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Stin•ke•fin•ger      m  
inf   finger inf     (held up as rude gesture)     (US)  , bird inf     
jdm den Stinkefinger zeigen      to give sb the finger inf  or the bird   (US)   inf     
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
jdm den Stinkefinger zeigen exp.
to give sb the finger {or} the bird

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'Stinkefinger' found in translations in English-German dictionary
jdm den Stinkefinger zeigen
jdn auspfeifen ; jdm den Stinkefinger zeigen
ausgepfiffen werden ; den Stinkefinger gezeigt bekommen
er zeigte mir den Stinkefinger
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"Stinkefinger": examples and translations in context
Allerdings könnte er meinen Stinkefinger für 25 Cent sehen. I told him he could see my finger for a quarter though.
Damit zeigt Herr McCreevy wieder einmal den Stinkefinger, und zwar diesmal dem Ministerrat und der Biopatentrichtlinie. In doing this McCreevy is once again giving "the two finger".This time to the Council of Minister and the Biopatents Directive.
Die können den Famiiienhund tragen und dabei den Stinkefinger zeigen. So large they could carry the family dog while giving you the finger.
Du hast mir den Stinkefinger gezeigt, oder? You shot me the finger, didn't you?
Er sprang aus der Uhr, zeigte mir den Stinkefinger und rannte die Tür raus. He jumps out of the clock, flips me off, and then runs out the door.
Mittlerweile hat sich der Ton in den Medien verschärft, die Griechen wurden im deutschen Magazin „Focus" als „Betrüger in der Eurofamilie" bezeichnet, flankiert von einer Aphrodite mit Stinkefinger. The tone in the media has now become more strident, with the German magazine 'Focus' calling the Greeks 'the Cheats in the Euro family', alongside a picture of Aphrodite raising her middle finger.
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