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throw off

  
   vt   sep  
a    (=get rid of)   [clothes]   abwerfen  
[disguise, habits]   ablegen  
[pursuer]   abschütteln  
[cold]   loswerden  
to throw off the yoke of tyranny      die Ketten der Tyrannei sprengen  
b    (=emit)   [sparks, smell]   abgeben, von sich geben
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
to throw off the yoke exp.
das Joch abschütteln

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-German
exp.
die Ketten der Tyrannei sprengen
exp.
jdn aus dem Gleichgewicht bringen
to throw sb off his balance
exp.
jdn aus der Bahn bringen {oder} werfen
[Fig.]
exp.
jdn von der Spur {oder} Fährte abbringen {oder} ablenken
[Lit.][Fig.]
exp.
jdn von der Spur abbringen
exp.
jdn seine Deckung vernachlässigen lassen ; jdn einlullen
[Lit.]
exp.
Fehlwurf
exp.
Licht geben
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'throw off' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
exp.
to throw off one's mask
[Fig.]
exp.
to throw off the yoke of slavery
[Liter.]
exp.
to shake {or} throw off the yoke
[Fig.]
exp.
to throw off one's chains {or} shackles {or} fetters
[Fig.]
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"throw off": examples and translations in context
Just throw off my clothes and jump on top of you? Meine Kleider abwerfen und auf dich springen?
To throw off high cards or always play a lower card to intentionally lose the trick. Hohe Karten abwerfen oder ständig niedrige Karten spielen, um Stiche vorsätzlich nicht zu gewinnen.
So it's like all is forgiven, and you can throw off your troubles and your clothes, and you're like out of the dark and into the light, full speed ahead. Es ist, als wäre alles vergeben, und man kann seine Probleme abwerfen und seine Kleidung, und es ist, als ob man aus der Dunkelheit ins Licht kommt, volle Kraft voraus.
Don't throw off my balance. Nein, zerstöre meine Balance nicht.
HAN's captivity testimony was to throw off our investigation. Hans Aussage von seiner angeblichen Gefangenschaft sollte also nur unsere Ermittlungen in die Irre führen.
I want to throw off my vows and immerse myself in your wonderful culture. Ich möchte mein Gelübde brechen und mich ganz in Ihre wunderbare Kultur stürzen.
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