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Significado de “sail close to the wind” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "sail close to the wind" - Diccionario Inglés

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sail close to the wind

to do something that is ​dangerous or only just ​legal or ​acceptable: You were ​sailing a little ​close to the ​wind there when you made those ​remarks about his ​wife.
(Definition of sail close to the wind from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “sail close to the wind”
en chino (simplificado) 冒风险(干危险、几近违法或逾规的事情)…
en chino (tradicionál) 冒風險(做危險、幾近違法或逾規的事情)…
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