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doggerel
American English: /ˈdɔɡərəl/
British English: /ˈdɒɡ(ə)r(ə)l/

Translation of doggerel in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • ripios (masculine plural)
    Example sentences
    • All the performers wore cloth caps, in token of the proletarian poet whose doggerel verses about the Tay Bridge and its collapse in 1879 provided the work's text.
    • At that time the eighteen-year-old Victoria's feminine virules of sympathy and beauty were proclaimed in doggerel verse to the street ballad-reading public.
    • Afterwards, he sits on the city hall steps reciting doggerel verses on the vagaries of the day's decisions.

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