s prljavom vodom izbaciti i dete

English translation: throwing the baby out with the bathwater

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Serbian term or phrase:s prljavom vodom izbaciti i dete
English translation:throwing the baby out with the bathwater
Entered by: Miomira Brankovic

23:18 Feb 26, 2009
Serbian to English translations [PRO]
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Serbian term or phrase: s prljavom vodom izbaciti i dete
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Miomira Brankovic
Serbia
Local time: 14:42
throwing the baby out with the bathwater
Explanation:
To je to.
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David Stephenson
United States
Local time: 08:42
Grading comment
Thank you very much.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



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5 +10throwing the baby out with the bathwater
David Stephenson


  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +10
throwing the baby out with the bathwater


Explanation:
To je to.

David Stephenson
United States
Local time: 08:42
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thank you very much.
Notes to answerer
Asker: That was really quick. Thanks a lot!


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Rina LS: Throw the baby out with the bathwater-discard something valuable along with other things that are undesirable. Oxford Dict.
17 mins

agree  Sladjana Daniels
23 mins

agree  Iva Pajvancic
1 hr

agree  Aribas (X)
3 hrs

agree  Bogdan Petrovic
6 hrs

agree  Natasa Djurovic
8 hrs

agree  Mira Stepanovic
11 hrs

agree  Larisa Djuvelek-Ruggiero (X)
1 day 2 hrs

agree  Cedomir Pusica
1 day 14 hrs

agree  Sherefedin MUSTAFA
1 day 21 hrs
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