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with a long-armed, hiah-swinging action

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01:12 Jun 8, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: with a long-armed, hiah-swinging action
Context: A farmer is about to cut an very valuable antique commode with a big axe. With this term, the author is describing the movement he is doing before starting to cut the commode.
Thanks,
Begoña
Begoa Aguilar
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Summary of answers provided
naver abajoAWatts
nacon un movimiento oscilante de sus largos brazosJesús Paredes
naVer abajo
Baruch Avidar


  

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3 hrs
Ver abajo


Explanation:
with a long-armed, hiah-swinging action =
"con un largo y altamente oscilante movimiento de brazo".

Baruch Avidar
Israel
Local time: 06:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
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3 hrs
con un movimiento oscilante de sus largos brazos


Explanation:
hiah=high?

Jesús Paredes
Local time: 00:22
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1 day 3 hrs
ver abajo


Explanation:
Lo traduzco asi: Con el brazo extendido a lo alto empezo /o/comenzo a mecer el hacha hacia la comoda anticuada para partirla.

Propongo decirlo asi por experiencia cortando arboles destrozados por el huracan "Fran". Ojala ayude.

AWatts
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