dar cien vueltas

SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Literally, "to give a hundred turns/laps/spinning"

VerbEdit

dar cien vueltas

  1. (idiomatic, transitive) to beat the pants off, to wipe the floor with, to run rings around, to be much better (than), be far better at (something)
    Le da cien vueltas a su hermano.
    He wipes the floor with his brother.
  2. (idiomatic, transitive) to brood on, to chew on, to mull over, to go over
    Synonym: dar vueltas