TANSTAAFL


TANSTAAFL
сл.
There Ain't No Such Thing As A Free Lunch

Hacker's dictionary. . 1999.

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  • TANSTAAFL — ist eine Abkürzung für die englische Redewendung „there ain’t no such thing as a free lunch“, die durch den Science Fiction Autor Robert A. Heinlein in seinem Roman The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress von 1966 populär gemacht wurde.[1][2] Der Roman… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • TANSTAAFL — is an acronym for the adage There Ain t No Such Thing As A Free Lunch, popularized by science fiction writer Robert A. Heinlein in his 1966 novel The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress ,Safire, William On Language; Words Left Out in the Cold New York Times …   Wikipedia

  • tanstaafl — tanstaafl,   Talk Mode …   Universal-Lexikon

  • TANSTAAFL — (there ain t no such thing as a free lunch) nothing worthwhile is for free, quality doesn t come cheap (Internet Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • TANSTAAFL — Bandera de la anarquista República de Luna con el lema TANSTAAFL, de la novela La Luna es una cruel amante TANSTAAFL es una sigla del adagio en inglés There Ain t No Such Thing As A Free Lunch , que traducido casi literalmente al español… …   Wikipedia Español

  • tanstaafl — There ain t no such thing as a free lunch. Old saying, but Tanstaafl as a word was popularized by the book The Moon is a Harsh Mistress by Robert A. Heinlein. A. Hey, let s go into that bar they give away free drinks. B. Tanstaafl, my friend ...… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • tanstaafl — There ain t no such thing as a free lunch. Old saying, but Tanstaafl as a word was popularized by the book The Moon is a Harsh Mistress by Robert A. Heinlein. A. Hey, let s go into that bar they give away free drinks. B. Tanstaafl, my friend ...… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • Tanstaafl — Robert A. Heinlein Robert A. Heinlein Heinlein dédicaçant un de ses livres en 1976 Autres noms Anson McDonald Lyle Monroe John Riverside Caleb Saunders Simon York Activité …   Wikipédia en Français

  • TANSTAAFL — There Ain t No Such Thing As A Free Lunch (Business » General) There Ain t No Such Thing As A Free Lunch (Internet » Chat) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • TANSTAAFL — (USENET Jargon) There Ain t No Such Thing As A Free Lunch …   Acronyms

  • TANSTAAFL — There Ain t No Such Thing As A Free Lunch …   Abbreviations SMS and Internet


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