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Spanish translation: un par de tetas

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English term or phrase:babaloos
Spanish translation:un par de tetas
Entered by: Amanda Tozer
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09:43 Oct 19, 2004
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Cinema, Film, TV, Drama / Filmscript
English term or phrase: babaloos
This word is in a filmcript (a comedy), which says:
a man talking to an easy woman

Right now, the way you present yourself, you have taken away all the many aspects that comprise a human being as their right of birth and reduced yourself to only one aspect -babaloos.
Cristina Pedrazuela
un par de tetas
Explanation:
According to one website exploring the evolution of language and slang in particular:

The Haitian word for a male voudun priest is babaloa. Just as we turned the Creole word voudun into "voodoo", we also turned babaloa into babaloo.
Take Our Word For It Issue 69 - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... word voudun into "voodoo", we also turned babaloa into babaloo. ... thinks that it was
British collegiate slang, deriving from ... or football to everyone but us Yanks ...
www.takeourword.com/Issue069.html - 33k - En caché - Páginas similares

However this does not fit in to your context...it sounds like a slang word for a prostitute.....however, babaloos with an "s" apparently is slang for breasts:
Boob slang - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... i/ and /y/ sounds in the diminuative words for 'titties ... But dyoga is slang for breasts ...
I got: babaloos, babooms, bazoongas, bazumbas, blubbers, chichis, chichitas ...
www.livejournal.com/community/linguaphiles/1002690.html - 66k - En caché - Páginas similares

The Daily Page: Features: Mr. Right: Archive - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... of Slang. Others include: "kajoobies," "babaloos," "maracas," "bazoongies" and the
inevitable "hooters." As I mentioned last time, I prefer to use words like ...
www.thedailypage.com/features/ mr-right/archive/managedit.php?intmrrightid=142 - 16k - En caché - Páginas similares

EXCUSE THE OFFENSE THESE TERMS MIGHT CAUSE!
I propose: un par de tetas....te has reducido a un sólo aspecto: un par de tetas

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Amanda Tozer
Local time: 17:36
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4 +2un par de tetas
Amanda Tozer


  

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44 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
un par de tetas


Explanation:
According to one website exploring the evolution of language and slang in particular:

The Haitian word for a male voudun priest is babaloa. Just as we turned the Creole word voudun into "voodoo", we also turned babaloa into babaloo.
Take Our Word For It Issue 69 - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... word voudun into "voodoo", we also turned babaloa into babaloo. ... thinks that it was
British collegiate slang, deriving from ... or football to everyone but us Yanks ...
www.takeourword.com/Issue069.html - 33k - En caché - Páginas similares

However this does not fit in to your context...it sounds like a slang word for a prostitute.....however, babaloos with an "s" apparently is slang for breasts:
Boob slang - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... i/ and /y/ sounds in the diminuative words for 'titties ... But dyoga is slang for breasts ...
I got: babaloos, babooms, bazoongas, bazumbas, blubbers, chichis, chichitas ...
www.livejournal.com/community/linguaphiles/1002690.html - 66k - En caché - Páginas similares

The Daily Page: Features: Mr. Right: Archive - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... of Slang. Others include: "kajoobies," "babaloos," "maracas," "bazoongies" and the
inevitable "hooters." As I mentioned last time, I prefer to use words like ...
www.thedailypage.com/features/ mr-right/archive/managedit.php?intmrrightid=142 - 16k - En caché - Páginas similares

EXCUSE THE OFFENSE THESE TERMS MIGHT CAUSE!
I propose: un par de tetas....te has reducido a un sólo aspecto: un par de tetas



Amanda Tozer
Local time: 17:36
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Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 12
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Federica D'Alessio
2 hrs
  -> mil gracias

agree  Paula Gayol
4 hrs
  -> mil gracias
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