Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: knack

Kniff {m}Maskulinum (der) (Fertigkeit, Methode)
Gabe {f}Femininum (die) (praktische Begabung)
Dreh {m}Maskulinum (der) [ugs.] (Fertigkeit, Methode)


Diligence and attention soon gave him the knack of it, and he strode down the street with his mouth full of harmony and his soul full of gratitude.
And there he is now, he added, the same fellow, pulling the skin with his fingers, some special knack evidently, and he laughing at a yarn.
“I have quite lost the knack of talking to ladies,” he said.
Bessie Lee must, I think, have been a girl of good natural capacity, for she was smart in all she did, and had a remarkable knack of narrative; so, at least, I judge from the impression made on me by her nursery tales.
You are very fond of bending little minds; but where little minds belong to rich people in authority, I think they have a knack of swelling out, till they are quite as unmanageable as great ones.
By his knack of sermonising and pious discoursing, he contrived to make a great impression on Mr. Earnshaw; and the more feeble the master became, the more influence he gained.
The musical sense in each of the children was of the quickest, but the elder in especial had a marvelous knack of catching and repeating.
Elinor, however little concerned in it, joined in their discourse; and Marianne, who had the knack of finding her way in every house to the library, however it might be avoided by the family in general, soon procured herself a book.
That unscrupulous enthusiast for big, handsome grenadiers (who, as King of Prussia, brought into being a military and skeptical genius—and therewith, in reality, the new and now triumphantly emerged type of German), the problematic, crazy father of Frederick the Great, had on one point the very knack and lucky grasp of the genius: he knew what was then lacking in Germany, the want of which was a hundred times more alarming and serious than any lack of culture and social form—his ill-will to the young Frederick resulted from the anxiety of a profound instinct.
And if it isn’t carried in just a certain way the handle pulls out—so I’d better keep it because I know the exact knack of it.

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Knack {m} (Geräusch) cracking noise
Knack-Weide {f} [bot.] hybrid crack willow (Salix fragilis / Salix decipiens / Salix excelsior / Salix fragilis var. decipiens / Salix x fragilis / Salix x rubens)
Kniff {m} (Fertigkeit, Methode) knack
Dreh {m} [ugs.] (Fertigkeit, Methode) knack
dahinter kommen, wie man etw. tut to get the knack of doing sth.
herausbekommen, wie man etw. tut to to get the knack of doing sth.
ein Händchen dafür haben [ugs., fig.] have got the knack {v} [coll.]
Gabe {f} (praktische Begabung) knack
Der gewisse Kniff (ein britischer Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1965) The Knack ...and How to Get It
Ich kann den Kniff nicht herausbekommen. I can't get the knack of it.