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Spanish translation of “flog”

flog

verb /floɡ/ (past tense, past participle flogged)
to beat ; to whip
azotar
In the old days people were flogged for breaking the law .
flogging noun
azotaina
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 .
(Definition of flog from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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