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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: plunging

Deutsch Englisch
tauchend plunging
tief ausgeschnitten (Kleid, Top etc.) (deep) plunging
Tauchen {n}Neutrum (das) [auch tech.] (das Senken) plunging
Stecherkelle {f}Femininum (die) plunging trowel
spitzes Dekolleté {n}Neutrum (das) plunging neckline
tiefes Dekolleté {n}Neutrum (das) plunging neckline
tiefer Ausschnitt {m}Maskulinum (der) (Dekolleté) plunging neckline
tiefes Dekolletee {n}Neutrum (das) plunging neckline
Tauchbatterie {f}Femininum (die) [elektr.] plunging battery
Steilfeuer {n}Neutrum (das) [mil.] plunging fire


Beispielsätze

Holmes rushed at the bell-pull, tore back a small sliding shutter, and, plunging in his hand, pulled out a photograph and a letter.
I could not have endured the horrid screeching as the stake drove home; the plunging of writhing form, and lips of bloody foam.
The wind is rushing after us, and the clouds are flying after us, and the moon is plunging after us, and the whole wild night is in pursuit of us; but, so far, we are pursued by nothing else.
“I saw the opening maw of hell, With endless pains and sorrows there; Which none but they that feel can tell— Oh, I was plunging to despair.
So full of this reeling scene were we, as we stood by the plunging bowsprit, that for some time we did not notice the jeering glances of the passengers, a lubber-like assembly, who marvelled that two fellow beings should be so companionable; as though a white man were anything more dignified than a whitewashed negro.
And so shouting, he pulled his hat from his head, and stamped up and down on it; then picking it up, flirted it far off upon the sea; and finally fell to rearing and plunging in the boat’s stern like a crazed colt from the prairie.
Erskine was on the other side; and he then supported it by saying, that though the gentleman had originally harpooned the lady, and had once had her fast, and only by reason of the great stress of her plunging viciousness, had at last abandoned her; yet abandon her he did, so that she became a loose-fish; and therefore when a subsequent gentleman re-harpooned her, the lady then became that subsequent gentleman’s property, along with whatever harpoon might have been found sticking in her.
As they narrated to each other their unholy adventures, their tales of terror told in words of mirth; as their uncivilized laughter forked upwards out of them, like the flames from the furnace; as to and fro, in their front, the harpooneers wildly gesticulated with their huge pronged forks and dippers; as the wind howled on, and the sea leaped, and the ship groaned and dived, and yet steadfastly shot her red hell further and further into the blackness of the sea and the night, and scornfully champed the white bone in her mouth, and viciously spat round her on all sides; then the rushing Pequod, freighted with savages, and laden with fire, and burning a corpse, and plunging into that blackness of darkness, seemed the material counterpart of her monomaniac commander’s soul.
The hand of Fate had snatched all their souls; and by the stirring perils of the previous day; the rack of the past night’s suspense; the fixed, unfearing, blind, reckless way in which their wild craft went plunging towards its flying mark; by all these things, their hearts were bowled along.
They sprang away, stumbling over roots and among vines in the dark, no two plunging in the same direction.


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