- "(bojovat') bok po boku"
(fight) side by side
(fight) cheek by jowl
"podopierat' si boky"
stand with arms akimbo
[Does this mean to stand with your fists resting on your hips (like Baba used to stand when she was mad and glaring at us)?]
"ponechat' niec~o bokom/stranou"
leave something aside
put something aside/to one side
leave something out of consideration
"z boka na bok"
from side to side
> "podopierat' si boky"Yes, Helen, but this way of putting it usually carries the implication of
> Does this mean to stand with your fists resting on your hips
> (like Baba used to stand when she was mad and glaring at us
Peter si len podopiera boky.
"P. isn't doing anything, isn't helping."
The basic neutral reference to the posture is _dat si ruky v bok_ (assume
that posture), and _mat ruky v bok_ (hold that posture) -- for whatever
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