manch translation English | German-English dictionary

Collins

manch  

   indef pron  
a    inv     (in Zusammensetzung mit ein, eine(r, s), substantiviertem Adjektiv und (geh) Substantiv)    many a  
manch eine(r), manch ein Mensch      many a person, (a good) many people, quite a few people  
manch einem kann man nie Vernunft beibringen      you can never teach sense to some people  
manch anderer      many another  
manch Schönes      geh   many a beautiful thing  
manch Erlebnis/schöne Geschichte/Kind      all liter   many an experience/a lovely story/a child  
b      (adjektivisch)    manche(r, s)      a good many    +pl  , a fair number    +pl  , quite a few    +pl  , many a    +sing  ,   (pl)    (=einige)   some    +pl     
mancher, der ...      many a person who ..., many    pl   who ..., a good many people    pl   who ..., some (people)    pl   who ...  
manche hundert Euro      some or several hundreds of euros  
manches Schöne      a number of beautiful things, quite a few beautiful things  
c      (substantivisch)    manche(r)      a good many people    pl  , many a person/man/woman etc,   (pl)    (=einige)   some (people)  
mancher lernts nie      some people never learn  
manches      (=vieles)   a good many things    pl  , a number of things    pl  , quite a few things    pl      (=einiges)   some things    pl     
in manchem hat er Recht      he's right about a lot of/some things  
so or gar old   manches      a good many things    pl  , quite a few things    pl     
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Mansch, Mach, manisch, Mantsch

manch eine exp.
many a person ; many people ; quite a few people
manch einer = many a person ; a good many people ; quite a few people

Entry related to:manch

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
many a beautiful thing
exp.
many another
exp.
many a person ; (a good) many people ; quite a few people
exp.
many an experience/a lovely story/a child
exp.
you can never teach sense to some people

head

Reverso Community

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