Translation of raillery in Spanish:


pullas, n.

Pronunciation /ˈreɪləri//ˈreɪləri/



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    pullas feminine
    chanzas feminine
    • Passions ran high as raillery at the religious orders, and attacks on collaborationist elites found expression in personal correspondence and in the press.
    • Apparently, it therefore equates to humorous ridicule in the general sense, or good-honoured raillery.
    • New Australians were treated with wary raillery.
    • How would one teach that poem to a future generation that had come to regard the word as a piece of raillery?
    • There was laughter and raillery as he came aboard dripping, but Armand allowed the incident to be treated as a joke.
    • The raillery of the two main characters lacks any real emotional context.
    • In all seriousness, and raillery aside, it was and is inspiring to know that a site like this can be so successful and have such a loyal following.
    • And so commences the raillery, at the expense of the grousing giant.
    • The talking of the people was a sustained murmur from which now and then a few intelligible words escaped: a greeting, some bit of raillery, a reprimand to a horse, an oath.
    • Humor is the only test of gravity, and gravity of humor; for a subject which will not bear raillery is suspicious, and a jest which will not bear serious examination is false wit.
    • Won't this type of biting raillery create enemies for you when it is published?