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fag end

Translation of fag end in Spanish:


(esp British) [colloquial]
  • 1 (of cigarette)
    Example sentences
    • He coughed and rested his fag end on the vintage Brylcream lid he used as an ashtray.
    • She curtsied on her way out, and dumped her fag end into Manny's fountain.
    • It annoys me when I see someone drop their fag end on the ground and they're standing right next to an ash tray which Surrey County Council recently installed on a load of lamp posts in Redhill.
    Example sentences
    • I could not watch the game all through but was lucky to be in front of TV in the fag end of the match.
    • The garden was set up at the fag end of last academic year.
    • Chewing On Glass is an album absolutely dripping in the soft, dewy sheen of midnight; the kind of music that you murmur to yourself at the fag end of parties and the quiet contemplation of dawn.
  • 2 (of conversation) don't pick up fag ends
    no sabes de qué estamos hablando
    she's always picking up fag ends
    siempre está metiendo su cuchara sin saber de qué se está hablando [colloquial]
  • 3 (remnant)
    restos (masculine plural)
    the fag end of the day/game
    el final del día/partido
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