"Wedding Photography looks easy enough"....

Started Feb 2, 2010 | Discussions thread
OP tonymp Veteran Member • Posts: 3,781
Re: Yep

Doug Haag wrote:

You (the OP) said in your original post that you wandered around with a "nipped bottom". As one who is alternately fascinated and bewildered by British expressions, I'd love a translation please. Could it be something as simple as a "clenched sphincter"?

And what is being "chuffed" that I see frequently in British photo mags? The context makes it sound like it means overjoyed. But in the absence of any other context, the sound of the word would lead me to think that it meant something negative like "put off" or "peeved".

Hi Doug,
I think roughly translated, you are dead on about the clenched whatsit!
Chuffed, contrary to what it sounds is actually " very pleased" in Brit-speak!
The only thing that gets sharper with use is a woman's tongue!

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