arribista translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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arribista

  
      smf   upstart, arriviste frm  
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"arribista": examples and translations in context
Me gusta más "arribista". I still like "upstart" the best.
Que soy un arribista, un don nadie que controla un sindicato. That I'm an upstart, a nobody who's gotten control of the union.
Era un arribista, sólo eso. He was ambitious... and that was all.
Rembrandt lo había pintado como un niño rico, un arribista exhibicionista. GREENAWAY: Rembrandt has painted him as a rich boy, an exhibitionist parvenu.
¡Nadie llama arribista a un Firefly! A man doesn't live who can call a Firefly an upstart.
¡Nadie llama arribista a la luciérnaga Firefly! A man doesn't live who can call a Firefly an upstart.
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