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Nelke

  
Nel•ke      f   , -, -n  
a    pink  ,   (gefüllt)    carnation
b      (Gewürz)    clove
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

necken, ne, Negligé, Nebel

als Kennzeichen eine Nelke im Knopfloch vereinbaren exp.
to agree on a carnation in one's buttonhole as a means of identification

Entry related to:Kennzeichen

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"Nelke": examples and translations in context
Ich will nicht Ihre Nelke zerdrücken. I don't want to crush your carnation.
Sie wurde so bekannt wie Waldo Lydeckers Gehstock... und seine weiße Nelke. She became as well known as Waldo Lydecker's walking stick... and his white carnation.
Es ist angenehm würzig und typisch obergärig im Geruch, ein Duft von Nelke und Muskatnuss schmeichelt der Nase. It is pleasantly spicy with a typical top-fermented smell. An arome of clove and nutmeg apple tantalizes the nose.
Kräftig in der Nase, vollkmmem ausgeglichen in seinen Fruchtaromen, die den würzigen Geschmack nach Nelke und Pfeffer hervorbringen. Er wird begleitet durch das feine Aroma der Vanille vom Eichenholz. Powerful with great complexity given to its perfect balance of floral aromas, with spicy hints of clove and pepper, cloaked in a subtle vanilla aroma from wood ageing.
Der Geizhals in mir wollte dir eine Nelke geben, aber es ist ein spezieller Anlass. The cheapskate in me wanted to get you carnations, but it's a special occasion.
Es ist keine Nelke, Dummerchen. It's not a carnation, silly.
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