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Roman

  
Ro•man      m   , -s, -e   novel  ,   (höfisch, ritterlich etc auch)    romance
ich könnte einen Roman schreiben!      inf   I could write a book about it!  
(jdm) einen ganzen Roman erzählen      inf   to give sb a long rigmarole inf     
erzähl keine Romane!      inf   don't tell stories! inf     


Er-Roman   Er-Ro•man      m  
  (Liter)  
third-person novel  
Herz-Schmerz-Roman   Herz-Schmerz-Ro•man      m  
inf   schmaltzy novel inf     
Ritter-und-Räuber-Roman   Rit•ter-und-Räu•ber-Ro•man      m     (Liter)   late eighteenth century sentimental novel about knights and robbers   late eighteenth century sentimental novel about knights and robbers   romance of chivalry
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
einen ganzen Roman erzählen exp.
to give sb a long rigmarole

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to reproduce sth in a novel
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what message does this novel try to convey?
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I could write a book about it!
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the novel will have to be adapted for the cinema {or} for film
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to adapt a novel for the stage/screen
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a novel of real life
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to be working on {or} writing a novel {etc}
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to fashion {or} mould {or} mold a historical subject into a novel
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his novel is peppered with clichés
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a novel with too many metaphors
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'Roman' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
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Erzählung ; Roman
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Schelmenroman ; pikaresker Roman
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das Stück/der Roman spielt ...
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der größte Roman aller Zeiten
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einen Roman fürs Theater bearbeiten
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dieser Roman ist wirklich tempogeladen
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aus einem Roman einen Film machen
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diesem Roman fehlt es an Romantik
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der Roman ist noch in Manuskriptform
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sein Roman ist noch nicht abgeschlossen
"Roman": examples and translations in context
Sie will sogar meinen Roman lesen. She even wants to read my novel.
Das ist metaphysische Lyrik, kein moderner Roman. This is metaphysical poetry, not the modern novel.
Alles läuft perfekt für Roman Kupfer. Everything's going perfect for this Roman Kupfer.
Sei besser vorsichtig bei Roman und seiner Mutter. You better be careful around this Roman and his mother.
Wie die Figur im Roman von Benjamin Constant. As the figure in the novel by Benjamin Constant.
Roman Nevikov war eins unserer Investments. Roman Nevikov was one of our investments.
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