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pairo

  
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estar al pairo        (Náut)   to lie to  
MODISMOS quedarse al pairo      to sit back and do nothing  
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pápiro, paro, piro, pailero

estar al pairo exp.
to lie to
[Naut.]

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exp.
to sit back and do nothing
(MODISMOS)
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"pairo": examples and translations in context
Cuando lleguemos a Quiberon Mr. Bowles, quiero- que se ponga al pairo lo más cerca posible de la costa. When we get to Quiberon, Mr. Bowles, I want you- to heave to as close in shore as possible.
Estoy aquí, al pairo, sin poder entrar a puerto. Here I am and I can't get inside my house.
José Luis Pairo y a Juan Luis Martinez. Pair Jose Luis and Juan Luis Martinez.
Mi hijo está aquí con la au pair. Sorry, that was my son and the nanny.
Y donde el lavadero está Chaos, nuestra au pair francesa. And over there at the wash basin is Chaos, our French au pair.
La encontré cuando era au pair en Londres. I found it when I Was an au pair in London.
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