German translation of 'knives'
- of knife
Example Sentences Including 'knives'
The cold stabbed into him like a thousand thin knives , all over his body.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Two little men, looking fierce and determined despite their size, pointed sharp knives at the boys.Three in One
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Word forms:knives, plural
⇒ knife, fork and spoon
⇒ to turn or twist the knife (in the wound)(figurative)
Salz in die Wunde streuen
⇒ to put or stick the knife in(informal)
böse zuschlagen (inf)
⇒ the knives are out for him(especially British, informal)
für ihn wird schon das Messer gewetzt
⇒ you could have cut the atmosphere with a knife
die Stimmung war zum Zerreißen gespannt
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Example Sentences Including 'knife'
If I don't get home soon she' ll be after me with a carving knife.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Across the threshold lay the body of a statuesque middle-aged woman, blood pooling beneath the knife wound in her chest.TREASON KEEP (2001)
She put down the knife , a long-bladed kitchen knife with blood on it.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Translation of knives from the Collins English to German Dictionary