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    to broadside, t-bone

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    "That guy ran a red light and broadsided another car." He hit the other car on the side.
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    The word 'Seitenkollision' is a known entity, but what verbs are there to express this?
    AuthorMaxi27 Aug 08, 17:08
    Suggestionund fuhr einem anderen Fahrzeug in die Seite
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    t-bone? Please explain?
    #1AuthorWerner (236488) 27 Aug 08, 17:15
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    't-bone' is the common AE term for this type of collision. If you look at the accident, the perpetrator's car is perpendicular to the victim's and looks like a t-bone steak:


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    Thanks for the translation.
    #2AuthorMaxi27 Aug 08, 17:21
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    Hmmmm..... that didn't quite come out because of the pagination. Let's try it from the other side:


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    #3AuthorMaxi27 Aug 08, 17:22
    Suggestioneine Seitenkollision verursachen
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    Wenn man unbedingt das Verb zu "Seitenkollision" haben will. Ansonsten ist Werners Vorschlag genau richtig.
    #4Authormad (239053) 27 Aug 08, 17:23
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    Well, no 2 looks like the car smashed right through the other car - must have had good speed then ...

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    #5AuthorBacon [de] (264333) 27 Aug 08, 17:23
    Suggestionjemand anderem/einem anderen Auto seitlich reinfahren
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    und das ist dann mehr umgangssprachlich
    #6Authormad (239053) 27 Aug 08, 17:24
     
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