a hip hag muppet

German translation: see below

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07:25 Aug 26, 2000
English to German translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: a hip hag muppet
The content is a poem:
The poppies turning black as witches.
Their scrred greying faces like hip hag muppets ...

Thanks to all!
xxxpociao
Local time: 06:57
German translation:see below
Explanation:
hip--melancholisch, truebsinnig, traurig, betruebt
hag-truebsinnig, fig. haessliches Weib,
hexenartiges Weib
muppet-Puppe in general, but it means
something what is moved and itself
inactive, inanimate (which is more an
interpretation), the equivalent to
a puppet=Marionette.
"ihre furchtsamen, fahlen Gesichter wie
traurig, truebsinnige Weiber/Marionetten/Puppen

Hope it helps.
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Elisabeth Moser
United States
Local time: 00:57
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Thanks a lot. I had graded your answer before but it must have got stuck somewhere. Lots of love and thanks again pociao
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Explanation:
hip--melancholisch, truebsinnig, traurig, betruebt
hag-truebsinnig, fig. haessliches Weib,
hexenartiges Weib
muppet-Puppe in general, but it means
something what is moved and itself
inactive, inanimate (which is more an
interpretation), the equivalent to
a puppet=Marionette.
"ihre furchtsamen, fahlen Gesichter wie
traurig, truebsinnige Weiber/Marionetten/Puppen

Hope it helps.


    Muret-Sanders, Oxford's
Elisabeth Moser
United States
Local time: 00:57
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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Thanks a lot. I had graded your answer before but it must have got stuck somewhere. Lots of love and thanks again pociao
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