Vergangenheit translation | German-English dictionary

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Vergangenheit

  
Ver•gan•gen•heit      f   , -, -en   past  
[+von Stadt, Staat etc auch]  
history,   (Gram)   past (tense)  
die erste or einfache/zweite or vollendete/dritte Vergangenheit        (Gram)   the simple past/perfect/pluperfect (tense)  
eine Frau mit Vergangenheit      a woman with a past  
der Vergangenheit angehören      to be a thing of the past  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
ferne Vergangenheit exp.
(dim and) distant past

Entry related to:fern

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to be a thing of the past
exp.
to break with the past
exp.
to dissociate oneself from {or} break with sb/the {or} one's past
exp.
the daily routine/the past has caught up with me
exp.
the past with which Germany has not yet come to terms
exp.
in the dim and distant past
exp.
a woman with a past
exp.
breaking {or} the break with the past
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'Vergangenheit' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
Vergangenheit ; Vergangenheitsform
exp.
die Vergangenheit erforschen
exp.
zweite Vergangenheit ; Perfekt
present perfect tense
exp.
in der Vergangenheit leben
exp.
in der Vergangenheit wühlen
exp.
die Vergangenheit ruhen lassen
exp.
die Vergangenheit wieder heraufbeschwören
exp.
in der Vergangenheit ; früher
exp.
ein Verb in die Vergangenheit setzen
exp.
das gehört jetzt der Vergangenheit an
"Vergangenheit": examples and translations in context
Das verändert sicher nicht Assads Vergangenheit. And that doesn't change Assad's past.
Bei der Analyse ihrer Vergangenheit kommt man automatisch zu dieser Schlussfolgerung. Analysis of their past... automatically leads one... to this conclusion.
Libby McCall und seine Gleichen sind Vergangenheit. - In with the new. Libby McCall and his type are history.
(Frau) Baltimore hat eine interessante Vergangenheit. The city of Baltimore has an interesting Catholic history.
Ich muss noch einmal in die Vergangenheit. I have to go back into the past once more.
Aber das RIPE Programm ist Vergangenheit. But the ripe program is the past.
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