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02:25 Dec 9, 2003
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: endless cycle of poverty
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Local time: 10:06
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Summary of answers provided
4 +15Teufelskreis der Armut
Olaf Reibedanz
3 +1Armutsspirale
Tobias Ernst


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +15
Teufelskreis der Armut


Explanation:
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Note added at 2003-12-09 02:31:00 (GMT)
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Die Idee des \"endless\" ist schon im Begriff \"Teufelskreis\" mit enthalten.

Olaf Reibedanz
Colombia
Local time: 12:06
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 3046
Grading comment
This usage does not fit my context and the essence

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  swisstell
2 mins

agree  D D
5 mins

agree  Sabine Holz
5 mins

agree  Kim Metzger
22 mins

agree  EdithK
3 hrs

agree  William Stein
3 hrs

agree  Michael Hesselnberg
4 hrs

agree  Elke Koehnke
4 hrs

agree  Cornelia Mayer
5 hrs

agree  Stefanie Sendelbach
5 hrs

agree  shabda
6 hrs

agree  Steffen Walter: Ja!
6 hrs

agree  OlafK
10 hrs

agree  Tobias Ernst
1 day 8 hrs

agree  SchmaPu
3 days 20 hrs
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Comment: This usage does not fit my context and the essence

1 day 8 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Armutsspirale


Explanation:
Just an other option, the "Teufelskreis" is also fine. The spirale has a dynamic element, dragging you further and further down, while the "Tefeulskreis" is more static (you are poor, you always will be poor, and there's no way to escape from it).

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Note added at 2003-12-16 14:10:24 (GMT)
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junge welt vom 09.11.2002 - Armutsspirale dreht sich weiter
... Ausland. Alicia Sanchez, Santiago de Chile (IPS). Armutsspirale dreht sich weiter. Lateinamerika: Fast 43 Prozent der Bevölkerung leben in sozialer Not. ... www.jungewelt.de/2002/11-09/009.php

Tobias Ernst
Germany
Local time: 18:06
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 366
Grading comment
Does not fit my inquiry and context

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxLeonhard: sagt man zwar nicht, trifft aber den Gedanken besser.
6 days
  -> Was meinst Du mit sagt man nicht? Mir war das Wort schon früher geläufig, und es gibt auch immerhin 200 google-Hits.
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