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English-German translation for: verderben
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German-English Dictionary: verderben

to spoil
to perish [rot or decay]
to ruin
to corrupt
to blight
to adulterate
to decay
to deteriorate
to vitiate
to debauch
to addle
to canker
to debase
to defile
to poison [corrupt]
to damn
to abase
to degenerate
to demoralize
to barbarize
to vulgarize
to go bad
to mess up
to vulgarise [Br.]
etw. verderben
to taint sth. [corrupt]
to corrupt sth.
to foul sth. up [coll.] [relationship, atmosphere]
jdn. verderben [moralisch]
to deprave sb.
etw.Akk. verderben [verpfuschen]
to bungle sth.
verderben [Spaß]
to mar [fun]
jdn. verderben
to spoil sb.
etw. verderben [Stimmung etc.]
to spoil sth. [mood etc.]
etw. verderben [fig.]
to contaminate sth. [fig.]
etw.Akk. verderben [ruinieren]
to cast a blight on sth. [idiom]
jdm. etw. verderben
to spoil sth. for sb.
verderben [Nahrungsmittel]
to go to waste [food]
Verderben {n}
mischief [ruin]
naught [archaic] [literary] [ruin]
Verderben {n} [von Nahrung, Lebensmitteln]
spoilage [of food]
Verderben {pl}
(moralisch) verderben
to pervert
moralisch verderben
to vitiate
Verderben verbreiten
to deal out destruction
das Blut verderben
to vitiate the blood
das Spiel verderben
to kill all joy
den Geschmack verderben
to vitiate the taste
den Spaß verderben
to spoil the partyidiom
die Luft verderben
to vitiate the air
die Moral verderben
to corrupt morals
die Sitten verderben
to pervert morals
die Sprache verderben
to corrupt the language
ins Verderben führen
to lead into disaster
ins Verderben stürzen
to precipitate into ruin
jdm. das Spiel verderben [Redewendung]
to rain on sb.'s parade [idiom] [spoil someone's plans]
jdm. den Appetit verderben
to spoil sb.'s appetite
jdm. den Charakter verderben
to spoil sb.'s character
jdm. die Laune verderben
to damp sb.'s spirits
to drag sb. down [fig.]
to harsh sb.'s mellow [Am.] [idiom] [sl.] [becoming dated]
jdm. die Stimmung verderben
to rain on sb.'s parade [idiom]
jdn. ins Verderben bringen
to ruin sb.
jdn. ins Verderben reißen [fig.]
to ruin sb.
sein Verderben finden
to perish
seine Augen verderben [durch übermäßiges Lesen etc.]
to pore one's eyes out [obs.]
Straße {f} ins Verderben
high road to perdition
Weg {m} ins Verderben
road to ruin
auf Gedeih und Verderben [veraltend] [Redewendung] [selten für: auf Gedeih und Verderb]
for better or (for) worse {adv} [idiom]
Ehrgeiz war sein Verderben.
Ambition was his ruin.
Ambition was his undoing.
Ambition was his downfall.
es sichDat. mit jdm. verderben
to get on the wrong side of sb. [permanently]idiom
to fall out with sb. [lose sb.'s favour]idiom
es sichDat. mit jdm. verderben [Redewendung]
to strike out with sb. [Am.] [coll.] [idiom]
in der Blüte verderben
to blighthort.
jdm. den Spaß an etw.Dat. verderben
to spoil sb.'s enjoyment of sth.
jdm. die Lust auf etw. verderben
to put sb. (right) off sth.
sichDat. den Magen verderben
to upset one's stomachmed.
to give oneself an upset stomachmed.
sichDat. die Augen verderben
to ruin one's eyesightmed.
sichDat. seine Chancen verderben
to spoil one's chances
Das wird sein Verderben sein.
That will be his undoing / ruin.
Schlechte Beispiele verderben gute Sitten.
Evil communications corrupt good manners.proverb
Viele Köche verderben den Brei.
Too many cooks spoil the broth.proverb
Zu viele Köche verderben den Brei.
Too many cooks spoil the broth.proverb
A camel is a horse designed by committee.proverb
auf dem Weg ins Verderben sein [in sein Unglück rennen]
to be on the road to ruin [idiom]
Das Verderben
Harm Done [Ruth Rendell]lit.F
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