In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1tajada femenino coloquialpellizco masculino España coloquialto take / get a rake-off from sth — llevarse un pellizco de algo España
- There will no doubt be other rake-offs involved.
- Paramilitaries might get a rake-off from counterfeiting, but not a great deal is known about it.
- ‘If any of the rake-off is used in the future presidential campaign, it will be a serious scandal,’ Sun said.
- Remind me to mention his name to be sure he gets his rake-off.
- The gang had been feuding with the Mexican Mafia over who would collect the ‘rent,’ or rake-off of illegal profits from the hustlers near MacArthur Park who trafficked in fake papers for undocumented immigrants.
- We are taking the risk and he gets to rake-off.
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