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sth. is like water off a duck's back to so.

 

Definition (British English)

be, like, water, off, back
Macmillan Dictionary

Definition (American English)

be, like, water, off, back
Merriam Webster

Thesaurus, synonyms, antonyms

be, like, water, off, back
Merriam Webster

Etymology

be, like, water, off, back
Online Etymology Dictionary
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etw. prallt an jmdm. ab

 

Definition:

prallen, an, ab, abprallen
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Forum discussions containing the search term

like water off a duck's back - etwas perlt an jemandem abLast post 28 Nov 07, 16:41
http://www.usingenglish.com/reference/idioms/water+off+a+duck's+back.html Meaning: If critic…8 Replies
water off a duck's backLast post 27 Aug 06, 17:53
I told him about the complaints that had been made against him but he didn't care. It was li…15 Replies
this is like water off a duck's back to me - das juckt mich nicht ? / das lässt mich kalt?Last post 11 Feb 07, 21:21
Kontext :ein Gespräch, in dem es darum ging, ob jemand nervös vor Prüfungen ist. Der Gespräc…7 Replies
It´s like water off a duck´s back for himLast post 28 Jun 06, 15:50
It´s like water off a duck´s back for him and He is like a dog with a bone Kann mir jema6 Replies
entenähnlich - duck-likeLast post 10 Oct 13, 09:16
Die vogelartigen Eigenschaften des Schnabeltiers sind sein flacher, entenähnlicher Schnabel …1 Replies
Vorwürfe prallen ab an jdm.Last post 16 May 08, 10:05
Diese Vorwürfe prallen an mir ab!2 Replies
walks like duck, talks like a duckLast post 24 Feb 09, 19:38
often in headlines5 Replies
to quack like a duckLast post 19 Apr 12, 08:25
I hesitate to jump to assuming an AmE/BrE(AusE) divide, but it's quacking a bit like a duck …2 Replies
to glance off (bullet etc.) - abprallenLast post 18 May 11, 23:45
http://www.dict.cc/englisch-deutsch/to+glance+off+%5Blight%5D.html to glance off [sword] - …3 Replies
back waterLast post 27 Sep 08, 18:52
Henderson bawled out to his crew: "Back water!"5 Replies
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