pamplina translation | Spanish-English dictionary

Collins

pamplina

  
      sf  
1    *   (=tontería)   silly remark  
¡pamplinas!      rubbish!, nonsense!  
eso son pamplinas      that's a load of rubbish  
sin más pamplinas      without any more beating about the bush  
2    *   (=aspaviento)   fuss
3    *   (=zalamería)   soft soap *     
no me vengas con pamplinas      don't come to me with that soft soap *     
4      (Bot)   chickweed
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
nonsense!
exp.
rubbish!
exp.
that's a load of rubbish
exp.
without any more beating about the bush
exp.
don't come to me with that soft soap
"pamplina": examples and translations in context
Aquéllos que invocan en este sentido las tradiciones, la costumbre, la religión o cualquier otra pamplina no hacen otra cosa más que cubrir con el velo de la hipocresía su dimisión ante la barbarie. Those who, when dealing with this subject, invoke tradition, custom, religion or any other such nonsense do no more than shroud in hypocrisy their failure to confront barbarism.
Pamplinas' este no da más. Nonsense, this does not give more.
No dices más que pamplinas y sentimentalismos. What you're saying is just jabbering and sentimentality.
Tu tesis es, científicamente, pamplinas. Your thesis is, scientifically, rubbish.
Pamplinas, en todas partes es lo mismo. Baloney! It's always the same thing.
Trato de decir cada vez menos pamplinas. I'm actually trying to cut down on my weed intake.
See how “pamplina” is translated from Spanish to English with more examples in context

head

Reverso Community

  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
Advertising
"Collins Spanish Dictionary 8th edition published in 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005"