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flak {noun}

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2. "criticism"
I know that it gets a lot of flak for the way in which it uses the money at its disposal, some of which is justified, but most of which is not.
Sé que recibe muchas críticas por la forma en que emplea los recursos de que dispone, algunas de ellas justificadas, pero en su mayor parte no.
Mr President, I too should like to congratulate all the rapporteurs, especially Mr McCartin, who has taken a reasonable amount of flak from me.
McCartin, que me ha ahorrado un buen número de críticas.
3. aviation

Context sentences for "flak" in Spanish

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EnglishIt is a little unfair that we have Commissioner Bjerregaard here tonight to take the flak rather than Sir Leon Brittan.
Es un poco injusto que sea la comisaria Bjerregaard quien esté aquí esta noche para aguantar el chaparrón en lugar de Sir Leon Brittan.
Englishhe took a lot of flak in the debate
EnglishMr President, I too should like to congratulate all the rapporteurs, especially Mr McCartin, who has taken a reasonable amount of flak from me.
Señor Presidente, yo también deseo felicitar a los ponentes, en especial, al Sr. McCartin, que me ha ahorrado un buen número de críticas.
EnglishI know that it gets a lot of flak for the way in which it uses the money at its disposal, some of which is justified, but most of which is not.
Sé que recibe muchas críticas por la forma en que emplea los recursos de que dispone, algunas de ellas justificadas, pero en su mayor parte no.
EnglishIndeed, some of those that have been returned were sent back wearing flak jackets and helmets, which, to me, says it is not exactly a safe area.
De hecho, algunos de los que fueron devueltos llevaban chalecos antibala y casco, lo que a mi parecer indica que la zona no es exactamente segura.
EnglishMr President, you often come in for a lot of flak on these occasions and I think it is only right that on some occasions you should receive some compliments as well.
Señor Presidente, a menudo es usted blanco de muchas observaciones desagradables y me parece que es justo que en otras ocasiones se le hagan también cumplidos.