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Portuguese translation: pau mandado

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English term or phrase:stooge
Portuguese translation:pau mandado
Entered by: Madalena Ribeiro
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20:32 Feb 14, 2007
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English term or phrase: stooge
calling someone a stooge... what would be the word for it in portuguese (BR)???
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pau mandado
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5burro de carga, bobalhão
Gisele Goldstein
4pau mandado
Madalena Ribeiro



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pau mandado


Madalena Ribeiro
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burro de carga, bobalhão

Acho que dependendo do contexto, essas opções também podem ser boas, veja definição de stooge.

n 1 Amer sl ator que contracena com um comediante e o ajuda nas piadas. 2 fig servente, burro de carga. • vi 1 fazer papel de bobo (no palco). 2 Brit sl voar de um lado sobre um espaço reduzido (diz-se de piloto). 3 Brit sl andar de um lado para outro sem rumo.

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