Leder translation | German-English dictionary

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Leder

  
Le•der      nt   , -s, -  
a    leather  
(=Fensterleder)  
chamois, chammy  
(=Wildleder)  
suede  
in Leder gebunden      leather-bound  
zäh wie Leder      as tough as old boots   (Brit)   inf     (US)  , as tough as shoe leather   
vom Leder ziehen      inf   to let rip inf  or fly inf     
was das Leder hält      inf   [kämpfen, lügen]   like mad, like crazy  
b    dated inf   (=Haut)   hide inf     
jdm das Leder gerben or versohlen      to tan sb's hide  
jdm ans Leder wollen      to want to get one's hands on sb  
c    inf   (=Fußball)   ball  
am Leder bleiben      to stick with the ball  


Nappa(leder)   Nap•pa•(le•der)      nt   , -(s), -s   nappa leather
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
vom Leder ziehen exp.
to let rip {or} fly

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to stick with the ball
exp.
leather-bound
exp.
to want to get one's hands on sb
exp.
to make handbags out of leather
exp.
like mad ; like crazy
exp.
the leather worker's trade
exp.
this leather is better quality
exp.
to tan sb's hide
exp.
as tough as old boots ; as tough as shoe leather
exp.
the coat has fur (on the) inside and leather (on the) outside
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'Leder' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
Leder-/Fertigwaren
exp.
zäh wie Leder
[UK];[US]
exp.
zäh wie Leder
exp.
Wildleder-/Velours(leder)stiefel
exp.
sie ist zäh wie Leder
exp.
er zog plötzlich vom Leder
exp.
knallhart ; (unheimlich) hart ; zäh wie Leder
exp.
er legte kräftig los ; er zog kräftig vom Leder
exp.
einen Leder-/Sauberkeitstick haben ; ein Leder-/Sauberkeitsfetischist sein
"Leder": examples and translations in context
Alle Waggons deutscher Offiziere sind mit Leder ausgestattet. All coaches for German officers are furnished with leather.
Der feuchte Gang riecht nach verbranntem Leder. [Fisher] There's a smell in the moist corridor like burnt leather.
Alle unsere Leder Klamotten sind im Gästezimmer. All our leather gear is in the guest room.
Leder, hohe Absätze und rosa Unterwäsche. - Leather, high heels and pink underwear.
Bekleidungszubehör aus Leder oder rekonstituiertem Leder, außer Sporthandschuhen Clothing accessories of leather or of composition leather, except sports gloves
mit Außenseite aus Leder oder rekonstituiertem Leder With outer surface of leather or of composition leather
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