heikel translation | German-English dictionary



hei•kel      adj  
a    (=schwierig, gefährlich)   [Angelegenheit, Situation, Thema]   tricky, delicate  
[Frage]   awkward, tricky
b    dial   [Mensch]   particular, pernickety inf  , persnickety   (US)   inf   (in Bezug auf    +acc   about)  
fussy, particular  ,   (in Bezug aufs Essen)    fussy, choosy
c    dial   [Stoff, Farbe]   difficult  
der Stoff ist mir zu heikel      that material is too much of a nuisance  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

heil, Henkel, Hesekiel, hei

der Stoff ist mir zu heikel exp.
that material is too much of a nuisance

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'heikel' found in translations in English-German dictionary
weil dieses Thema so heikel ist
unsere Finanzlage ist heikel
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"heikel": examples and translations in context
- Obwohl es irgendwie heikel ist. It's kind of sensitive, though.
In vielen Mitgliedstaaten ist diese Thematik sehr heikel und kompliziert. In many Member States it has been a very sensitive and complicated matter.
Ein Gleichgewicht zwischen Geist und Erscheinung zu bewahren ist daher recht heikel und absolut wesentlich. Maintaining a balance, then, between mind and appearance in our practice is very delicate and totally crucial.
Die Situation in meinem Land ist sehr heikel. The situation in my country is very delicate.
Elizabeth ist heikel, sogar an guten Tagen. Elizabeth is difficult, even on good days.
Kinder von Alten, das ist immer heikel. Old people's children are always difficult.
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