Living vicariously

Danish translation: at leve livet gennem en stedfortræder

17:29 Jun 3, 2015
English to Danish translations [PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
English term or phrase: Living vicariously
Trying to explain to my Danish housemate
I don't get out much and I joked that I'm living vicariously through him
He didn't understand
Tariq Khader (X)
United Kingdom
Local time: 05:26
Danish translation:at leve livet gennem en stedfortræder
Explanation:
Jeg tror jeg ville bruge ordet "stedfortræder". Måske han forstår det bedre....
Selected response from:

Suzanne Abel (X)
United States
Local time: 21:26
Grading comment
Thank you
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
3at leve livet gennem en stedfortræder
Suzanne Abel (X)


Discussion entries: 4





  

Answers


1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
living vicariously
at leve livet gennem en stedfortræder


Explanation:
Jeg tror jeg ville bruge ordet "stedfortræder". Måske han forstår det bedre....

Suzanne Abel (X)
United States
Local time: 21:26
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Thank you
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search