stotzig (Schweiz)

French translation: escarpé, raide

German term or phrase:stotzig (Schweiz)
French translation:escarpé, raide
Entered by: Giselle Chaumien

21:24 Nov 20, 2008
German to French translations [PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
German term or phrase: stotzig (Schweiz)
Gehen wir alle gemeinsam auf dem eingeschlagenen Weg weiter, auch wenn er halt hie und da stotzig und kurvenreich ist.
Giselle Chaumien
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Jonathan MacKerron
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merci Jonathan
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2 +1escarpé
Jonathan MacKerron
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merci Jonathan

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agree  Adrien Esparron: Variantes : abrupt, raide.
11 hrs
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Reference information:
stot|zig <Adj.> (bes. südwestd., schweiz.): 1. steil: Ungerufen fassen Alphornbläser und Fahnenschwinger Stand, ... wo's nicht zu s. ist (NZZ 20.8. 83, 30); Das Emmental ... ist eine rundum offene Landschaft von Hügeln, ... von beidseitig s. abfallenden Gräten und Kämmen (NZZ 20.8. 83, 29). 2. dick, klotzig.

Jonathan MacKerron
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 21

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agree  Tal Anja Cohen: steil
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agree  Artur Heinrich
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