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Pronunciation: /ˌbegərmaɪˈneɪbər; ˌbegəmaɪˈneɪbə(r)/
, (British English/inglés británico) beggar-my-neighbour

Translation of beggar-my-neighbor in Spanish:


uncountable/no numerable
  • [ juego de naipes que consiste en tratar de quedarse con todas las cartas ] (before noun/delante del nombre) beggar-my-neighbor policy política (feminine) de empobrecer al vecino

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