English-German translation for "subdue"

"subdue" German translation

subdue
[səbˈdju] American English | amerikanisches EnglischUSalso | auch a. [-ˈdu]transitive verb | transitives Verb v/t <present participle | Partizip Präsensppr subduing>

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examples
  • überwinden, -wältigen
    subdue overcome, bring under control
    subdue overcome, bring under control
  • besiegen, bändigen, zähmen, meistern
    subdue figurative(ly) | figurativ, in übertragenem Sinnfig
    subdue figurative(ly) | figurativ, in übertragenem Sinnfig
examples
  • m(jemanden)besänftigen
    subdue sb: soothe
    subdue sb: soothe
examples
  • to subduesomebody | jemand sb by kindness
    durch Freudlichkeit besänftigt
    to subduesomebody | jemand sb by kindness
  • lindern, mildern
    subdue rare | seltenselten pain etc: soothe
    subdue rare | seltenselten pain etc: soothe
  • dämpfen
    subdue light, voice etc: soften
    subdue light, voice etc: soften
  • subdue syn vgl. → see „conquer
    subdue syn vgl. → see „conquer
Die Jungen fühlten sich von ihrer unheimlichen Umgebung bedrückt und sprachen nur mit leiser Stimme.
The boys were subdued by these solemnities, and talked little.
Source: Books
Marschiere ein, unterdrücke sie, nimm ihre Ressourcen.
Look, invade, subdue them, take their resources.
Source: TED
Russlands Unterwerfung wird automatisch geschehen.
Russia will be subdued by default.
Source: News-Commentary
Seine weiche Stimme verkündete mir, daß er besiegt sei; daher wurde auch ich nun ruhig.
His softened voice announced that he was subdued; so I, in my turn, became calm.
Source: Books
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