Getriebe- translation | German-English dictionary

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Getriebe-

  
Ge•trie•be-, in cpds     (Tech)   gear
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to throw a spanner in the works ; to throw a (monkey) wrench into the works
exp.
to be only a cog in the works
[Fig.]
exp.
to give your gears a longer life
"Getriebe-": examples and translations in context
Abfälle von Maschinen-, Getriebe- und Schmierölen waste engine, gear and lubricating oils
chlorierte Maschinen-, Getriebe- und Schmieröle auf Mineralölbasis mineral-based chlorinated engine, gear and lubricating oils
biologisch leicht abbaubare Maschinen-, Getriebe- und Schmieröle readily biodegradable engine, gear and lubricating oils
Sie haben mich in die Ecke getrieben. You've got me backed into a corner.
Bunnojos Klinge wurde von rachsüchtiger Liebe getrieben. The tip of Bunnojo's sword reeked of vengeful love.
Frauen haben Männer schon oft in den Größenwahn getrieben. You know, I've seen a lot of guys get big ideas because of some broad.
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