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city slicker

Spanish translation: Rata de asfalto o citadino

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English term or phrase:city slicker
Spanish translation:Rata de asfalto o citadino
Entered by: Sergio Perera
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18:47 Oct 20, 2006
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
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English term or phrase: city slicker
as in a peasant sold a .... to a city slicker for three times the value
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Rata de asfalto o citadino
Explanation:
El término "rata de asfalto" es lo que encuentro más cercano a la implicación derogativa que tiene el término en inglés. Si no, es simplemente "citadino".
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Sergio Perera
Mexico
Local time: 10:53
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thanks, citadino will be.
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4 +1Rata de asfalto o citadino
Sergio Perera


  

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Rata de asfalto o citadino


Explanation:
El término "rata de asfalto" es lo que encuentro más cercano a la implicación derogativa que tiene el término en inglés. Si no, es simplemente "citadino".


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Sergio Perera
Mexico
Local time: 10:53
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
Grading comment
thanks, citadino will be.

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