English translation of 'Sau'
feminine nounWord forms: Sau genitive , Säue [ˈzɔyə ] or Sauen (hunting) plural
(informal) (= Schwein) pig
(hunting) wild boar
die Sau rauslassen (figurative) (informal) to let it all hang out (inf)
wie eine gesengte Sau (informal)
wie die Sau (inf) like a maniac (inf)
2. (pejorative, informal) (= Schmutzfink) dirty swine (inf)
du Sau! you dirty swine! (inf)
miese Sau bastard (sl)
dumme Sau stupid cow (inf)
3. (figurative) (informal)
da war keine Sau zu sehen there wasn’t a bloody (Brit) or goddamn soul to be seen (inf)
das interessiert keine Sau nobody gives a damn about that (inf)
jdn zur Sau machen to bawl sb out (inf)
unter aller Sau bloody (Brit) or goddamn awful (inf)
wie die Sau (= wie verrückt) like mad or crazy
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British English: sow NOUN
A sow is an adult female pig.
Translation of Sau from the Collins German to English
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