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Get someone in office

13:41 Feb 28, 2020
English to Polish translations [PRO]
Government / Politics / shady business
English term or phrase: Get someone in office
Mowa o tajnej, złowrogiej organizacji, która od jakiegoś czasu chce, żeby prezydentem został działający dla niej podwójny agent.


We've been talking about getting a double agent president in office for some time now.
Yourand
Poland


Summary of answers provided
4 +1osadzić kogoś na stanowisku
Marquis
3postawić kogoś na urząd/urzędzie
mike23
3spowodować/umożliwić wybranie na stanowisko
geopiet
3mianować podwójnego agenta na prezydenta
Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.


  

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20 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
get someone in office
mianować podwójnego agenta na prezydenta


Explanation:
Propozycja.

Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
United States
Local time: 06:52
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish
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25 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
get someone in office
spowodować/umożliwić wybranie na stanowisko


Explanation:
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Note added at 25 mins (2020-02-28 14:07:37 GMT)
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doprowadzić do wybrania

geopiet
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44 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
get someone in office
osadzić kogoś na stanowisku


Explanation:
tak po prostu

Marquis
United States
Local time: 05:52
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish

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agree  Iwona Szymaniak
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
get someone in office
postawić kogoś na urząd/urzędzie


Explanation:
Postawić podwójnego agenta na (urząd/urzędzie/urzędującego) prezydenta

Zwrot potoczny z kryminałów itp.

mike23
Poland
Local time: 12:52
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in category: 63
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