Translation of so-and-so in Spanish:
- 1 uncountable (unspecified person) (no article)Mr So-and-sofulano, (-na) (masculine, feminine)Mrs So-and-sodon or señor Fulano (de Tal)so-and-so wants this, so-and-so wants thatdoña or señora Fulana (de Tal)fulano quiere esto, mengano quiere aquelloExample sentences
- I have also seen many names such as so-and-so real estate advisory company or management advisory company.
- Yeah, I remember when so-and-so left a dead fish in my locker.
- I want to know people that you can pick up the phone to, and say, ‘Do you remember so-and-so?’
- 2 countable (unpleasant person) [euphemistic]which so-and-so has used up all the hot water?you so-and-sos!¿quién fue el hijo de su (santa) madre or (Mexico) el tal para cual or (Chile) el tal por cual que me dejó sin agua caliente? [euphemistic]¡canallas!¡sinvergüenzas!¡tales para cuales! (Mexico)¡tales por cuales! (Chile)Example sentences
- When I see my team-mates in the bar after a game I sometimes wonder if they are saying it's about time that old so-and-so gave up.
- But, being the conniving old so-and-so he is, he went one better.
- He used to be such a good sport, but now he's a grumpy old so-and-so.
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