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   n   Seil    nt     
to walk a tightrope        (fig)   einen Balanceakt vollführen  

tightrope act         n     (lit, fig)   Balanceakt    m     
tightrope walker         n   Seiltänzer(in)    m(f)  
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
to walk a tightrope exp.
einen Balanceakt vollführen

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'tightrope' found in translations in German-English dictionary
to be walking a tightrope
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"tightrope": examples and translations in context
Easy as falling off a tightrope. So leicht, wie von einem Drahtseil zu fallen.
Dad, I was with you on the tightrope. Dad, ich war mit dir auf dem Drahtseil.
And this was a nightmare situation of a man on a tightrope. Und dies war die Albtraumsituation eines Mannes auf dem Seil.
And a few days later, I was practicing on a single tightrope. Und wenige Tage später übte ich auf einem einzigen Seil.
So I just created the widest tightrope in the world. Ich schuf damit das breiteste Seil der Welt.
Now in my old age I have to walk the tightrope again then I'll take you with me, my young child. Wenn ich auf meine alten Tage noch mal aufs Seil muss, dann nehm ich dich mit, mein junges Kind.
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