Zeug translation | German-English dictionary

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Zeug

  
   nt   , -(e)s   no pl  
a    inf   stuff    no indef art, no pl     
(=Ausrüstung)  
gear inf     
(=Kleidung)  
clothes    pl  , things    pl   inf     
(=Getier)  
things    pl     
altes Zeug      junk, trash  
... und solches Zeug      ... and such things  
b    inf   (=Unsinn)   nonsense, rubbish   (esp Brit)     
ein/dieses Zeug      a/this load of nonsense or rubbish   (esp Brit)     
dummes or ungereimtes Zeug reden      to talk a lot of nonsense or drivel inf  or twaddle inf     
rede kein dummes Zeug      don't talk nonsense  
c    (=Fähigkeit, Können)  
das Zeug zu etw haben      to have (got) what it takes to be sth inf     
er hat nicht das Zeug dazu      he hasn't got what it takes inf     
d    old   (=Stoff)   material  
(=Wäsche)  
linen  
jdm etwas am Zeug flicken      inf   to tell sb what to do  
was das Zeug hält      inf   for all one is worth  
[laufen, fahren]   like mad  
lügen, was das Zeug hält      inf   to lie one's head off inf     
sich für jdn ins Zeug legen      inf   to stand up for sb  
sich ins Zeug legen      to go flat out   (esp Brit)  or all out   (US)  ,   (bei Arbeit auch)    to work flat out   (esp Brit)  or all out   (US)     


Dreck(s)zeug   Dreck(s)•zeug      nt  
inf   damn or blasted stuff inf     
das ist doch ein Dreck(s)zeug      damn this stuff inf     
Verband(s)zeug   Ver•band(s)•zeug      nt     ( -zeuge    pl  ) dressing material
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
altes Zeug exp.
junk ; trash

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Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
rubbish {or} nonsense
dummes Zeug reden = to talk rubbish {or} nonsense
exp.
(silly) nonsense
exp.
to say crazy things ; to babble away
[Fig.]
exp.
to talk a lot of rubbish {or} drivel
exp.
to talk drivel
exp.
to talk gibberish
exp.
to talk drivel
exp.
to go flat out {or} all out ; to work flat out {or} all out
exp.
for all one is worth ; like mad
exp.
this stuff stains ({in/auf etw} () sth)
exp.
to have (got) what it takes to be sth
exp.
to tell sb what to do
exp.
to lie one's head off
exp.
he hasn't got what it takes
exp.
to stand up for sb
exp.
a/this load of nonsense {or} rubbish
exp.
... and such things
exp.
don't talk nonsense
exp.
he was so vague
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'Zeug' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
dummes Zeug reden
exp.
dummes Zeug reden
exp.
sich ins Zeug legen
[Fig.]
exp.
sich ins Zeug legen
[Fig.]
exp.
ich habe mein Zeug vergessen
exp.
sie hat das Zeug zur Managerin
exp.
buntgemischtes altes Zeug
exp.
du redest dummes Zeug
exp.
schwarzes/süßes {etc} Zeug
exp.
Angelausrüstung {oder} -zeug

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