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Autor:  Márcio Farias
E-mail:  marcio_osorio@oi.com.br
Data:  08/MAI/2007 9:38 PM
Assunto:  Enrolado
 
Mensagem:  Now you do!

*enrolado (colloq.)
confused, mixed up, complicated, messed up

Ele fala todo enrolado = He talks uninteligible, he babbles a lot

Que história enrolada! = You gave us a badly told story/tale there! (You gave us an untrue story)

mais enrolado do que papel higiênico (sl., joc.)
very confused, quite complicated
(see "enrolado")

mais enrolado do que pentelho de africano (vulg., joc.)
very confused, quite complicated
(see "enrolado")

[Source: A Dictionary of Informal Brazilian Portuguese, ISBN #0-87840-091-5. My former American girlfriend gave me a copy of it. You can get one from amazon.com.]


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Enrolado  –  Alexandre  08/MAI/2007, 5:55 PM
 Enrolado  –  Márcio Farias  08/MAI/2007, 9:38 PM

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