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English-German translation for: swim
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NOUN   a swim | swims
VERB  to swim | swam | swum ... 
SYNO   to float | to swim | to drown | swim ... 
to swim
to swim sth. [to cross sth. by swimming]etw. durchschwimmen
to swim sth. [to cross sth. by swimming]etw. schwimmend überqueren
Bad {n} [im Meer etc.]
swimSchwumm {m} [schweiz.] [Bad, Schwimmgang]
sports swimrun [composed of alternating swimming and running stages without transition]Swim and Run {n} [auch: Swim & Run]
2 Words: Others
sb./sth. would swimjd./etw. schwämme
sb./sth. would swimjd./etw. schwömme
2 Words: Verbs
to swim acrossherüberschwimmen
to swim acrosshinüberschwimmen
to swim aroundherumschwimmen [sich im Wasser aus eigener Kraft fortbewegen]
to swim aroundrumschwimmen [ugs.] [sich im Wasser aus eigener Kraft fortbewegen]
to swim awayabschwimmen
to swim awaywegschwimmen [Personen, Tiere]
sports to swim backstrokerückenschwimmen
to swim lapsBahnen schwimmen
to swim offabschwimmen
to swim outhinausschwimmen
to swim throughdurchschwimmen
to swim towards sb./sth.auf jdn./etw. zuschwimmen
2 Words: Nouns
(swim) tubeGummikavalier {m} [ugs.] [Schwimmreifen]
first swim [of the year] [opening of the bathing season]Anbaden {n} [Eröffnung der Badesaison]
last swim [of the year] [closing of the bathing season]Abbaden {n} [Abschluss der Badesaison]
fish swim bladderFischblase {f}
fish swim bladderSchwimmblase {f}
swim bladdersSchwimmblasen {pl}
cloth. swim capSchwimmkappe {f}
sports swim goggles {pl}Schwimmbrille {f}
swim laneSchwimmbahn {f}
sports swim strokeSchwimmzug {m}
sports swim teamSchwimmmannschaft {f}
sports swim teamSchwimmteam {n}
swim trainingSchwimmtraining {n}
cloth. swim trunks [Am.] [more than one pair]Badehosen {pl}
cloth. swim trunks {pl} [Am.] [one pair]Badehose {f}
3 Words: Verbs
to sink or swimauf sich alleine angewiesen sein [ugs.] [a. s. allein a. s.]
sports to swim the crawlkraulen [Schwimmen]
to swim towards itdarauf losschwimmen
to take a swimschwimmen
3 Words: Nouns
fish VetMed. swim bladder inflammation <SBI> [in cyprinid species]Schwimmblasenentzündung {f} <SBE> [bei Karpfenartigen]
4 Words: Others
idiom It's sink or swim.Vogel, friss oder stirb.
4 Words: Verbs
to go for a swimschwimmen gehen
to learn (how) to swimschwimmen lernen
to swim across a riverdurch einen Fluss schwimmen
idiom to swim against the tidegegen den Strom schwimmen [fig.]
to swim in the nudenackt schwimmen
idiom to swim like a brickwie eine bleierne Ente schwimmen
to swim like a stone [expression]wie eine bleierne Ente schwimmen [Redewendung]
geogr. sports to swim the (English) Channelden Ärmelkanal durchschwimmen
4 Words: Nouns
swim in the AareAareschwumm {m} [schweiz.] [Bad in der Aare]
5+ Words: Others
mus. quote theatre ... my senses swim and swoon!... mir schwankt und schwindelt der Sinn! [Siegfried, Richard Wagner]
At one time I used to swim a lot.Früher mal schwamm ich viel.
He didn't know how to swim, I did.Er konnte nicht schwimmen, ich schon.
I'm going for a swim.Ich gehe schwimmen.
idiom It's a case of sink or swim.Friss, Vogel, oder stirb! [ugs.]
It's a matter of sink or swim.Entweder hopp oder top! [ugs.]
idiom It's a matter of sink or swim.Vogel, friss oder stirb!
quote Mr Bond must be cold after his swim.Mr. Bond wird etwas kalt sein nach seinem Bad.
proverb Only dead fish swim with the stream.Nur tote Fische schwimmen mit dem Strom.
5+ Words: Verbs
to go for a quick swimeine Runde baden gehen [ugs.]
to swim around in a circleim Kreis herumschwimmen
to swim for two hours non-stopzwei Stunden lang durchschwimmen
Fiction (Literature and Film)
lit. F At Swim-Two-Birds [Flann O'Brien]In / Auf Schwimmen-Zwei-Vögel
lit. F At Swim-Two-Birds [Flann O'Brien]Zwei Vögel beim Schwimmen
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