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Definición de “play hardball” en inglés

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play hardball

mainly US informal to behave in a determined and forceful way in order to get what you want: He was known on Wall Street for being outspoken and not afraid to play hardball.
Traducciones de “play hardball”
en chino (tradicionál) 採取強硬方式…
en chino (simplificado) 采取强硬方式…
(Definition of play hardball from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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