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3 months ago

Barbara R. Cochran, MFA  See profile asked this question:

Language pair:

Spanish > English



Level of diffculty:

Easy / medium

Word or term in question:

cuento tártaro


¿De modo que el Caudillo le había tomado el pelo y la indisposción era un cuento tártaro?

"Tall tale"?



The answer of plaisirsdelavie  See profile was rated best

I agree. Maybe tartaro has something to do with crude meat and would mean that it is easy to tell it's just a lie. (it is not well cooked up)