Sumpf translation | German-English dictionary

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Sumpf

  
   m   , -(e)s, -"e   marsh  
(=Morast)  
mud  ,   (in tropischen Ländern)    swamp   (fig)   morass  
im Sumpf der Großstadt      in the squalor and corruption of the big city  
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stumpf, sumpfen, sumpfig, Strumpf

im Sumpf der Großstadt exp.
in the squalor and corruption of the big city

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to be up to one's knees in mud
[Lit.]
exp.
the stork paraded on long thin legs through the swamp
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'Sumpf' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
der Sumpf der Politik
exp.
Dünste, die aus dem Sumpf aufsteigen
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"Sumpf": examples and translations in context
Dieser Sumpf kann nicht endlos sein. This swamp can't go on forever, man.
Die letzten sechseinhalb hier im Sumpf. Last six and a half right here in the swamp.
Im Sumpf bei der alten spanischen Mission. In the marsh, by the old Spanish mission.
Der Krieger folgte dem Hengst in den großen Sumpf. The warrior followed the stallion into the great marsh.
Die Schwächephase könnte eher ein Sumpf sein. The soft patch may be closer to a quagmire.
Irgendwo dort hinten, hinter dem Sumpf. It's back there somewhere, through the bog.
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