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German translation of 'bench'

Word Frequency


[bentʃ ]
1.  (seat) Bank f
2.  (law)
(judges generally) Richter npl
(court) Gericht nt
to be on the bench (permanent office) Richter sein; (when in court) der Richter sein
3.  (workbench) Werkbank f
(in lab) Experimentiertisch m
4.  (sport)
on the bench auf der Reservebank
transitive verb (US)
(sport) auf die Strafbank schicken
(keep as substitute) auf die Reservebank setzen

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Example Sentences Including 'bench'

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But the women who had manned the factory benches now frequently had to give up their jobs to the men.
Grenville, J. A. S. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)
Originally, fur skins were thrown over hard stone benches to provide a more comfy seat.
Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)
Go for a stroll and look for a park bench.
The Sun (2012)
He was sitting on a bench, he was jumping up and down while watching a monitor.
The Sun (2017)
The first challenge is to produce top-class tomatoes for the show bench.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
You can also have the option of two individual rear seats or a bench seat.
The Sun (2010)
I sat down on one of the benches and watched a bit more.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The midfielder said:'There are a lot of great players on the bench waiting for a chance.
The Sun (2016)
There was no one on the bench capable of coming on and lifting the crowd.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
This one should be left on the subs bench.
The Sun (2013)
We received insults on the bench throughout the match.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
You do not put big players on the bench for big games.
The Sun (2013)
The clerk rolled his eyes and looked up at the chairman of the bench.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
We sit on a bench in the hallway near the staircase.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He claimed that he was trying to hit a metal bench in the next-door garden to make a noise that would scare it back indoors.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He is queasy about plans to set up a new group on the back benches.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He pointed to a wooden bench built around the trunk of a tree.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
I will be fighting for Britain from the Conservative benches from now.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Or from the front bench in this case.
The Sun (2012)
THIS picture of three women sitting on a bench has gone viral as it appears they are hovering in mid-air.
The Sun (2016)
The bench of two judges and six jurors took 11 hours to reach a verdict.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The chairman of the bench gave his verdict.
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
The reference to text messages provoked hilarity on the opposition benches.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The wooden bench seats on the train were empty.
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
There is a strong difference of opinion on the opposition benches about whether a slice of fried clot is good for you.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
There was no one on the bench who could play there.
The Sun (2008)
We don't want him sitting on a bench long.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
We had our three best players on the bench at the end of the game.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Where people have benches out the tourists will just wander in and pose for selfies on them.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
England fans filled half of the bottom tier to the right of the managers' benches.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The evidence off the bench cannot be taken for granted.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The media has been full of those opposing the plans particularly, from the Conservative benches.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
There will be more jitters on the government benches in the coming months.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)

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'bench' in Other Languages

British English: bench /bɛntʃ/ NOUN
A bench is a long seat of wood or metal.
He sat down on a park bench.
  • American English: bench
  • Arabic: نَضَد
  • Brazilian Portuguese: banco assento
  • Chinese: 长椅子
  • Croatian: klupa
  • Czech: lavice
  • Danish: bænk
  • Dutch: bank zitbank
  • European Spanish: banco asiento
  • Finnish: penkki
  • French: banc
  • German: Bank Sitzen
  • Greek: πάγκος
  • Italian: panchina
  • Japanese: ベンチ
  • Korean: 벤치
  • Norwegian: benk
  • Polish: ławka
  • European Portuguese: banco assento
  • Romanian: bancă
  • Russian: скамья
  • Latin American Spanish: banco asiento
  • Swedish: bänk
  • Thai: ม้านั่ง
  • Turkish: bank
  • Ukrainian: лава
  • Vietnamese: ghế dài


Translation of bench from the Collins English to German
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