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In Mexico, specifically Tijuana, I,ve seen in restaurants "Di no a las drogas, paga en efectivo por favor. I think that una droga is also a debt (deuda) and it's a play on words. Therefore it means "say no to drogas (debts), pay in cash. Does anybody know if that's right?

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droga R A E

  1. f. Can., Am. Mer. y Méx. Deuda, a veces la que no se piensa pagar.
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Well, I see that no one has seen "di no a las drogas in restaurants in Mexico".

  • In any case, outside of those countries (or maybe just Mexico) "drogas" doesn't mean "deuda" at all. I was a bit shocked when I read that :) - bill1111 Oct 15, 2010 flag
  • I'd never heard the phrase before. Now I know. - KevinB Oct 15, 2010 flag
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