erschreckend translation | German-English dictionary

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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
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
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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.
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.
Unsere Gaben müssen nicht erschreckend sein. Our gifts don't have to be terrifying.
Für den Anfänger ist das verwirrend und erschreckend. To the novice, this kind of thing is confusing and frightening.
Ebenfalls besonders erschreckend und beunruhigend war die extreme Härte und Brutalität der türkischen Sicherheitskräfte in Yüksekova. Equally frightening and disturbing was the extreme severity of response and brutality of the Turkish security forces in Yüksekova.
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