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1(client, set phrase)cliente masculineclienta femininethe customer is always right — el cliente siempre tiene razón
- customer careline — línea de atención al cliente
- customer profile — perfil de la clientela
- customer service department — departamento de atención al cliente
- If we do not try to find a need and try to sell the customer a new service then we are disciplined.
- There are some welcome concessions over pay for our customer service colleagues.
- Kinner also believes that the company can improve its service to fleet customers.
- Both officers grabbed him by the arms in a thumb lock and marched him out of the shop past the customers.
- Place decisions refer to the ease of access which potential customers have to a service.
- Employers can access funding to improve the customer service skills of their workers.
- In a digital scenario, customers cost nothing to service but much to obtain and retain.
- She said traders desperately wanted a variety of shops to attract more customers.
- I have lost business and my regular customers are going to have nowhere nearby to go.
- There is a need for us to continuously upgrade the quality of service we give to customers.
- The sale has worked well and the couple have seen customers waiting for the shop to open in the morning.
- The court found that a takeover would not harm customers buying business software.
- In the worst cases, it took a customer three weeks to get through to customer services.
- Management has told customers that delays in service are due to staff training days.
- It would be easy to make these cuts by diminishing the service we give customers.
- When customers are scarce, businesses will have to compete for them and cater to them.
- I want to do more and more business with my customers in the area of communications.
- This service allows customers to book flights and hotel rooms in the same purchase.
- This may look like a recessionary move, but it is actually a canny service to customers.
- It is essential to maintain a water service in which customers can have confidence.
- The Internet became truly worthwhile at last and I was a very happy customer indeed.
- It's been an amazing draw for us but we felt in Manchester there is that urban customer.
- The overseas customer to whom the goods are exported may or may not be a genuine purchaser of them.
- The boy's clearly a slippery customer by this point, but the worst was yet to come.
- It would not surprise me to see this speedy customer produce a repeat performance tomorrow.
- Hasseck said one way of deciding how to deal with awkward customers was to work out what kind they were.
2informal(fellow)tipo masculine informaltipa feminine informaltío masculine Spain informaltia feminine Spain informal
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