Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: vacant



The two youngest of the family, Catherine and Lydia, were particularly frequent in these attentions; their minds were more vacant than their sisters’, and when nothing better offered, a walk to Meryton was necessary to amuse their morning hours and furnish conversation for the evening; and however bare of news the country in general might be, they always contrived to learn some from their aunt.
Certain it is, that the living became vacant two years ago, exactly as I was of an age to hold it, and that it was given to another man; and no less certain is it, that I cannot accuse myself of having really done anything to deserve to lose it.
I will read it to you:” “When my brother left us yesterday, he imagined that the business which took him to London might be concluded in three or four days; but as we are certain it cannot be so, and at the same time convinced that when Charles gets to town he will be in no hurry to leave it again, we have determined on following him thither, that he may not be obliged to spend his vacant hours in a comfortless hotel.
On the whole island there were but three miserable huts, and one of these was vacant when I arrived.
He stretched out his long arm to turn the lamp away from himself and towards the vacant chair upon which a newcomer must sit.
It was most ingeniously secured at vacant hours, by a withe twisted in the handle of the door, and stakes set against the window shutters; so that though a thief might get in with perfect ease, he would find some embarrassment in getting out,—an idea most probably borrowed by the architect, Yost Van Houten, from the mystery of an eelpot.
The shoemaker stopped his work; looked with a vacant air of listening, at the floor on one side of him; then similarly, at the floor on the other side of him; then, upward at the speaker.
So he sat, with a steadfastly vacant gaze, pausing in his work.
The servant who spoke, had thrown the blinds wide, had looked out into the vacant darkness, and stood with that blank behind him, looking round for instructions.
A man, so besmeared that he might have been a sorely wounded soldier creeping back to consciousness on a field of slain, was rising from the pavement by the side of the grindstone, and looking about him with a vacant air.

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leerstehend vacant
unbesetzter Sitzplatz {m} vacant seat
nicht besetzter Stuhl {m} vacant chair
leerstehendes Bürogeschoß {n} [alte Orthogr.] vacant office storey [Br.]
leerstehendes Bürogeschoß {n} [alte Orthogr.] vacant office story [esp. Am.]
Lücke {f} vacant space
unbebautes Grundstück {n} vacant lot
leerstehendes Büro {n} vacant office
leerer Gesichtsausdruck {m} vacant expression
sein Amt ruhen lassen to leave one's office temporarily vacant