1 nada por el estilo• nothing of the sort
2 ser algo completamente distinto(v.) = be nothing of the sortEx. The second edition of the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR2) is, in fact, nothing of the sort.* * *(v.) = be nothing of the sort
Ex: The second edition of the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR2) is, in fact, nothing of the sort.
3 ¡no hay tales corderos!
4 nada de esonot at all, nothing of the kind■ ¿se casa Maribel? --¡nada de eso! is Maribel getting married? --absolutely not!, no way!
5 calañaf.1 class, nature, type, stamp.2 sample, pattern.* * *1 (muestra, patrón) sample, pattern2 figurado (calidad, naturaleza) nature, disposition3 peyorativo kind, type, sort* * *SF sort* * *
los de tu calaña... — your sort o kind... (colloq)* * *= stamp, stripe.Ex. The new heir apparent is probably a man of a very different stamp.Ex. The field of computational linguistics is exciting insomuch as it permits linguists of different stripes to model language behaviour.* * *
los de tu calaña... — your sort o kind... (colloq)* * *= stamp, stripe.
Ex: The new heir apparent is probably a man of a very different stamp.Ex: The field of computational linguistics is exciting insomuch as it permits linguists of different stripes to model language behaviour.* * *si se junta con gente de esa calaña if he mixes with people of that type o sort* * *
calaña sustantivo femenino pey (estofa) kind, sort: con gente de esa calaña es mejor no tratarse, it's better to have nothing to do with people of that sort
* * *calaña nfPeyde esa calaña of that ilk;no me junto con los de su calaña I don't mix with people of his sort;gente de la peor calaña people of the worst sort, the worst sort of people* * *f despsort, type;son de la misma calaña they’re as bad as each other* * *calaña nf: ilk, kind, sortuna persona de mala calaña: a bad sort
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