German translation of 'do with'
⇒ I could do with a cup of tea
ich könnte eine Tasse Tee vertragen (inf)
⇒ it could do with a clean
es müsste mal sauber gemacht werden
- (informal, = tolerate)
- he has to do with the steel industry
er hat mit der Stahlindustrie zu tun
⇒ what has that got to do with it?
was hat das damit zu tun?
⇒ that has or is nothing to do with you!
das geht Sie gar nichts an!
⇒ it has something to do with her being adopted
es hat etwas damit zu tun, dass sie adoptiert wurde
⇒ it has to do with ...
dabei geht es um ...
⇒ money has a lot to do with it
Geld spielt eine große Rolle dabei
- what have you done with my gloves/your hair?
was hast du mit meinen Handschuhen/deinem Haar gemacht?
- he doesn't know what to do with himself
er weiß nicht, was er mit sich anfangen soll
- to be done with sb/sth
mit jdm/etw fertig sein
Example Sentences Including 'do with'
His regular attendance in the reference library had nothing to do with the pursuit of verisimilitude in his fictions.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
It had little to do with the Lord Defender's affection for him.TREASON KEEP (2001)
We'll get you in next door through the back way, but don't tell me what to do with the media.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
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Translation of do with from the Collins English to German Dictionary