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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: louse

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Laus {f}Femininum (die) louse
lausen louse
Dreckskerl {m}Maskulinum (der) [derb, pej.] louse [coll., fig.]
Lump {m}Maskulinum (der) [pej.] louse [coll., fig.]
Hundianer {m}Maskulinum (der) [österr., ugs.] (Lump) louse [coll., fig.]
Hundling {m}Maskulinum (der) [bayr., österr.] (Lump) louse [coll., fig.]
Lumpenkerl {m}Maskulinum (der) [pej.] (Lump) louse [coll., fig.]
Scheißkerl {m}Maskulinum (der) [derb, pej.] louse [coll., fig.]
Scheisskerl {m}Maskulinum (der) [schweiz. Orthogr.] [derb, pej.] louse [sl.]
Lumpenhund {m}Maskulinum (der) [ugs., pej.] louse [coll., fig.]
Lausfliegen {pl}Plural (die) [zool.] louse flies
Lausfliege {f}Femininum (die) [zool.] louse fly


Ech, I am an æsthetic louse and nothing more,” he added suddenly, laughing like a madman.
And what shows that I am utterly a louse,” he added, grinding his teeth, “is that I am perhaps viler and more loathsome than the louse I killed, and I felt beforehand that I should tell myself so after killing her.
And you mustn’t suppose that I didn’t know, for instance, that if I began to question myself whether I had the right to gain power—I certainly hadn’t the right—or that if I asked myself whether a human being is a louse it proved that it wasn’t so for me, though it might be for a man who would go straight to his goal without asking questions....
I wanted to find out then and quickly whether I was a louse like everybody else or a man.
I want to prove one thing only, that the devil led me on then and he has shown me since that I had not the right to take that path, because I am just such a louse as all the rest.
“Perhaps I’ve been unfair to myself,” he observed gloomily, pondering, “perhaps after all I am a man and not a louse and I’ve been in too great a hurry to condemn myself.
This now is too lamentable a face for a man, Some abject louse asking leave to be, cringing for it, Some milk-nosed maggot blessing what lets it wrig to its hole.
Ask me not what I would be, if I were not Thersites; for I care not to be the louse of a lazar, so I were not Menelaus.
I could see distinctly the limbs of these vermin with my naked eye, much better than those of a European louse through a microscope, and their snouts with which they rooted like swine.

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