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English-German translation for: knapp
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German-English Dictionary: knapp

scarce {adj}
concise {adj}
terse {adj}
scant {adj}
brief {adj}
barely {adv}
succinct {adj}
skimpy {adj}
tight {adj}
strait {adj}
lean {adj}
curt {adj}
narrow {adj}
tersely {adv}
concisely {adv}
crisply {adv} [write, speak]
scarcely {adv}
bare {adj} [narrow, small]
meager {adj} [Am.]
curtly {adv}
just {adv}
marginal {adj}
scantily {adv}
stingy {adj}
scanty {adj}
scantly {adv}
meagre {adj} [Br.]
pressed {adj}
scrimpy {adj}
stinted {adj}
skimpily {adv}
in short supply {adj}
by a close shave {adv} [coll.]
telegraphically {adv} [concisely]
knapp [in nur sehr geringer, kaum ausreichender Menge vorhanden]
short {adj} [pred.] [in insufficient supply]
knapp [kurz und bündig]
taut {adj} [concise]
knapp [z. B. knapp ein Jahr]
almost {adv} [e.g. almost a year]
knapp [entkommen etc.]
close {adj} [escape etc.]
knapp [Sieg, Niederlage]
hairsbreadth {adj} [Am.] [victory, defeat]
knapp [finanziell eingeschränkt]
straitened {adj} [financially restricted]
knapp [Zeiteinheit: zwei Stunden usw.]
short of [time period : two hours etc.]
knapp ... [fast] [Anzahl]
just under ... {adv} [a quantity]
etw. wird knapp
sth. is becoming scarce
ganz knapp
by a hair's breadth {adv}
knapp gehalten
skimped {adj} {past-p}
knapp geschnitten
cut close {adj}philat.
knapp haltend
knapp verfehlt [z. B. ein Ergebnis]
just failed [e.g. a result]
knapp über
just over
just above {prep}
nur knapp
by a narrow margin {adv}
ziemlich knapp
shortish {adj} [scarce]
etw.Akk. (knapp) verfehlen [Ziel, Norm etc.]
to fall (just) short of sth. [idiom] [goal, standard, etc.]
etw.Akk. knapp verfehlen
to fall shy of sth.
etw. knapp gewinnen
to shade sth. [coll.]sports
etw. knapp verfehlen [Scheibe etc.]
to just miss sth. [target etc.]
jdn. (knapp) besiegen
to pip sb. [Br.] [sl.]
jdn. knapp besiegen
to edge sb. out [defeat by a small margin]gamessports
to edge sb. [Am.] [defeat by a small margin]gamessports
jdn. knapp halten [alt] [ugs.]
to stint sb.
knapp durchkommen
to barely squeak through [coll.]
knapp entkommen
to narrowly escape
knapp gewinnen
to win by a noseidiom
knapp hindurchkommen
to scrape through
knapp kalkulieren
to budgetizefin.
knapp sein
to be tight
knapp sein [Arbeitskräfte, Geld etc.]
to be in short supply [labour, money, etc.]idiom
knapp verlieren
to lose narrowlysports
knapp werden
to get low
to run low
to run short [idiom]
Das war knapp!
That was close!
That was a close call.idiom
Das war knapp.
That was a close shave.idiom
etwas knapp an
a little short of
etwas zu knapp
a little too small
Geld ist knapp.
Money is tight.idiom
knapp (drei Jahre)
just under (three years)
knapp / fast hundert
almost a hundred
knapp an Arbeitskraft
understaffed {adj}
shorthanded {adj} [understaffed]
knapp an Arbeitskräften
underhanded {adj} [Am.] [not enough workers] [rare]jobs
knapp an Arbeitskräften [nachgestellt]
short of staff {adj} [postpos.]
short of hands {adj} [postpos.]
short of labor {adj} [Am.] [postpos.]
short of labour {adj} [Br.] [postpos.]
knapp an Aufträgen [nachgestellt]
short of orders {adj} [postpos.]
knapp an Boden [nachgestellt]
short of land {adj} [postpos.]
knapp an Geld
hard-up {adj}
scant of money
scanty of money
straitened for money
in need of money {adj} [postpos.]
knapp an Geld [nachgestellt]
short of money {adj} [postpos.]
knapp an Kapital [nachgestellt]
short of capital {adj} [postpos.]econ.
knapp an Lebensmitteln [nachgestellt]
short of food {adj} [postpos.]
knapp an Leuten [nachgestellt]
short of men {adj} [postpos.]
short of people {adj} [postpos.]
knapp an Material [nachgestellt]
short of material {adj} [postpos.]
knapp an Mitteln
pressed for funds
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