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02:36 Oct 26, 2000
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase:tidlywinks
In every human activity from tidlywinks to searching for a cure for cancer, hardly ever does the standard become the status quo.
Explanation: In this contex, tidlywinks means a very unimportant activity, with no repercusion whatsoever. I would translate it as bagatelle, triffle, triviality: "minutie, mesquinerie, petitesse, bagatelle,..." the latter being my fav. A vous de jouer! Salut :)
xxxPaul Roige Spain Local time: 22:13 Native speaker of: Spanish, Catalan PRO pts in pair: 12