German translation of 'ash'
⇒ to reduce sth to ashes(= burn down)
etw völlig niederbrennen
⇒ to rise from the ashes(figurative)
aus den Trümmern wiederauferstehen
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Example Sentences Including 'ash'
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The rest was simply and solidly made from elm, ash or oak.Malory: The Life and Times of King Arthur's Chronicler (2005)
Supply chain management is a demanding role at the best of times, let alone when there is an ash cloud to contend with.Computing (2010)
Here is a world where the sun has been smothered by a sky of grey ash.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
No one was killed by the lava or ash, but three people were killed by lightning from the eruption.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The eruption also shot a plume of sulphur dioxide gas and ash so high that it punched into the stratosphere.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The family joke was that her secret ingredient was cigarette ash.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Two women find comedy and agony as they scatter the ashes of a friend.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Young ash trees are also acquiring a pale yellow look.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Australian websites are simultaneously creaking with demand for the winter Ashes series.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But then because of the ash cloud the flights got cancelled.The Sun (2013)
He and the management are already discussing the coming summer and next winter 's Ashes.The Sun (2016)
I think we can still win the Ashes.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It is not enough to aim simply to retain the Ashes.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
There's something about an Ashes win that puts a misplaced swagger in our stride.The Sun (2012)
They need only to win one of the matches to regain the Ashes.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He was away playing Australia for the Ashes that winter and scored three consecutive centuries.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Mountain ash will go too, soon.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Where do you want your ashes scattered?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
A memorial service will be held next month and his ashes scattered over the battlefield.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Another 470,000 could be forced to flee due to volcanic ash in the air.Smithsonian Mag (2017)
BELIEVE it or not, ash grey streaks are the hottest hair colour this season.The Sun (2010)
BRITAIN'S airports dramatically reopened last night after five days shut by the volcano ash scare.The Sun (2010)
Jet aircraft engines in particular are susceptible to damage from volcanic ash.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
STAFF at a crematorium tricked a family by scattering the wrong ashes.The Sun (2017)
The ash tree has always been loved.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The hotel was busy with passengers whose flights had been grounded because of the volcanic ash alert.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The risk to people on the ground is negligible because the ash is so high.The Sun (2010)
This might mean oak or ash.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Who knew soap is made of wood ash and lard?The Sun (2011)
He died in October 2009 and the family intended to take his ashes to be scattered at his favourite seaside place.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The last trees to drop their leaves are the ashes and the oaks.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They came to Australia needing only to share the series to regain the Ashes.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It dropped the merest layer of fine ash over his sandals.THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)
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'ash' in Other Languages
British English: ash NOUN
Ash is the grey or black powdery substance that is left after something is burnt.
A cloud of volcanic ash is spreading across a wide area.
Translation of ash from the Collins English to German Dictionary