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to go/run/travel/drive/spin in circles

Submitted by Crandiberry78 on Fri, 14/06/2019 - 23:11

Idiomatic translations of "to go/run/travel/drive/..."

English
run around like a chicken with it's head cut off
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French
Pédaler dans la semoule
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French #1, #2
Greek
τρἐχει και δεν φτἀνει
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Spanish
Andar como burro sin mecate
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Meanings of "to go/run/travel/drive/..."

English

to do an activity or think about something several times with no result; to argue same point without making progress

Explained by Crandiberry78Crandiberry78 on Fri, 14/06/2019 - 23:11
Explained by Crandiberry78Crandiberry78
English

not getting anywhere.

Explained by Ramesh MehtaRamesh Mehta on Thu, 10/10/2019 - 09:25
Explained by Ramesh MehtaRamesh Mehta
English

Used about someone who loses track of his thoughts.

Explained by Ramesh MehtaRamesh Mehta on Thu, 10/10/2019 - 09:35
Explained by Ramesh MehtaRamesh Mehta
Hindi

बुद्धि मारी जाना,
उचित कर्तव्य न सूझना
हतप्रभ हो जाना
किसी नतीजे पर न पहुंचना
ध्यान बंट जाना
विषय से भटक जाना

Explained by Ramesh MehtaRamesh Mehta on Thu, 10/10/2019 - 09:32
Explained by Ramesh MehtaRamesh Mehta