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Mist  

   m   , -es   no pl  
a    (=Tierkot)   droppings    pl     
(=Pferdemist, Kuhmist etc)  
dung  
(=Dünger)  
manure  
(=Misthaufen)  
manure or muck heap  
Mist streuen or fahren      to spread manure or muck  
das ist nicht auf seinem Mist gewachsen      inf   he didn't think that up himself  
b    inf   (=Unsinn)   rubbish   (esp Brit)  , nonsense  
(=Schund)  
rubbish, trash  
Mist!      blow!, blast! inf     
so ein Mist!      what a darned or blasted nuisance inf     
was soll der Mist?      what's all this rubbish   (esp Brit)  or nonsense?  
er hat einen Mist geredet      he talked a load of rubbish   (esp Brit)  or nonsense  
da hat er Mist gemacht or gebaut      he really messed that up inf     
Mist verzapfen      (=dummes Zeug reden)   to talk rubbish   (Brit)   inf  or nonsense  
allerlei Mist machen      to do all sorts of stupid things  
mach keinen Mist!      don't be a fool!  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

misst, meist, misten, Mistel

Mist! exp.
blow! ; blast!

Entry related to:Mist

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to talk rubbish {or} nonsense
exp.
sod it! ; screw it!
exp.
to do all sorts of stupid things
exp.
what a darned {or} blasted nuisance
exp.
don't be a fool!
exp.
what's all this rubbish {or} nonsense?
exp.
he talked a load of rubbish {or} nonsense
exp.
to spread manure {or} muck
exp.
what a load of rubbish {or} garbage he writes
exp.
he didn't think that up himself
exp.
what's this stupid nonsense?
exp.
he really messed that up
exp.
many a mickle makes a muckle ; every little helps
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'mist' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
Mist!
[UK]
exp.
Mist!
exp.
Mist! ; Quatsch!
exp.
verflixt! ; Mist!
exp.
Quatsch! ; Mist !
[US]
exp.
was fürn Haufen Mist!
what a load of old cobblers!
exp.
Mist!, tut mir Leid
exp.
so'n Mist, dass wir zurückmüssen
exp.
ich habe beim Annähen Mist gebaut
exp.
verdammt! ; so ein Mist!
blast it!

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