dyrplager

English translation: tormentor of animals

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Danish term or phrase:dyrplager
English translation:tormentor of animals
Entered by: Mats Wiman

07:02 Jan 23, 2001
Danish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Danish term or phrase: dyrplager
abuse of animals, mistreat
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tormentor of animals
Explanation:
dyrplager (person)= tormentor of animals
være en dyrplager also = be cruel to animals
dyrplageri (noun) = cruelty to animals
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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 09:18
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Summary of answers provided
naanimal abuser
dorte weber (X)
naTormentor of animals/cruel to animals
Christian Uhre
natormentor of animals
Mats Wiman
nadyrplager
Albert Golub


  

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23 mins
dyrplager


Explanation:
Eurodicatom says "cruelty to animals"
hope it'll help

Albert Golub
Local time: 09:18
Native speaker of: French
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1 hr
tormentor of animals


Explanation:
dyrplager (person)= tormentor of animals
være en dyrplager also = be cruel to animals
dyrplageri (noun) = cruelty to animals


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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 09:18
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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2 hrs
Tormentor of animals/cruel to animals


Explanation:
The most direct approach is "tormentor of animals", but "being cruel to animals" also sounds acceptable. Good luck!



Christian Uhre
Local time: 09:18
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28 days
animal abuser


Explanation:
tormentor seems an exaggerated term; it implies a greater degree of torture than the less connotative 'abuser'

dorte weber (X)
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