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07:27 Sep 18, 2000
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: dallying "ding-dong"
They're talking about a critic of art,
the phrase is "He was a real bastard with a dallying 'ding-dong'"

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nacon un reñido que es una përdida de tiempoMegdalina
naTedioso "ding-dong"Ivan Sanchez
naWhere are you heathclif when we need you!Megdalina



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Where are you heathclif when we need you!

Hang on and don't give up - this is a real toughie but SOMEONE will help. Sorry I can't in any real way. Good luck!

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1 day1 hr
Tedioso "ding-dong"

Aparenta referirse a un crítico de arte que siempre repite lo mismo.

Ivan Sanchez
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1 day3 hrs
con un reñido que es una përdida de tiempo

According to Harrap's ding dong means argument, squabble and dallying of course is to waste time so it would mean he wastes time wih his senseless arguing.
There also always is this too - ding dong is slang for penis and dallying could come from daliance which is an affair, so dallying ding dong COULD be a "pene que pone cuernos..." but I'm guessing it's the former - you should be able to tell from the context. I labored over this all night since I sent you the first futile message. Hope this helps you some!!! Suerte!

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