make no headway

make no headway
1) Общая лексика: топтаться на месте
2) Пословица: стоять на месте, стоять на одном месте

Универсальный англо-русский словарь. . 2011.

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  • make headway — ► to make progress: »Banking legislation appears to be making headway in Congress. make headway in doing sth »According to reports, the Federal Reserve has made headway in slowing growth to a moderate pace while restraining inflation. make… …   Financial and business terms

  • make headway — verb obtain advantages, such as points, etc. The home team was gaining ground After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number one playoff berth in the Western Conference • Syn: ↑gain, ↑advance, ↑win …   Useful english dictionary

  • make headway — If you make headway, you make progress …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • headway — UK US /ˈhedweɪ/ noun [U] ● make headway Cf. make headway …   Financial and business terms

  • make headway — index develop, persist, proceed (go forward), progress Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • make — make, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {made} (m[=a]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {making}.] [OE. maken, makien, AS. macian; akin to OS. mak?n, OFries. makia, D. maken, G. machen, OHG. mahh?n to join, fit, prepare, make, Dan. mage. Cf. {Match} an equal.] 1. To cause to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • headway — make headway …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • make headway — make progress, advance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • make headway —    If you make headway, you make progress.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If you make headway, you make progress in what you are trying to achieve.     Investigators have made little headway in their search for the causes of the… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • headway — head|way [ˈhedweı] n make headway a) to make progress towards achieving something used especially when this is difficult make headway towards/in/with etc ▪ Foreign firms have made little headway in the U.S. market. b) to move forwards used… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • headway — [[t]he̱dweɪ[/t]] PHRASE: oft with brd neg, V inflects If you make headway, you progress towards achieving something. He is not disappointed at the failure to make headway towards resolving their differences... There was concern in the city that… …   English dictionary


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