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He was faced with ruin.

 

Definition (britisch)

be, face, with, ruin
Macmillan Dictionary

Definition (amerikanisch)

He, be, face, with, ruin
Merriam Webster

Thesaurus, Synonyme, Antonyme

He, be, face, with, ruin
Merriam Webster

Etymology

be, face, with, ruin
Online Etymology Dictionary
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Er stand vor dem Nichts.

 

Definition:

er, stehen, vor, Nichts
DWDS

Forum discussions containing the search term

he was visibly disappointedhis face sunken with disappointment - er war sichtlich enttäuschtLast post 08 Jun 04, 16:41
"Face sunken with" is more or less just a way to say "visibly" with some poetic license. "S…0 Replies
Ruin sorbeesLast post 16 Jun 09, 22:10
One of my students brought this in today and asked me to go through it with the class becaus…27 Replies
He was always on the make. - Er ließ nichts anbrennen.Last post 19 May 14, 14:09
He was always on the make. Tina would be his next victim. Er ließ nichts anbrennen. ... Ja, …10 Replies
he walks what he talks! - er tut was er sagtLast post 19 Dec 07, 22:31
Ich bin mir nicht sicher ob die Übersetzung nicht doch eher ein "stehender Begriff" sein sol…3 Replies
stand by - zur Seite stehen Last post 01 Jun 09, 10:20
Oxford-Duden: jemandem zur Seite stehen -- stand by somebody LEO forum entries: http://di…0 Replies
to stand snake - Schlange stehenLast post 14 Jul 07, 08:18
Die "Ostmänner" standen bei ihr Schlange. -> The "east men" stood snake at her4 Replies
shit-faced - betrunkenLast post 01 Oct 18, 22:42
LEO:shit-faced Adj. [vulg.] --- besoffen [ugs.]             shit-faced Adj. [vulg.] 2 Replies
He was pissed (off)Last post 10 Apr 15, 13:03
Hi, Happy Easter! My American Lady boss told me last week during our 1-on-1 on the phone th…32 Replies
face - OrtsbrustLast post 16 Nov 08, 12:16
> correct English translation is: tunnel face > see: Maidl et.al., Mechanised Shield Tunnell…4 Replies
stand by - stehen zu Last post 10 Jun 02, 19:53
http://dict.leo.org/?search=stehen+zu&searchLoc=0&relink=on&deStem=standard&lang=en 1 Replies
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