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verpassen

  
ver•pas•sen     ( verpasst    ptp)    vt  
a    (=versäumen)   to miss  
    Anschluss  
b    inf  
(=zuteilen)  

jdm etw verpassen      to give sb sth   (=aufzwingen)   to make sb have sth  
jdm eins or eine or eine Ohrfeige verpassen      to clout   (Brit)  or smack sb one inf     
jdm eine Tracht Prügel verpassen      to give sb a good hiding inf     
jdm einen Denkzettel verpassen      to give sb something to think about inf     
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
jdm etw verpassen exp.
to give sb sth ; to make sb have sth

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SalameaS:

გამოტოვება, დაგვიანება (მაგ. დამაგვიანდა მატარებელზე)

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to miss the boat
[Fig.]
exp.
to miss one's connection ; to miss the boat {or} bus ; to be left on the shelf
exp.
to have a fix
exp.
to hit sb below the belt
[Lit.];[Fig.]
exp.
to give sb a dressing-down
exp.
to give sb a warning ; to give sb something to think about
exp.
to give sb a good hiding
exp.
I must not miss this train
exp.
to miss a deadline/the last date for payment
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'verpassen' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
jdm eine verpassen {oder} runterhauen
exp.
keine Gelegenheit verpassen, etw zu tun
exp.
etw verpassen ; bei etw zu kurz kommen
exp.
jdm einen Denkzettel verpassen ; jdm eine Niederlage beibringen
[Fig.]
exp.
jdm Prügel verpassen
exp.
den Anschluss verpassen
exp.
den Anschluss verpassen
[Fig.]
exp.
jdm einen Anschiss verpassen
exp.
etw um Haaresbreite verpassen
exp.
etw um Längen verpassen
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"verpassen": examples and translations in context
Ich möchte nicht ihre ersten Worte verpassen. I wouldn't want to miss her first words.
Ich werde keine deiner Hochzeiten verpassen. I'll never miss any of your weddings.
Angst, das Schiff zu verpassen? Are you afraid of missing your ship?
Zeig ihnen, was sie in ihrem Leben verpassen. Show them what they've been missing all their lives.
- Wir werden das Hullabaloo verpassen. I guess we're going to miss the Hullabaloo after all.
Später können Sie einzelnen Artikel Ihren eigenen Kommentar verpassen. Later to be able you individual products your own comment to miss.
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