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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: burrow

Deutsch Englisch
Kaninchenbau {m}Maskulinum (der) burrow
Kaninchenhöhle {f}Femininum (die) burrow
Höhle {f}Femininum (die) (Erdloch, Tierbau) burrow
Bau {m}Maskulinum (der) [zool.] (Kaninchen-, Fuchsbau etc.) burrow
Kessel {m}Maskulinum (der) (der Eingangsröhre folgende Aushöhlung im Tierbau) (main) burrow
Grube {f}Femininum (die) [zool.] (Tierbau) burrow


Beispielsätze

Somewhere there, on that desolate plain, was lurking this fiendish man, hiding in a burrow like a wild beast, his heart full of malignancy against the whole race which had cast him out.
This must be the burrow where the stranger lurked.
This diabolical agent had the Divine permission, for a season, to burrow into the clergyman's intimacy, and plot against his soul.
You burrow and rankle in his heart!
Old Johnson, in his "Wonder-Working Providence," speaking of the first settlers of this town, with whom he was contemporary, tells us that "they burrow themselves in the earth for their first shelter under some hillside, and, casting the soil aloft upon timber, they make a smoky fire against the earth, at the highest side."
My instinct tells me that my head is an organ for burrowing, as some creatures use their snout and fore paws, and with it I would mine and burrow my way through these hills.
I felt as a rabbit might feel returning to his burrow and suddenly confronted by the work of a dozen busy navvies digging the foundations of a house.
It was the coal cellar of the place, and when I saw the work he had spent a week upon--it was a burrow scarcely ten yards long, which he designed to reach to the main drain on Putney Hill--I had my first inkling of the gulf between his dreams and his powers.
One day, a high summer flood washed him out of the burrow where he lived with his father and mother, and carried him, kicking and clucking, down a roadside ditch.


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