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Romanian translation: pentru ca nu suporta ideea de-a sta la parnaie, a spalat putina dupa jaf

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English term or phrase:take the lam
Romanian translation:pentru ca nu suporta ideea de-a sta la parnaie, a spalat putina dupa jaf
Entered by: Ioana Huiban
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12:47 Feb 22, 2009
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English term or phrase: take the lam
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Ioana Huiban
United States
Local time: 09:29
pentru ca nu suporta ideea de-a sta la parnaie, a spalat putina dupa jaf
Explanation:
slammer = parnaie (argotic)
to take the lam = a spala putina, a se face nevazut
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Emil Eugen Pop
Local time: 16:29
Grading comment
Multumesc!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +11pentru ca nu suporta ideea de-a sta la parnaie, a spalat putina dupa jaf
Emil Eugen Pop


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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +11
he couldn’t face the future in the slammer, so he took the lam after the robbery
pentru ca nu suporta ideea de-a sta la parnaie, a spalat putina dupa jaf


Explanation:
slammer = parnaie (argotic)
to take the lam = a spala putina, a se face nevazut

Emil Eugen Pop
Local time: 16:29
Meets criteria
Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Multumesc!

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Feb 22, 2009 - Changes made by Cristina Butas:
Term askedHe couldn’t face the future in the slammer, so he took the lam after the robbery » take the lam


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