Translation of "bluff" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /blʌf/ us

to deceive someone by making them think either that you are going to do something when you really have no intention of doing it, or that you have knowledge that you do not really have, or that you are someone else

marcarse un farol
Is he going to jump or is he only bluffing?
Tony seems to know a lot about music, but sometimes I think he’s only bluffing.
She bluffed the doorman into thinking that she was a reporter.

(Translation of “bluff” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /blaf/

rough, hearty and frank

a bluff and friendly manner.

(Translation of “bluff” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)