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double whammy
Pronunciation: /ˈˌdəbəl ˈ(h)wæmi/

Translation of double whammy in Spanish:

noun

  • [colloquial]
    doble palo [colloquial]
    doble revés (masculine)
    we face the double whammy of deflation and tax increases
    nos enfrentamos al doble palo or revés de la deflación y el aumento de los impuestos

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