Spanish translation: (equivalent) se balancean de un lado a otro como un columpio
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English term or phrase:
like a trombone player with a lazy arm
(equivalent) se balancean de un lado a otro como un columpio
I think the analogy makes sense. Normally a trombone players arm has to move really quickly to allow for quick, smooth transitions from note to note. If his/her arm would be lazy, the transitions would be quite sloppy and slurred.
Just my thoughts!
Bill Greendyk United States Local time: 22:09 Native speaker of: English