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English-German translation for: dire straits
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SYNO   desperate straits | dire straits
dire straitsarge Not {f}
dire straitsernste Notlage {f}
dire straitsschwere Zeiten {pl}
Keywords contained
in dire straits {adj}in großen Schwierigkeiten
to be in dire straitssich in einer schlimmen Notlage befinden
to be in dire straitssich in einer verzweifelten Notlage befinden
to get into dire straits [idiom]in (schwere / arge) Bedrängnis geraten
The economy is in dire straits.Die Wirtschaftslage ist katastrophal.
Partial Matches
geogr. straitsMeerenge {f}
straitsNöte {pl}
straitsSchwierigkeiten {pl}
fin. financial straitsfinanzielle Schwierigkeiten {pl}
financial straits {pl}Dalles {m} [ugs.] [meist hum.] [veraltend] [aus dem Jiddischen] [Geldverlegenheit]
fin. financial straits {pl}finanzieller Engpass {m}
in great straits {adv}in großen Schwierigkeiten
geogr. Straits of FloridaFloridastraße {f}
geogr. Straits of GibraltarStraße {f} von Gibraltar
dire {adj}düster
dire {adj}fatal [verhängnisvoll]
dire {adj}furchtbar
dire {adj}grässlich
dire {adj}gräßlich [alt]
dire {adj}schlimm
dire {adj}schrecklich
straits [position of distress]Enge {f}
to be in desperate straitsin arger Not sein
to be in financial straitsin finanziellen Nöten sein
geogr. Strait / Straits of MalaccaMalakkastraße {f}
geogr. Strait / Straits of MalaccaStraße {f} von Malakka
dire conditionsschlimme Zustände {pl}
dire consequencesböse Folgen {pl}
dire consequencesschwerwiegende Folgen {pl}
dire finances {pl}schlimme finanzielle Lage {f}
dire revengefürchterliche Rache {f}
dire situationbedrohliche Lage {f}
law voir direVorvernehmung {f} von Geschworenen [zur Ermittlung von Ablehnungsgründen]
to be in desperate straits [idiom]in arger Bedrängnis sein
to have dire consequencessich rächen [Schuld, Sünde, Untat]
dire living conditionstrostlose Lebensbedingungen {pl}
to be in tough straits [dire straits]sich in großen Schwierigkeiten befinden
with dire consequences {adj} [postpos.]folgenschwer
dire need (of sth.)dringender Bedarf {m} (an etw.Dat.)
to live in dire povertynicht das Salz in der Suppe haben [Redewendung]
event of dire portentGeschehnis {f}, das Böses ahnen lässt
games F dire wolf [Dungeons & Dragons]Schreckenswolf {m}
zool. T
geogr. Straits of Magellan [treated as pl. or sg.]Magellanstraße {f}
to be in dire need ofganz dringend brauchen
dire state of the economyWirtschaftsmisere {f}
zool. T
to be in dire need of sb./sth.jdn./etw. bitter nötig haben
 
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