no-nonsense


no-nonsense
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сущ. прагматик, жесткий человек, предельно конкретный человек
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прил. (перевод зависит от контекста)

1. No-nonsense Prime Minister Vaclav Klaus (Associated Press).

2. No-nonsense, accountable pragmatism is now the rule (International Herald Tribune).


The English annotation is below. (English-Russian). 2003.

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  • nonsense — Uses of nonsense as a countable noun (i.e. preceded by a or in the plural) have become common in current use, especially in BrE: • I knew you d make a nonsense of it so I told Wallis to be ready to take over L. Cooper, 1960 • I could only pray… …   Modern English usage

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