Oh nein translation English | German-English dictionary

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nein  

   adv   no  ,   (Überraschung)    no
kommt er? -- nein!      is he coming? -- no(, he isn't)  
ich sage nicht Nein      I wouldn't say no  
da sage ich nicht Nein      I wouldn't say no to that  
nein, nein und nochmals nein      for the last time, no!  
Hunderte, nein Tausende, hunderte, nein tausende      hundreds, no or nay liter   thousands  
nein, so was!      well I never!, you don't say!  
nein doch!      no!  
o nein!, aber nein!      certainly not!, of course not!  
nein, dass du dich auch mal wieder sehen lässt!      fancy seeing you again  
nein wie nett, dass du mich mal besuchst!      well, how nice of you to visit me  


Nein      nt   , -s   no pl   no  
bei seinem Nein bleiben      to stick to one's refusal, to remain adamant  
mit Ja oder Nein stimmen      to vote yes or no     (Parl auch)   to vote yea or aye   (Brit)   or nay  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
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Nein, neiden, neigen, Neigung

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
oh boy!
exp.
oh, that was painful!
exp.
for the last time, no!
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certainly not! ; of course not!
exp.
oh no! ; really! ; no, no!
exp.
of course not! ; certainly not! ; no!
exp.
(oh) no!
"Oh nein": examples and translations in context
Oh nein, wir sind Privatdetektive. Oh, no, we are private detectives.
- Oh nein, so laut war das nicht. - Oh, no, not loud like that.
Oh nein, sie waren hervorragend genau. Oh no, they were brilliantly accurate.
Oh nein, der ganze Salon fängt an zu applaudieren. Oh no, the entire salon erupts in applause.
Oh nein, darüber sprechen wir nicht. Oh, we are not talking about this.
Oh nein, es ist mein Vater. Oh, God, it's my father.
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