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the last straw

 

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last, straw
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last, straw
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last, straw
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last, straw
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der Tropfen, der das Fass zum Überlaufen bringt

 

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Tropfen, Fass, bringen
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the straw that broke the camel's back - der Tropfen, der das Fass zum Überlaufen bringtLast post 15 Mar 14, 14:52
siehe https://dict.leo.org/ende/index_de.html#/search=the%20straw%20that%20broke%20the%20cam…7 Replies
das Fass zum überlaufen bringenLast post 29 Jul 05, 17:16
in leo ist nur von last straw die Rede, da ich neulich auch fial straw in einem Buch gelesen…6 Replies
das Fass zum Überlaufen bringenLast post 02 Jun 09, 19:56
i.e., a small addition that moves something across a catastrophic threshold I know there ar…2 Replies
Das bringt das Fass zum überlaufen!Last post 31 Jan 11, 13:38
Das bringt das fass zum überlaufen! Eine negatives Ereignis veranlasst jemandem zu o.g. Auss…24 Replies
tun - FassLast post 26 Apr 10, 11:23
tun (tn) n. 1. A large cask for liquids, especially wine. 2. A measure of liquid capacity, e…1 Replies
hanging on their last strawLast post 22 Aug 13, 19:18
Perhaps they were in a relationship that wasn’t going too well and they’ve been hanging on t…13 Replies
überlaufenLast post 17 Nov 08, 21:49
läuft über or überlaufen Does one say in German: 'Das Waschbecken läuft über.' or 'Das Waschb20 Replies
dropwise - tröpfchenweiseLast post 28 Jun 09, 22:12
http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=Dropwise&r=66 Dropwise`\\, adv. After the manner of…0 Replies
straw dog - StrohmannLast post 01 Jul 05, 17:35
Urban Dictionary: http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=straw+dog&defid=626716 I f…3 Replies
straw shortener - HalmverkürzerLast post 08 Dec 09, 11:02
Free from straw shorteners. Freivon Halmverkürzern.2 Replies
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