Translation of burla in English:

burla

feminine noun

  • 1

    (mofa)
    era objeto de las burlas de todos he was the butt of everyone's jokes
    • todos le hacen la burla everyone makes fun of her / mocks her
  • 2

    (chanza, broma)
    lo dije en son de burla I said it tongue in cheek
    • lo dijo entre burlas y veras he said it only half in jest / he said it half joking, half serious
  • 3

    (atropello)
    el precio de las entradas es una burla al público they're robbing people charging that much for the tickets
    • no le perdonaría esa burla a su confianza she would not forgive him that betrayal of her trust
    • esto es una burla del reglamento this makes a mockery of the regulations