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English-German translation for: wings
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Dictionary English German: wings

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English German
NOUN   a wing | wings
VERB  to wing | winged | winged
winging | wings
Flügel {pl}
aviat. wings
Tragflächen {pl}
Fittiche {pl} [geh.] [Flügel]
Schwingen {pl} [geh.] [auch fig.]
theatre wings {pl}
Seitenbühne {f}
aviat. mil. wings [coll.] [Armed Forces Aircrew Badge]Schwingen {f} [ugs.] [Abzeichen für Luftfahrzeugbesatzungsangehörige]
wings [e.g. chicken wings]Flügerl {pl} [österr.] [bayer.] [z. B. Hähnchenflügerl]
theatre wings [the single curtains]Schals {pl}
2 Words: Others
with wings {adj} [postpos.]geflügelt
2 Words: Verbs
to clip sb.'s wingsjdm. die Flügel beschneiden
to clip sb.'s wings [idiom]jdm. die Flügel stutzen [Redewendung]
to cut sb.'s wings [idiom]jdm. die Flügel stutzen [Redewendung]
to give sb. wings [fig.]jdn. beflügeln [geh.] [anspornen]
to give sb. wings [fig.]jdm. Flügel verleihen [fig.]
idiom to take wingsaufbrechen
to take wingsauffliegen
2 Words: Nouns
engin. tech. aircraft wingsFlugzeugflügel {pl}
zool. bat wingsFledermausflügel {pl}
dent. bat wings [coll. for: bitewing (radiograph)][Flügelbissaufnahme]
bat wings {pl} [coll.] [flappy undersides of the upper arms]Winkfett {n} [ugs.]
bingo wings [coll.] [saggy flaps of skin under the arms]Winkarme {pl} [ugs.]
bingo wings [coll.] [saggy flaps of skin under the arms]Winkearme {pl} [ugs.]
gastr. buffalo wings [Am.]Hühnerflügel {pl} [scharf gewürzt]
entom. butterfly wingsSchmetterlingsflügel {pl}
zool. clipping wingsFlügelstutzen {n}
orn. gull's wingsMöwenflügel {pl}
sports switching wings [football / soccer]Flügelwechsel {m}
mil. uniform wings {pl} [coll.]Fliegerabzeichen {n}
water wingsSchwimmärmel {pl} [regional] [Schwimmflügel]
water wingsSchwimmflügel {pl}
3 Words: Others
theatre in the wings {adv}beim Auftritt
theatre in the wings {adv}in den Kulissen
in the wings {adv} [fig.] [ready to do something or to be used at the appropriate time]in den Startlöchern [fig.] [auf Abruf bereitstehen]
3 Words: Verbs
to beat one's wingsmit den Flügeln schlagen
to flap its wingsflattern [mit den Flügeln schlagen]
to give wings to sb. [fig.]jdn. beflügeln [geh.] [anspornen]
to give wings to sb. [idiom]jdm. Flügel verleihen [geh.] [Redewendung]
to lend wings to sb. [fig.]jdn. beflügeln [geh.] [anspornen]
to spread its wingsseine Flügel ausbreiten
to spread one's wings [fig.]flügge werden [Kinder]
to spread one's wings [fig.]versuchen, auf eigenen Beinen zu stehen
3 Words: Nouns
pair of wingsFlügelpaar {n}
4 Words: Verbs
to clap the wings (together)mit den Flügeln schlagen
to cut off the wingsdie Flügel abschneiden
orn. to gather under the wingshudern
orn. to spread out the wingsdie Flügel ausbreiten
to take sb. under one's wings [idiom]jdn. in Schutz nehmen
to wait in the wings [idiom]auf seine Chance warten
to wait in the wings [idiom]in den Startlöchern sitzen [Redewendung]
5+ Words: Others
with a span of ... meters / metres across the wingsmit einer Flügelspannweite von ... Metern
5+ Words: Verbs
to take sb. under one's wing / wingsjdn. in seine Obhut nehmen [geh.]
5+ Words: Nouns
orn. upper side of the wingsFlügeloberseite {f}
astron. Wings of a Butterfly Nebula [M2-9]Schmetterlingsnebel {m}
Fiction (Literature and Film)
lit. F (The) Broken Wings [novel: Khalil Gibran]Gebrochene Flügel
lit. F All God's Chillun Got Wings [Eugene O'Neill]Alle Kinder Gottes haben Flügel
lit. F Before Wings [Beth Goobie]Flügel aus Glas
film RadioTV F Before Women Had Wings [Lloyd Kramer]Wie ein Vogel ohne Flügel
lit. F On Wings of Eagles [Ken Follett]Auf den Schwingen des Adlers
film F Only Angels Have Wings [Howard Hawks]S.O.S. Feuer an Bord
film F Secret of the Wings [Bobs Gannaway, Peggy Holmes]Das Geheimnis der Feenflügel
film F The Wings of Eagles [John Ford]Dem Adler gleich
lit. F The Wings of the Dove [Henry James]Die Flügel der Taube
film F Wings of DesireDer Himmel über Berlin [Wim Wenders]
Taxa/Species (Animals, Plants, Fungi)
bot. T
Kaladie {f}
bot. T
mycol. T
mycol. T
entom. T
bot. T
bot. T
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A 2016-06-18: Lyrics Macklemore-wings
Q 2016-06-17: Lyrics Macklemore-wings
A 2015-11-10: Hier scheint es einige Aufklärung zu geben: Suche flapping wings, "stabili...
A 2015-04-09: take wings and fly
Q 2013-11-30: Lyrics "Wings" (Birdy)
A 2013-09-26: Tobacco beetles - though land-bound - have wings. They may be said to fly ...
A 2013-04-11: set of wings
A 2013-04-11: Our fantasies take flight on the wings of fancy,
A 2013-04-10: Pair of wings
A 2012-07-08: butterfly with worn wings - - - häufiger: butterfly with damaged wings
A 2012-03-24: wings (RAF) > Pilotenrang / Dienstgrad eines Piloten (existiert nicht in A...
Q 2012-03-24: to gain wings
A 2011-02-20: ? electrode without wings
A 2011-01-21: Quick, here, across the wings! I finally got hold of you !
A 2010-11-07: And the Wings' song "Helen Wheels" ;-)
A 2010-03-26: swallow with a W like birds' wings in capistrano
A 2010-03-23: http://books.google.de/books?id=KRJfNmHhIpUC&pg=PA1056&lpg=PA1056&dq=%22hu...
A 2009-12-26: with wings (that are) black on their upper surfaces, white underneath
A 2009-07-16: boasting expansive gables bent upwards like wings on the ends
Q 2009-01-13: chicken wings

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