nailing jelly to the wall - definición en el diccionario inglés británico y tesauro - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “nailing jelly to the wall” en inglés

See all translations

nailing jelly to the wall

UK (US nailing Jell-O to the wall )
trying to give exact details for something that it is not possible to know about exactly: Writing the history of this period is like nailing jelly to the wall.
Traducciones de “nailing jelly to the wall”
en chino (tradicionál) 試圖提供無從知曉的細節, 白費力氣…
en chino (simplificado) 试图提供无从知晓的细节, 白费力气…
(Definition of nailing jelly to the wall from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Palabra del día

decider

a final game or competition that allows one person or team to win, or the winning point scored

Palabra del día

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Aprende más 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Aprende más