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sprog

Saltos de línea: sprog
Pronunciación: /sprɒɡ
 
/
British informal , humorous

Definición de sprog en inglés:

sustantivo

1A child.
Example sentences
  • They send their sprogs to a local authority club round the corner.
  • Actually, I'm soon going to be visiting my sister and am quite looking forward to seeing her sprogs again (aged 8 and 6, so hardly babies), so I'm certainly no child-hater.
  • Thus, the scene is set for a hectic fortnight's ‘holiday’ in which the sprogs will be consecutively ignored, yelled at and ordered to get out from under my feet.

verbo (sprogs, sprogging, sprogged)

[no object] Volver al principio  
Have a baby.
Example sentences
  • All my friends seem to be sprogging.
  • This evening I visited my sister Sheena, who has just sprogged.
  • Well, nothing has changed, except that I sprogged.

Origen

1940s (originally services' slang): perhaps from obsolete sprag 'lively young man', of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with sprog

agog, befog, blog, bog, clog, cog, dog, flog, fog, frog, grog, hog, Hogg, hotdog, jog, log, nog, prog, slog, smog, snog, tautog, tog, trog, wog

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Palabra del día emulous
Pronunciación: ˈɛmjʊləs
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