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English-German translation for: curiosity
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Dictionary English German: curiosity

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English German
NOUN1   a curiosity | curiosities
NOUN2   curiosity | -
SYNO   curiosity | wonder | curio ... 
Neugier {f}
Neugierde {f}
Merkwürdigkeit {f}
curiosity1 [rarity]
Kuriosität {f}
Sehenswürdigkeit {f}
Seltenheit {f}
Wissbegierde {f}
Wissbegier {f}
Wissensdurst {m}
Rarität {f}
Seltsamkeit {f}
curiosity [sensation-seeking]
Schaulust {f} [oft pej.]
Kuriosum {n} [geh.]
2 Words: Others
from curiosity {adv}aus Neugierde
2 Words: Verbs
to arouse curiosityNeugier erzeugen
to arouse sb.'s curiosityjds. Neugier wecken
to excite sb.'s curiosityjds. Neugier entfachen [geh.]
to excite sb.'s curiosityjds. Neugier wecken
to pique sb.'s curiosityjds. Neugier reizen
to provoke curiosityNeugier erregen
to satisfy curiosityNeugier befriedigen
to satisfy curiosityNeugierde stillen
2 Words: Nouns
(excessive) curiosityFürwitz {m} [veraltet] [(übertriebene) Neugier]
psych. zool. curiosity behavior [Am.]Neugierverhalten {n}
psych. zool. curiosity behaviour [Br.]Neugierverhalten {n}
furn. curiosity cabinetRaritätenkabinett {n}
comm. curiosity shopAntiquitätenladen {m}
comm. curiosity shopKuriositätenladen {m}
curiosity-seekerNeugieriger {m}
feminine curiosityweibliche Neugier {f}
huge curiosityimmense Neugier {f}
idle curiositybloße Neugier {f}
idle curiositypure Neugier {f}
intellectual curiosityWissbegierde {f}
acad. scientific curiosityForscherdrang {m}
3 Words: Others
as a curiosity {adv}als Kuriosität
for curiosity's sake {adv}um der Neugier willen
from idle curiosity {adv} [without a good reason or purpose]aus purer Neugier
full of curiosity {adj} {adv} [postpos.]neugierig
out of curiosity {adv}aus Neugierde
3 Words: Verbs
to act with curiosityaus Neugier handeln
idiom to burn with curiositybrennen vor Neugier
idiom to burst with curiosityvor Neugierde platzen
to die of curiosityan Neugier zugrunde gehen
to regard with curiosityneugierig betrachten
to stir up curiosityNeugierde erregen
to work up curiosityneugierig werden
4 Words: Others
all agog with curiosityvoll Neugierde
proverb Curiosity killed the cat.Neugier ist der Katze Tod.
proverb Curiosity killed the cat.Neugierige Katzen verbrennen sich die Tatzen.
Forgive my curiosity, but ...Entschuldige meine Neugier, aber ...
Forgive my curiosity, but ...Verzeihen Sie meine Neugier, aber ... [formelle Anrede]
idiom I'm bursting with curiosity.Ich platze vor Neugier.
just out of curiosity {adv}nur aus Interesse
out of sheer curiosity {adv}aus reiner Neugier
idiom She's bursting with curiosity.Sie platzt vor Neugierde.
4 Words: Verbs
idiom to be bursting with curiosity [fig.]vor Neugier platzen [fig.]
4 Words: Nouns
child's newly awakened curiosityKinderneugier {f}
5+ Words: Others
quote First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity. [attributed to George Bernard Shaw]Die erste Liebe ist nichts als ein bisschen Dummheit und sehr viel Neugierde.
I couldn't control my curiosity.Ich konnte meine Neugier nicht zügeln.
in a fit of curiosity {adv}aus lauter Neugierde
Just out of curiosity, why ...?Rein aus Neugier, warum ...?
idiom She was devoured by curiosity.Sie brannte vor Neugier.
She's just bursting with curiosity. [idiom]Ihr scheint die Neugier aus allen Knopflöchern. [ugs.] [Redewendung]
Fiction (Literature and Film)
lit. F A Mortal Curiosity [Ann Granger]Neugier ist ein schneller Tod
lit. F The Old Curiosity Shop [Charles Dickens]Der Raritätenladen
Taxa/Species (Animals, Plants, Fungi)
bot. T
Pitahayas {pl}
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A 2023-07-15: @curiosity-killed-the-cat, bei mir geht der Link zum SAP-Dictionary
A 2022-02-25: agree with curiosity-killed-the-cat: Probably the same as "off colour" - ...
A 2021-09-29: What about plumping for +heyday+ as originally suggested? > +Cabinets of c...
A 2021-05-31: @curiosity-killed-the-cat
A 2019-10-21: Out of curiosity: Is the pronounciation different for hand wound and hand-wound?
A 2018-11-13: I understood it like curiosity.
A 2018-07-05: Danke curiosity
A 2018-03-05: curiosity-killed-the-cat
A 2016-12-22: @jim & curiosity
A 2016-12-22: @curiosity
A 2016-11-11: Agree with +curiosity's+ analysis
A 2016-09-29: I agree with curiosity's interpretation.
A 2016-08-31: Beyond any doubt: +It's just my curiosity. / I'm asking this out of curios...
A 2015-12-18: curiosity hat recht
A 2015-12-15: Good precept. After all, curiosity +killed+ the cat.
A 2015-09-06: Wie zumeist pflichte ich curiosity-killed-the-cat bei
A 2015-08-25: @ curiosity: kleines Missverständnis
A 2015-04-28: "Curiosity killed the cat"
A 2015-02-07: @curiosity
A 2015-02-05: Agree with curiosity: "work instructions."

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