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Saying in original language: C'est comme pisser dans un violon ! (a bit coarse)
English translation of the saying: It's like peeing in a violin !
Language: French
Meaning in English: It's useless. You say that when you feel unhelpful, un powerful. "Je lui ai dit cent fois de regarder ? droite et ? gauche avant de traverser la route, mais c'est comme pisser dans un violon !" (I told him a hundred times to look on the right and on the left before he crosses the street, but it's useless / he doesn't listen to me)
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