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Spanish translation: jovencitos bien dotados

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13:17 Dec 20, 2003
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / general
English term or phrase: strapping young bucks
Republicans aggressively encouraged the exodus of disaffected white voters from the Democratic Party. In 1980, GOP presidential nominee Ronald Reagan was accusing "strapping young bucks" and Cadillac-driving "welfare queens" of abusing the welfare system.
Andres Galliano
Local time: 14:33
Spanish translation:jovencitos bien dotados
Explanation:
i have always thought of a young buck as a strong good looking young man.. correct me if i am wrong
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lincasanova
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4 -1jovencitos bien dotadoslincasanova


  

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22 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): -1
jovencitos bien dotados


Explanation:
i have always thought of a young buck as a strong good looking young man.. correct me if i am wrong

lincasanova
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

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disagree  Refugio: In this case, it means able-bodied men who are well able to work and yet don't.
1 day 4 hrs
  -> yes.. exactly.. strong young men.. one would wonder of course why they weren't working .
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