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miércoles

Translation of miércoles in English:

nombre masculino/masculine noun (plural miércoles )

  • 2 [familiar/colloquial] [eufemístico/euphemistic] (uso expletivo) ¡miércoles! shoot! (inglés norteamericano/American English) [familiar/colloquial], [eufemístico/euphemistic], , sugar! (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] [eufemístico/euphemistic] perro de miércoles (América Latina/Latin America) blooming dog [familiar/colloquial], effing dog [familiar/colloquial] [eufemístico/euphemistic] hace un tiempo de miércoles it's lousy weather [familiar/colloquial]

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