German translation of 'shunt'
Example Sentences Including 'shunt'
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But last week's air chaos must have shunted that back another year.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
One by one, most of the bears either changed their views or found themselves shunted aside.DOT.CON (2001)
The international partners were unhappy, but their concerns were shunted aside.MEASURING AMERICA (2002)
They were afterwards shunted back into their tunnel, away from our bombers.Whicker's War (2006 (2005))
And that's what we're being shunted back towards now.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Many of them have shunted aside film work.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Industrial production shunted homemade products aside, and with them went the popular knowledge of what was safe.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Large volumes of blood are shunted from one end of the body to the other, increasing circulation and producing an almost cardiovascular effect.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The car inexplicably shunted forward as soon as the key was put in the ignition (with the handbrake on and the manual gearbox in neutral).Times, Sunday Times (2006)
A WOMAN died after being hit by a lorry as she swapped details with a fellow motorist following a minor shunt.The Sun (2008)
But it's a disgrace the case was shunted aside in the first place.The Sun (2011)
He had already served a 12-year term for killing a couple by using rally skills to shunt their car into another vehicle.The Sun (2016)
He has clocked up nearly a million miles but had only one accident - when another car shunted into him.The Sun (2010)
It clearly wasn't a minor shunt.The Sun (2013)
It's obviously no fun being in a car shunt.The Sun (2014)
The other two were shunted back to Calais.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Then as soon as he shunted the cars on to a public road, the police sprang into action and arrested him.The Sun (2010)
Two others on a SECOND quad bike clipped by the train ran off as their machine was shunted off the tracks and wrecked.The Sun (2009)
University terms may have to be shunted back to allow time for the application process.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He has been shunted from right back to central midfield and then to centre half in three consecutive games.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
A group of cars had shunted up against the doors of a long shed and the men were cramming their boots with meat for the towns.The Crossing-Place (1993)
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Used Occasionally. shunt is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'shunt' in Other Languages
British English: shunt VERB
If a person or thing is shunted somewhere, they are moved or sent there, usually because someone finds them inconvenient.
He has spent most of his life being shunted between various foster families.
Translation of shunt from the Collins English to German Dictionary