Tross translation English | German-English dictionary

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Tross  

   m   , -es, -e  
old   baggage train  
er gehört zum Tross        (fig)   he's a hanger-on   (=hat untergeordnete Rolle)   he's an underling  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Trosse, Trost, Tröster, trösten

er gehört zum Tross exp.
he's a hanger-on ; he's an underling
[Fig.]

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"Tross": examples and translations in context
Schneide du dem 1. Tross den Weg ab! Take your men and cut off the first section.
Schlag nicht an die Trosse dort! Don't foul that hauser there!
- Hol die Trosse rein oder kapp sie! -Shorten the tow or cut her loose.
Vereinigungen, denen auch Mitglieder mit öffentlich-rechtlichem Auftrag angehören, sind KRO, AVRO, NCRV, EO, TROS, BNN, VARA und VPRO. The associations with members are KRO, AVRO, NCRV, EO, TROS, BNN, VARA and VPRO.
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