Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: to fan

wedeln [luftf.] (Seitenruder)
wedeln (fächeln [mit einem Blatt, Fächer etc.])
auffächern (Papierstapel)


When the dome was thinly covered his face lapsed into darkness but, as he set himself to fan the fire again, his crouching shadow ascended the opposite wall and his face slowly re-emerged into light.
The old man watched him attentively and then, taking up the piece of cardboard again, began to fan the fire slowly while his companion smoked.
Days passed—it might have been that many days passed—ere it swept so closely over me as to fan me with its acrid breath.
Mrs. Pontellier reached over for a palm-leaf fan that lay on the porch and began to fan herself, while Robert sent between his lips light puffs from his cigarette.
She took the fan from Madame Ratignolle and began to fan both herself and her companion.
While I was in this plantation the gentleman, to whom I suppose the estate belonged, being unwell, I was one day sent for to his dwelling house to fan him; when I came into the room where he was I was very much affrighted at some things I saw, and the more so as I had seen a black woman slave as I came through the house, who was cooking the dinner, and the poor creature was cruelly loaded with various kinds of iron machines; she had one particularly on her head, which locked her mouth so fast that she could scarcely speak; and could not eat nor drink.
Soon after I had a fan put into my hand, to fan the gentleman while he slept; and so I did indeed with great fear.
The love I bear him Made me to fan you thus; but the gods made you, Unlike all others, chaffless.
Be kind and courteous to this gentleman; Hop in his walks and gambol in his eyes; Feed him with apricocks and dewberries, With purple grapes, green figs, and mulberries; The honey bags steal from the humble-bees, And for night-tapers crop their waxen thighs, And light them at the fiery glow-worm's eyes, To have my love to bed and to arise; And pluck the wings from painted butterflies, To fan the moonbeams from his sleeping eyes.

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absoluter Fan {m} (begeisterter Fan) avid fan
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