German translation of 'brick wall'
- (figurative, informal) I might as well be talking to a brick wall
ich könnte genauso gut gegen eine Wand reden
⇒ it's like beating or banging one's head against a brick wall
es ist, wie wenn man mit dem Kopf gegen die Wand rennt
⇒ to come up against or hit a brick wall
plötzlich vor einer Mauer stehen
Example Sentences Including 'brick wall'
This time, he came up against the brick wall of a demand for a password.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
We hung up our coats, then followed a lithe, blue-jeaned waitress to a table against the brick wall.The Dutch Blue Error
She looked out of her window at the bar of cold morning sunlight on the brick wall beyond.An Older Woman
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Translation of brick wall from the Collins English to German Dictionary