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Spanish translation: de forma improvisada

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English term or phrase:seat-of-their-pants
Spanish translation:de forma improvisada
Entered by: kairosz (Mary Guerrero)
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20:35 Mar 5, 2007
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Psychology / Training on Coaching and Neuro-Semantics
English term or phrase: seat-of-their-pants
This lead to many coaches being criticized for operating from the seat-of-their-pants. There was no scientific or unified methodology.
kairosz (Mary Guerrero)
Mexico
Local time: 20:22
de forma improvisada
Explanation:
thefreedictionary.

seat-of-the-pants (stv--pnts)
adj. Slang
1. Based on or using intuition and experience rather than a plan or method; improvised: "Each has already moved beyond seat-of-the-pants management to more professional operating procedures" Business Week.
2. Performed without using instruments: a seat-of-the-pants landing of the aircraft.
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Rodrigo Mencía
Spain
Local time: 03:22
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Muchas gracias de nuevo, Rodrigo y muchos saludos
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4 +6de forma improvisada
Rodrigo Mencía


  

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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
de forma improvisada


Explanation:
thefreedictionary.

seat-of-the-pants (stv--pnts)
adj. Slang
1. Based on or using intuition and experience rather than a plan or method; improvised: "Each has already moved beyond seat-of-the-pants management to more professional operating procedures" Business Week.
2. Performed without using instruments: a seat-of-the-pants landing of the aircraft.


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Rodrigo Mencía
Spain
Local time: 03:22
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Muchas gracias de nuevo, Rodrigo y muchos saludos

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  María Teresa Taylor Oliver: Jaja, you're welcome! ;P
4 mins
  -> Gracias Tere, you still blow my mind :)

agree  Nicholas Ferreira: This is good. Possibly also "...precipitada"
7 mins
  -> Thanx Nick

agree  caro1504
42 mins
  -> Gracias Caro

agree  Alba Mora
1 hr
  -> Gracias Alba.

agree  Jan Castillo: Yes, I do almost all my cooking "by the seat of my pants", sounds strange but is completely true. And GOOD most of the time!
1 hr
  -> Yo también cocino así. Mezclo todo lo que tengo. :)

agree  Henry Hinds
2 hrs
  -> Gracias Henry
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