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Spanish translation: compiten para encontrar

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18:51 Jun 9, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: jockey
the context is an article on innovations in the sharing of information throughout the channels of distribution, from manufacturer through distributors to clients. It mentions "... partners jockey to find sustainable business models and shift cost drivers back to the vendors."
Bill
Spanish translation:compiten para encontrar
Explanation:
to jockey means to compete with each other.
It's also possible to use:
se disputan para ...
Hope it helps.
Good luck and best wishes,
Sarah.
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Sarah Brenchley
Local time: 04:28
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Summary of answers provided
naRealizan artimañas / Hacen trucos / Hacen gambetas
Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
najineteanRocky
nacompiten para encontrar
Sarah Brenchley
namanipular, maniobrar, engañar
Carol Hart


  

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3 mins
manipular, maniobrar, engañar


Explanation:
You can use any of these verbs for (to jockey).

It would be used within the sentence as:
manipulan, maniobran or engañan


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Carol Hart
United States
Local time: 22:28
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 133

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
BJD: does'nt fit the context
8 hrs

Bertha S. Deffenbaugh: IT DOES FIT THE CONTEXT!!!OF COURSE IT DOES!!!
13 hrs
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3 hrs
compiten para encontrar


Explanation:
to jockey means to compete with each other.
It's also possible to use:
se disputan para ...
Hope it helps.
Good luck and best wishes,
Sarah.

Sarah Brenchley
Local time: 04:28
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 208
Grading comment
Graded automatically based on peer agreement.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
two2tango
21 hrs

Raimundo: Perfecto: "Competir", "disputar". Saludos de Raimundo
1 day 4 hrs
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4 hrs
jinetean


Explanation:
así se dice


    el uso
Rocky
Local time: 03:28
PRO pts in pair: 13

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
BJD
4 hrs

Raimundo: ¿En Cuba las "jineteras (putas)" jinetean?
1 day 4 hrs
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13 hrs
Realizan artimañas / Hacen trucos / Hacen gambetas


Explanation:
"Realizan artimañas" is the one I like the most. All three are correct and fit your text.

If you want to stress the idea: "Realizan todo tipo de artimañas" could be ok.

Hope to have helped.

Regards,

BD


Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
United States
Local time: 20:28
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 743

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Raimundo: Da la idea de "competir", "disputar", más sencillas
19 hrs
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