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12:43 Mar 21, 2007
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
English term or phrase: bust butt
The day’s events consisted of flat races, fun races such as, Lime & Spoon, Balloon Water Relay, Bust Butt and Banana Peel.
Gracias :))
Maria Boschero
Argentina
Local time: 16:59
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Summary of answers provided
2 +1culo pelado
Maria Rosich Andreu


  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +1
culo pelado


Explanation:
¿Has traducido los nombres de las demás carreras? Si dejas alguno sin traducir, deberías hacer lo mismo con todos. En todo caso, "to bust one's butt" significa trabajar muy duro

DEFINICIÓN (http://bits.westhost.com/idioms/id99.htm)

bust one's butt, "to make an extreme, strenuous effort, to exert oneself"

Bust my butt: work very hard, work my fingers to the bone
She busts her butt to earn a good wage, and he spends it.

Si lo quieres traducir, se me ocurre "culo pelado", para mantener el tono jocoso y porque por aquí se utiliza la expresión "tener el culo pelado de tanto trabajar". Cualquier opción que signifique "esfuerzo, trabajo duro" te puede servir.

¡A ver si te ha ayudado!
Un saludo,
Maria


Maria Rosich Andreu
Spain
Local time: 21:59
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in CatalanCatalan, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 430

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agree  JoseAlejandro: Your suggestion may or may not be the right one, but it sounds like fun....suerte, preciosa!
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