and as monosyllabic as a teenager during most of the persiflage.
    • Its all ephemera and persiflage, as we sit mocking in the plumes as political gadflies who tell the truth.
    • He was not one to mince matters, nor did he wrap up inconvenient topics in persiflage.
    • When they look at academic discourse they see only persiflage: fancy words, convoluted syntax, and the pretentious invocation of authority.