pochen translation English | German-English dictionary



po•chen      vi   to knock  ,   (leise auch)    to tap,   (heftig)    to thump, to bang
to pound, to thump  
to throb, to pound  
auf etw ($) pochen      acc     (fig)   to insist on sth  
auf sein (gutes) Recht pochen      to insist on one's rights, to stand up for one's rights  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
auf etw pochen exp.
to insist on sth

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
to insist on one's rights ; to stand up for one's rights
auf sein gutes Recht pochen
'pochen' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
pochen ; klopfen
ich hatte immer noch dieses Pochen im Kopf
my head was still throbbing with pain
sachte an die Tür klopfen {oder} pochen ; leise anklopfen


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