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|English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]|
|English term or phrase: sophomorically/get a rise out of|
|"There'd been times when , sophomorically, I'd cast a glance at another person,if only to get a rise out of my ex."|
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A veces echaba un vistazo a algiuen, como cualquier bachillera, tan solo para irritarlo a mi ex.
N. Amer. a second-year university or high-school student.
sophomoric adj.[earlier sophumer f. sophum, obs. var. of sophism]
The Oxford English Reference Dictionary, Oxford University Press 1996
- get a rise out of
Elicit an angry or irritated reaction, as in "His teasing always got a rise out of her". This expression alludes to the angler's dropping a fly in a likely spot in the hope that a fish will rise to this bait.
The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer
Local time: 08:19
PRO pts in pair: 26
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Hubo un tiempo en que,
como una colegiala/adolescente cualquiera, echaba un vistazo a otros(hombres) sólo para provocar/molestar a mi ex.
I hope it helps you Iara.
Local time: 00:19
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 1987
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