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Polish translation: grunt pali mu sie pod nogami

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English term or phrase:hot water
Polish translation:grunt pali mu sie pod nogami
Entered by: JamesBarto
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22:01 Jan 23, 2002
English to Polish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: hot water
He is in hot water. I am looking for something better than, On jest w klopocie.
JamesBarto
grunt pali mu sie pod nogami
Explanation:
This way you know he's in trouble, and a serious one to boot, and the element of heat is preserved, and it's visual, and... well, it's hot overall!
(no bragging)
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WTLS
United States
Local time: 19:24
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dzieki
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
5 +1grunt pali mu sie pod nogamiWTLS
4on ma poważne klopoty
Jakub Szacki
4ma duzy problem
Teresa Goscinska


  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
ma duzy problem


Explanation:
TG

Teresa Goscinska
Local time: 12:24
Native speaker of: Polish
PRO pts in pair: 723
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13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
on ma poważne klopoty


Explanation:
OR:
wpadł

Jakub Szacki
Poland
Local time: 02:24
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in pair: 1857
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30 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
grunt pali mu sie pod nogami


Explanation:
This way you know he's in trouble, and a serious one to boot, and the element of heat is preserved, and it's visual, and... well, it's hot overall!
(no bragging)

WTLS
United States
Local time: 19:24
PRO pts in pair: 150
Grading comment
dzieki

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agree  Araksia Sarkisian: perfect explanation!...lol
36 mins
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