Translation of johnny-come-lately in Spanish:

johnny-come-lately

dormido, n.

Pronunciation /ˌdʒɑniˌkəmˈleɪtli/

nounPlural johnny-come-latelies

  • 1

    (latecomer)
    dormido masculine informal
    tren de última hora masculine informal
    • They're the newest johnny-come-lately to blogging and they don't stand a chance against Blogger, MT, Wordpress and everything else that came before.
    • Of course, some johnny-come-latelies will have absolutely no recollection of that history, at all.
    • Oh, johnny-come-lately, the new boy on the block, says that this is a Budget policy debate.
    • We do not have to fill this country with whoever wants to come here - any johnny-come-lately who feels uncomfortable here, there, or anywhere.
    • Indeed, objections to Mary are johnny-come-latelies on the stage of Protestant theology.
    • The threat comes not from some Whitehall johnny-come-lately, nor some politically correct illiterate chair of a focus group, seeking his day in the Sun.
    • How does this johnny-come-lately who is more ‘pay-per-view’ than ‘free to air’ concern us people?
    • The electoral college makes it likely that Harney - rather than a membership stuffed with johnny-come-latelies - will herself choose the next leader.
    • The Ramones aren't any johnny-come-lately to the right.
    • At the same time, Parlon is something of a johnny-come-lately to the party, and suspicion abounds that he could just as happily represent another party.
    • Although New Zealand First is a johnny-come-lately, at least it has finally got it right.
    • As Italian American clubs, all the recent anthologies can't help but look a bit johnny-come-lately.
  • 2

    (upstart)
    recién llegado masculine
    advenedizo masculine
    trepa masculine Spain informal