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English-German Dictionary

English-German translation for: Vorwand
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German-English Dictionary: Vorwand

Vorwand {m}
pretence [Br.]
pretense [Am.]
pretext
subterfuge
plea [excuse, pretext]
make-believe
stalking horse
stalking-horse
false pretences
cop-out [coll.]
fig-leaf [fig.]
Vorwand {m} [Ausrede]
excuse [pretence]
Vorwand {m} [fig.]
smokescreen
smoke screen [fig.]
Vorwand {m} [Fassade, Front für kriminelle Aktivität]
blind [activity or organization covering up sth. criminal]
Vorwand {m} [Handhabe]
handle [coll.] [pretext]
falscher Vorwand {m}
false pretence
false pretences
false pretense [Am.]
unter dem Vorwand [+Gen.]
under the pretext of ... {prep}
unter dem Vorwand etw.Gen.
under colour of sth. {adv} [Br.] [fig.]
unter einem Vorwand
under a pretext {adv}
etw. als Vorwand vorbringen
to allege sth. as a pretext
unter dem Vorwand, dass ...
under the pretext that ... {conj}
nach einem Vorwand greifen
to seize a pretext
(doch) bloß ein Vorwand {m}
a mere pretence [Br.]
a mere pretense [Am.]
(doch) nur ein Vorwand {m}
a mere pretence [Br.]
a mere pretense [Am.]
unter dem Vorwand helfen zu wollen
under the pretence of helping {adv} [Br.]
under the pretense of helping {adv} [Am.]
unter dem Vorwand, etw. tun zu wollen
under pretence of doing sth. {adv} [Br.]
under pretense of doing sth. {adv} [Am.]idiom
unter dem Vorwand, etw. zu tun
under the guise of doing sth. {adv}
on / under the pretext of doing sth. {adv}
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