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verso

Translation of verso in English:

nombre masculino/masculine noun

  • 3 (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) [familiar/colloquial] (mentira) es todo verso it's all lies hacerle el verso a algn (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) to try to con sb [familiar/colloquial], to spin sb a yarn [familiar/colloquial]

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An estanco is an establishment selling tobacco, stamps, bus and subway passes and other products whose sale is restricted. Cigarettes etc are sold in bars and cafés but at higher prices. Estancos also sell stationery and sometimes newspapers.