teething troubles


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teething troubles

pl n
the difficulties or problems that arise during the initial stages of a project, enterprise, etc
Translations
essuyer les plâtres

teething troubles

npl (fig) → difficoltà fpl iniziali
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But how come there are teething troubles in England when it's already in use across the world.
3 percent growth in July-September comes as its manufacturing and services sector have been overcoming teething troubles rooted in the bumpy launch of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in July.
The teething troubles continued as Juan Mata saw an effort cancelled out for the narrowest of offsides - with some strangely skewed lines superimposed on the screen - but Lukaku goals early in each half ensured United progressed with a 2-0 fifthround victory.
Within minutes, Singh had reached us and apologised for the teething troubles he and his staff were facing in the new venture.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Nov 28 (ANI): Trade and industry may have faced teething troubles from the Goods and Services Tax (GST) but the entire business landscape of FMCG (fast moving consumer goods), retail and logistics is going to be transforming into modern and efficient model with introduction of uniform tax regime, says a joint study by ASSOCHAM-MRSS India.
The baler had a few teething troubles but eventually we had around 500 small bales of beautifully soft meadow hay.
But Billy has some teething troubles adjusting to his new role.
The facility will be provided to all account holders in a month or two after setting right teething troubles so that the account holders can log into indiapost.
At the same time, the Derbyshirebased company suffered teething based company suffered teething troubles at their main distribution depot.
A new-look Gloucester squad is inevitably taking time to knit together, but Twelvetrees is not unduly troubled and believes early-season teething troubles can easily be fixed.
The Manila gigs were cancelled due to the organiser having a few teething troubles with his new business partners; the teething troubles mainly being his business partners getting arrested for setting fire to an employee, chopping him up and dumping the bits on a building site.
New aircraft models like Dreamliners, face teething troubles and regular improvements are incorporated as a part of reliability enhancement programme.