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to be lost in deep thought

German translation: tief in Gedanken versunken sein

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09:22 Jun 12, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: to be lost in deep thought
to be lost in deep thought
erik mosier
German translation:tief in Gedanken versunken sein
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Silke Namuth
Germany
Local time: 08:47
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Summary of answers provided
na +1tief in Gedanken versunken sein
Silke Namuth
naVöllig gedankenverloren seinInes Carson
natief in seiner Gedankenwelt versunken sein
GUSTL
natief in Gedanken versunken sein
Tanja Wohlgemuth
natief in Gedanken versunken seinPeer


  

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2 mins peer agreement (net): +1
tief in Gedanken versunken sein


Explanation:
none required

Silke Namuth
Germany
Local time: 08:47
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 47
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Michael Scheidler: perfect
12 mins

Rebekka Groß: genau!
14 mins

Astrid Elke Witte
1 hr

Maria Coelho
21 hrs

agree  Evelyn Frank
58 days
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15 mins
tief in Gedanken versunken sein


Explanation:
personal experience

Peer
Local time: 08:47
PRO pts in pair: 10
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18 mins
tief in Gedanken versunken sein


Explanation:
or: in tiefe Gedanken versunken sein.
The two are the exact equivalent of the English phrase.

Tanja Wohlgemuth
Germany
Local time: 08:47
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 49
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24 mins
tief in seiner Gedankenwelt versunken sein


Explanation:
could also be translated as "(gedanklich) weit entrückt sein"


    own knowledge
GUSTL
Local time: 08:47
PRO pts in pair: 92
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3 hrs
Völlig gedankenverloren sein


Explanation:
Keine

Ines Carson
Local time: 07:47
PRO pts in pair: 6
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