Pfeife translation | German-English dictionary



Pfei•fe      f   , -, -n  
a    whistle  
fife   (esp Mil)  , piccolo  
(=Bootsmannspfeife, Orgelpfeife)  
nach jds Pfeife tanzen      to dance to sb's tune  
b      (zum Rauchen)    pipe  
eine Pfeife rauchen      to smoke or have a pipe  
Pfeife rauchen      (=Pfeifenraucher sein)   to smoke a pipe, to be a pipe-smoker  
c    inf   (=Versager)   wash-out inf  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
Pfeife rauchen exp.
to smoke a pipe ; to be a pipe-smoker

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
to smoke {or} have a pipe
I couldn't care less ; I don't give a damn
to dance to sb's tune
I couldn't care less about what he thinks
he has treated himself to an expensive pipe
'Pfeife' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
Pfeife rauchen
die Pfeife stopfen
die Pfeife fest stopfen
pfeifen ; auf der Pfeife blasen
er tanzt ganz nach ihrer Pfeife
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"Pfeife": examples and translations in context
Eine ganz besondere Pfeife aus Mooreiche mit gebürsteter Oberfläche. A quite special pipe made of moor oak with brushed surface.
Diese Pfeife ist für Prinz August. This pipe is for you, Prince August.
Zwing mich nicht, meine Pfeife zu blasen. And please don't make me blow my whistle.
Du gehst unter Wasser und bläst die Pfeife. You go under the water and blow that whistle.
Vorrichtung nach Anspruch 11, dadurch gekennzeichnet, daß die Beschichtung der Pfeife einen offenen Porenraum von mehr als 10 % aufweist. Apparatus according to Claim 11, characterized in that the coating of the blowpipe has an open pore volume of more than 10%.
Zunächst wählen Sie eine Quelle für unsere Pfeife. It must first select a source for our pipe.
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