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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: respite

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Aufschub {m}Maskulinum (der) respite
Bedenkzeit {f}Femininum (die) respite
Frist {f}Femininum (die) respite
Pause {f}Femininum (die) (Ruhe-, Atempause) respite


Beispielsätze

I obtained from my father a respite of some weeks.
But sleep did not afford me respite from thought and misery; my dreams presented a thousand objects that scared me.
And half concealed in this queer tenement, I at length found one who by his aspect seemed to have authority; and who, it being noon, and the ship’s work suspended, was now enjoying respite from the burden of command.
was the cry, an announcement immediately followed by Stubb’s producing his match and igniting his pipe, for now a respite was granted.
Went then that earlman, champion noble, Came with comrades, where the clever one bided 65 Whether God all gracious would grant him a respite After the woe he had suffered.
Nicholas was allowed no respite and no peace, and those who had seemed to pity the old man—the cause of their losses (if they were losses)—now remorselessly pursued the young heir who had voluntarily undertaken the debts and was obviously not guilty of contracting them.
whose soul no respite knows, Though years and honours bid thee seek repose, Let younger Greeks our sleeping warriors wake; Ill fits thy age these toils to undertake."
But now (what time in some sequester'd vale The weary woodman spreads his sparing meal, When his tired arms refuse the axe to rear, And claim a respite from the sylvan war; But not till half the prostrate forests lay Stretch'd in long ruin, and exposed to day) Then, nor till then, the Greeks' impulsive might Pierced the black phalanx, and let in the light.
Jealousy had got hold of him: she stung him; but the sting was salutary: it gave him respite from the gnawing fang of melancholy.
—she had then been only daring to hope for a little respite of suffering;—she was now in an exquisite flutter of happiness, and such happiness moreover as she believed must still be greater when the flutter should have passed away.


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