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en homme

English translation: dressed like a man

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Italian term or phrase:en homme
English translation:dressed like a man
Entered by: Therese Marshall
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20:09 Mar 5, 2007
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / shoe-making, fashion
Italian term or phrase: en homme
Context:Ispirata ad una donna “en homme”, cultrice di un look maschile
Therese Marshall
Local time: 14:08
dressed like a man
Explanation:
en homme = French meaning "(dressed) as a man or even (disguised) as a man, although the verb is not expressed

Inspired by the idea of a woman in man's clothes, who cultives a mannish look

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Note added at 11 hrs (2007-03-06 08:01:33 GMT)
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who CULTIVATES - typo
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Local time: 14:08
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4 +1dressed like a manxxxCMJ_Trans


  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
dressed like a man


Explanation:
en homme = French meaning "(dressed) as a man or even (disguised) as a man, although the verb is not expressed

Inspired by the idea of a woman in man's clothes, who cultives a mannish look

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Note added at 11 hrs (2007-03-06 08:01:33 GMT)
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who CULTIVATES - typo

xxxCMJ_Trans
Local time: 14:08
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PRO pts in category: 29

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