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20:15 Jan 24, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: to do a good job and to juggle (as in juggling a s
1. It is a general term, very frequently used but haven\'t found an adequate Spanish equivalent.
2.Juggling-
The best I have found is balancear.
Any ideas?
HTO
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Summary of answers provided
naHacer un buen trabajo y mantener el equilibrioYvette Camou
nahacer malabaresKaren Kedney
naembaucar, falsificar, hacer trampa, embaucarAlfonso Romero
nahacer un buen trabajo y balancearvictorh
naRealizar dos o más trabajos a la vez
Alexandro Padres Jimenez
naJuggling two jobs - manejando dos trabajos
Rafaela Graffos
na"hacer mil malabares para ...", orJose Protko
namalabarismo
Erika Lundgren
na"haciendo malabares con el itinerario"Clarence Williams


  

Answers


15 mins
"haciendo malabares con el itinerario"


Explanation:
Or you might try: "haciéndose un mago con el itinerario" "Saltando matojos con el..." Hope this helps.

Clarence Williams
Local time: 17:03
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1 hr
Juggling two jobs - manejando dos trabajos


Explanation:
While I have seen "balanceando' used in the context of work "balanceando sus responsabilidades del hogar con las necesidades de su profesion", "manejando"=managing and "equilibrando"=(balancing) are also used.

Rafaela Graffos
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 104
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9 hrs
"hacer mil malabares para ...", or


Explanation:
"hacer mil malabares para" or
"hacer lo imposible para"
or

"mover cielo y tierra para..."

Jose Protko
Local time: 17:03
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9 hrs
malabarismo


Explanation:
In Spain I have often heard the expression; "hacer malabarismo", in this context.

Erika Lundgren
Local time: 00:03
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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14 hrs
Realizar dos o más trabajos a la vez


Explanation:
or realizar varios trabajos a la vez, or realizar varias labores a la vez, hacerse cargo de varios trabajos a la vez...

Any variation would be to the point and a correct translation of juggling jobs, in the sense of a person taking on two or more jobs at a time.

Good luck!

Alexandro Padres Jimenez
Local time: 18:03
PRO pts in pair: 208
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1 day11 hrs
hacer un buen trabajo y balancear


Explanation:
balancear as opposed to malabares which is more of a physical nature description

victorh
Local time: 16:03
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1 day15 hrs
Hacer un buen trabajo y mantener el equilibrio


Explanation:
'Malabarismo' may sound out of contextin Mexico and many other Latin American countries.

Yvette Camou
Mexico
Local time: 15:03
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3 days18 hrs
hacer malabares


Explanation:
dictionary says malabares is "recojer objetos diversos con rapidez sin que caigan al suelo manteniendolos en equilibrio" And it sounds fine in Mexico.

Karen Kedney
Local time: 17:03
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
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12 days
embaucar, falsificar, hacer trampa, embaucar


Explanation:
I would need to see a little bit more of the context, because juggle has a lot of slightly different meanings. It could be "hacer un buen trabajo y hacer trampa", etc..

Alfonso Romero
Mexico
Local time: 17:03
PRO pts in pair: 103
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