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11:23 May 24, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: seven-layer liqueur things
brandy Alexanders, creme de cacao frappes, gimlets, flaming punch-bowls... seven-layer liqueur things.
(Who is afraid of Virginia Woolf)
Rosario Sanz Escriv
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Summary of answers provided
nacapasRAQUEL DURAN
naCócteles de siete licores
Silvia Sassone
nacocteles con siete capas de licoresLeonardo Lamarche
nacosas con siete capas de licoresRobert Anderson


  

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1 hr
cosas con siete capas de licores


Explanation:
As suggested by someone else, it would be a good idea to check the standard translation of the play, unless, of course, you are doing a new translation of the entire piece for some reason, in which case you have license to do it your way.

Robert Anderson
Local time: 16:35
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4 hrs
cocteles con siete capas de licores


Explanation:
Opino que sería mejor reforzar el texto con la palabra cocteles. Aunnque si el contexto original tiene un poco de sarcasmo, creo que se podría decir:"...menjurjes con siete capas de licores".

Leonardo Lamarche
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21 hrs
Cócteles de siete licores


Explanation:
Es evidente que se trata de una mezcla infernal de licores. Silvia (Argentina)

Silvia Sassone
Argentina
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1 day 2 hrs
capas


Explanation:
A bilingual bartender friend of mine said that it is a drink made with 4 different types of liquor, you use a spoon to make the alcohol go to the bottom of the glass, though it is only made with 4 types of liquor the mix of the colors gives the impression of 7 different colors of layers.

RAQUEL DURAN
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