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(fare) l'avvocato del diavolo

투고자: Gyps Fulvus, 水, 30/03/2016 - 14:16

Idiomatic translations of "(fare) l'avvocato del ..."

그리스어
Κάνω το δικηγόρο του διαβόλου
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독일어
den Advocatus Diaboli spielen
스페인어
(Ser) el abogado del diablo
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영어
to play devil's advocate
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그리스어, 영어 #1, #2
영어
Play (the) devil's advocate
폴란드어
odgrywać rolę adwokata diabła/ robić za adwokata diabła
폴란드어
Sprzymierzyć się z diabłem / sprzedać duszę diabłu
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프랑스어
(faire) l'avocat du diable
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프랑스어
Se faire l'avocat du diable
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Meanings of "(fare) l'avvocato del ..."

영어

To raise objections to a decision/proposal/project, to systematically point out the possible flaws of a project. It is usually a form of constructive criticism to ensure that the final result is completely convincing.
The phrase originally describes the priest who, in a canonization process, was in charge of highlighting character flaws in a candidate to sainthood.

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