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an albatross around the neck

Definition (britisch)

albatross, around, neck
Macmillan Dictionary

Definition (amerikanisch)

albatross, around, neck
Merriam Webster

Thesaurus, Synonyme, Antonyme

albatross, around, neck
Merriam Webster

Etymology

albatross, around, neck
Online Etymology Dictionary
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ein Klotz am Bein

Definition:

Klotz, Bein
DWDS

Forum discussions containing the search term

albatross around one's neckLast post 22 Jun 08, 12:00
Well, I've guessed and confirmed that the "albatross" is about the same as the German "Mühls…3 Replies
useless deadweight - Klotz am BeinLast post 27 Jan 14, 11:36
"So you're saying I sent him a useless deadweight." Er hat jemanden in eine andere Abteiung …2 Replies
pain in the butt - Klotz am BeinLast post 06 Feb 14, 11:22
http://www.spiegel.de/schulspiegel/ausland/kaeltewelle-usa-27-grad-minus-in-union-city-a-951…9 Replies
neck line - *Last post 18 Apr 10, 18:03
M-W, OALD, CALD and Chambers all only show the contracted spelling.1 Replies
neck dissection? - Neck Dissection?Last post 16 Feb 12, 14:23
Habe da noch eine Stil-Frage. Das man im Englischen "neck dissection" und "compliance" klein…6 Replies
fool around - blödelnLast post 03 Jan 06, 19:01
My American programmer colleague opposite to me said: "I was fooling around with Eclipse." W…0 Replies
gam (dtsch.: Bein)Last post 28 Jul 10, 10:12
Ich suche eine positive, schmeichelnde, bewundernde Bezeichnung für hübsche Frauenbeine (im …37 Replies
hang around other peoples' neckLast post 01 Sep 16, 22:53
How do you say "Now she is trying to hang her problem onto other peoples' necks"21 Replies
gam - BeinLast post 05 May 08, 10:25
Etymologie: probably ultimately from Lingua Franca "gamba" = leg, from Italian, from Late L…1 Replies
polo neck jumper - der RolliLast post 10 Jun 09, 00:47
http://dict.leo.org/ende?lp=ende&lang=de&searchLoc=0&cmpType=relaxed&sectHdr=on&8 Replies
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