gelang translation | German-English dictionary



ge•lang, pret  
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gelangen, Gelage, Gesang, geladen

dem Häftling gelang die Flucht exp.
the prisoner managed to escape ; the prisoner succeeded in escaping

Entry related to:gelingen

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
he succeeded in doing it
he managed to catch up with the leaders
he succeeded in easing a tense atmosphere
he failed to do it ; he didn't succeed in doing it
'gelang' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
ihm gelang ein guter Wurf
[Sport] Baseball
es gelang ihr nicht abzunehmen
es gelang ihm nicht durchzukommen
ihm gelang ein unglaublicher Rückhandschlag
es gelang ihr, sich loszuwinden
es gelang mir, es zu tun
es gelang mir, es zu tun
es gelang ihm, sich zu beherrschen
es gelang ihr, die Nachricht zu übermitteln
she got the news over to them = es gelang ihr, ihnen die Nachricht zu übermitteln
es gelang ihm nicht, aber nur ganz knapp
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"gelang": examples and translations in context
Meinen Militärberatern im Pentagramm gelang das Unmögliche. My military advisers at the Pentagram have managed to do the impossible.
Durch die Weihnachtsmannverkleidung gelang es ihr zu entkommen. Because of the Santa clause disguise she managed to escape.
Es gelang mir, diese Befürchtungen zu überwinden, zu widerlegen. Well, I succeeded in overcoming those fears.
Im Oktober 1927 gelang mit einer Bréguet XIX die erste Überquerung des Südatlantiks. In October 1927 the first crossing of the South Atlantic succeeded with a Bréguet XIX.
Dank einiger Freunde im Außenministerium gelang es ihm, ... ihn hierher und in sein Team zu holen. So, with the help of some friends in the State Department, I managed to get him over here and onto the team.
Es gelang mir, den Dax-Symbionten zu retten. I managed to save the Dax symbiont.
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