Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: rabbits

Kaninchen {pl}Plural (die) [zool.]
Karnickel {pl}Plural (die) [landsch.] [zool.]


I have felt like one of those poor rabbits when the snake is writhing towards it.
Well, on every old broken-down tree you could see rabbits and snakes and such things; and when the island had been overflowed a day or two they got so tame, on account of being hungry, that you could paddle right up and put your hand on them if you wanted to; but not the snakes and turtles—they would slide off in the water.
I could scarcely refrain from smiling at this antipathy to the poor fellow; who was a well-made, athletic youth, good-looking in features, and stout and healthy, but attired in garments befitting his daily occupations of working on the farm and lounging among the moors after rabbits and game.
“This must be very flattering to the feelings of the rabbits into whose heads he has thrust pins, to the fowls whose bones he has dyed red, and to the dogs whose spinal marrow he has punched out?”
In the twilight and the night the rabbits came regularly and made a hearty meal.
What is a country without rabbits and partridges?
From a hundred rabbits you can’t make a horse, a hundred suspicions don’t make a proof, as the English proverb says, but that’s only from the rational point of view—you can’t help being partial, for after all a lawyer is only human.
I laid in a stock of boiled flesh, of rabbits and fowls, and took with me two vessels, one filled with milk and the other with water.
Near Roehampton I had seen two human skeletons--not bodies, but skeletons, picked clean--and in the wood by me I found the crushed and scattered bones of several cats and rabbits and the skull of a sheep.
"Your worship is right, senor governor," said the physician; "and therefore your worship, I consider, should not eat of those stewed rabbits there, because it is a furry kind of food; if that veal were not roasted and served with pickles, you might try it; but it is out of the question."

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Niederwild {n} ground game (hares, rabbits etc.)
Ballenwild {n} [Jägerspr.] (Hasen und Kaninchen) hares and rabbits
Russenkaninchen {pl} [zool.] Himalayan rabbits
Russen {pl} [zool.] (Kaninchen) Himalayan rabbits
sich wie Karnickel vermehren {v} [ugs., pej.] to breed like rabbits
sich wie die Karnickel vermehren {v} [ugs., pej.] to breed like rabbits
Kaninchen {pl} [zool.] rabbits
Karnickel {pl} [landsch.] [zool.] rabbits