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08:38 Jan 23, 2001
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: fast-track
The job was given to someone on the proverbial "fast-track".

I was reassured by my new "fast-track" supervisor
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5O trabalho foi atribuído a alguém com base no proverbial "um pé lá e outro cá".
José Cavalcante
nacompetitivo; de promoção acelerada.....também é neste sentido que se usa o 'fast-track'
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naÁgil, diligente, hábilmschisler


  

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Ágil, diligente, hábil


Explanation:
I hope it helps!

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1 day 7 mins
competitivo; de promoção acelerada.....também é neste sentido que se usa o 'fast-track'


Explanation:
definição em inglês:
fast track (făst trăk)
n. Informal.
The quickest and most direct route to achievement of a goal, as in competing for professional advancement: “Making complaints against the public is hardly the fast track to elective office” (New Yorker).
fast'-track' (făst'trăk') adj.
fast track'er n.
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fast track
A situation involving high pressure, competition, and, especially, rapid success or advancement. For example, He was definitely on a fast track, becoming a partner after only five years in the firm, or This company was on the fast track in software development. This term alludes to a dry, hard horse track that enables horses to run at high speeds. [Colloquial; mid-1960s] Also see fast lane.






















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259 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
O trabalho foi atribuído a alguém com base no proverbial "um pé lá e outro cá".


Explanation:
Essa é a expressão equivalente ao fast-track do inglês. Há outras do mesmo tipo.

José Cavalcante
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