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a sawbuck

French translation: billet de 10 dollars

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English term or phrase:sawbuck
French translation:billet de 10 dollars
Entered by: Ana.uk
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03:07 Dec 28, 2000
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: a sawbuck
New York italian restaurant context again.

"I had you figured for a sawbuck"

"To tide me over until I get fired?"

It sounds like sort of sub or loan I think...
Ana.uk
Local time: 05:12
un billet de dix dollars
Explanation:
sawbuck = American slang for a 'Ten Dollar (Bank) Note', hence un billet de dix dollars


My dictionary :) (a.o. Wolters' English Dictionary)

HTH
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Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 06:12
Grading comment
Thanks!

I must change my dictionary.
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naun billet de dix dollars
Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

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un billet de dix dollars


Explanation:
sawbuck = American slang for a 'Ten Dollar (Bank) Note', hence un billet de dix dollars


My dictionary :) (a.o. Wolters' English Dictionary)

HTH

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 06:12
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 395
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Thanks!

I must change my dictionary.
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