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Definición de “jolly hockey sticks” en inglés

jolly hockey sticks

UK humorous
describes a woman or girl of a high social class who is enthusiastic in a way that annoys most people
(Definition of jolly hockey sticks from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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