German translation of 'stave'
Example Sentences Including 'stave'
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He is understood to have offered his creditors a repayment plan in a last-ditch attempt to stave off bankruptcy.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
In an attempt to stave off a crisis, California has implemented some dramatic initiatives to conserve cash.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The application was a final manoeuvre to stave off bankruptcy as the company suffered under the weight of its 6.2 billion debt.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Electricity imported from Ireland also helped to stave off the threat of power shortages.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Listening to classical music can help stave off organ failure after a heart transplant.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
But he could not stave off relegation from the Championship.The Sun (2015)
But this shock win gave City a huge lift in their quest to stave off relegation from the Championship.The Sun (2011)
Football chiefs rejected a Pompey plea to sell players outside the transfer window to help stave off the threat of administration last month.The Sun (2010)
For the Baggies, it was a sixth successive defeat and yet another battle to stave off relegation is all that remains this season.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He also looks to have the right character of team to stave off relegation.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It was, he said, necessary to help to stave off bankruptcy.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Stoke have rejected an initial approach as they attempt to stave off relegation.The Sun (2009)
The manager may have to do business in next month's transfer window if he is to stave off the threat of relegation.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Villa are intent on making a long-term appointment rather than appointing a shortterm fix to stave off relegation.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Wear out his team by February and hope they have already amassed enough points to stave off relegation?Times, Sunday Times (2009)
He invested 2.5m of his own money to stave off bankruptcy three years ago.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Dublin finally bowed to the inevitable yesterday and said it DOES need a rescue package to stave off bankruptcy.The Sun (2010)
Everyone has worked hard to stave off any threat of hosepipe bans.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The airline is pushing ahead with its own restructuring plan in an attempt to stave off bankruptcy.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
They perch on the wires like notes on a stave of sheet music.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
This time round Labour has only just managed to stave off bankruptcy.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Yet this is far from certain and policymakers need to do more to stave off the threat of deflation, stagnation and financial instability.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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British English: stave NOUN
A stave is a strong stick, especially one that is used as a weapon.
Many of the men had armed themselves with staves and pieces of iron.
Translation of stave from the Collins English to German Dictionary