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Dictionary English German: [close]

Translation 1 - 52 of 52

English German
tight {adj} [narrow, close]
eng [Kleidung, Beziehung]
near {prep} [also: near to] [close to]
bei [+Dat.] [in der Nähe]
handy {adj} [close at hand]
parat [zur Verfügung, griffbereit, z. B. Werkzeug]
tight {adj} [close-fitting]
prall [sitzen]
fainty {adj} [Am.] [Southern U.S.] [close to fainting]einer Ohnmacht nahe [postpos.]
forbye {prep} [archaic] [spv.] [esp. Scot.] [close by, near]nahe
cloth. snug {adj} [close-fitting]eng anliegend [auch: enganliegend]
bot. stipate {adj} [rare] [pressed close together]dichtgedrängt
Unverified thight {adj} [dialect] [tight, close together]eng
to approach [almost reach, attain, come close]
to button [close]
to buckle sth. [close with a buckle]
etw. zuschnallen
comm. to shutter sth. [Am.] [fig.] [close a business, store etc.]
etw.Akk. schließen [den Geschäftsbetrieb einstellen]
sports to mark sb. [esp. Br.] [stay close to a player of the opposite team]
jdn. decken
tech. to bung sth. [to close sth. with a stopper, plug up sth.]
etw.Akk. spunden
to contract [close a deal]einen Handel abschließen
to contract [close a deal]einen Handel schließen
to love [a close person or a pet non-romantically]lieb haben
to spoon [of two persons; to lie close to each other, like spoons in a drawer; also: to have sex in that position]Löffelchen machen
to spoon [to sleep with someone in close contact, both facing right or left]in der Löffelchen-Position schlafen
closeness [close association]
Verbundenheit {f}
cloth. trouse {pl} [Br.] [close-fitting breeches worn in Ireland]
Hose {f}
ties [close connections]
Bande {pl} [geh.] [enge Verbindungen, Beziehungen]
med. [state of fainting or being very close to fainting]
Kreislaufzusammenbruch {m} [ugs.]
sports [goal to close the gap in scoring, esp. in football / soccer]Anschlusstreffer {m} [Anschlusstor]
mil. pol. [supporter of close relations between Europe and the US]Atlantiker {m} [ugs.]
armour cervelliere [also: cervelière, cervelliera] [close-fitting skull cap of iron]Hirnhaube {f} [Helmform]
Unverified nest [set of things designed to fit close together or one within another]Satz {m} [zusammengehörende, gleichartige Gegenstände unterschiedlicher Größe]
2 Words: Others
at hand {adj} [postpos.] [close at hand, handy]griffbereit
pol. urban peri-urban {adj} [also periurban] [situated close to a city or town]periurban [stadtnah]
2 Words: Verbs
to yoke sb./sth. together [also fig.] [join in a close relationship]jdn./etw. mit jdm./etw. zusammenspannen [auch fig.]
2 Words: Nouns
mus. contracted harmony [rare for: close harmony]enge Lage {f}
FireResc med. mil. dressing station [a first-aid post close to a combat area]Verbandplatz {m}
living together [close together, side by side]Beieinanderleben {n}
math. open bracket [in an expression, e.g.: d open bracket b plus c close bracket < d(b+c) >]Klammer {f} auf [in einem Ausdruck, z. B.: d Klammer auf b plus c Klammer zu < d(b+c) >]
3 Words: Others
all the closer {conj} [Am.] [coll.] [as close as]so nahe wie
stocks in the street {adv} [after the close of the stock market]nach Börsenschluss
sth. is very near [close to happening]etw. wird sich bald ereignen
3 Words: Verbs
to get together with sb. [form a close relationship]sich mit jdm. verbandeln [regional] [eng verbinden]
to keep up with sb./sth. [stay close while following]mit jdm./etw. mitkommen [Schritt halten] [ugs.]
Unverified to run in on sb./sth. [to run towards and close in on sb./sth.]zu jmd. / etwas rennen [um anzugreifen, festzuhalten, etc.]
to shutter the windows [close the shutters]die Fensterläden schließen
3 Words: Nouns
hist. mil. close combat clasp [for hand-to-hand fighting or at close quarters with bayonets, etc.] [WW II German Armed Forces]Nahkampfspange {f} [dt. Wehrmacht]
hist. mil. tank destruction badge [for individual destruction of enemy armored fighting vehicle at close range with hand-held weaponry] [WW II German Armed Forces]Sonderabzeichen {n} für das Niederkämpfen von Panzerkampfwagen durch Einzelkämpfer [dt. Wehrmacht]
4 Words: Others
I remain respectfully yours [formal complimentary close of letter]Ich verbleibe mit vorzüglicher Hochachtung Ihr [geh. am Schluss eines Briefes]
The door won't fasten. [seldom for: The door won't close.]Die Tür lässt sich nicht schließen.
5+ Words: Others
proverb A close friend can become a close enemy.Ein enger Freund kann zu einem engen Feind werden.
math. a open bracket b plus c minus e open parenthesis f minus g close parenthesis, close bracket [esp. Am.] <a [b+c-e(f-g)]>a eckige Klammer auf b plus c minus e runde Klammer auf f minus g runde Klammer zu, eckige Klammer zu <a [b+c-e(f-g)]>
That was a near thing. [That was a near miss (a close call)]Das hätte (leicht) ins Auge gehen können [ugs.]
5+ Words: Verbs
to keep sb. on a short leash [to maintain close control over a person's activities]jdn. an der kurzen Leine führen [jdm. nur wenig Freiraum (für eigene Entscheidungen) lassen]
to put the wood in the hole [Br.] [coll.] [close the door]das Brett ranmachen [ugs.] [die Tür schließen]
Fiction (Literature and Film)
film F Doctor Sleep [2002] [Nick Willing] [also: Close Your Eyes]Doctor Sleep [Alternativtitel: Blutmord - Das letzte Kind]
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