I be dogged!

German translation: = I'll be damned

11:36 Dec 29, 2003
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: I be dogged!
I be dogged if he couldn't move faster than ....
German translation:= I'll be damned
in German, sth. like
ich freß 'nen Besen, wenn...
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Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 01:07
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4 +7= I'll be damned
Cilian O'Tuama
3Das waere doch gelacht



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= I'll be damned

in German, sth. like
ich freß 'nen Besen, wenn...

Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 01:07
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 1724

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
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agree  gremberg
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agree  LegalTrans D
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agree  Klaus Herrmann
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agree  Aniello Scognamiglio: solange es kein Hund ist;-)
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agree  Stephanie Wloch: Steigerung: Ich fress nen Besen mit Stiel! (fand ich aber schon immer etwas hirnig.)
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agree  Olaf
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Das waere doch gelacht

(mit Umlaut allerdings)

Local time: 02:07
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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