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"pimenta nos olhos do outro e refresco"

English translation: veja nota abaixo

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Portuguese term or phrase:"pimenta nos olhos do outro e refresco"
English translation:veja nota abaixo
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03:08 Feb 18, 2006
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Portuguese term or phrase: "pimenta nos olhos do outro e refresco"
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Giovana
veja nota abaixo
Explanation:
After a long searching, I couldn't find any equivalent in English. Suggest explaining it after a brief comment like: As Brazilians would say, do you think pepper in somebody else's eyes is a refreshment? (or: I don't think pepper in somebody else's eyes is a refreshment).
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Claudio Mazotti
Brazil
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Claudio Mazotti


  

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veja nota abaixo


Explanation:
After a long searching, I couldn't find any equivalent in English. Suggest explaining it after a brief comment like: As Brazilians would say, do you think pepper in somebody else's eyes is a refreshment? (or: I don't think pepper in somebody else's eyes is a refreshment).

Claudio Mazotti
Brazil
Native speaker of: Portuguese
PRO pts in category: 82
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