Spanish translation of 'shrift'
⇒ to give sb short shrift
despachar a algn sin rodeos
⇒ he gave that idea short shrift
mostró su completa disconformidad con tal idea
⇒ he got short shrift from the boss
el jefe se mostró poco compasivo con él
⇒ he'll get short shrift from me!
¡que no venga a mí a pedir compasión!
Example Sentences Including 'shrift'
The man behind the bar was the same one who had given Kenworthy short shrift the previous evening.Moondrop to Murder
He found a few down at the Mall, but he was given short shrift when he attempted to engage them in conversation.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
Might have known mock humility would get short shrift , she reproved herself.Death and Transfiguration
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Translation of shrift from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary