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15:25 Feb 13, 2007
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Idioms / Maxims / Sayings
English term or phrase: PUT IN
'PUT IN' in 'On the other hand, XXX colleagues all over the world know that they’re not PUTTING IN the hours for the Club Excellence team.'
Paulo
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1se esforcando/se dedicando/ dando o seu melhor
Beta Cummins
4não estão a dedicar-se ou a dedicar horas ao...
claudia123
4empregando (as horas necessárias para a equipe Club Excellence)
Alvaro Neder, Ph.D.


  

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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
put in
se esforcando/se dedicando/ dando o seu melhor


Explanation:
ditto

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Note added at 36 mins (2007-02-13 16:02:06 GMT)
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Beta Cummins
United States
Local time: 09:51
Works in field
Native speaker of: Portuguese
PRO pts in category: 16

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agree  Susy Ordaz
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38 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
put in
empregando (as horas necessárias para a equipe Club Excellence)


Explanation:
to put in: colloq. pass, spend (a portion or period of time) in some specified or understood activity;

então, tem o sentido de empregar; a idéia de esforço não faz parte desta locução específica, devendo ser suplementada.

Alvaro Neder, Ph.D.
Local time: 10:51
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 8
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put in
não estão a dedicar-se ou a dedicar horas ao...


Explanation:


claudia123
Local time: 14:51
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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