Translation: from spanish

in the trenches

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  • the Trenches — (also without cap) the protective ditches dug for the infantry on the Western Front in World War I, or the Western Front itself • • • Main Entry: ↑trench * * * the trenches : a place or situation in which people do very difficult work These… …   Useful english dictionary

  • in the trenches — ► working in the most active and difficult parts of a job or business: »The boss understands the difficulties we face here in the trenches. »He s a salesman with 30 years of in the trenches experience. Main Entry: ↑trenches …   Financial and business terms

  • in the trenches —  In the workplace (World War I).  ► The senior systems programmer analyst who once played a key role in the data processing organization is rapidly being replaced by a new breed of technical wizard who learned how to implement and manage networks …   American business jargon

  • A Smile from the Trenches — Datos generales Origen Grand Junction, Colorado …   Wikipedia Español

  • Christmas in the Trenches (song) — Christmas in the Trenches is a melancholy ballad from John McCutcheon s 1984 Album Winter Solstice . It tells the story of the 1914 Christmas Truce between the British and German lines on the Western Front during the Great War from the… …   Wikipedia

  • Christmas in the Trenches — is a ballad from John McCutcheon s 1984 Album Winter Solstice. It tells the story of the 1914 Christmas Truce between the British and German lines on the Western Front during the Great War from the perspective of a fictional British soldier.… …   Wikipedia

  • Suicide in the Trenches — is a poem by Siegfried Sassoon, written during his First World War military service and published in his 1918 collection: Counter Attack and Other Poems .The PoemI knew a simple soldier boy Who grinned at life in empty joy, Slept soundly through… …   Wikipedia

  • Tail of the trenches — Tail Tail, n. [AS. t[ae]gel, t[ae]gl; akin to G. zagel, Icel. tagl, Sw. tagel, Goth. tagl hair. [root]59.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The terminal, and usually flexible, posterior appendage of an animal. [1913 Webster] Note: The tail of mammals and reptiles… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To open the trenches — Trench Trench, n. [OE. trenche, F. tranch[ e]e. See {Trench}, v. t.] 1. A long, narrow cut in the earth; a ditch; as, a trench for draining land. Mortimer. [1913 Webster] 2. An alley; a narrow path or walk cut through woods, shrubbery, or the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Heroes of Desert Storm — is a 1991 film that told the story of Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm from the point of view of several participants. CharactersThe film features occasional opinions from servicepeople and other real life people. Those… …   Wikipedia

  • trenches — ● in the trenches Cf. in the trenches …   Financial and business terms


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