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Dictionary Swedish English: [fig ]

Translation 1 - 48 of 48

förtryckt {adj}downtrodden [fig.] [oppressed]
nedtryckt {adj}downtrodden [fig.] [oppressed]
ytlig {adj} [bildl.]shallow [fig.]
stormig {adj} [bildl.]stormy [fig.]
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hav {n}sea [also fig.]
mil. skyttegrav {u}foxhole [fig.] [trench]
guldgruva {u}goldmine [also fig.]
utväg {u} [bildl.]remedy [fig.]
elfenbenstorn {n} [bildl.]ivory tower [fig.]
skräddarsydd {adj} [även bildl.]bespoke [also fig.]
ryggradslös {adj} [även bildl.]spineless [also fig.]
med. motgift {n} [även bildl.]antidote [also fig.]
spel lotteri {n} [även bildl.]lottery [also fig.]
idiom mus. språkrör {n} [även bildl.]mouthpiece [also fig.]
bakväg {u} [bildl.]back door [fig.]
barbiedocka {u}Barbie doll™ [also fig.]
småsak {u}chicken feed [coll.] [fig.]
handel kohandel {u} [bildl.]horse trading [fig.]
järnhand {u} [bildl.]iron hand [fig.]
prestigeförlust {u}loss of face [fig.]
hist. Unverified bärsärk {u} [även bildl.]berserk [also fig.]
ridn. skygglapp {u} [även bildl.]blinder [also fig.]
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milstolpe {u} [också bildl.]milestone [also fig.]
kvarnsten {u} [även bildl.]millstone [also fig.]
ångvält {u} [även bildl.]steamroller [also fig.]
löpeld {u} [även bildl.]wildfire [also fig.]
patt {adj} {adv} [oböjl.]in stalemate [chess, or fig.]
klädsel skräddarsydd {adj} [också bildl.]tailor-made [also fig.]
bot. fikonlöv {n} [även bildl.]fig leaf [also fig.]
ling. tryck frågetecken {n} <?> [även bildl.]question mark <?> [also fig.]
idiom luftslott {n} [bildl.]castle in the air [fig.]
småpengar {u}peanuts [fig.] [insignificant amount of money]
dödsstöt {u} [även bildl.]death blow [also fig.]
knähund {u} [även bildl.]lap dog [also fig.]
smältdegel {u} [även bildl.]melting pot [also fig.]
hackordning {u} [även bildl.]pecking order [also fig.]
tek. säkerhetsventil {u} [även bildl.]safety valve [also fig.]
Unverified kloakråtta {u} [även bild.]sewer rat [also fig.]
liv och död {adv} [bildl.]to the death [fig.]
att axla ngt. [även bildl.]to shoulder sth. [also fig.]
att vara eld och lågor [idiom]to be hooked [fig.]
att dra åt svångremmento tighten one's belt [also fig.]
lakej {u} [nedsätt. i betydelsen underdånig person]lackey [also fig., pej.]
hist. potemkinkuliss {u}Potemkin village [often used fig. for mock-up, fake]
ett tveeggat svärd {n} [även bildl.]a two-edged sword [also fig.]
att kalla fötter [idiom]to get cold feet [also fig. idiom]
att falla ngn. i ryggen [idiom]to stab sb. in the back [fig.] [idiom]
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