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Swedish translation: onani

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English term or phrase:masturbation
Swedish translation:onani
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17:48 Jul 11, 2001
English to Swedish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: procrastination is like...
the thing I want translated is:

Procrastination is like masturbation, you enjoy it at first, but at the end you are just screwing yourself.

thanx!
xxxReid131
Förhalningspolitik är som onani, i början njuter man, men se upptäcker man att det är meningslöst.
Explanation:
Translation of the message, not of the words.
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Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 15:10
Grading comment

Thankyou so much! (Tack så mycket!) This is for my friend, who likes this saying! Thanks again!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1förhalning är som...
Mats Wiman
naFörhalningspolitik är som onani, i början njuter man, men se upptäcker man att det är meningslöst.
Sven Petersson
na -1Att vänta och se kan har sina fördelar, men i den långa lopet är det bortkast tid
Donald MacDonell-Sanderson


  

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Förhalningspolitik är som onani, i början njuter man, men se upptäcker man att det är meningslöst.


Explanation:
Translation of the message, not of the words.


    Native Swedish and English speaker.
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 15:10
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 14134
Grading comment

Thankyou so much! (Tack så mycket!) This is for my friend, who likes this saying! Thanks again!
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1 hr peer agreement (net): -1
Att vänta och se kan har sina fördelar, men i den långa lopet är det bortkast tid


Explanation:
procrastination is like...

Here the sexual content is not really good "business speak". Nor is it polite.


Donald MacDonell-Sanderson
Local time: 14:10
PRO pts in pair: 28

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Mats Wiman: The author is the judge. To be added: Typos/errors happen but 4 in one sentence is a bit too much!
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3 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
förhalning är som...


Explanation:
Förhalning är som onani, i början är det skönt, men till slut är det dig själv du lurar.


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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 15:10
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 3482

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sven Petersson: This is the best one!
2 days 20 hrs
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