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claptrap

Pronunciation: /ˈklæptræp/

Translation of claptrap in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • [colloquial/familiar] paparruchas (feminine plural) [colloquial/familiar]
    Example sentences
    • The plot is a baffling array of gangster parody nonsense, sexist claptrap and kidnap chaos.
    • I wonder who Nicola thinks she's fooling with this pious claptrap.
    • The global citizen is assaulted with a cacophony of claptrap, and mumbo-jumbo has gained the upper hand.

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Cultural fact of the day

The name of Spain's state-run post office is correos. Stamps can be bought in an estanco, although certified or express mail must be sent from a post office (estafeta or oficina de correos). Postboxes in Spain are silver with red and yellow hoops. There are also red boxes for urgent mail. In Latin America correo, in the singular, means both a post office and the mail system.