Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: matches

Streichhölzer {pl}Plural (die)
Schwefelhölzer {pl}Plural (die) [veraltet] (Streichhölzer)
Zündhölzer {pl}Plural (die) [bes. südd., österr., schweiz.]
Hölzchen {pl}Plural (die) (Streichhölzer)
Holzzünder {pl}Plural (die) [seltener] (Streichhölzer)


Here it is that this creature takes his daily seat, cross-legged with his tiny stock of matches on his lap, and as he is a piteous spectacle a small rain of charity descends into the greasy leather cap which lies upon the pavement beside him.
With these he constructed a sort of Eastern divan, upon which he perched himself cross-legged, with an ounce of shag tobacco and a box of matches laid out in front of him.
By it he laid the box of matches and the stump of a candle.
“It was pitch dark inside the house, and the colonel fumbled about looking for matches and muttering under his breath.
To-day he is a drawn, haggard old man, whose white hair matches well with the hollow burning eyes and grief-written lines of his face.
I took fish-lines and matches and other things—everything that was worth a cent.
I had my pipe en a plug er dog-leg, en some matches in my cap, en dey warn’t wet, so I ‘uz all right.”
That was a wise thought; matches were hardly known there in that day.
Fecking matches from counters to save.
Taking food, matches and rifle with him, and a small axe to blaze the trees against his return journey, he set forth.

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Wettgesänge {pl} singing matches
Ringkämpfe {pl} [Sport] wrestling matches
Sturmstreichhölzer {pl} storm matches
Überall-Zündhölzer {pl} [bes. südd., österr., schweiz.] friction matches
Ofenzündhölzer {pl} [bes. südd., österr., schweiz.] fireplace matches
Zündholzschachtel {f} box of matches
Zündwarenmonopol {n} [hist.] state monopoly on matches
Sturm-Streichhölzer {pl} storm matches
Kaminstreichhölzer {pl} fireplace matches
Ofen-Zündhölzer {pl} [bes. südd., österr., schweiz.] fireplace matches