Übersetzung von “flog” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /flɒɡ/ us /flɑːɡ/ -gg-

to beat someone very hard with a whip (= a long, thin piece of rope, leather, etc.) or a stick, as a punishment

Soldiers used to be flogged for disobedience.

(Übersetzung von “flog” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /floɡ/ (past tense, past participle flogged)

to beat; to whip

In the old days people were flogged for breaking the law.
flogging noun

a public flogging.
flog a dead horse

to try to create interest in something after all interest in it has been lost

perder el tiempo, machacar en hierro frío
The programme makers have run out of ideas and the show is just repeating itself now – basically, they’re just flogging a dead horse.

(Übersetzung von “flog” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)