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consist of gazing at each other

German translation: gaze

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23:14 Sep 4, 2001
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: consist of gazing at each other
love does not consist of gazing
at each other, but in looking
together in the same direction
elkescheucher
German translation:gaze
Explanation:
Liebe ist nicht, sich gegenseitig tief in die Augen zu schauen, sondern gemeinsam in eine Richtung zu blicken.
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Ulla Haufe
Local time: 00:50
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Summary of answers provided
nagazeUlla Haufe
naanzuschauenmartina schneider
nasich gegenseitig anzuhimmelnzapfsully
na -1sich einander anstarrenHarald Rebling


  

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22 mins peer agreement (net): -1
sich einander anstarren


Explanation:
Liebe besteht nicht darin, sich einander anzustarren, sonder gemeinsam in die gleiche Richtung zu blicken

Harald Rebling
Local time: 00:50
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 25

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Karin Walker: "starren" is a bit harsh - "to gaze" has a "loving" or at least admiring connotation
1 hr
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41 mins
sich gegenseitig anzuhimmeln


Explanation:
to stare at each other adoringly


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zapfsully
United States
Local time: 15:50
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 4
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5 hrs
anzuschauen


Explanation:
Liebe besteht nicht darin, sich gegenseitig anzuschauen, sondern in dieselbe Richtung zu blicken.

Wouldn´t that be straightforward ?

martina schneider
Germany
Local time: 00:50
PRO pts in pair: 20
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14 hrs
gaze


Explanation:
Liebe ist nicht, sich gegenseitig tief in die Augen zu schauen, sondern gemeinsam in eine Richtung zu blicken.

Ulla Haufe
Local time: 00:50
PRO pts in pair: 138
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