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Catalan translation of “shrug”

shrug

verb   /ʃrʌɡ/ (present participle shrugging, past tense and past participle shrugged)
to move your shoulders up and down to show that you do not care about something or that you do not know something
arronsar (les espatlles)
He just shrugged his shoulders.
shrug   /ʃrʌɡ/ noun the action of moving your shoulders up and down to show that you do not care about something or that you do not know something
arronsament d’espatlles
(Definition of shrug verb from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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