Bauch translation | German-English dictionary

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Bauch

  
   m   , -(e)s, Bäuche  
a    [+von Mensch]   stomach, tummy inf  ,   (Anat)   abdomen  
[+von Tier]  
stomach, belly  
(=Fettbauch)  
paunch, potbelly inf     
ihm tat der Bauch weh      he had stomach ache or tummy ache inf     
sich ($) den Bauch voll schlagen      dat  
inf   to stuff oneself inf     
ein voller Bauch studiert nicht gern        (Prov)    you can't study on a full stomach  
sich ($) (vor Lachen) den Bauch halten      dat  
inf   to split one's sides (laughing) inf     
einen dicken Bauch haben      sl   (=schwanger sein)   to have a bun in the oven inf     
vor jdm auf dem Bauch rutschen inf  or kriechen      inf   to grovel or kowtow to sb inf  , to lick sb's boots inf     
etw aus dem Bauch heraus entscheiden      to decide sth according to (a gut) instinct  
mit etw auf den Bauch fallen      inf   to come a cropper with sth   (Brit)   inf   inf  , to fall flat on one's face with sth   
    Wut       a  
    Loch  
    Bein  
b    (=Wölbung, Hohlraum)   belly  
(=Innerstes)  

[+von Schiff auch, von Erde]  
bowels    pl  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Bausch, Brauch, Bach, bauchig

sich einen Bauch anfressen exp.
to get a potbelly through overeating

Entry related to:anfressen

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to split one's sides
sich vor Lachen den Bauch halten = to split one's sides laughing
exp.
to have a bun in the oven
exp.
to pad one's stomach
exp.
to get a beer belly
exp.
to acquire {or} develop a potbelly
exp.
keep {or} tuck your tummy in
exp.
he had stomach ache {or} tummy ache
exp.
to be seething ; to be hopping mad
exp.
to have a feeling of anticipation in one's stomach
exp.
to stuff oneself ; to stuff oneself (with food)
exp.
to be in a hell of a {or} in a terrible temper {or} rage
exp.
to come a cropper with sth ; to fall flat on one's face with sth
exp.
to decide sth according to (a gut) instinct
exp.
you can't study on a full stomach
exp.
to tickle sb under the arms/sb's stomach
exp.
quite a stomach
[Hum.]
exp.
his swollen {or} distended stomach
exp.
his stomach is rumbling
exp.
the water went up to his waist
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'Bauch' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
auf dem Bauch liegen
exp.
auf dem Bauch liegen
exp.
einen dicken Bauch haben
exp.
zieh den Bauch ein!
exp.
zieh den Bauch ein!
exp.
sich den Bauch vor Lachen halten
exp.
sie hüpften auf seinem Bauch herum
exp.
sie hat 'nen dicken Bauch
[UK]
exp.
die hat 'nen dicken Bauch
exp.
mit dem vielen Bier im Bauch

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