una punta di sufficienza

English translation: with a touch of condescendence

17:03 Aug 30, 2018
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / In A Magazine Article
Italian term or phrase: una punta di sufficienza
Contesto (re-opening of the "Paul Is Dead" controversy, Paul McCartney of the Beatles, that is:

La sfida è raccolta da Gabriella Carlesi e Francesco Gavazzeni con divertimento e una punta di sufficienza, perché qui non ci sono cadaveri o fori di proiettile da analizzare.

Grazie,

Barbara
Barbara Cochran, MFA
United States
Local time: 22:10
English translation:with a touch of condescendence
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Marco Solinas
Local time: 19:10
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3 +3with a touch of condescendence
Marco Solinas


  

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with a touch of condescendence


Explanation:
There are many valid translations of this expression.

Marco Solinas
Local time: 19:10
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