cry crocodile tears

Submitted by Llegó Dolor Del Corazón on Sun, 28/08/2016 - 14:10

Idiomatic translations of "cry crocodile tears"

Bulgarian
роня крокодилски сълзи
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Croatian
Roniti krokodilske suze
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French
pleurer des larmes de crocodile
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English, French, Greek #1, #2
Hindi
घड़ियाली आंसू बहाना
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Hindi
मगरमच्छ के आंसू
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Indonesian
air mata buaya
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Persian
اشک تمساح ریختن
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Portuguese
Chorar lágrimas de crocodilo
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Spanish
Llorar lágrimas de cocodrilo
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Arabic #1, #2, Greek, Spanish
Spanish
lágrimas de cocodrilo
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Meanings of "cry crocodile tears"

Arabic

يبكي دموع التماسيح

Explained by Llegó Dolor Del CorazónLlegó Dolor Del Corazón on Tue, 30/08/2016 - 11:30
English

to have a show of sorrow that's not sincere, to pretend that one is crying

Explained by Llegó Dolor Del CorazónLlegó Dolor Del Corazón on Sun, 28/08/2016 - 14:10
English

to have a show of sorrow that's not sincere, to pretend that one is crying

Explained by Llegó Dolor Del CorazónLlegó Dolor Del Corazón on Sun, 28/08/2016 - 14:10
English

expressing sorrow which is insincere.

Explained by Guest on Sat, 03/03/2018 - 13:08
Explained by Guest
English

faked sadness

Explained by romanceworldromanceworld on Mon, 13/01/2020 - 12:47
Explained by romanceworldromanceworld
Greek

προσποιούμαι πως είμαι λυπημένος

Explained by StavroulaStavroula on Sun, 04/09/2016 - 22:17
Explained by StavroulaStavroula
Italian

Piangere lacrime di coccodrillo (fingere un dispiacere)

Explained by Lidia ElenaLidia Elena on Tue, 30/08/2016 - 16:34
Explained by Lidia ElenaLidia Elena
Italian

Piangere lacrime di coccodrillo (fingere un dispiacere)

Explained by Lidia ElenaLidia Elena on Tue, 30/08/2016 - 16:36
Explained by Lidia ElenaLidia Elena
Latvian

Paust liekulīgu žēlumu, līdzjūtību, izlikties ka kaut ko nožēlo.

Explained by SpiritOfLightSpiritOfLight on Tue, 14/04/2020 - 11:47
Explained by SpiritOfLightSpiritOfLight
Romanian

A plânge lacrimi de crocodil

Explained by Lidia ElenaLidia Elena on Tue, 30/08/2016 - 16:35
Explained by Lidia ElenaLidia Elena
Romanian

A plânge lacrimi de cocodril

Explained by Lidia ElenaLidia Elena on Tue, 30/08/2016 - 16:36
Explained by Lidia ElenaLidia Elena