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English translation of 'degüello'

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degüello

masculine noun
1.  [de arma] shaft
2. 
a degüello: entrar a degüello en una ciudad to put the people of a city to the sword
tirarse a degüello contra algn to lash out against sb

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Naturalmente que los republicanos se han lanzado a degüello.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1994)
Pero sí ha sido la generación quemada, quemada por la vida, a la que algunos de sus componentes se tiraron al degüello.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1995)
Quizá sea por ello que, cuando todo debiera ser marchas triunfales, la Administración va a este creciente degüello con la profesión teatral.
La Vanguardia (1997)

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