estirabot

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Etymology[edit]

By metathesis from earlier (now dialectal) estaribot, from Spanish estribote, a satirical verse form.

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Noun[edit]

estirabot m (plural estirabots)

  1. An absurdity, a silly thing to say, a piece of nonsense.
    Aquells estirabots no es poden acceptar.
    Those absurdities can't be accepted.

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