German translation of 'innocuous'
Example Sentences Including 'innocuous'
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This seemingly innocuous phrase was actually a veiled threat.THE GUARDSMEN (2004)
Too often, seemingly small and innocuous investments are the first step in a chain of economically dependent investments.Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)
But discovering that little innocuous red bump on my foot made me feel, well, normal again.The Sun (2014)
But his behaviour seems innocuous compared with that of senior health officials from various countries who siphoned off Aids funds on a grand scale.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
East had discarded a seemingly innocuous heart, but this had left him with just the nine and declarer had capitalised.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
OK A seemingly innocuous if slightly sanctimonious passage is in fact important and welcome.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
So seemingly innocuous terms can make a huge difference.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The Cromwell party is in power, and one apparently innocuous pastime after another is being outlawed for reasons of health and safety.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Yet as innocuous as they seem, the treadmill is the most dangerous item to use at the gym.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
At first it looks innocuous.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Such a broad range may seem innocuous, but it blurs the lines between supposition and fact.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It seemed pretty innocuous at first, so I carried on playing.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Passing a note under the glass also looks innocuous on a security camera.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The triggering infection may have seemed innocuous at the time.M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)
At first sight this patriotism seems innocuous.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It all sounds fairly innocuous.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
She would play a shot that seemed innocuous.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
THE old woman's movements seemed innocuous at first.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
To have all that dragged up for something relatively innocuous - that's tough.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The trend towards nastiness is apparent not only in magazines such as Heat but also in seemingly innocuous publications to be found in public waiting rooms.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
This might seem innocuous until you grasp precisely what has happened here.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The most destructive temptation for a leader is one that seems innocuous.Christianity Today (2000)
Trends of 'innocuous'
In Common Usage. innocuous is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: innocuous ADJECTIVE
Something that is innocuous is not at all harmful or offensive.
Both mushrooms look innocuous but are in fact deadly.
Translation of innocuous from the Collins English to German Dictionary