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14:09 Jul 3, 2007
English to Spanish translations [PRO] Slang / magazine
English term or phrase:"thick as a plank"
Lady Di, who called herself a dumb blonde -"thick as a plank" was her phrase - become one of the icons of modern times.
be as thick as two short planks (British, informal, British, taboo!)
to be very stupid. He might be good-looking but he's as thick as two short planks. Most of the people who read these papers are as thick as shit anyway.
a. Not easy to hear or understand; indistinctly articulated: the thick speech of a drunkard.
b. Producing indistinctly articulated sounds: the thick tongues of barbarians.
8. Strongly apparent; conspicuous: a thick brogue.
9. Informal Lacking mental agility; stupid.
10. Informal Very friendly; intimate: thick friends.
11. Informal Going beyond what is tolerable; excessive.