"play second fiddle" translation into Spanish

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EnglishMuch has been achieved, though justice and freedom still play second fiddle to security, to the European Union's discredit.
Aunque se ha conseguido mucho, la justicia y la libertad siguen estando subordinadas a la seguridad, para descrédito de la Unión Europea.
Englishthe objective of reducing the amount by which the least favoured regions lag behind must not play second fiddle to territorial cohesion;
el objetivo de reducir la cantidad por la que las regiones menos favorecidas van a la zaga no debe ser un segundo plato en la cohesión territorial;
EnglishLisbon and its satellites insist on supporting the Union's business-centred philosophy, while social policies continue to play second fiddle.
Lisboa y sus satélites insisten en apoyar la filosofía de la Unión centrada en los negocios, mientras las políticas sociales siguen desempeñando un papel secundario.
EnglishWhat is happening is that, although European companies join forces with their American counterparts, they play second fiddle to the Americans.
Por otra parte, las compañías europeas sí crean alianzas con sus colegas americanos, aunque en ellas desempeñen un papel secundario en comparación con los americanos.

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