nacer con torta bajo el brazo

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This idiom may be literally translated as "to be born with a pie under one's arm" and may also be written "traer torta bajo el brazo."
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (idiom) (to be born into a rich family)
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. to be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth (idiom)
Pancho nunca fue ambicioso porque nació con torta bajo el brazo.Pancho was never ambitious because he was born with a silver spoon in his mouth.
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