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Greek translation: κορσές, ασφυκτικός κλοιός

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18:50 Dec 13, 2016
English to Greek translations [PRO]
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc. / Employment, Management
English term or phrase: straitjacket
The eight-hour, five-day week is a straitjacket on this kind of working. Let's ditch the nine-to-five and the "clocking on" culture, and work according to our own individual patterns.

Δεν μου ταιριάζει η λέξη 'ζουρλομανδύας' εδώ. Κάτι άλλο?
Ioanna Daskalopoulou
Greece
Local time: 15:08
Greek translation:κορσές, ασφυκτικός κλοιός
Explanation:
Κορσές ή και στενός κορσές είναι η μεταφορική σημασία του straitjacket, αυτό που μας εμποδίζει να δράσουμε ελεύθερα. Άλλες λέξεις που μπορεί να ταιριάζουν:
(ασφυκτικός) κλοιός, μέγγενη

Ίσως σκεφτώ κι άλλα.
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Nick Lingris
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:08
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κορσές, ασφυκτικός κλοιός


Explanation:
Κορσές ή και στενός κορσές είναι η μεταφορική σημασία του straitjacket, αυτό που μας εμποδίζει να δράσουμε ελεύθερα. Άλλες λέξεις που μπορεί να ταιριάζουν:
(ασφυκτικός) κλοιός, μέγγενη

Ίσως σκεφτώ κι άλλα.

Nick Lingris
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:08
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