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zukunftsträchtig

English translation: promising

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German term or phrase:zukunftsträchtig
English translation:promising
Entered by: Vesna Zivcic
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03:12 Aug 23, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: zukunftsträchtig
Zahlreiche Unternehmen halten sich mit Investitionen in zukunftsträchtige Technologien zurueck.
nic
promising
Explanation:

promising
Selected response from:

Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 22:21
Grading comment
Thanks !
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +4promising
Vesna Zivcic
nanew
Roland Grefer
nafuturistictransatgees
nahold promise for the future
Dr Janine Manuel BSc BHB MBChB
naground breaking, forward-looking
Ralf Lemster


  

Answers


10 mins peer agreement (net): +4
promising


Explanation:

promising



    Langenscheidt
Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 22:21
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 571
Grading comment
Thanks !

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alexander Schleber
3 mins

agree  Kim Metzger: Yes
5 mins

agree  Uschi (Ursula) Walke
19 mins

agree  Roland Grefer
1 hr
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16 mins
ground breaking, forward-looking


Explanation:
none


    Own usage
Ralf Lemster
Germany
Local time: 22:21
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 2684
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39 mins
hold promise for the future


Explanation:
Numerous firms are hesitant to invest in technological products which hold promise for the future.
I guess an example would be DVD technology.

Dr Janine Manuel BSc BHB MBChB
New Zealand
Local time: 10:21
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 611
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1 hr
futuristic


Explanation:
Native speaker.

The word also incorporates the idea of future contained in the original.

transatgees
United Kingdom
Local time: 21:21
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 768
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1 hr
new


Explanation:
Yet another alternative, though somewhat oversimplified.

Roland Grefer
Local time: 16:21
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 231
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