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English to Spanish translations [PRO] Idioms / Maxims / Sayings / colloquial language
English term or phrase:pulling
The term appears on a guide for servers working at a bar. There's a description of risk factors, and one of them is:
-Openly sexual o sexually competitive activity (such as "pulling").
The target readers of this text are Spanish-speaking people living in the United Sates. Which would be an equivalent term in Spanish (preferably, Latin American Spanish, rather than Spanish from Spain)?
Explanation: Obviamente son dos registros totalmente diferentes, pero "pulling" es jerga, así que creo que levante le iría bien.
pull: Verb. 1. To seduce a desirable person, to sexually attract someone. Also commonly heard in the male expression pull a bird meaning to attract a female. E.g."I pulled this gorgeous student at the Union bar." http://www.peevish.co.uk/slang/p.htm
Adriana Penco Local time: 04:12 Works in field Native speaker of: Spanish PRO pts in category: 4
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