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16:37 Dec 26, 2010
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
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Spanish term or phrase: bolita culebra
I'm translating an inmate phone call and he says: "ahí ya ves que se la pasan la bolita culebra que quieren pasar de letras ahí me las bajas de bolitos y de humos."

Is it Mexican slang or a way to say something that I don't really understand?

Thanks for any suggestion.
Luximar Arenas Petty
United States
Local time: 03:25
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4group of mother fuckers
Aradai Pardo Martínez


  

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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
group of mother fuckers


Explanation:
Me parece que no es "culebra" sino "culera", o que la persona usa "culebra" para no ser tan vulgar.

Bolita se refiere a un grupo de personas, una bandita, unos cuantos (por eso seguramente usó el plural en el verbo aunque el sujeto sea singular).

Espero que te ayude. ¿Estás seguro/a que dice "pasar de letras"?

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Note added at 4 hrs (2010-12-26 21:18:00 GMT)
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"A bunch of", creo que sería mejor

Aradai Pardo Martínez
Mexico
Local time: 02:25
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PRO pts in category: 4
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Asker: Gracias Aradai, llegue a esa conclusion despues de buscar y buscar y no encontrar nada relacionado con culebra.

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