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Spanish translation: acribillarlos a tiros ; lanzarles objetos/ misiles

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English term or phrase:Peppering them
Spanish translation:acribillarlos a tiros ; lanzarles objetos/ misiles
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21:10 Jul 10, 2008
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Art/Literary - Cinema, Film, TV, Drama / Film script
English term or phrase: Peppering them
I need help in translating the phrase PEPPERING THEM, it is used in the following context:

They

creep between the depression’s sandy banks to a point

enabling them to enfilade the attackers and instantly begin

peppering them. CUT TO:
bh101184
acribillarlos a tiros ; lanzarles objetos/ misiles
Explanation:
Need more context.

2. Figuratively: To shower shot or other missiles, or blows,
upon; to pelt; to fill with shot, or cover with bruises or
wounds; as, to pepper him with buckshot. "I have peppered
two of them." "I am peppered, I warrant, for this world."
--Shak.
http://onlinedictionary.datasegment.com/word/peppering
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bcsantos
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Local time: 18:12
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GRACIAS creo que esta sugerencia es perfecta.
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3 +4acribillarlos a tiros ; lanzarles objetos/ misiles
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peppering them
acribillarlos a tiros ; lanzarles objetos/ misiles


Explanation:
Need more context.

2. Figuratively: To shower shot or other missiles, or blows,
upon; to pelt; to fill with shot, or cover with bruises or
wounds; as, to pepper him with buckshot. "I have peppered
two of them." "I am peppered, I warrant, for this world."
--Shak.
http://onlinedictionary.datasegment.com/word/peppering

bcsantos
Gibraltar
Local time: 18:12
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Grading comment
GRACIAS creo que esta sugerencia es perfecta.

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