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"pushing the envelope"

Portuguese translation: explorando os limites, indo além dos limites

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18:38 Oct 16, 2000
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: "pushing the envelope"
Does anybody know what this expression means in Portuguese? The context is financial.
Any suggestions welcomed
thanks in advance
Ana B Pereira
Local time: 21:13
Portuguese translation:explorando os limites, indo além dos limites
Explanation:
O segundo site abaixo da'uma definição completíssima da expressão. O sentido é "indo até o máximo, tirando tudo que é possível"

A expressão push the envelope também significa:
To increase the operating capabilities of a technological system. Neste contexto seria algo como "liderando o desenvolvimento nesta área".

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Silvio Picinini
United States
Local time: 13:13
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thank you so much, your answer was very, very helpful :)
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naexplorando os limites, indo além dos limites
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explorando os limites, indo além dos limites


Explanation:
O segundo site abaixo da'uma definição completíssima da expressão. O sentido é "indo até o máximo, tirando tudo que é possível"

A expressão push the envelope também significa:
To increase the operating capabilities of a technological system. Neste contexto seria algo como "liderando o desenvolvimento nesta área".

Ajudou?





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Silvio Picinini
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Local time: 13:13
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thank you so much, your answer was very, very helpful :)
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