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Portuguese translation: gray groovers => pessoas com cabelos grisalhos que curtam

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English term or phrase:groover
Portuguese translation:gray groovers => pessoas com cabelos grisalhos que curtam
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17:07 Nov 10, 2008
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Advertising / Public Relations
English term or phrase: groover
Sentence: "We face a future dominated by gray groovers or dribblers". Part of an interview, where the interviewee talks about the increase in the number of people over 65 years-old in Great Britain.
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gray groovers => pessoas com cabelos grisalhos que curtam
Explanation:
gray groovers => pessoas com cabelos grisalhos que curtam

dribbler => pessoas com incontinência urinaria

groove
grooved; groov·ing

transitive verb 3: to enjoy oneself intensely4: to interact harmoniously <contemporary minds and rock groove together —

Groover
Groov"er\, n. 1. One who or that which grooves.

5. Slang. an enjoyable time or experience.
–verb (used with object)
.
7. Slang.
a. to appreciate and enjoy.
b. to please immensely.
–verb (used without object)
8. Slang.
a. to take great pleasure; enjoy oneself: He was grooving on the music.
b. to get along or interact well.

drib.bler
n 1 baboso, tolo, idiota.

drib.ble
n 1 baba, saliva. 2 pingo, gota, fio de água. 3 pouquinho, pequena quantidade. 4 chuvisco, garoa. 5 Esp.drible. // vt+vi 1 gotejar, pingar. 2 babar. 3 chuviscar, garoar.

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2. Groover
A more contemporary version of the 17th and 18th century term, "Fop". A groover is someone who finds themselves exceedingly stylish or hip, to the extent that those around them regard them as foolish or goofy.
That girl/guy thinks they are so hot, but she/he's like sixty and wearing leather, man, she/he is a total groover.

4. groover

an individual who frequents raves on a regular basis
My friend claire is such a groover. She is really into the groover chick thing.

http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=groover
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Local time: 20:11
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5gray groovers => pessoas com cabelos grisalhos que curtam
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gray groovers => pessoas com cabelos grisalhos que curtam


Explanation:
gray groovers => pessoas com cabelos grisalhos que curtam

dribbler => pessoas com incontinência urinaria

groove
grooved; groov·ing

transitive verb 3: to enjoy oneself intensely4: to interact harmoniously <contemporary minds and rock groove together —

Groover
Groov"er\, n. 1. One who or that which grooves.

5. Slang. an enjoyable time or experience.
–verb (used with object)
.
7. Slang.
a. to appreciate and enjoy.
b. to please immensely.
–verb (used without object)
8. Slang.
a. to take great pleasure; enjoy oneself: He was grooving on the music.
b. to get along or interact well.

drib.bler
n 1 baboso, tolo, idiota.

drib.ble
n 1 baba, saliva. 2 pingo, gota, fio de água. 3 pouquinho, pequena quantidade. 4 chuvisco, garoa. 5 Esp.drible. // vt+vi 1 gotejar, pingar. 2 babar. 3 chuviscar, garoar.

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Note added at 17 hrs (2008-11-11 10:27:59 GMT)
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2. Groover
A more contemporary version of the 17th and 18th century term, "Fop". A groover is someone who finds themselves exceedingly stylish or hip, to the extent that those around them regard them as foolish or goofy.
That girl/guy thinks they are so hot, but she/he's like sixty and wearing leather, man, she/he is a total groover.

4. groover

an individual who frequents raves on a regular basis
My friend claire is such a groover. She is really into the groover chick thing.

http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=groover

airmailrpl
Brazil
Local time: 20:11
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 56
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Reference information:
Não sei ajuda, mas acrescento esta ligação com definições de "groover" publicadas no Urban Dictionary.

Artur Jorge Martins
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neutral  Maria José Tavares: só faltou a liga
5 mins
  -> Pois... Mas como mais vale tarde que nunca, aqui vai: http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=groover.
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