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01:36 Jul 25, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: schvuchtel
schvuchtel
schvuchtel
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Summary of answers provided
na +1Homosexualambittles
na +1fruit loop, fag
Patricia Gifford
na +1queen
Mats Wiman
na +1queen
Mats Wiman


  

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8 mins peer agreement (net): +1
queen


Explanation:
Duden-Oxford:
Schwuchtel /'/ die; Schwuchtel, Schwuchteln (salopp) queen (sl.)



    Duden-Oxford+MW
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 19:25
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1498

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agree  ambittles
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11 mins peer agreement (net): +1
queen


Explanation:
Sorry forgot to mention my interpretation: Schvuchtel=Schwuchtel

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 19:25
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1498

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agree  ambittles
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58 mins peer agreement (net): +1
fruit loop, fag


Explanation:
Fruit loop is a friendly description of a flamboyant gay person.

Fag is a little more derogatory.

Queen refers to a gay person in drag (Drag queen).

Patricia Gifford
Local time: 19:25
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 74

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Marcus Malabad: never heard fruit loop before! that's funny ;-)
12 hrs
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7 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
Homosexual


Explanation:
Schwuchtel is dialekt and means homosexual not queen!!!

ambittles
Local time: 18:25
PRO pts in pair: 26

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Nancy Arrowsmith
387 days
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