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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
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"Vergangenheit": examples and translations in context
Sie entdeckten deine bewegte Vergangenheit ... und verdächtigen dich jetzt. They've discovered your checkered past... and now they suspect you.
Ihre Vergangenheit ist für mich uninteressant. Your past is of no consequence to me.
Libby McCall und seine Gleichen sind Vergangenheit. - In with the new. Libby McCall and his type are history.
Trotzdem erlitt es eine turbulente Vergangenheit. Still, it went through a turbulent history.
Die großen Männer Vergangenheit wurden nicht von anderen Leuten eingeschränkt. The great men of the past were not limited by other people.
Welche Geister aus der Vergangenheit wohl diesmal auftauchen. All right, let's see what ghosts from the past turn up this time.
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