Czas przeciekał mi przez palce.

English translation: Time is slipping through my fingers./I am in a time crunch./Time is tight./I'm pressed for time.

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Polish term or phrase:Czas przecieka mi przez palce.
English translation:Time is slipping through my fingers./I am in a time crunch./Time is tight./I'm pressed for time.
Entered by: Darius Saczuk

19:41 Mar 29, 2012
Polish to English translations [PRO]
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Polish term or phrase: Czas przeciekał mi przez palce.
... wciąż było go za mało, a do zrobienia - jeszcze tak wiele.
Ewa Kondracka
Local time: 20:51
Time was slipping through my fingers; I was in a time crunch; Time was tight
Explanation:
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Jan 13, 2012 ... The staff was incredibly helpful and helped me as I was in a time crunch to get all of my possessions out of my apartment and hit the road!

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I would have liked to have spent some time in there browsing, but I was in a time crunch, having just gotten out of work and then having to go to...
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Darius Saczuk
United States
Grading comment
Dziękuję!
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4 +2Time was slipping through my fingers; I was in a time crunch; Time was tight
Darius Saczuk


  

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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Time was slipping through my fingers; I was in a time crunch; Time was tight


Explanation:
Wszystkie bardzo popularne

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Note added at 1 hr (2012-03-29 21:10:24 GMT)
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Jordan Reid / Love Life Lace Interview | Ramshackle Glam by ...
Nov 10, 2010 ... I was in a state of constant panic, aware that time was slipping through my fingers and that I was still in the “figuring it out” phase while everyone ...

ramshackleglam.com/blog/press/love-life-lace-interview/ - Cached - SimilarCaregiver | FlyingWG
Mar 30, 2011 ... I felt as though time was slipping through my fingers and there was nothing I could do about it. Often times the caregiver is the unsung hero in ...

www.facingcancer.ca/flyingwg/2011/03/30/caregiver/ SimilarRhythmic thoughts - Up in Smoke
I would not look up at the clock as time was slipping through my fingers, Living shallow and free, as I wanted to be comfortable being Fred. I had a sense of ...

www.suburbansenshi.com/906.html
Fish: Our first day of filming
Jun 19, 2011 ... Plus there were probably two occasions where time was slipping through my fingers and the task of getting everything filmed felt monumental

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Note added at 1 hr (2012-03-29 21:13:14 GMT)
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Highland, MD Home & Garden Businesses & Services by Yahoo ...
harlanhapa - "Super fast service I was in a time crunch and they were able to come through for me. They really paid attention to detail and once he was ...
local.yahoo.com/MD/Highland/Home+Garden

Horizon Ford Truck Sales - Seattle, WA, 98168 - Citysearch
Jan 13, 2012 ... The staff was incredibly helpful and helped me as I was in a time crunch to get all of my possessions out of my apartment and hit the road!

Pictures Disney California Adventure AP Merchandise Preview
I would have liked to have spent some time in there browsing, but I was in a time crunch, having just gotten out of work and then having to go to...

Darius Saczuk
United States
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 373
Grading comment
Dziękuję!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alexander Onishko
1 hr
  -> Thank you, Alexander. :-)

agree  Icing
18 hrs
  -> Dzięki, Icing. :-)
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