German translation of cudgel
⇒ to take up the cudgels for or on behalf of sb/sth(figurative)
für jdn/etw eintreten
Example Sentences Including 'cudgel'
`To start with, cudgel your brain for anything in your father's past that might have brought Karnes to him.The Mystery of the Purple Pirate
Neil followed her to the beach, waving his cudgel in the air.Rushing to Paradise
And so Max flagellated us with the purist's cudgel , but just as often, I suspect, he wielded it stringently at himself.Dreams of Innocence
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Translation of cudgel from the Collins English to German Dictionary
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