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English German
social {adj} [esp. if regarding public welfare or societal structure]
drugs tipsy {adj} [coll.] [tipping, unsteady, as if from intoxication]
schwankend [Person]
stilted {adj} [as if on stilts]
stelzbeinig [veraltet] [noch fig.: steif, geziert]
relig. Inshallah [If it is God's will.]
Inschallah [Wenn Allah will.]
Unverified [Glory and honors mean nothing if you cannot support yourself.]Lorbeer macht nicht satt, besser wer Kartoffeln hat. [Redewendung]
quote [If it helps establish the truth ...]Wenn's der Wahrheitsfindung dient ... [Fritz Teufel]
[if the default (failure to perform in due time) is due to intent or gross negligence] {adv}wenn / sofern der Verzug auf Vorsatz oder grober Fahrlässigkeit beruht
[not used; if necessary, sign with p.p.] {adv}für die Richtigkeit gezeichnet [Name X] <f. d. R. gez.> [heute kaum noch gebräuchlich, da ohne Vollmacht]
proverb [You don't have to worry if you have no reputation to lose.]Ist der Ruf erst ruiniert, lebt es sich ganz ungeniert.
boxed {adj} {past-p} [also fig.] [(as if) placed in a box]verpackt [auch fig.] [(als ob) in einer Schachtel]
relig. Insha'Allah [If it is God's will.]Inschallah [Wenn Allah will.]
like {conj} [coll.] [as if]als ob
provided {conj} [if]so [veraltet] [falls, wenn]
sif {conj} [short for "as if"] [sl.]als ob (das so wäre)
ustulate {adj} [blackened as if burned or scorched] [colour]geschwärzt [wie verbrannt] [Farbe]
woolly {adj} [as if made of wool, like wool]wollartig
to box sth. [fig.] [to enclose as if in a box]
etw. einengen
to outrun sb. [to escape sb. by or as if by running]
jdm. davonlaufen
to wheel sth. [fig.] [cause to move as if on wheels]
etw. antreiben
to mouth sth. [move the lips as if saying sth., e.g. words of farewell]etw. [unhörbar] mit den Lippen formen [z. B. Abschiedsworte]
journ. to spike [sl.] [refuse (a story) by or as if by placing on a spindle]nicht bringen [ugs.] [die Veröffentlichung (einer Reportage) ablehnen]
ribs [if med: Costae]
Rippen {pl}
gastr. pretzel [if knot-shaped]
Breze {f} [südd.]
successor [esp. if not being elected into office in the same election as the predecessor]
Nachrücker {m} [auf einen Posten]
archi. downstairs [if one is on the ground floor]
Untergeschoss {n}
cunt [vulg.] [offensive, if used for a person]
Fut {f} [vulg.] [österr., sonst selten] [Vulva, Vagina] [als Anrede sexistisch]
paperwork [esp. if unpleasant]
Schreibkram {m} [ugs.] [lästige Schreibarbeiten]
archi. downstairs [if one is above the ground floor]Erdgeschoß {n} [österr.] [südd.]
archi. downstairs [if one is on the ground floor]Untergeschoß {n} [österr.] [südd.]
name hypocorism [simplified name, (as if) formed through an infant's babbling]Lallname {m}
ling. Scots [If it is a language or a dialect of English is disputed.]Schottisch {n} [Ob es eine eigene Sprache oder ein Dialekt des Englischen ist, darüber wird gestritten.]
2 Words: Others
at least {adv} [if nothing else]immerhin [wenigstens]
woven in {adj} {past-p} [if attributively used usually: woven-in]eingewebt
2 Words: Verbs
to get carded [Am.] [to get one's ID checked to see if one is of legal age]auf Volljährigkeit überprüft werden
hort. to hedge sth. (in) [confine as if with a hedge; also fig.]etw. einhegen [auch fig.]
to pressure test [if pressure-test medium is unknown]abdrücken [wenn Druckprüfmedium unbekannt]
to space sb. out [stupefy or disorient, as if or from a drug]jdn. (geistig) abdriften lassen [(wie) unter Drogeneinfluss]
2 Words: Nouns
agr. chem. oenol. carbon dioxide [CO2] [if produced by fermentation]Gärgas {n} [ugs.] [Kohlendioxid]
gastr. coffee table [esp. if laid festively]Kaffeetafel {f}
3 Words: Others
all round us {adv} [of several surrounding persons or objects; if all the vicinity is covered]überall um uns herum
if you will [if you want to be so kind] [idiom]wenn du so gut sein willst [Redewendung]
just as if [e.g.: just as if they were asleep]ganz als [z. B.: ganz als schliefen sie]
just as if [e.g.: just as if they were asleep]ganz als ob [z. B.: ganz als ob sie schliefen]
under a spell {adj} {adv} [held in or as if in a spell]gebannt [wie verzaubert]
3 Words: Verbs
to clean up after sb./ sth. [e.g. a child / dog, esp. if one thinks one shouldn't have to]jdm./etw. hinterherputzen
to go either way [also fig. if "turn out either way" is meant]in beide Richtungen ausschlagen [auch fig.]
to make out that [idiom] [pretend as if]es so hinstellen, als ob
to pay one's dues [idiom] [do one's duty if one likes it or not]seine Schuldigkeit tun [Redewendung] [tun, wozu man verpflichtet ist]
3 Words: Nouns
pol. Age of Reform [if not for specific political periods: age of reform]Reformzeitalter {n}
individual dating rules {pl} [as if dating were hunting for prey]Beuteschema {n} [fig.] [hum.]
4 Words: Others
I don't know that ... [coll.] ["that" meaning "if"]Ich weiß nicht, ob ...
comp. math. philos. if and only if ... {conj} <iif>falls, und nur falls, ...
math. philos. if and only if <iff>genau dann, wenn <gdw.>
math. philos. if and only if <iff>dann und nur dann
math. philos. if and only if <iff>wenn und nur wenn
law sb. faces the death penalty [if convicted]jdm. droht die Todesstrafe [wenn verurteilt worden]
Would that she could ... [literary: If only she could ...]Könnte sie doch nur ...
4 Words: Verbs
jobs to be (put) on standby [person ready to be used if necessary]Bereitschaftsdienst haben
5+ Words: Others
Unverified ... if that counts (for anything). {suffix} [if my opinion is of any value (at all)] [if that fact is useful (at all)]... falls das (überhaupt) irgendwofür zählt.
idiom proverb Damned if you do, damned if you don't.Wie du's auch machst, es ist verkehrt.
quote Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today. [James Dean]Träume, als würdest du ewig leben. Lebe, als würdest du heute sterben.
I wonder if you'd mind if ...?Würde es Ihnen etwas ausmachen, wenn ...?
if sth. is anything to go by, ... [if sth. is to be trusted] [e.g. The Times]wenn man etw.Dat. glauben darf, ... [z. B. der Times]
EU If swallowed, rinse mouth with water (only if the person is conscious). [safety phrase S64]Bei Verschlucken Mund mit Wasser ausspülen (nur wenn Verunfallter bei Bewusstsein ist). [Sicherheitssatz S64]
bibl. In the morning you shall say, 'If only it were evening!' and at evening you shall say, 'If only it were morning!' ... [Deuteronomy 28:67; ESV]Morgens wirst du sagen: Ach dass es Abend wäre!, und abends wirst du sagen: Ach dass es Morgen wäre!, ... [5. Mose 28,67; Luther 2017]
pol. Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam, circumspice. [USA] [Michigan state motto: If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you.][Motto des US-Staates Michigan: Wenn du eine liebliche Halbinsel suchst, schau um dich.]
To Whom It May Concern [introduction letter etc. if recipient unknown][An alle, die es betrifft (z. B. Einleitung in Briefen, Bescheinigungen); wird im Deutschen nicht wörtlich übersetzt]
To Whom It May Concern [introduction letter etc. if recipient unknown]Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren, [Einleitung in Briefen, Bescheinigungen etc., wenn Adressat unbekannt]
mus. to the accompaniment of music {adv} [if artistic relation between action and music is not necessarily intended]unter Musikbegleitung
mus. to the accompaniment of music {adv} [rather if artistic relation between action and music is intended]zu Musikbegleitung
We went to so-and-so. [If you don't know the name of a place or don't want to mention it.]Wir fuhren nach Dingenskirchen. [ugs.] [regional] [Wenn man den Namen eines Ortes nicht weiß oder nicht nennen möchte.]
Where else could X be? [if X is expected to be at one certain place]Wo sonst könnte X sein?
Where else could X be? [if you wonder what other place X could be]Wo könnte X sonst sein? ["sonst" betont]
Who am I speaking to, please? [phone call at home (if you think it might be business or official)]Wer ruft an, bitte? [Mit wem spreche ich? (Frage am Telefon, zuhause)]
Fiction (Literature and Film)
film F The Sensuous Nurse [Nello Rossati] [also: The Nurse; I Will if You Will; The Secrets of a Sensuous Nurse]Operation mißlungenPatient lebt
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