German-English translation for "Esel"

"Esel" English translation

Esel
[ˈeːzəl]Maskulinum | masculine m <Esels; Esel>

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  • donkey
    Esel Zoologie | zoologyZOOL Equus asinus
    ass
    Esel Zoologie | zoologyZOOL Equus asinus
    Esel Zoologie | zoologyZOOL Equus asinus
examples
  • männlicher Esel
    he-ass, (jack-)ass
    männlicher Esel
  • weiblicher Esel
    she-ass, jenny ass
    weiblicher Esel
  • beladen (oder | orod bepackt) sein wie ein Esel figurativ, in übertragenem Sinn | figurative(ly)fig umgangssprachlich | familiar, informalumg
    to be loaded like a donkey (oder | orod mule)
    beladen (oder | orod bepackt) sein wie ein Esel figurativ, in übertragenem Sinn | figurative(ly)fig umgangssprachlich | familiar, informalumg
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  • (jack)ass
    Esel figurativ, in übertragenem Sinn | figurative(ly)fig umgangssprachlich | familiar, informalumg pejorativ, abwertend | pejorativepej
    Esel figurativ, in übertragenem Sinn | figurative(ly)fig umgangssprachlich | familiar, informalumg pejorativ, abwertend | pejorativepej
examples
so ein dummer Esel!
what a silly ass!
so ein dummer Esel!
oh, ich Esel
oh, how stupid of me
oh, ich Esel
jemanden einen (oder | orod als) Esel titulieren
to calljemand | somebody sb a silly ass (oder | orod a jackass)
jemanden einen (oder | orod als) Esel titulieren
den Sack schlägt man, den Esel meint man
etwa you blame one person but mean another
den Sack schlägt man, den Esel meint man
den hat der Esel im Galopp verloren
nobody is quite sure about his parentage
den hat der Esel im Galopp verloren
der Esel macht (oder | orod schreit) iah
the donkey goes hee-haw
der Esel macht (oder | orod schreit) iah
dich hat wohl der Esel im Galopp verloren?
are you crazy?
dich hat wohl der Esel im Galopp verloren?

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