seine Überzeugung verraten

English translation: betray one's convictions and reverts to discussion

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German term or phrase:seine Überzeugung verraten
English translation:betray one's convictions and reverts to discussion
Entered by: Kim Metzger

21:49 Feb 24, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Human Resources / menschliches Verhalten
German term or phrase: seine Überzeugung verraten
Jemand "verrät seine Überzeugung" und kippt in einer Diskussion um. Er verleugnet seine Position/seine eigenen Interessen.
RichardK
Local time: 23:56
Someone betrays his convictions and reverts to discussion
Explanation:
betray can mean unintentionally reveal.
He denies his position/his own interests
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 16:56
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Thank you, again.
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4 +1Someone betrays his convictions and reverts to discussion
Kim Metzger
4betraying one's own convictions
swisstell


  

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betraying one's own convictions


Explanation:
aufgrund der Angaben koennte dies die Antwort sein

swisstell
Italy
Local time: 23:56
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Native speaker of: German
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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Someone betrays his convictions and reverts to discussion


Explanation:
betray can mean unintentionally reveal.
He denies his position/his own interests

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 16:56
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 447
Grading comment
Thank you, again.

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