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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.
die Lehren aus der Vergangenheit ziehen
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"Vergangenheit": examples and translations in context
Politisch motivierte Einstellungen müssen der Vergangenheit angehören. Political appointments must be a thing of the past.
Wir können die Vergangenheit niemals loswerden. We can never get rid of the past.
Die haben eine bewegte Vergangenheit zusammen. They have some sort of checkered history together.
Sie haben eine lange Vergangenheit zusammen. They've got a lot of history together.
Tom will mehr über Marys Vergangenheit erfahren. Tom wants to know more about Mary's past.
Dieser Krieg gehört der Vergangenheit an. This war, it's a thing of the past.
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