erschreckend translation | German-English dictionary

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erschreckend

  
er•schre•ckend  
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

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to look dreadful {or} terrible
exp.
alarmingly few people
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'erschreckend' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
erschreckend dünn/schwach
exp.
er hat eine erschreckend niedere Moral
his moral standards are abysmally low
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"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.
Die von internationalen Organisationen gelieferten Statistiken sind erschreckend - ihnen zufolge werden weltweit jährlich circa 150000 Christen getötet. The statistics provided by international organisations are appalling - they say that around 150000 Christians are murdered worldwide every year.
Für den Anfänger ist das verwirrend und erschreckend. To the novice, this kind of thing is confusing and frightening.
Das ist unangemessen und erschreckend und untergräbt die Glaubwürdigkeit der Vereinten Nationen. This is unreasonable and frightening, and it undermines the UN's credibility.
Doch Ihr Programm für die EU-Präsidentschaft, Herr Schüssel, ist insbesondere im Bereich der Außen- und Militärpolitik erschreckend. Yet even so, Mr Schüssel, the programme for your presidency of the EU is alarming, especially in the field of foreign and military policy.
Was im Dokument der Artikel 29-Gruppe beschrieben wird, ist erschreckend. What is described in the paper from the Article 29 Group is certainly alarming.
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