metidas a besta.

14:45 Jan 27, 2018
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Portuguese to French translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Portuguese term or phrase: metidas a besta.
"Temos pena. Eu gosto ainda menos de gajinhas metidas a besta. "

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Nathalie Tomaz
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Gabrielle Garneau

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Vous jugerez du ton approprié à votre contexte. Ma suggestion est peut-être trop fade. Pimbêches, poseuses, snobinardes, vaniteuses, etc.

Metido a besta
Def1. Pessoa que se julga acima dos outros.
Def2. Expressão popular; significa ser uma pessoa arrogante e irônica.

Gabrielle Garneau
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"gajinhas" is portuguese slang for "gals". "Gajo"slang for "guy"

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