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English translation: and the only sparkle seen was from the fun splangled socks.

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13:44 Apr 10, 2000
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Portuguese term or phrase: paetê
(...) e o único brilho presente em bem-humoradas meias de paetê.
Fabiano Cid
English translation:and the only sparkle seen was from the fun splangled socks.
Explanation:
paetê is a French word for lentejoula, meaning a bright, sparkling piece of metal used for decoration.
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naSequin
Helena El Masri
naThe translation of "Paetê" is "sequin", but depending on context I would use glitter, sparkleHeloisa kinder
naand the only sparkle seen was from the fun splangled socks.Ines Bojlesen
naglitteraparecida


  

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35 mins
glitter


Explanation:
In the carnavalesque sense, the expression "plumas e paetê" (luxurious feathers and glitter) transmits the sense of glamour.

aparecida
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45 mins
and the only sparkle seen was from the fun splangled socks.


Explanation:
paetê is a French word for lentejoula, meaning a bright, sparkling piece of metal used for decoration.

Ines Bojlesen
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Local time: 01:09
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52 mins
The translation of "Paetê" is "sequin", but depending on context I would use glitter, sparkle


Explanation:
Expalantion:a small, shiny ornament or spangle, as a metal disk, esp. one of many sewn on fabric for decoration.




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56 mins
Sequin


Explanation:
'Paetê' is a brasilian word for 'Sequin'.
In Portuguese we say 'lantejoulas'. We also have dresses made out of sequin.


Helena El Masri
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