German translation of 'flew'
- of fly1
Example Sentences Including 'flew'
Her hands flew from wheel to seat to crossbar, inverting, twisting, unscrewing.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
They took a cab all the way to the airport and flew back to London.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Once we even flew down to L. A. for a movie premiere the firm's entertainment lawyers had been involved with.AFTERMATH (2001)
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Word forms:fled, past tense, past participle
fliehen (from vor +dat)
- town, country
- temptation, danger
- town, country
Example Sentences Including 'flee'
Women and children gunned down in cold blood as they tried to flee their burning homes.The Devil's Door
A mob of humans attacked a Harshini family trying to flee the carnage.TREASON KEEP (2001)
The three of them could flee the country to somewhere like Spain.KICK BACK (2002)
Word forms:flew, past tense flown, past participle
- (literal, figurative)
- [flag, hair]
⇒ time flies!
wie die Zeit vergeht!
⇒ the door flew open
die Tür flog auf
⇒ to fly into a rage
einen Wutanfall bekommen
⇒ to fly at sb(informal)
auf jdn losgehen
⇒ he really let fly
er legte kräftig los
⇒ to knock or send sb/sth flying
jdn/etw umwerfen (inf)
⇒ to go flying[person]
⇒ to fly in the face of authority/tradition
sich über jede Autorität/alle Traditionen hinwegsetzen
Example Sentences Including 'fly'
His hand crept to his fly , his fingers hesitant on the zip.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Gandalf the Grey caught like a fly in a spider's treacherous web!THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
I was sure the thought that it was for Ted Barlow would make her fingers fly.KICK BACK (2002)
Translation of flew from the Collins English to German Dictionary