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whiff of potential

09:53 Jun 13, 2017
English to Persian (Farsi) translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Psychology / psychology
English term or phrase: whiff of potential
A whiff of potential, or even the prospect of rejection, can be enough to
trigger uncharacteristic behaviour in people
Elaheh Keyhanfar
Iran
Local time: 19:22


Summary of answers provided
5 +1ذره ای احتمال
Ali Fazel
5کوچکترین/کم رنگ ترین نشانه ای از توانش/استعداد
Hamed Naderian
5اندک پتانسیلی
Helia Vaezian
3اندکی استعداد / رایحه ای از استعداد و توانایی
Samaneh Samiee


  

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10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
اندک پتانسیلی


Explanation:
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Helia Vaezian
United States
Local time: 09:52
Native speaker of: Native in Farsi (Persian)Farsi (Persian), Native in Persian (Farsi)Persian (Farsi)
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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
اندکی استعداد / رایحه ای از استعداد و توانایی


Explanation:


Samaneh Samiee
Iran
Local time: 19:22
Native speaker of: Native in Farsi (Persian)Farsi (Persian), Native in EnglishEnglish
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21 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
کوچکترین/کم رنگ ترین نشانه ای از توانش/استعداد


Explanation:
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Hamed Naderian
Iran
Local time: 19:22
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Native speaker of: Native in Farsi (Persian)Farsi (Persian)
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3 days 1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
ذره ای احتمال


Explanation:
As I see it, the source is actually "A whiff of potential rejection or even the prospect of rejection..."

ذره ای احتمال یا امکان طرد شدن ممکن است برای ایجاد رفتار غیر معمول در فرد کافی باشد

ممکن است این که فرد ذره ای احتمال یا امکان بدهد طرد شود کافی باشد تا رفتاری غیر معمول در او ایجاد شود

Ali Fazel
Iran
Local time: 19:22
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in Persian (Farsi)Persian (Farsi), Native in Farsi (Persian)Farsi (Persian)
PRO pts in category: 17

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Edward Plaisance Jr: could we use something like کوچکترین بویی...۰ for "whiff of...?
19 days
  -> Thanks, but this does not collocate with احتمال in Farsi. بویی از انسانیت بردن/نبردن is a set phrase.
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