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Hose
Pronunciation: / ˈhoːzə /

Translation of Hose in English:

Femininum Hose, Hosen

  • 2 [figurativ][zu Hause od. daheim] die Hosen anhaben
    [umgangssprachlich]
    die Hosen runterlassen
    [salopp] [umgangssprachlich]
    die Hose[n] [gestrichen] voll haben [salopp]
    be shitting oneself
    [derb]
    be in a blue funk
    [umgangssprachlich]
    die Hosen voll kriegen
    [umgangssprachlich]
    get a good hiding
    [umgangssprachlich]
    jemandem die Hosen strammziehen
    [umgangssprachlich]
    give somebody a good hiding
    [umgangssprachlich]
    in die Hose[n] gehen
    [salopp]
    be a [complete] flop
    [umgangssprachlich]
    sich [vor Angst] in die Hose[n] machen [salopp]
    shit oneself
    [derb]
    get into a blue funk
    [salopp]
    es ist tote Hose
    [Jugendsprache]
    there's nothing doing
    [umgangssprachlich]

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