Translation of dog in the manger in Spanish:

dog in the manger


  • don't be a dog in the manger no seas como el perro del hortelano (que ni come ni deja comer) (before noun/delante del nombre) dog-in-the-manger attitude/approach actitud (feminine)/enfoque (masculine) del perro del hortelano

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