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audio pa·ja

f.
  1. botany straw
  2. figurative (lo desechable) deadwood, chaff
  3. (cosa sin substancia) straw, trifle
  4. (tonterías) rubbish, nonsense
  5. (para beber) (drinking) straw
  6. (relleno) padding, filler
  7. America faucet, tap

Idioms:
buscar la paja en el oído
figurative to look for trouble
echar pajas
to draw straws
en un quítame allá las pajas
in the wink of an eye, in a jiffy
no importar or no montar una paja
figurative to be unimportant
hacerse la or una paja
vulgarism to masturbate, jerk off
por quítame allá estas pajas
figurative for no reason, over nothing
Inflected Forms: pajas - femi

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