German translation of 'gaffe'
⇒ to make a gaffe
einen Fauxpas begehen(by saying sth),
ins Fettnäpfchen treten (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'gaffe'
You would agree, I trust, that Gartree was an appalling gaffe ?The Scar
On their way home he'd tried to cover up his gaffe by setting up other hares for Upshire to course.A Worm of Doubt
It was clear that she was infinitely more upset by her social gaffe than by Marcus's death.The Disposal of the Living
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Translation of gaffe from the Collins English to German Dictionary