to run like being in molasses

Italian translation: correndo come si fosse in melasse

17:45 May 11, 2000
English to Italian translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: to run like being in molasses
Is it a current expression or invented?
Valerio Valentini
Italian translation:correndo come si fosse in melasse
Explanation:
penso che potrebbe essere una espressione in un senso figurato
" correndo come si fosse in melasse "

Buon Lavoro. Ana. Argentina
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na"come correre nella molassa"
Carlo Mannocci
nacorrendo come si fosse in melasse
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correndo come si fosse in melasse


Explanation:
penso che potrebbe essere una espressione in un senso figurato
" correndo come si fosse in melasse "

Buon Lavoro. Ana. Argentina

ana solis
Local time: 09:51
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2 days 6 hrs
"come correre nella molassa"


Explanation:
Vuol dire con difficolta' e con lentezza dato che la massa gelatinosa e appiccicante della molassa non e' indubbiamente l'ideale per correre!
Espressione figurativa di difficolta' e ritardo nelle azioni.

Carlo Mannocci
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