Dummheit translation | German-English dictionary



Dumm•heit      f   , -, -en  
a    no pl   stupidity  
vor Dummheit brüllen or schreien      to be incredibly stupid or thick inf     
b    (=dumme Handlung)   stupid thing  
mach bloß keine Dummheiten!      just don't do anything stupid  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
eine große Dummheit machen exp.
to do something very {or} really stupid

Entry related to:groß

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
to be dumb
no-one can equal {or} match him for stupidity
to be incredibly stupid {or} thick
that beats everything for stupidity
stupidity and pride grow on the same tree
maliciousness coupled {or} combined with stupidity
she is a monstrous combination of vanity and stupidity
'Dummheit' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
sie hatte eine Dummheit gemacht
Dummheit ist ihm ein Gräuel
seine Dummheit kennt keine Grenzen
er machte eine Dummheit nach der anderen
er sagte, dass er sich dumm verhalten {oder} eine Dummheit gemacht hatte
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"Dummheit": examples and translations in context
Männer sind entweder voller Arroganz oder Dummheit. Men are either eaten up with arrogance or stupidity.
Jede ihrer Gesten signalisiert uns unberechenbare Dummheit. Every of their gestures symbolize unpredictable stupidity.
Die Dummheit meines Jahrhunderts verleitete mich zu dieser Entschuldigung. The foolishness of my century had me apologising where no offence was given.
Nur die ideologische Dummheit des Ultraliberalismus und des unsinnigen Freihandels blieben unversehrt. Only the ideological foolishness of ultraliberalism and of misguided free trade remained intact.
Es ist Dummheit, als würden wir einen Schritt auf den Tod zugehen. It is folly... as though deliberately, we move one step nearer the grave.
Legen wir ihn zu den anderen Opfern menschlicher Gier und Dummheit. Let him be buried with the other victims of human greed and folly.
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