Haken en ogen

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Literal meaning (= sewing term)[edit | edit source]

  • hook & eye, hooks & eyes, hook and eye, hooks and eyes

Figurative meaning (= problemen/moeilijkheden)[edit | edit source]

  • snags (Berkien, J.A.M.: Lexicon Financieel Management)
  • difficulties
  • stumbling blocks
  • complications
  • drawbacks
  • issues
  • implications
  • barriers (maar aan de industrialisering ervan zitten nog wat haken en ogen = although there are still technological barriers to bringing it into industrial operation)
  • obstacles and difficulties
  • challenges

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