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Portuguese translation: prova de fogo

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English term or phrase:trial by
Portuguese translation:prova de fogo
Entered by: Teresa Cristina Felix de Sousa
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14:53 Mar 13, 2007
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Management / Project Management
English term or phrase: trial by
Ten minutes into the meeting, I knew it was a disaster. Twenty minutes in, I wished I could disappear. When the hour was over, I could barely get up off the floor. Folks at Microsoft sometimes call this sort of thing trial by fire.
prova de fogo? teste de tiro ao alvo?
Teresa Cristina Felix de Sousa
Local time: 14:38
prova de fogo
é o que usaria
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5 +6prova de fogo



1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +6
prova de fogo

é o que usaria

Local time: 17:38
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Tks a lot

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Henrique Serra
4 mins
  -> Obrigada Henrique

agree  Marcia Gascon: isso mesmo Cadmio, tudo bom?
8 mins
  -> Obrigada, Marcia. Tudo fino por cá.

agree  Carla Araújo
19 mins
  -> Obrigada Carla

agree  Adriana Fonseca
32 mins
  -> Obrigada Adriana

agree  Rafa Lombardino: trial by fire = test of one's ability to manage under pressure ;-)
44 mins
  -> Obrigada Rafa

agree  airmailrpl: -
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  -> Obrigada Airmailrpl
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