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Romanian translation: cafeaua de dimineata (când te pui la curent cu ultimele bârfe)

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English term or phrase:Water cooler (place where office employees meet to gossip)
Romanian translation:cafeaua de dimineata (când te pui la curent cu ultimele bârfe)
Entered by: Diana Coada
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00:08 Feb 12, 2012
English to Romanian translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Psychology
English term or phrase: Water cooler
How do you translate "water cooler" as the place for office gossip?
Where do Romanian employees meet for gossip?

Context:
Sentence (slightly altered):
They met at the water cooler to exchange the latest gossip on the new VP.

Type of document:
Psychology article

Audience:
Students, businessmen
solhari
cafeaua de dimineata
Explanation:
Sau puteti evita watercooler-ul pur si simplu si sa spuneti:

S-au pus la curent cu ultimele bârfe (they caught up on the latest gossip)
Selected response from:

Diana Coada
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:14
Grading comment
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +2cafeaua de dimineata
Diana Coada


  

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13 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
water cooler
cafeaua de dimineata


Explanation:
Sau puteti evita watercooler-ul pur si simplu si sa spuneti:

S-au pus la curent cu ultimele bârfe (they caught up on the latest gossip)

Example sentence(s):
  • O zi obisnuita la birou: cafeaua de dimineata, ultimele comentarii ...
  • A ajuns, a baut cafeaua si a aflat ultimele barfe, dupa care a lucrat ... isi bea cafeaua la socializarea de dimineata

    Reference: http://www.trepadusi.com/al_doilea/
Diana Coada
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:14
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in RomanianRomanian
PRO pts in category: 4
Notes to answerer
Asker: Multumesc!


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agree  toma_cristina
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agree  Cristina Manoli
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Feb 21, 2012 - Changes made by Diana Coada:
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