Seemannsgarn translation | German-English dictionary



See•manns•garn      nt   no pl  
inf   sailor's yarn  
Seemannsgarn spinnen      to spin a yarn  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
Seemannsgarn spinnen exp.
to spin a yarn

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"Seemannsgarn": examples and translations in context
Was er uns erzählte, war alles das reinste Seemannsgarn. Everything he told us was pure fabrication.
Kramer, mein Freund, das ist herrlicher Seemannsgarn. Kramer, my friend, that is one ripping good yarn.
Die alten Seeleute veralbern sich gegenseitig mit diesem Seemannsgarn ... und am Ende glauben sie sogar noch daran. These old sea dogs tell yarns to kid each other... and end up believing it all themselves.
Ich gebe nichts auf King George oder Seemannsgarn, das Hoffnung auf Heilung verspricht. I care not for King George or tavern yarns That give hope for a healed limb.
Ich will nicht, daß der Song "Seemannsgarn" heißt. I don't want a song called "A big lie".
Neben dem Wasser wurde die Kameradschaft gepflegt, Tips ausgetauscht und Seemannsgarn gesponnen. Sunday afternoon, everybody left Biel with the feeling of an interesting and fair regatta-weekend.
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