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English to Portuguese translations [PRO] Idioms / Maxims / Sayings / expressão
English term or phrase:take up the slack
Qual é a tradução de "take up the slack", como no texto abaixo?
That there is a break down of order as fuel supplies run out in the next 30 days. There could be incidents and then Gorbachev can actually use the troops in which case we will have to do something other than consult with our allies which is a pretty week position. TOM FOREMAN Mr. Hyland is a viable option for the United States to try to supply natural gas and crude oil to Lithuania, to step in there and take up the slack? SCOTT SIMON, HOST I don't see how you could physically get anything in to Lithuania that the Russians don't want you to get. There is a border with Latvia, there is a border with Poland and there is a seaport which is under Russian Control.