out the window
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out the window(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (through the window)
a. por la ventana
Jackie looked out the window at the children playing.Jackie miró por la ventana a los niños que jugaban.
2.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(down the tube)
a. por la borda
Kelly's plans went out the window when her son got sick.Los planes de Kelly se fueron por la borda cuando se enfermó su hijo.
b. al diablo
Her efforts to keep the secret flew out the window when she got hacked.Sus esfuerzos por mantener el secreto se fueron al diablo cuando fue hackeada.
c. a la porra
She threw our relationship out the window by cheating on me.Mandó nuestra relación a la porra al ponerme los cuernos.
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