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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: grips

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greift grips
Griffe {pl}Plural (die) grips
Klammern {pl}Plural (die) (Haarklammern) grips


A drunken navvy grips with both hands the railings of an area, lurching heavily.
Fixing the Nets “We’re at close grips at last,” said Holmes as we walked together across the moor.
He groped his way up the stairs, as pleased with the darkness as an owl who grips his prey, opened and shut his door softly, listened to see whether he could hear any noise,—made sure that, to all appearances, Cosette and Toussaint were asleep, and plunged three or four matches into the bottle of the Fumade lighter before he could evoke a spark, so greatly did his hand tremble.
All the bystanders waited anxiously to see the end of the case, and presently both man and woman came back at even closer grips than before, she with her petticoat up and the purse in the lap of it, and he struggling hard to take it from her, but all to no purpose, so stout was the woman's defence, she all the while crying out, "Justice from God and the world!
Rise as thou livest, and retire a little distance, and with a good heart and cheerful courage give thyself three or four hundred lashes on account of Dulcinea's disenchantment score; and this I entreat of thee, making it a request, for I have no desire to come to grips with thee a second time, as I know thou hast a heavy hand.
At the third line she gives it up; flings down her pen; grips the table angrily and exclaims] Oh, men!

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