ригівські посіпаки

English translation: The Party of Regions\' stooges

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Ukrainian term or phrase:ригівські посіпаки
English translation:The Party of Regions\' stooges
Entered by: Vadim Khazin

22:32 Jun 12, 2014
Ukrainian to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Government / Politics
Ukrainian term or phrase: ригівські посіпаки
... а кого призначив - представників олігархату і ригівських посіпак...
Vadim Khazin
Local time: 15:46
The Party of Regions' stooges
Explanation:
Приспешники Партии регионов

"Посіпака": http://slovopedia.org.ua/41/53407/271316.html
"Рыги" - на сленге означает "регионалы", члены партии регионов, очень негативный оттенок.
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Alexander Kozhukhov
Ukraine
Local time: 22:46
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4 +2The Party of Regions' stooges
Alexander Kozhukhov
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посіпака = прислужник, поплічник // приспешник, прихлебатель, прихвостень
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The Party of Regions' stooges


Explanation:
Приспешники Партии регионов

"Посіпака": http://slovopedia.org.ua/41/53407/271316.html
"Рыги" - на сленге означает "регионалы", члены партии регионов, очень негативный оттенок.

Alexander Kozhukhov
Ukraine
Local time: 22:46
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Reference: посіпака = прислужник, поплічник // приспешник, прихлебатель, прихвостень

Reference information:
http://sum.in.ua/s/posipaka

http://ukrainian_explanatory.academic.ru/136532/посіпака

Hence:

* hangers-on / onhangers

* lap-dogs

http://www.multitran.ru/c/m.exe?CL=1&s=&l1=1

http://www.multitran.ru/c/m.exe?l1=2&l2=1&s=

http://www.multitran.ru/c/m.exe?t=4129297_1_2&s1=

http://www.multitran.ru/c/m.exe?l1=1&l2=2&s=

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Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
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