pensar en la inmortalidad del cangrejo

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally: “to think about the crab’s immortality.” Crabs and lobsters have unusually long lifespans.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pen.ˈsaɾ en la in.moɾ.ta.li.ˈðað ðel kaŋ.ˈgɾe.xo/

Verb[edit]

pensar en la inmortalidad del cangrejo

  1. to daydream
  2. to contemplate
  3. (intransitive) To become lost in thought, to ponder.
    • 2011, Magdalena González Gámez, La bandida, Grijalbo, page 42:
      Apuesto que cuando estás con alguien lueguito desconfías o estás pensando en la inmortalidad del cangrejo.
      I bet that when you are with somebody you start distrusting very soon or you are lost in thought.

Conjugation[edit]

See pensar

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