"gang" in Spanish

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
gang{noun}
gang(also: mob, gaggle, band, crew)
the gang of thugs had terrorized the neighborhood
la pandilla de matones había atemorizado al barrio
Many studies document a robust and consistent relationship between gang membership and elevated delinquency.
Muchos estudios documentan una relación consistente y coherente entre la integración de una pandilla y el aumento de la delincuencia.
the gang leaders have been caught
han caído los cabecillas de la pandilla
Then there is social wrecking, with gangs of third-world seafarers, modern-day galley slaves, exploited literally to the point of slavery.
Además, naufragios sociales, con sus cuadrillas de marineros del tercer mundo, nuevos condenados a trabajos forzados de los tiempos modernos, explotados hasta la esclavitud.
gang(also: team)
brigada{f} (de obreros)
Gangs of soldiers are regularly involved in attacks, robbery and rape.
Brigadas de soldados cometen regularmente ataques, robos y violaciones.
In the 1960s and 1970s Europe faced the violence of Communist-inspired extremist movements such as the 'Red Brigades' or the Baader-Meinhof Gang.
En años 60 y 70, Europa se enfrentó a la violencia de movimientos extremistas de inspiración comunista, como las Brigadas Rojas o la Banda Baader-Meinhof.
In the 1960s and 1970s Europe faced the violence of Communist-inspired extremist movements such as the 'Red Brigades ' or the Baader-Meinhof Gang.
En años 60 y 70, Europa se enfrentó a la violencia de movimientos extremistas de inspiración comunista, como las Brigadas Rojas o la Banda Baader-Meinhof.
camada{f} [pej.] (de ladrones, sinvergüenzas)
cayapa{f} [Ven.] [coll.]
gang(also: team)
faena{f} (grupo de trabajadores)
gallada{f} [SAm.] [coll.]
gang(also: band)
gavilla{f} (de bandidos, golfos)
mancha{f} [Peru] [coll.] (pandilla)
palomilla{f} [Mex.] [coll.] (pandilla, grupo)
gang(also: mob)
patota{f} [LAm.] [coll.]
gang(also: mob)
patulea{f} [coll.] (de maleantes)
patulea{f} [coll.] (de niños)
We really are talking about a gang of brigands, and the chief brigand, Karadzic, really has fomented infamy here.
Se trata realmente de una banda de ladrones y su capitán, Karadzic campa por sus respetos.
The first concerns the gang of Colombian counterfeiters brought down.
El primero es la desarticulación de la banda de falsificadores colombianos.
. - Mr President, Mr Wolfowitz belongs to the powerful Iraq War Bush gang.
. - (EN) Señor Presidente, el señor Wolfowitz pertenece a la poderosa banda de la Guerra de Iraq del señor Bush.
gang(also: mob)
basca{f} [coll.]
barra{f} (de amigos)
batallón{m} [coll.] (grupo numeroso)
they all turned up in a great gang
se presentaron todos en batallón
cambote{m} [Ven.] [slg.]
combo{m} [coll.] (pandilla)
gang(also: mob)
indiada{f} (panda)
pelotón{m} [coll.] (de gente)
gang(also: crowd)
regimiento{m} [coll.] (grupo, multitud)
troupe{f} [coll.] (pandilla)
A young woman was sentenced to 200 lashes and six months' imprisonment after being gang-raped by seven men.
Una mujer joven fue condenada a doscientos latigazos y seis meses de prisión tras ser violada por un grupo de siete hombres.
Currently a gang which is sowing instability among Europe's neighbours can travel freely through Russian airports.
Actualmente, un grupo que está sembrando la inestabilidad entre los vecinos de Europa puede viajar libremente por los aeropuertos rusos.
he was attacked by a gang of youths
fue atacado por un grupo de jóvenes
montón{m} [coll.]
pila{f} [coll.]
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CONTEXT EXAMPLES
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The 60-strong gang, armed with the latest weapons, were operating in densely forested areas.
They did - and within 6 months the scottish national parks act was passed in 2000.
In Saudi Arabia, a 20-year-old woman fell victim to gang rape but was herself convicted.
En Arabia Saudí, una mujer de 20 años fue víctima de una violación colectiva, de la que ella misma fue declarada culpable.
It is apparently not enough that women have to be subjected to degrading and scandalous gang rapes.
Por lo que parece, no basta con que las mujeres sean objeto de degradaciones y escandalosas violaciones colectivas.
the gang of thugs had terrorized the neighborhood
la pandilla de matones había atemorizado al barrio
He was the first forest officer to be kidnapped by a notorious gang of dacoits belonging to the renowned Baloch Chandio Tribe.
He managed to pursuade his senior colleagues to act regarding national parks if they won the election.
Verily, those who spread the slander are a gang among you.
¿Por qué los creyentes y las creyentes al oír algo así, no piensan lo mejor unos de otros, y dicen: "Esto es claramente mentira"?
he led us to the gang's hiding place
nos condujo al lugar donde se escondía la banda
a gang of muggers is operating in the area
una banda de asaltantes opera en la zona
he was identified as a member of the gang
se lo identificó como miembro de la banda
the gang needs him to act as lookout
la banda lo necesita para que haga de guardia
the gang needs him to act as lookout
la banda lo necesita para que haga de campana
the gang needs him to act as lookout
la banda lo necesita para que les eche aguas
a gang of thieves is operating in the area
una banda de ladrones opera en la zona
the gang needs him to act as lookout
la banda lo necesita para que haga de loro
the net was closing around the gang
la red se iba cerrando en torno a la banda
the same old gang running things
el grupito de siempre dirigiendo el cotarro
the gang leaders have been caught
han caído los cabecillas de la pandilla
The armed gang kept me in captivity for two nights but it seemed like a thousand years.
Over the years many people have worked to create national parks for Scotland but there is one man who can be credited with actually making it happen: John McFall.
he was attacked by a gang of youths
fue atacado por un grupo de jóvenes
He said four men, including the leader of the gang that conducted the robbery, were arrested in raids in Belgrade, the capital, and the central city of Cacak.
El lienzo estaba oculto bajo la tapicería del techo de un coche.