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21:52 Aug 29, 2006
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Polish to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
Polish term or phrase: zwiazac kogos w kij
... zwiazali nas w kij i zaladowali na woz drabiniasty.

Czy ktos sie orientuje, czy istnieje jakies krotkie wyrazenie po ang? Raczej trudno to dokladnie opisywac w kontekscie wywiadu z kombatantem...
Joanna Carroll
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3może hog-tie/ truss
3tied to a stick

Discussion entries: 6



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tied to a stick

maybe.... :-)

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Local time: 19:02
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może hog-tie/ truss

We were hog-tied. choć to tylko nogi
na pewno tez jest okropnie
They bound us jand and foot ale to ma raczej ine znaczenie.
We were trussed with a stick under knees.

Note added at 58 mins (2006-08-29 22:50:55 GMT)

Oczywiście hand and foot

Note added at 59 mins (2006-08-29 22:51:57 GMT)

Lub trussed up

Example sentence(s):
  • trussed - bound or secured closely; "the guard was found trussed up with his arms and legs securely tied";
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