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Old December 28, 2010, 06:09 AM
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Quitar hierro

¿Que significa--poner menos valor?
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Old December 28, 2010, 08:06 AM
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¿Que significa--poner menos valor?
Dependiendo del contexto, sí. O podría significar que se le quita presión a algo o a alguien.
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Para mi, quitar hierro al asunto quiere decir quitarle importancia a algo.
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Gran Diccionario Oxford:

hierro masculino
1 (Metalurgia) iron; atrapados entre los hierros del tren trapped in the wreckage of the train; de hierro iron (delante de sustantivo); una verja de hierro iron railings; tiene una salud de hierro he has an iron constitution; una voluntad de hierro an iron will, a will of iron; quitar hierro a algo to play something down
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A ver si duro... esto me gusta, pero no tengo tiempo....
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Bienvenida Maria José ¡Menudo regalo de navidad !
"quitar hierro"--> como se ha indicado, quitarle importancia a algo
como indica perikles, quizás tiene su origen en la construcción, a menos importante el edificio menos hierro lleva el hormigón

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Gracias por la bienvenida. I did miss these big grins.
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Para mi, quitar hierro al asunto quiere decir quitarle importancia a algo.
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Correcto. En Chile por lo menos también lo usamos para "presión, fuerza" etc.

Como dijo Poli "menos valor" = "menos importancia" = downplay
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Hola Chileno,
Debe ser diferencia de zona, como siempre... pero a lo mejor aquí también significa eso y yo no lo se.
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