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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

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
many another
exp.
many a beautiful thing
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
"manch": examples and translations in context
Was manch einer in Europa nicht versteht, ist die Förderpolitik im ländlichen Raum, die Agrarpolitik. What a number of people in Europe do not understand is rural development policy, agricultural policy.
Für manch einen, erlaube ich mir an Rande zu sagen, mag das eine attraktive Aussicht sein. Let me say in passing that this may seem an attractive prospect for a number of people.
Wegen sowas wird manch einer ... gefeuert. That sort of thing could get a man... fired.
Schlachten werden verloren, weil manch einer zu aufgeregt ist. Listen, battles are lost because people get excited.
Insofern hat sich mit dem vorliegenden gemeinsamen Entschließungsantrag im Vergleich zu manch früherer Entschließung zweifelsohne einiges verbessert. In this respect, there is no doubt whatsoever that the present joint motion for a resolution represents an improvement on certain previous resolutions.
Auch die anderen Berichterstatter waren manch äußerem Druck ausgesetzt. The other rapporteurs have also suffered external pressures.
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