mentirijilla


mentirijilla
f.
fib (informal).
de mentirijillas as a joke, in fun; (en broma) pretend, make-believe (falso)
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mentirijilla
nombre femenino
1 familiar fib
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FRASEOLOGÍA
de mentirijillas (en broma) as a joke, for a laugh; (artificial) false, make-believe
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= fib, fibbing.
Ex. Democracy's most acute failures tend to result from power brokers who tell big fibs about the distribution of power.
Ex. When it comes to fibbing, women are far ahead of their male counterparts, a new survey has revealed.
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* decir mentirijillas = fib.
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= fib, fibbing.

Ex: Democracy's most acute failures tend to result from power brokers who tell big fibs about the distribution of power.

Ex: When it comes to fibbing, women are far ahead of their male counterparts, a new survey has revealed.
* decir mentirijillas = fib.

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mentirijilla nf
Fam fib;
de mentirijillas [en broma] as a joke, in fun;
[falso] pretend, make-believe

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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