erschreckend translation | German-English dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images Context


1       adj   alarming, frightening
2       adv  
erschreckend aussehen      to look dreadful or terrible  
erschreckend wenig Leute      alarmingly few people  
erschreckend viele      an alarmingly large number  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
erschreckend viele exp.
an alarmingly large number

Entry related to:erschreckend

Additional comments:

To ensure the quality of comments, you need to be connected. It’s easy and only takes a few seconds
Or Sign up/login to Reverso account

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
to look dreadful {or} terrible
alarmingly few people
'erschreckend' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
erschreckend dünn/schwach
er hat eine erschreckend niedere Moral
his moral standards are abysmally low
To add entries to your own vocabulary, become a member of Reverso community or login if you are already a member. It's easy and only takes a few seconds:
Or sign up in the traditional way
"erschreckend": examples and translations in context
Bisher waren die Anstrengungen des Parlaments auf diesem Gebiet erschreckend gering. Parliament's efforts in this area in the past have been appalling.
Es ist einfach erschreckend, dass wir in dieser Angelegenheit keine klare Antwort erhalten haben. It is simply appalling that we have not received a clear response in this matter.
Der Rassismus in unserer Gesellschaft ist erschreckend. The level of racism in our society is terrifying.
Wie meine Kollegen sagten, ist es erschreckend, daß viele der Hingerichteten unschuldig waren. As other Members have said, it is a terrifying fact that many innocent people have been executed.
Auch die im Bericht enthaltenen Überlegungen zur Schaffung einer militärischen EU sind erschreckend und überflüssig. In the same way, the report's ideas about creating a military EU are alarming and unnecessary.
Daß der Lebensstandard der Bevölkerung heute niedriger ist als 1993, ist wirklich erschreckend. It is genuinely alarming that the population's standard of living is lower today than in 1993.
See how “erschreckend” is translated from German to English with more examples in context

  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
"Collins German Dictionary, complete & unabridged, 5th edition 2004, © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. , 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004"