"camelo" in English

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
camelo{masculine}
camelo(also: bulo)
hoax{noun} [IT]
blag{noun} [Brit.] [coll.] (pretense)
con{noun} [coll.]
Estos votos piadosos en tiempos de desempleo y precariedad social sobre un fondo de inestabilidad internacional hacen aparecer la RSE como un gran camelo.
These pious hopes in times of unemployment and social precarity against a backdrop of international instability make CSR seem like a huge con.
sell{noun} [Brit.] [coll.] (deception)
to con[conned · conned] {v.t.} [coll.] (sweet-talk)
Estos votos piadosos en tiempos de desempleo y precariedad social sobre un fondo de inestabilidad internacional hacen aparecer la RSE como un gran camelo.
These pious hopes in times of unemployment and social precarity against a backdrop of international instability make CSR seem like a huge con.
Todo esto es para camelar al público británico para que crea que el Tratado de Reforma es en realidad materialmente diferente de la Constitución rechazada, cuando está claro que no lo es.
All this is to con the British public into believing that the Reform Treaty is actually materially different from the rejected Constitution, when patently it is not.
to snow[snowed · snowed] {v.t.} (persuade)
to sweet-talk {v.t.} [coll.]
camelar a algn para que + subj
to sweet-talk sb into -ing
CONTEXT EXAMPLES
Context examples for "camelo" in English(!) These sentences come from external sources & may not be accurate. Therefore, we are not responsible for their content.
cameló al abuelo para que le diese dinero
she sweet-talked her grandfather into giving her some money
cameló al abuelo para que le diese dinero
she wheedled some money out of her grandfather
eso que te ha contado es puro camelo
what he's told you is a load of bull
eso que te ha contado es puro camelo
what he's told you is a pack of lies
lo cameló para que le diera el dinero
she wheedled the money out of him
me cameló para que lo acompañara
she wheedled me into going with her