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to run one's head against a brick wall

 

Definition (British English)

run, head, against, brick, wall
Macmillan Dictionary

Definition (American English)

run, one's, head, against, brick, wall
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Thesaurus, synonyms, antonyms

run, one's, head, against, brick, wall
Merriam Webster

Etymology

run, head, against, brick, wall
Online Etymology Dictionary
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sich den Kopf an einer Mauer einrennen

 

Definition:

sich, Kopf, an, Mauer, einrennen
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to nod one's head - mit dem Kopf nicken Last post 10 Dec 07, 18:11
Er nickte mit dem Kopf? Nee, oder? Mit was denn sonst?14 Replies
nod one's head / shake one's headLast post 10 Dec 07, 11:56
"to nod" and "to nod one's head" usually mean nod one's head up and down, meaning yes. "to …9 Replies
jmdm. durch den Kopf gehen - to run through one's headLast post 13 Aug 14, 05:32
Diese Geschichte wilden Jäger ging mir durch den Kopf und ließ mich nicht mehr los. -5 Replies
to run through one's head - jmdm. durch den Kopf gehenLast post 23 Oct 10, 16:35
One of the things running through your head right now may be "God's plan." This is the way t…0 Replies
the Berlin Wall - die Berliner MauerLast post 13 Jul 06, 16:06
Der Eintrag zur Berliner Mauer sollte wohl, wie alle anderen Einträge zu dem Thema auch mit …11 Replies
to scratch one's head - sich den Kopf zerbrechenLast post 21 Dec 08, 22:26
Following German reunification in 1990 it was taken over by the federal government. Saddled …5 Replies
on one's headLast post 28 Aug 08, 17:31
It was like watching him stand the enemies that rushed to capture him on their heads. Suppo…3 Replies
high against one wall Last post 02 Jul 08, 22:25
A flatscreen television sat high against one wall. Ist mir etwas peinlich, aber ich weiß je…4 Replies
Aurelian Wall - Aurelianische MauerLast post 18 Sep 19, 11:27
https://www.zeit.de/2018/50/piazza-di-porta-m...Auf diesem Platz nun befindet sich alles, wa…3 Replies
to hold one's head high - den Kopf hoch tragenLast post 28 Nov 14, 11:51
As long you play the best tennis you're capable of, you can hold your head high. -5 Replies
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