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German translation: Innerer/Innerster/Geheimer (Wunsch etc.)

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English term or phrase:Intimate
German translation:Innerer/Innerster/Geheimer (Wunsch etc.)
Entered by: Deb Phillips
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05:56 Jan 29, 2002
English to German translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: intimate
inmost, essential, most inward, internal, as intimate impulse. How does this differ from the concept of something being organic?
Deb Phillips
innerer/innerster/geheimer (Wunsch etc.)
Explanation:
"intimate" really has a different meaning or connotation in each context. As compared to "organic" it usually refers to some emotion, whereas "organic" refers to something that is immanent to some sort of system
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Gabriele Zöttl
Germany
Local time: 17:17
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Thank you very much for an insightful answer!
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innerer/innerster/geheimer (Wunsch etc.)


Explanation:
"intimate" really has a different meaning or connotation in each context. As compared to "organic" it usually refers to some emotion, whereas "organic" refers to something that is immanent to some sort of system

Gabriele Zöttl
Germany
Local time: 17:17
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 28
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