Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: keen

begeistert {adj.} (Heimwerker, Sportler etc.)
scharf (Augen, Blick, Verstand)
willig (eifrig, begeistert)
freudig (begeistert)
emsig (eifrig)
fleißig (begeistert [Sammler, Wanderer etc.])


The same lulling sounds acted as a lullaby to my too keen sensations; when I placed my head upon my pillow, sleep crept over me; I felt it as it came and blessed the giver of oblivion.
The magistrate observed me with a keen eye and of course drew an unfavourable augury from my manner.
My own complete happiness, and the home-centred interests which rise up around the man who first finds himself master of his own establishment, were sufficient to absorb all my attention, while Holmes, who loathed every form of society with his whole Bohemian soul, remained in our lodgings in Baker Street, buried among his old books, and alternating from week to week between cocaine and ambition, the drowsiness of the drug, and the fierce energy of his own keen nature.
As I passed the well-remembered door, which must always be associated in my mind with my wooing, and with the dark incidents of the Study in Scarlet, I was seized with a keen desire to see Holmes again, and to know how he was employing his extraordinary powers.
With the connivance and assistance of his wife he disguised himself, covered those keen eyes with tinted glasses, masked the face with a moustache and a pair of bushy whiskers, sunk that clear voice into an insinuating whisper, and doubly secure on account of the girl’s short sight, he appears as Mr. Hosmer Angel, and keeps off other lovers by making love himself.”
Yet I could not shake off the vague feeling of dread which it left behind, though the sensation grew less keen as the weeks passed and nothing happened to disturb the usual routine of our lives.
There is so keen a sympathy between us that I should know if evil came upon him.
Holmes sat in his big armchair with the weary, heavy-lidded expression which veiled his keen and eager nature, while I sat opposite to him, and we listened in silence to the strange story which our visitor detailed to us.
I tried to put on as unconcerned an air as possible, but I had not forgotten the warnings of the lady, even though I disregarded them, and I kept a keen eye upon my two companions.
We feed him once a day, and not too much then, so that he is always as keen as mustard.

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Keen-Mausohr {n} [zool.] Keen's myotis (Myotis keenii / Vespertilio subulatus keenii)
Er hat einen sehr scharfen Verstand. He has a very keen mind.
Tiefblick {m} keen insight
Wasserratte {f} [ugs., fig.] keen swimmer
Sportfreundinnen {pl} (Sport treibende Personen) (keen) sportswomen
ein feines Ohr haben have a keen hearing {v}
heftige Schmerzen {pl} keen pain
Feuer und Flamme sein as keen as mustard
wenig Lust dazu haben not to be keen on it
emsig (eifrig) keen