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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: wag

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Scherzbold {m}Maskulinum (der) wag
Witzbold {m}Maskulinum (der) wag
Spaßvogel {m}Maskulinum (der) wag
Spassvogel {m}Maskulinum (der) [schweiz. Orthogr.] wag
Schelm {m}Maskulinum (der) (Spaßvogel, Witzbold) wag
Wag the Dog - Wenn der Schwanz mit dem Hund wedelt (ein US-amerikanischer Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1997) Wag the Dog


Now I growl when I’m pleased, and wag my tail when I’m angry.
Ye see, I can’t get out o’ the habit of caffin’ about it all at once; the chafts will wag as they be used to.
Beat thy belly, then, and wag thy ears.
They wag their beards at Bloom.)
In this country, it is enough for a man to have distinction and brains for every common tongue to wag against him.
In the corridor he met Nesvítski, with whom he shared a room, and the wag Zherkóv; they were as usual laughing.
On the face of the wag Zherkóv there suddenly appeared a stupid smile of glee which he seemed unable to suppress.
Even the blind men’s dogs appeared to know him; and when they saw him coming on, would tug their owners into doorways and up courts; and then would wag their tails as though they said, “No eye at all is better than an evil eye, dark master!”
Therapontigonus Miles could walk arm in arm with Vadeboncœur the grenadier, Damasippus the second-hand dealer would be happy among bric-à-brac merchants, Vincennes could grasp Socrates in its fist as just as Agora could imprison Diderot, Grimod de la Reynière discovered larded roast beef, as Curtillus invented roast hedgehog, we see the trapeze which figures in Plautus reappear under the vault of the Arc of l’Etoile, the sword-eater of Pœcilus encountered by Apuleius is a sword-swallower on the Pont-Neuf, the nephew of Rameau and Curculio the parasite make a pair, Ergasilus could get himself presented to Cambacères by d’Aigrefeuille; the four dandies of Rome: Alcesimarchus, Phœdromus, Diabolus, and Argyrippus, descend from Courtille in Labatut’s posting-chaise; Aulus Gellius would halt no longer in front of Congrio than would Charles Nodier in front of Punchinello; Marto is not a tigress, but Pardalisca was not a dragon; Pantolabus the wag jeers in the Café Anglais at Nomentanus the fast liver, Hermogenus is a tenor in the Champs-Élysées, and round him, Thracius the beggar, clad like Bobèche, takes up a collection; the bore who stops you by the button of your coat in the Tuileries makes you repeat after a lapse of two thousand years Thesprion’s apostrophe: Quis properantem me prehendit pallio?
He absolutely trembled and turned pale as ashes, lest his tongue should wag itself in utterance of these horrible matters, and plead his own consent for so doing, without his having fairly given it.

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