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English-German translation for: like a bolt from the blue
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It was like a bolt from the blue. [idiom]Es kam wie ein Blitz aus heiterem Himmel. [Redewendung]
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idiom like a bolt out of the blue {adv} [fig.]handstreichartig
a bolt from the blue [idiom]ein Blitz {m} aus heiterem Himmel [Redewendung]
a bolt out of the blue [idiom]ein Blitz {m} aus heiterem Himmel [Redewendung]
like a phoenix from the asheswie ein Phönix aus der Asche
lit. quote The stench is like a breath from the tomb. [Aeschylus, Agamemnon]Der Gestank ist wie Grabeshauch.
like a home from home(wie) eine Heimstatt
like a home from homewie ein zweites Zuhause
like a home from homewie zu Hause
like a home from homewie zuhause [Rsv.]
to make a bolt for the rearnach hinten stürmen / stürzen
It's like stealing candy from a baby. [Am.] [idiom]Es ist ein Kinderspiel. [Redewendung] [Das ist keine Kunst.]
It's like taking candy from a baby. [Am.] [idiom]Das ist keine Kunst. [Redewendung]
He made a bolt for the door.Er sprang zur Tür.
He made a bolt for the door. [idiom]Er machte einen Satz zur Tür.
mus. F Just like the rain and snow falling from the skyGleichwie der Regen und Schnee vom Himmel fällt [J. S. Bach, BWV 18]
idiom The news came like a thunderbolt.Die Nachricht schlug wie der Blitz ein.
like a babe in the woods {adj} {adv} [idiom]hilflos wie ein neugeborenes Kind
like a drop in the bucket [idiom]wie ein Tropfen auf den / dem heißen Stein [Redewendung]
like a drop in the bucket [idiom]wie ein Tropfen auf einen / einem heißen Stein [Redewendung]
The news came like a thunderbolt. [fig.]Die Nachricht kam wie ein Donnerschlag. [fig.]
The news hit him like a hammer.Die Nachricht traf ihn wie ein Hammerschlag.
idiom to be like a deer caught in the headlightsvor Angst wie gelähmt sein
to be like a deer in the headlights [idiom]vor Angst erstarren
idiom to behave like a rabbit caught in the headlightsängstlich und überrascht handeln
to be like a rabbit caught in the headlights [idiom]wie das Kaninchen vor der Schlange stehen [Redewendung]
to lead sb. (like a lamb) to the slaughter [idiom]jdn. wie ein Lamm zur Schlachtbank führen [Redewendung]
to feel like a kid in the candy store [Am.] [idiom]sichAkk. wie ein Kind im Süßwarenladen fühlen [Redewendung]
lit. F A Town Like Alice / [US title] The Legacy [Nevil Shute]Eine Stadt wie Alice
a storm from the northein Sturm {m} aus Norden
view from a / the distanceFernansicht {f}
view from a / the distanceFernblick {m}
lit. F A Message from the EmperorEine kaiserliche Botschaft [Franz Kafka]
I'd like to be a fly on the wall. [fig.]Ich würde gerne Mäuschen spielen. [fig.]
a few steps from the house {adv}nur ein paar Schritte vom Haus entfernt
MedTech. at a distance from the patient {adj} {adv}patientenfern
from the viewpoint of a / an ...aus der Sicht eines / einer ...
to borrow a book from the libraryein Buch aus der Bibliothek ausleihen
to take a book from the shelfein Buch aus dem Regal nehmen
idiom a blast from the past [coll.]eine Begegnung {f} mit der Vergangenheit
to have a face like the back of a bus [coll.] [pej.] [idiom]potthässlich sein [ugs.] [pej.]
proverb A fish rots from the head down.Der Fisch stinkt vom Kopf her.
a week from now at the latest {adv}spätestens in einer Woche von heute (an)
Enter the values from A to B.Werte von A nach B übernehmen.
law to benefit from the protection of a patentPatentschutz genießen
to take a picture down from the wallein Bild von der Wand abhängen
lit. F Scenes from the Life of a FaunAus dem Leben eines Fauns [Arno Schmidt]
lit. F A Visit from the Goon Squad [Jennifer Egan]Der größere Teil der Welt
about a five-minute walk (away) from the station {adv}etwa fünf Gehminuten vom Bahnhof entfernt
to get a clout round the ear from sb. [coll.]von jdm. eins auf die Rübe kriegen [ugs.]
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