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dime British & World English

A ten-cent coin

dime bag British & World English

A specified amount of an illegal drug, packaged and sold for a fixed price

on a dime in dime British & World English

Used to refer to a manoeuvre that can be performed within a small area or short distance

on a dime British & World English

Used to refer to a manoeuvre that can be performed within a small area or short distance

dime novel British & World English

A cheap, popular novel, typically a melodramatic romance or adventure story

dime store British & World English

A shop selling cheap merchandise (originally one where the maximum price was a dime)

five-and-dime British & World English

A shop selling a wide variety of inexpensive household and personal goods

a dime a dozen in dime British & World English

Very common and of no particular value

get off the dime in dime British & World English

Be decisive and show initiative

a dime a dozen British & World English

Very common and of no particular value

get off the dime British & World English

Be decisive and show initiative

nickel-and-dime British & World English

Harass (someone) by charging for many trivial items or services

five-and-dime store in five-and-dime British & World English

A shop selling a wide variety of inexpensive household and personal goods

dime novel English-Spanish

novelucha

dime store English-Spanish

tienda que vende artículos de bajo precio, baratillo m

five-and-dime English-Spanish

baratillo m

nickel-and-dime English-Spanish

de poca monta familiar/colloquial

dime la neta in neta Spanish-English

tell me the truth, give it to me straight

it's not worth a dime in dime English-Spanish

no vale nada, no vale un duro

dime cuál te gusta más in cuál Spanish-English

tell me which (one) you like best

dame pan y díme tonto in pan Spanish-English

I don't care what people say as long as I get what I want

this car can turn on a dime in dime English-Spanish

este coche es muy maniobrable

I'd stake my last dime on it in stake English-Spanish

me jugaría hasta el último centavo a que es así

déjate de rodeos y dime la verdad in dejar Spanish-English

stop beating about the bush and tell me the truth

no seas remilgosa y dime que sí in remilgón Spanish-English

stop being so difficult and just say you'll do it

me rindo, dime dónde lo has escondido in rendir Spanish-English

I give up, tell me where you've hidden it

saca la cuenta y dime cuánto te debo in sacar Spanish-English

work it out and tell me how much I owe you

dime con quién andas y te diré quién eres in decir Spanish-English

you can judge a man by the company he keeps

dime una cosa ¿tú que piensas de todo esto? in cosa Spanish-English

tell me, what do you make of all this?

dime un nombre, el primero que se te ocurra in ocurrir Spanish-English

give me a name, the first one that comes into your head

dime con quién andas y te diré quién eres in quién Spanish-English

you can tell a person by the company he keeps

déjate de historias y dime por qué no viniste ayer in historia Spanish-English

stop making excuses and tell me why you didn't come yesterday