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00:37 Jan 21, 2008
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Polish to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Linguistics
Polish term or phrase: głupczątko
Określenie uztye przez męza w odniesieniu do zony. Połączenie słow "głupie kurczatko" sugeruje negatywne zabarwienie.
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Summary of answers provided
4sappy
EnglishDirect
4silly billy
*eva*
3 +1featherbrain
Caryl Swift
3sillychick
Jerzy Matwiejczuk
3stupie
allp
3dimwitted chick
Edyta Sawin
2dummy
Przemyslaw Podmostko


  

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10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
dimwitted chick


Explanation:
dumb chick

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Note added at 12 mins (2008-01-21 00:50:16 GMT)
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silly chick, doofus

Edyta Sawin
United States
Local time: 08:47
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in category: 4
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stupie


Explanation:
tu coś piszą o wiewiórce...
http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=stupie

allp
Poland
Local time: 15:47
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in category: 19
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
silly billy


Explanation:
pieszczotliwo-pobłażliwie

*eva*
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:47
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
featherbrain


Explanation:
There's also 'airhead', of course, but 'featherbrain' kind of keeps the bird motif. I haven't suggested anything with 'chick' because I'm not sure if it's more usual, quite compimentary meaning, when applied to women, would be appropriate to your context.
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feather-brain
n noun a silly or absent-minded person.

DERIVATIVES
feather-brained adjective
(From "The Concise Oxford English Dictionary")
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feath·er·brain (fr-brn)
n.
A silly, flighty, or empty-headed person.
feather·brained adj.
(From: http://tinyurl.com/ys9ecj)
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2. chick - informal terms for a (young) woman
dame, wench, doll, bird, skirt
fille, girl, miss, missy, young lady, young woman - a young woman; "a young lady of 18"
(From: http://tinyurl.com/2hj9x4)
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For more on the complimentary nature of 'chick', see:
http://tinyurl.com/2atssn

Caryl Swift
Poland
Local time: 15:47
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 28

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sylwia Dziuba
3 hrs
  -> Thank you :-)
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5 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
sappy


Explanation:
propozycja

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Note added at 5 hrs (2008-01-21 06:18:27 GMT)
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http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/archive/index.php/t-181400.ht...
http://www.chiefsplanet.com/BB/archive/index.php/t-134243
http://www.fantasybaseballcafe.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=24...
http://www.spartantailgate.com/forums/msu-red-cedar-message-...


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Note added at 5 hrs (2008-01-21 06:19:40 GMT)
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"sappy woman" oczywiście

EnglishDirect
Local time: 15:47
Native speaker of: Polish
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7 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5
dummy


Explanation:
?

Przemyslaw Podmostko
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:47
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Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
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11 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
sillychick


Explanation:
W takiej postaci często używane jako nick na forach i blogach.
Chodzi mi też po głowie zbitka "stupchick", ale to brzmi za bardzo z rosyjska:)

Jerzy Matwiejczuk
Local time: 15:47
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
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