Backfisch translation English | German-English dictionary

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Backfisch  

Back•fisch      m  
a    fried fish
b    dated   teenager, teenage girl
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"Backfisch": examples and translations in context
Man sah Jugendliche mit Flachmännern, Backfische mit Bobfrisur, Schmalzlocken und gerollten Strümpfen. There was flaming youth with hip flasks... flappers with bobbed hair, spit curls and rolled stockings.
Ich versuche, einer Horde von Backfischen und Drugstore-Romeos Hochachtung für Hawthorne, Whitman und Poe beizubringen. ...and drugstore Romeos with a reverence for Hawthorne... and Whitman and Poe.
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