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01:34 Sep 24, 2000
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Dutch term or phrase:doorrijder
Context = petrol station
How would you call someone who fills up his tank at the petrol station and then drives off without paying?
I have though ot 'fill-and-run' but I'm sure there is a more accurate term which refers to the person instead of to the action.
Can anyone help?
Explanation: I think this would be a pretty could translation. If the context were "deze man is een doorrijder", "this person committed a fill-and-run" would be a good translation. "Filler-and-runner" seems rather odd, doesn't it, so I feel it would be better to describe than to find a precise translation. Sorry I cannot help you with that.
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