English-German translation for "mettle"

"mettle" German translation

mettle
[ˈmetl]noun | Substantiv s

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  • Charaktermasculine | Maskulinum m
    mettle temperament
    (natürliche) Veranlagung
    mettle temperament
    mettle temperament
  • Geistmasculine | Maskulinum m
    mettle spirit
    mettle spirit
  • (Grund)Stoffmasculine | Maskulinum m
    mettle essence
    Wesenneuter | Neutrum n
    mettle essence
    mettle essence
  • mettle syn vgl. → see „courage
    mettle syn vgl. → see „courage
to putsomebody | jemand sb on his mettle, to try sb’s mettle
jemanden auf die Probe stellen, jemanden prüfen
to putsomebody | jemand sb on his mettle, to try sb’s mettle
Ich empfehle der Kommission, sich in Zukunft warm anzuziehen.
I would advise the Commission to be on its mettle in the future.
Source: Europarl
Heute hat sich das Programm SOCRATES bewährt.
The Socrates programme has now shown its mettle.
Source: Europarl
Hier können wir unsere Entschlossenheit unter Beweis stellen.
That will be a real test of our mettle.
Source: Europarl
Die Gemeinde zeigte ihren wahren Mut.
And the municipality showed its real mettle.
Source: GlobalVoices
Die nächste Bewährungsprobe steht allerdings schon vor der Tür.
The next test of our mettle, though, is almost upon us.
Source: Europarl
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