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English-German translation for: wits
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Dictionary English German: wits

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English German
NOUN   a wit [witty person] | wits
SYNO   marbles | wits
wits {pl}
Verstand {m}
Sinne {pl}
Witze {pl}
2 Words: Verbs
to brighten sb.'s witsjds. Verstand schärfen
to sharpen sb.'s witsjds. Verstand schärfen
3 Words: Verbs
to collect one's wits [idiom]zur Besinnung kommen [Redewendung] [seine 5 Sinne zusammennehmen]
to gather one's wits [idiom]zur Besinnung kommen [Redewendung] [seine 5 Sinne zusammennehmen]
3 Words: Nouns
battle of witsgeistiger Wettstreit {m}
4 Words: Others
at my wits' end {adv} [idiom]am Ende meiner Weisheit
4 Words: Verbs
to gather one's wits together [idiom]seine fünf Sinne zusammennehmen [Redewendung]
to have one's wits togetherseinen Verstand beisammen haben
to pit one's wits against sb./sth.seinen Verstand an jdm./ etw. messen
idiom to set one's wits to sb./ sth.sich mit jdm./etw. auseinandersetzen
to test the wits of sb.jds. Verstand auf die Probe stellen
5+ Words: Others
drunk out of their wits {adj} [coll.]stockbesoffen [ugs.]
He kept his wits about him. [idiom]Er verlor nicht den Kopf. [Redewendung]
I must have my wits about me.Ich muss meine Gedanken beisammen haben.
I'm at my wits' end. [idiom]Ich bin mit meiner Kunst am Ende. [Redewendung] [weiß nicht mehr weiter]
5+ Words: Verbs
to be at one's wits' end [idiom]nicht mehr weiterwissen
to be at one's wits' end [idiom]am Ende seines Lateins sein [Redewendung] [mit seinem Latein am Ende sein]
to be at one's wits' end [idiom]mit seinem Latein am Ende sein [Redewendung]
to be at one's wits' end [idiom]mit seiner Weisheit am Ende sein [Redewendung]
idiom to be bored out one's witszu Tode gelangweilt sein
to be frightened out of one's wits [idiom]zu Tode erschrocken sein [Redewendung]
to be scared out of one's wits [idiom]zu Tode erschrocken sein [Redewendung]
to frighten sb. out of his wits [idiom]jdn. zu Tode erschrecken [Redewendung]
to have one's wits about one [idiom]seine fünf Sinne beisammenhaben [ugs.] [Redewendung]
to keep one's wits about one [idiom]nicht den Kopf verlieren [Redewendung]
idiom to live by one's wit / witssich (irgendwie) durchschlagen
to scare sb. out of his wits [idiom]jdn. zu Tode erschrecken [Redewendung]
idiom to set one's wits to worksichDat. den Kopf zerbrechen
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