Unwesen translation | German-English dictionary

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Un•we•sen      nt   no pl   (=übler Zustand)   terrible state of affairs  
das Unwesen (der Rauschgiftsucht) bekämpfen      to combat the problem (of drug addiction)  
sein Unwesen treiben      to be up to mischief  
[Landstreicher etc]   to make trouble  
[Gespenst]   to walk abroad  
[Vampir etc]   to strike terror into people's hearts  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
sein Unwesen treiben exp.
to be up to mischief ; to make trouble ; to walk abroad ; to strike terror into people's hearts

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
to combat the problem
das Unwesen der Rauschgiftsucht bekämpfen = to combat the problem of drug addiction
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"Unwesen": examples and translations in context
Die Bauarbeiten gehen gut voran, aber das Gör treibt weiterhin sein Unwesen. Construction is proceeding nicely but that brat continues to be a nuisance.
Das Phantom treibt wieder sein Unwesen. It signifies the Phantom is up to his old tricks.
Er denkt, dass es hier sicherer ist, während ein Mörder sein Unwesen treibt. He thinks it is safer, with a killer on the loose.
Der Teufel treibt sein Unwesen in dieser Abtei. Тhe devil is roaming this abbey.
Er konnte lang genug sein Unwesen treiben. As if he doesn't make enough trouble.
Wenn Vampire und anderes Untote ihr Unwesen treiben. When there are vampires and miscellaneous undead out and about.
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