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(Ser) el abogado del diablo

Submitted by Madrid100 on Sun, 01/05/2016 - 04:12

Idiomatic translations of "(Ser) el abogado del ..."

English
to play devil's advocate
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English #1, #2, Greek
English
Play (the) devil's advocate
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French
(faire) l'avocat du diable
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French
Se faire l'avocat du diable
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German
den Advocatus Diaboli spielen
Greek
Κάνω το δικηγόρο του διαβόλου
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Italian
(fare) l'avvocato del diavolo
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Polish
odgrywać rolę adwokata diabła/ robić za adwokata diabła
Polish
Sprzymierzyć się z diabłem / sprzedać duszę diabłu
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Meanings of "(Ser) el abogado del ..."

English

lit. 'to be the devil's lawyer'. It means: someone who argues for the sake of arguing, even if they don't completely agree with what they're saying.

Explained by phantasmagoriaphantasmagoria on Mon, 13/06/2016 - 21:32
Explained by phantasmagoriaphantasmagoria