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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: Wilderness

Deutsch Englisch
Wildnis {f}Femininum (die) wilderness
Einöde {f}Femininum (die) (Wildnis) wilderness
Wüstenland {n}Neutrum (das) (wüste Gegend) wilderness
Wildnis [lit.] Wilderness [lit.] (Robert B. Parker)
Wasserwüste {f}Femininum (die) wilderness of sea
Tipps für die Wildnis [lit.] Wilderness Tips [lit.] (Margaret Atwood)
Tips für die Wildnis [alte Orthogr.] [lit.] Wilderness Tips [lit.] (Margaret Atwood)


Beispielsätze

Mrs. Bennet, with great civility, begged her ladyship to take some refreshment; but Lady Catherine very resolutely, and not very politely, declined eating anything; and then, rising up, said to Elizabeth, “Miss Bennet, there seemed to be a prettyish kind of a little wilderness on one side of your lawn.
Beyond lay another dull wilderness of bricks and mortar, its silence broken only by the heavy, regular footfall of the policeman, or the songs and shouts of some belated party of revellers.
There was a wilderness of beautiful white flowers, and death was made as little repulsive as might be.
Waste forces within him, and a desert all around, this man stood still on his way across a silent terrace, and saw for a moment, lying in the wilderness before him, a mirage of honourable ambition, self-denial, and perseverance.
What is it but a wilderness of misery and ruin!”
My sermon on the meaning of the manna in the wilderness can be adapted to almost any occasion, joyful, or, as in the present case, distressing.
It is this decapitated end of the head, also, which is at last elevated out of the water, and retained in that position by the enormous cutting tackles, whose hempen combinations, on one side, make quite a wilderness of ropes in that quarter.
Like venerable moss-bearded Daniel Boone, he will have no one near him but Nature herself; and her he takes to wife in the wilderness of waters, and the best of wives she is, though she keeps so many moody secrets.
Whereas, in the days of the old Canadian and Indian hunters and trappers of the West, when the far west (in whose sunset suns still rise) was a wilderness and a virgin, the same number of moccasined men, for the same number of months, mounted on horse instead of sailing in ships, would have slain not forty, but forty thousand and more buffaloes; a fact that, if need were, could be statistically stated.
Because in such a wilderness of running rigging, whose various different relations aloft cannot always be infallibly discerned by what is seen of them at the deck; and when the deck-ends of these ropes are being every few minutes cast down from the fastenings, it would be but a natural fatality, if, unprovided with a constant watchman, the hoisted sailor should by some carelessness of the crew be cast adrift and fall all swooping to the sea.


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