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scalp
British English: /skalp/
American English: /skælp/

Translation of scalp in German:

noun

  • 2 (war trophy)
    Skalp Mask.
    [figurative]
    Trophäe Fem.
    be after somebody's scalp [figurative]
    jemandem an den Kragen wollen
    the newspapers call for scalps [figurative]
    die Zeitungen wollen Köpfe rollen sehen

transitive verb

  • 2 (criticize)
    kein gutes Haar lassen an + Dat. [informal] (Person, Buch)
  • 3 (American English) (defeat)
    vernichtend schlagen, fertig machen [informal] (Partei, Gegner)
  • 4 (American English) [informal] (sell)
    mit hohem Gewinn weiterverkaufen (Aktien, Eintrittskarte)
    get scalped tickets
    Karten auf dem Schwarzmarkt bekommen
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