English-German translation for "instead"

"instead" German translation

instead
[inˈsted]adverb | Adverb adv

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  • stattdessen, dafür
    instead instead of that, himet cetera, and so on | etc., und so weiter etc
    instead instead of that, himet cetera, and so on | etc., und so weiter etc
examples
go through the window instead of the door, because the latter is locked
geh durchs Fenster und durch nicht die Tür, weil die Letztere verschlossen ist
go through the window instead of the door, because the latter is locked
Nun ist es aber die Finanzkrise.
Instead, it is the financial crisis.
Source: News-Commentary
Logo von der Facebook-Seite What about shutting your ass instead of shutting the borders.
Logo from the Facebook page ‘ What about shutting your ass instead of shutting the borders ’.
Source: GlobalVoices
Statt dessen sollten wir das Thema offen und aus einer weiteren Perspektive betrachten.
What we need to do instead is to view the issue openly and from a wider perspective.
Source: Europarl
Er sprang dann auf und wollte irgendwohin flüchten, kam aber doch wieder zu ihr zurückgelaufen.
He would jump up, wishing to run away somewhere, but ran to her instead.
Source: Books
Ljewin schickte nach dem Verwalter, ging aber dann sogleich selbst, um ihn zu suchen.
Levin sent for the steward, but instead of waiting went at once to look for him himself.
Source: Books
Wir sollten vielmehr daran festhalten, eine umfassende Risikoanalyse fallweise durchzuführen.
Instead, we should continue to carry out a comprehensive case-by-case risk analysis.
Source: Europarl
Anstatt es nur zu verfolgen, sollten wir schneller reagieren
instead of back tracking we should really act faster
Source: GlobalVoices
Stattdessen erhaschen sie, mit der Hilfe Amerikas, einen ersten Blick auf die Freiheit.
Instead, with America ’ s help, they are enjoying the first blush of freedom.
Source: News-Commentary
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