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Polish translation: eleganckie / wystrojone / odpicowane dupki

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English term or phrase:zoot suiters
Polish translation:eleganckie / wystrojone / odpicowane dupki
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19:30 Dec 4, 2004
English to Polish translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: zoot suiters
My mother was a beautiful woman. They were "pachucos",zoot suiters, and proud of it.
Ivona
United States
Local time: 17:03
eleganckie / wystrojone / odpicowane dupki
Explanation:
zoot = to dress flashily or vulgarly
zoot-suiter = a foolish, arrogant, vulgar young man, esp. when his image is boosted by flashy clothes

"aroganckie h*je w przebraniu"
"przystrojone głąby/cieniasy"

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Note added at 13 hrs 54 mins (2004-12-05 09:24:52 GMT)
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wyelegantowane chamy
prostackie gogusie
wypindowane ćwole
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eleganckie / wystrojone / odpicowane dupki


Explanation:
zoot = to dress flashily or vulgarly
zoot-suiter = a foolish, arrogant, vulgar young man, esp. when his image is boosted by flashy clothes

"aroganckie h*je w przebraniu"
"przystrojone głąby/cieniasy"

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Note added at 13 hrs 54 mins (2004-12-05 09:24:52 GMT)
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wyelegantowane chamy
prostackie gogusie
wypindowane ćwole

goodline
Local time: 00:03
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
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