police is playing into his / her hands

Greek translation: η αστυνομία πέφτει στην παγίδα του/τησ

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English term or phrase:police is playing into his / her hands
Greek translation:η αστυνομία πέφτει στην παγίδα του/τησ
Entered by: Evdoxia R. (X)

07:22 Apr 25, 2005
English to Greek translations [Non-PRO]
Law (general)
English term or phrase: police is playing into his / her hands
Σε μία ταινία για έναν κατα συρροή δολοφόνο, ενώ έχουν πιάσει κάποιον ύποπτο, ένας από τους πρωταγωνιστές πιστεύει ότι ο αληθινός δολοφόνος είναι ελύθερος και προετοιμάζεται γι ατο επόμενο θύμα του. Λέει λοιπόν:"Τhe killer is still out there plotting to hit again. And the police are playing into his/her hands."
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η αστυνομία πέφτει στην παγίδα του/της
Explanation:
PLAY INTO THE HANDS OF....

παίζω το παιγνίδι του.. #
παίζω το παιγνίδι τού.. #
πέφτω στην παγίδα του.. #
πέφτω στην παγίδα τού..
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Evdoxia R. (X)
Greece
Local time: 09:20
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5 +8η αστυνομία πέφτει στην παγίδα του/της
Evdoxia R. (X)


  

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η αστυνομία πέφτει στην παγίδα του/της


Explanation:
PLAY INTO THE HANDS OF....

παίζω το παιγνίδι του.. #
παίζω το παιγνίδι τού.. #
πέφτω στην παγίδα του.. #
πέφτω στην παγίδα τού..


Evdoxia R. (X)
Greece
Local time: 09:20
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek
PRO pts in category: 8

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Helen Chrysanthopoulou
2 mins
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agree  Elena Petelos: ...would prefer your other option :-) "παίζει/παίζυν το παιχνίδι του" ΄-)
26 mins
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agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
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agree  Catherine Christaki
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agree  EN>ELTranslator
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agree  Georgios Paraskevopoulos
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agree  Valentini Mellas
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agree  Melita (X)
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