Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: sponging

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Abschwämmeln {n}Neutrum (das) sponging
aufsaugend sponging


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But, he was on his feet directly, and after sponging himself with a great show of dexterity began squaring again.
He seemed to have no strength, and he never once hit me hard, and he was always knocked down; but he would be up again in a moment, sponging himself or drinking out of the water-bottle, with the greatest satisfaction in seconding himself according to form, and then came at me with an air and a show that made me believe he really was going to do for me at last.
I'm to be a poor, crawling beggar, sponging for rum, when I might be rolling in a coach!
For the eye of the thinker, all historic murderers are to be found there, in that hideous penumbra, on their knees, with a scrap of their winding-sheet for an apron, dismally sponging out their work.
She knew that Princess Varvara had passed her whole life toadying on her rich relations, but that she should now be sponging on Vronsky, a man who was nothing to her, mortified Dolly on account of her kinship with her husband.


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Abschwämmeln {n}Neutrum (das) sponging
aufsaugend sponging