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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 give sb a dressing-down
exp.
to have a fix
exp.
to hit sb below the belt
[Lit.];[Fig.]
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.
den Anschluss verpassen
[Fig.]
exp.
jdm Prügel verpassen
exp.
den Anschluss verpassen
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
Tom will seinen Flug nicht verpassen. Tom doesn't want to miss his flight.
Ich möchte nicht die Vorschau verpassen. I don't want to miss the previews.
Eine Verhandlung um 350 Millionen zu verpassen... Missing a hearing with 350 million on the line.
Ich glaube eine Menge Menschen werden die Kirschblüte verpassen. ZAMANI: I think a great many people will miss the cherry blossoms.
Wir wollten den Moment nicht verpassen. We didn't want to miss the train.
Mit diesem Reiseprogramm verpassen Sie garantiert keinen von Münchens Klassikern. You guaranteed will not miss any of Munich\'s classics with this program.
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