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Kollegenschwein

English translation: Nasty piece of work / Back-stabber

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German term or phrase:Kollegenschwein
English translation:Nasty piece of work / Back-stabber
Entered by: jerrie
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08:19 Mar 31, 2003
German to English translations [PRO]
/ HR, Corporate, colloqial
German term or phrase: Kollegenschwein
Diese Art von Kollegen, die einen beim Chef anschwärzen, schwierige Arbeiten von Ihrem Schreibtisch auf den der Kollegen packen und möglicherweise Kollegen mobben.
Martin Hesse
Local time: 20:51
Nasty piece of work!
Explanation:
Loathed
Back-stabbing

colleagues, who are real nasty pieces of work!
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jerrie
United Kingdom
Local time: 19:51
Grading comment
Da hilft wohl wirklich nur die Umschreibung, tja...

Danke an alle!
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +4Nasty piece of work!
jerrie


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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
Nasty piece of work!


Explanation:
Loathed
Back-stabbing

colleagues, who are real nasty pieces of work!

jerrie
United Kingdom
Local time: 19:51
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1469
Grading comment
Da hilft wohl wirklich nur die Umschreibung, tja...

Danke an alle!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mirelluk
48 mins

agree  Jonathan MacKerron: back-stbbing colleagues, indeed!
57 mins

agree  Steffen Walter: yes, with Jonathan
1 hr

agree  Sarah Downing: Hi Jerrie! How are you? I was just browsing through the glossaries:-)
609 days
  -> 609 days later ;-))))))))))))))))) - Thanks, Sarah!!!!!!!
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