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English-German translation for: pretext
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Dictionary English German: pretext

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NOUN   a pretext | pretexts
 
SYNO   pretext | stalking-horse | guise ... 
pretext
1016
Ausrede {f}
pretext
874
Vorwand {m}
pretext
195
Ausflucht {f}
pretext
61
Scheingrund {m}
pretext
27
Schein {m} [Vorwand]
pretextPrätext {m} [veraltet] [Vorwand]
pretextvorgespiegelter Grund {m}
3 Words
under a pretext {adv}unter einem Vorwand
to seize a pretextnach einem Vorwand greifen
4 Words
under the pretext of {prep}unter dem Deckmantel [+Gen.]
under the pretext of ... {prep}unter dem Vorwand [+Gen.]
under the pretext that ... {conj}unter dem Vorwand, dass ...
to allege sth. as a pretextetw. als Vorwand vorbringen
to make a pretext of sth.etw. vorschützen
to use sth. as a pretextetw.Akk. vorschieben [als Vorwand nehmen]
5+ Words
on / under the pretext of doing sth. {adv}unter dem Vorwand, etw. zu tun
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A 2016-01-10: pretext is fine or motive;
A 2015-11-17: Presumably there is no context. +hwm's+ analysis may be a pretext.
A 2014-08-07: Blöd ist nur, dass "siegessicher" nicht mit pretext zusammenpasst.
Q 2014-08-07: triumphalist pretext
A 2007-05-23: maybe: foisted on him under a pretext
A 2007-04-19: pretext
A 2006-11-05: ... that a Trojan horse under the pretext of the healthcare reform ....
A 2006-11-05: "given as a pretext" not so nice?
A 2006-11-05: were given as a pretext (I think)
A 2006-04-18: pretext ?
A 2005-10-18: the loss of empire, a thing of the past used as a pretext / a thing of the...

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