Spanish translation of 'a slap in the face'
a slap in the face
una bofetada ⧫ un bofetón; (figurative) un desaireSee also slap
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Example Sentences Including 'a slap in the face'
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And there, leaping from the last page like a slap in the face, was the reason for Wolfgang's cultivation of Teichler.TOY SHOP (2002)
Just when she'd thought he was delivering a slap in the face, he'd turned it into a caress.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Piercey's words, like a slap in the face, carried an authority that stopped even Patricia Mayberry.A MATTER OF CONSCIENCE (2002)
Translation of a slap in the face from the Collins English to Spanish
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