to take stoppo if the householder did come back

02:22 Apr 12, 2005
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English term or phrase: to take stoppo if the householder did come back
this gave us an extra few seconds in which to take stoppo if the householder did come back while we were still in the premises
deborah


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4 +1escaparnos (sin ser descubiertos) si el dueño de la vivienda regresara
Oso (X)
4para darnos a la fuga si al dueño de la casa se le ocurre regresar
Otilia Acosta


  

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escaparnos (sin ser descubiertos) si el dueño de la vivienda regresara


Explanation:
Hola Deborah,
Lo único que se me ocurre para "stoppo" y es slang es lo siguiente:

STOPPO

Stoppo is slang for a break from work; a rest.
***Stoppo is criminal's slang for a rapid escape in order to avoid detection.***

Buena suerte y saludos del Oso ¶:^)


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Oso (X)
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agree  Refugio
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  -> Muchísimas gracias, Ruth ¡Saludos! ¶:^)
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para darnos a la fuga si al dueño de la casa se le ocurre regresar


Explanation:
Una sug.

Otilia Acosta
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