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fil du rasoir

English translation: on a razor's edge

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French term or phrase:fil du rasoir
English translation:on a razor's edge
Entered by: Parrot
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07:13 Mar 12, 2001
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
French term or phrase: fil du rasoir
il avance veritablement sur le fil du rasoir
jb
walking on a razor's edge
Explanation:
This has been used as a film title (starring Bill Murray) and can be understood.
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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 00:05
Grading comment
Thanks to everyone.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nawalking on a razor's edge
Parrot
nahe is walking a very fine lineLAC
naon the razor's edge ou on a razor-edgeIsabelle Dubé


  

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9 mins
on the razor's edge ou on a razor-edge


Explanation:
selon l'expression présentée dans le Robert & Collins Senior


    Robert & Collins Senior
Isabelle Dubé
Canada
Local time: 18:05
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 4
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54 mins
he is walking a very fine line


Explanation:
just a suggestion of an alternative expression that might be more appropriate to your context (what *is* your context??)...


LAC
United States
Local time: 17:05
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 45

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Fuad Yahya
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3 hrs
walking on a razor's edge


Explanation:
This has been used as a film title (starring Bill Murray) and can be understood.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 00:05
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1861
Grading comment
Thanks to everyone.
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