English translation of 'verpfeifen'
Verb Table transitive verb irregular (informal)
to grass on (bei to) (inf)
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Example Sentences Including 'verpfeifen'
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Abgesehen von Sachverhalten, die einfach falsch sind ", und sich deshalb einfach verpfeifen sollen.Die Tageszeitung (1995)
Für einen Mord, den er nicht begangen hat, und weil er so herzensgut war, niemanden zu verpfeifen von den alten Genossen.Die Tageszeitung (1995)
Was könnte bitterer sein, als sein eigenes Vaterland zu verpfeifen ?Die Tageszeitung (1995)
Trends of 'verpfeifen'
Used Rarely. verpfeifen is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'verpfeifen' in Other Languages
British English: rat VERB
If someone rats on you, they tell someone in authority about things that you have done, especially bad things.
They were accused of encouraging children to rat on their parents.
British English: whistle-blowing NOUN
Whistle-blowing is the act of telling the authorities or the public that the organization you are working for is doing something immoral or illegal.
It took internal whistle-blowing and investigative journalism to uncover the rot.
- American English: whistle-blowing
- Brazilian Portuguese: delação
- Chinese: > 检举 >自己所工作的机构或组织
- European Spanish: denuncia de irregularidades
- French: dénonciations
- German: Verpfeifen
- Italian: denuncia di attività illegali di un'organizzazione dal suo interno
- Japanese: 内部告発
- Korean: 고발
- European Portuguese: delação
- Spanish: denuncia de irregularidades
Translation of verpfeifen from the Collins German to English Dictionary