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10:01 Mar 21, 2002
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: forearm shiver
to hit somebody with a forearm shiver
Petra
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1ein Schauder über den Unterarm
Mats Wiman
4Schlag mit dem Unterarm
ehrnst
3Schlag auf den UnterarmAnja Wojahn


  

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ein Schauder über den Unterarm


Explanation:
shiver:
2. n. (trembling, lit. or fig.) Schau[d]er, der (geh.); shiver of cold/fear Kälte-/Angstschauer, der; send shivers or a shiver up or [up and] down sb.'s back or spine jmdm. [einen] Schauder über den Rücken jagen; give sb. the shivers (fig.) jmdn. schaudern lassen; get/have the shivers (fig.) eine Gänsehaut (fig.) od. (bei Krankheit) Schüttelfrost bekommen/haben

(c) 1999 Dudenverlag


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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 21:38
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 711

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Schlag auf den Unterarm


Explanation:
...beim Sport, um dem Gegner etwas aus der Hand zu schlagen...

Anja Wojahn
Local time: 21:38
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 14
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Schlag mit dem Unterarm


Explanation:
Unterarm-Abwehrschlag
m.E. ein Verteidigungsschlag mit dem Unterarm in Kopf-, Brusthöhe des Gegners. (Football, Karate)


ehrnst
Austria
Local time: 21:38
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 120
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