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fussbudget
American English: /ˈfəsˌbədʒət/
British English: /ˈfʌsbʌdʒət/

Translation of fussbudget in Spanish:

noun

(American English)
  • 1.1 (nag)
    rezongón, (-gona) (masculine, feminine)
    1.2 (worrier)
    maniático, (-ca) (masculine, feminine)
    mañoso, (-sa) (masculine, feminine) (Latin America)
    don't be such a fussbudget
    no te preocupes tanto por todo
    Example sentences
    • The fussbudget character C3PO, from the Star Wars movies, is a perfect example.
    • Incredible as it may sound, even a notorious fussbudget like myself couldn't stay mad at the island.
    • Dickie Bird could be a most irritating fussbudget.

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