Bend over backwards

Submitted by RadixIce on Tue, 13/06/2017 - 17:48

Idiomatic translations of "Bend over backwards"

Azerbaijani
Dəridən-qabıqdan çıxmaq
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English
Lean over backwards
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English
Fall over backwards
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Esperanto
Sin streĉi (elrampi) el la haŭto
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Finnish
Kuoriutua ihosta pois
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French
Se saigner aux quatre veines
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French
Se plier en quatre
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French
Se mettre en quatre
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French
Faire des pieds et des mains
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German
Unmögliches möglich machen
Greek
γίνομαι θυσία
Greek
κάνω τ' αδύνατα δυνατά
Italian
Farsi in quattro
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Russian
лезть из кожи вон
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Meanings of "Bend over backwards"

Azerbaijani

Çox çalışmaq, əlləşmək; Kiməsə kömək etməyə çalışmaq.

Explained by RadixIceRadixIce on Tue, 13/06/2017 - 17:49
Explained by RadixIceRadixIce
English

To do everything one can to help some one

ex.
I can't belive how he treated me after I bent over backwards for him

Explained by evfokasevfokas on Fri, 18/10/2013 - 08:17
Explained by evfokasevfokas
English

To try very hard

ex.
I had to lean over backwards to finish it by today

Explained by evfokasevfokas on Fri, 18/10/2013 - 08:19
Explained by evfokasevfokas
English

to try very hard

Explained by RadixIceRadixIce on Tue, 13/06/2017 - 17:48
Explained by RadixIceRadixIce
English

To go out of your way to accommodate someone. to do everything humanly possible to fulfill their needs and desires. Sometimes without recognition. "They are never happy. You bend over backwards to make their stay pleasant and all they so is complain!"

Explained by Ww WwWw Ww on Thu, 23/08/2018 - 02:27
Explained by Ww WwWw Ww
Serbian

Truditi se više nego što treba. Činiti nemoguće. Činiti sve što je u tvojoj moći.

Explained by sajlovicnatasasajlovicnatasa on Mon, 01/05/2017 - 12:15
Explained by sajlovicnatasasajlovicnatasa
Turkish

çok çalışmak, üzerine düşmek/gitmek, uğraşmak.

Explained by castleofnymphcastleofnymph on Sun, 27/09/2020 - 19:57
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