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fnarr fnarr

Saltos de línea: fnarr fnarr
Pronunciación: /fnɑː ˈfnɑː
 
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(also fnar fnar)

Definición de fnarr fnarr en inglés:

exclamación

British informal
Used to represent sniggering, typically at a sexual innuendo: That’s some package! (Said the bishop to the actress, fnarr fnarr)
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It's finally happened! Bollywood's hottest real-life couple have united on the big screen (fnar fnar).
  • But I have seen a lot of birds in my time (the feathery type I mean, not the other type, fnarr fnarr).
  • Of course, associating it with a toilet tends to lend a sort of fnarr fnarr quality to the whole thing as well.

Origen

1980s: perhaps imitative of the sound of suppressed laughter.

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