German translation of 'fence in'
- (figurative) to fence sb in
jdn in seiner Freiheit beschränken
⇒ to sit on the fence(figurative, = be neutral)
neutral bleiben(= be irresolute),
⇒ to mend fences(figurative)
die Dinge bereinigen
- (also fence in)
Example Sentences Including 'fence'
The hanging sign that welcomed guests showed a pig wedged in a fence.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
The perimeter fence , for example, made of sheets of prefabricated reinforced concrete.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Angela stopped to catch her breath at the fence at the end of the lane.LOST SUMMER (2002)
Translation of fence in from the Collins English to German Dictionary