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den Explained

den at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[den]

den at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

O.E. denn "wild animal's lair," from P.Gmc. *danjan. Sense of "small room" is 1771, originally colloquial. ///

den at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] [Language: Old English; Origin: denn]//
1 the home of some animals, for example lions or foxes:
2 a place where secret or illegal activities take place: --corrupt gambling dens// --a den of thieves//
3 an enclosed and secret place where children play:
4 especially AmE a room in a house where people relax, watch television etc:
5 BrE old-fashioned a small room in a house where people can work, read etc without being interrupted: --Father retreated to his den.//
6 den of iniquity: a place where activities that you think are immoral or evil happen - often used humorously// --Her mother was convinced that London was a den of iniquity.//

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den at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

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den at Danish => English Of Explained:

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den at Danish => English Of Explained:

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den at Dutch => English Of Explained:

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den at Norwegian => English Of Explained:

by

den at Swedish => English Of Explained:

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den at Swedish => english Of Explained:

it, the

DEN at English => English (GNU/Linux) Of Explained:

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den at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

95 Moby Thesaurus words for "den":
Babylon, Gomorrah, Sodom, adytum, ashram, asylum, bolt-hole,
booking office, bordello, box office, branch, branch office,
brothel, burrow, cabinet, cache, cathouse, cave, cell, cesspit,
cesspool, chambers, chancellery, chancery, clip joint, cloister,
closet, concealment, consulate, corner, corporate headquarters,
couch, cover, covert, coverture, cranny, cubby, cubbyhole,
dark corner, den of iniquity, den of thieves, dive, dugout, dump,
earth, embassy, executive office, fleshpots, form, foxhole,
funk hole, gyp joint, headquarters, hellhole, hermitage, hideaway,
hideout, hidey hole, hiding, hiding place, hole, holy of holies,
home office, ivory tower, joint, lair, legation, lodge,
main office, mew, niche, nook, office, pandemonium, privacy,
recess, refuge, retreat, run, sanctuary, sanctum,
sanctum sanctorum, secret place, shop, sink, sink of corruption,
sporting house, stash, stews, study, sty, ticket office, tunnel,
undercovert, whorehouse

den at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

cinity, involving, just about,

den at Czech => English Of Explained:

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den at Danish => English Of Explained:

lternative prac

den at Dutch => English Of Explained:

den [dɛn]
fir
pine, pine‐tree

deň at Slovak => English Of Explained:

tion

den at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Dwelling): abode, dwelling, lodging, domicile, residence, apartment, place, digs*, pad*, address, habitation, local habitation, berth, housing, quarters, headquarters, homeland, motherland, fatherland, country, homestead, fireside, hearth.

[N] (Dwelling): {animal's abode}: cage, terrarium, paddock, doghouse, pen, aviary, barn, stall, zoo, nest, lair, den, hole.

Den at English => English (Eastons 1897 Bible) Of Explained:

y, angle, cusp, bend, fold, notch, fork, bifurcation, elbow, knee, joint, knuckle, ankle, zigzag, corner, nook, right angle, perpendicularity, obliquity.

[V] (Angularity): bend, fork, bifurcate, crinkle, zigzag, angle, articulate, jag.

[N] (Curvature): curvature, curve, bend, flection, arc, arch, bending, deflection, inflection, turn, deviation, detour, sweep, curl, curling, sinuosity, meander, arcade, vault, bow, crescent, circle, loop, parabola.

[V] (Curvature): be c

den at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
1 the hidden home of some types of wild animal:
a bear's / lion's den
2 (disapproving) a place where people meet in secret, especially for some illegal or immoral activity:
a den of thieves * a drinking / gambling den * He thought of New York as a den of iniquity.
3 (AmE) a room in a house where people go to relax, watch television, etc.
4 (old-fashioned, BrE, informal) a room in a house where a person can work or study without being disturbed:
He would often retire to his den.
5 a secret enclosed place where children play:
They made themselves a den in the woods.
IDIOMS see BEARD v., LION

Den at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Den \Den\, n. [AS. denn; perh. akin to G. tenne floor, thrashing
floor, and to AS. denu valley.]
1. A small cavern or hollow place in the side of a hill, or
among rocks; esp., a cave used by a wild beast for shelter
or concealment; as, a lion's den; a den of robbers.

2. A squalid place of resort; a wretched dwelling place; a
haunt; as, a den of vice. ``Those squalid dens, which are
the reproach of great capitals.'' --Addison.

3. Any snug or close retreat where one goes to be alone.
[Colloq.]

4. [AS. denu.] A narrow glen; a ravine; a dell. [Old Eng. &
Scotch] --Shak.

Den \Den\, v. i.
To live in, or as in, a den.

The sluggish salvages that den below. --G. Fletcher.

den at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

den
n 1: the habitation of wild animals [syn: {lair}]
2: a hiding place; usually a remote place used by outlaws [syn:
{hideout}, {hideaway}]
3: a unit of 8 to 10 cub scouts
4: a room that is comfortable and secluded
[also: {denning}, {denned}]

den at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Appendix:Variations of "den"

English

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » den|lang=enm, from Inter: etyl » ang Inter: term » denn||den, lair (of a beast), cave; a swine-pasture, a woodland pasture for swine|lang=ang, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|en Inter: recons » danjō||threshing-floor, barn-floor|lang=gem-pro, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|en Inter: recons » dʰen-||flat surface, board, sheet, area, palm of the hand|lang=ine-pro. Cognate with Inter: etyl » sco|- Inter: term » den||den, lair|lang=sco, Inter: etyl » nl|- Inter: term » denne||burrow, den, cave, attic|lang=dum, Inter: etyl » nl|- Inter: term » den||ship's deck, threshing-floor, mountain floor|lang=nl, Inter: etyl » gml|- Inter: term » denne|lang=gml, Inter: term » danne||threshing-floor, small dale|lang=gml, Inter: etyl » de|- Inter: term » Tenne||threshing-floor|lang=de.

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /dɛn/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-den.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ɛn

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • The home of certain animals.
    1. : Daniel was put into the lions’ den.
    2. A comfortable room not used for formal entertaining.

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » home of certain animals lair

  • : See also: Category: Appendix - :Animals|Wiktionary appendix of animal terms, including their homes

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » home of certain animals
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|որջ|tr=orǰ|sc=Armn, Inter: t- » hy|բույն|tr=buyn|sc=Armn
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|бърлога|f|tr=bărloga|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » bg|леговище|n|tr=legovište|sc=Cyrl
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|doupě|n, Inter: t- » cs|nora|f
  • Danish: Inter: t+ » da|hule|c
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|hol|n
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|luola, Inter: t+ » fi|pesä
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|terrier|m, Inter: t+ » fr|antre|m, Inter: t+ » fr|tanière|f
  • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|ბუნაგი|tr=bunagi|sc=Geor
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Höhle|f, Inter: t+ » de|Bau|m
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|odú, Inter: t+ » hu|barlang
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|covo|m, Inter: t+ » it|tana|f
  • Latvian: Inter: t+ » lv|miga|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Manx: Inter: t- » gv|towl|m, Inter: t- » gv|aaght|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|toca
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|bârlog|n, Inter: t+ » ro|peșteră|f
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|нора|f|tr=nora|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|логово|n|tr=logovo|sc=Cyrl
    • Serbo-Croatian:
    • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|брлог|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|јазбина|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|јама|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|лог|sc=Cyrl
    • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|brlog, Inter: t- » sh|jazbina, Inter: t- » sh|jama, Inter: t- » sh|log
    • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|brlog|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|madriguera|f, Inter: t- » es|cubil|m
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|gryt|n, Inter: t+ » sv|håla|c, Inter: t+ » sv|jordkula|c
    • Turkmen: Inter: t- » tk|süren


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » living room of a house
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|værelse|n, Inter: t- » da|hybel|c, Inter: qualifier » slang Inter: t- » da|hummer|n, Inter: t+ » da|hule|c
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|leefkamer|c


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|salle à manger|f
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|gabinete|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Verb

    Inter: en-verb » den|n|ed
  • Inter: reflexiv » e To ensconce or hide oneself in (or as in) a den.

    Anagrams

    * DNE, end, NDE, NED, Ned, ned

  • Breton

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » cel-pro|br Inter: recons » gdonyo-||human, person|lang=cel-pro, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|br Inter: recons » dʰéǵʰom-yo-||earthling, human|lang=ine-pro, a derivation of Inter: recons » dʰéǵʰōm||earth|lang=ine-pro.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ˈdẽːn/|lang=br

    Noun

    Inter: br-noun » m|tud|denion|dened
  • human being
    1. person, man
    2. husband


    Cornish

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » cel-pro|kw Inter: recons » gdonyo-||human, person|lang=cel-pro, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|kw Inter: recons » dʰéǵʰom-yo-||earthling, human|lang=ine-pro, a derivation of Inter: recons » dʰéǵʰōm||earth|lang=ine-pro.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » deːn|deən|lang=kw

    Noun

    Inter: kw-noun » m|tus
  • man
    1. person


    Czech

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » sla-pro|cs Inter: recons » dьnь|lang=sla-pro, from Proto-Balto-Slavic, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|cs Inter: recons » déi-no-|lang=ine-pro, ultimately from Inter: recons » dyew-||lang=ine-pro, Inter: recons » dyeu-||to shine|lang=ine-pro.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Cs-den.ogg|audio
  • Inter: IPA » lang=cs|/dɛn/

    Noun

    Inter: cs-noun » g=m inanimate

  • day

    Declension

    Inter: cs-decl-noun » den|dne, dnu|dni, dnu|den|dne|dni, dnu|dnem|dni, dny|dní, dnů|dním, dnům|dni, dny|dni, dny|dních, dnech|dny

    Derived terms

    * deník {{m}}
    • den
    • dobrý den
    • všední


    Category: Category:cs:Time -

    Danish

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » non|da Inter: term » þann|lang=non, the accusative form of Inter: term » sá|lang=non, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|da Inter: recons » sa||that|lang=gem-pro, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|da Inter: recons » só||this, that|lang=ine-pro.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /dən/|/dɛn/|d̥ən or ['d̥ɛnˀ]|lang=da
    • Inter: rhymes » ɛn|ən|lang=da

      Article

      Inter: head » da|article|g=c|neuter|det|plural|de


  • Inter: definite » lang=da the (used before an adjective preceding a noun)
    1. : bilen - the car; den røde bil - the red car

      Pronunciation

      * Inter: IPA » /dɛn/|d̥ɛnˀ|lang=da or Inter: IPA » /dən/|d̥ən|lang=da

      Pronoun

      Inter: head » da|pronoun|g=c|neuter|det|plural|de


  • Inter: demonstrative » lang=da that, the
  • Inter: personal » lang=da it

    See also

    Inter: Danish personal pronoun » s

  • Dutch

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /dɛn/|lang=nl
    • Inter: rhymes » ɛn|lang=nl

      Noun

      Inter: nl-noun » m|dennen|dennetje


  • pine, pine tree

    Synonyms

    * dennenboom

    Article

    Inter: head » nl|article|definite

  • Inter: archaic » lang=nl Dative (singular or plural) masculine form of de.
    1. Inter: archaic » lang=nl Dative (singular) neuter form of het.
    2. : In den beginne schiep God den hemel en de aarde — In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth
    3. Inter: archaic » lang=nl Accusative singular masculine form of de.
    4. : De baron gaf den koetsier een wenk en het rijtuig rolde heen. — The baron gave the coachman a sign and the carriage rode away. (from the story Gaston von Frankrijk by J.J.A. Goeverneur)

      Declension

      Inter: nl-decl-definite articl » e

      Derived terms

      * op den duur

      Usage notes

      * The use of den was dropped from written Dutch during the spelling reform of 1947; de is now used instead.

  • Normally only the nominative is used; other forms are archaic but survive in a number of idiomatic expressions.

  • Category: Category:nl:Trees -

    German

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » deːn|lang=de
    • Inter: audio » De-den.ogg|audio
    • Inter: homophones » dehn|lang=de
    • Inter: rhymes » eːn|lang=de

      Article

      Inter: head » de|article|definite


  • the; Inter: form of » accusative masculine singular|der|lang=de
    1. the; Inter: form of » dative plural for all genders|der|lang=de

      Declension

      Inter: de-decl-definite articl » e

      Pronoun

      Inter: head » de|pronoun form


  • that; whom; Inter: form of » accusative singular|der|lang=de

  • Category: Category:German relative pronouns -

    Irish

    Contraction

    Inter: head » ga|contraction
  • Inter: contraction of » {{l|ga|de Inter: l » ga|an|lang=ga}}
    1. : Inter: usex » Bhris mé den chrann é.|t=I broke it off the tree.|lang=ga|inline=1
    2. : Inter: usex » Fuair sé bás den ocras.|t=He died of hunger.|lang=ga|inline=1

      Usage notes

      This contraction is obligatory, i.e. *de an never appears uncontracted. It triggers Category: Appendix - :Irish mutations#Lenition|lenition of a following consonant other than d, s, or t.


    Japanese

    Noun

    Inter: ja-noun » r|hira=でん|hidx=てん'
  • Inter: ja-def » 伝 legend, tradition, life, biography, comment, communication
    1. Inter: ja-def » 電 electric
    2. Inter: ja-def » 田 rice paddy


    Lojban

    Rafsi

    Inter: jbo-rafs » i
  • Inter: rafsi of » denci

  • Luxembourgish

    Determiner

    Inter: head » lb|determiner form|cat2=articles|cat3=article forms|g=m
  • Inter: form of » unstressed form|deen|lang=lb

    Declension

    Inter: lb-decl-definite articl » e

  • Malay

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: a » Johor-Selangor Inter: IPA » /den/|lang=ms
    • Inter: a » Riau-Lingga Inter: IPA » /dɪn/|lang=ms
    • Inter: rhymes » den|en|lang=ms

      Pronoun

      Inter: head » ms|pronoun


  • I, me, my

    See also

    * Inter: l » ms|aku
  • Inter: l » ms|saya

  • Inter: ms-personal pronoun » s

    Mandarin

    Romanization

    den
  • Inter: nonstandard spelling of » lang=cmn|sc=Latn|dēn
    1. Inter: nonstandard spelling of » lang=cmn|sc=Latn|dèn

      Usage notes

      English transcriptions of Chinese speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Chinese language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.


    Category: Category:Mandarin pinyin -

    Norwegian Bokmål

    Pronoun

    Inter: head » nb|pronoun|genitive|dens
  • it; third person singular, masculine/feminine gender. Nominative, accusative or dative.

    Pronoun

    Inter: head » nb|pronoun|g=n

  • Inter: qualifier » demonstrative pronoun that

    Article

    Inter: head » nb|article|g=n

  • The; only used if there is an adjective in front of the noun.
    1. : bilen: the car → den røde bilen: the red car

      Related terms

      * den

  • de
  • dem

  • Norwegian Nynorsk

    Pronoun

    Inter: head » nn|pronoun|g=m|g2=f|neuter|det|plural|dei
  • Inter: qualifier » demonstrative pronoun that

    Article

    Inter: head » nn|article

  • the; only used if there is an adjective in front of the noun.
    1. : Han køyrde den raude bilen.
    2. :: He drove the red car.


    Spanish

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: rhymes » en|lang=es

    Verb

    Inter: es-verb-form » dar
  • Inter: es-verb form of » mood=subj|tense=pres|num=p|pers=2|formal=y|ending=ar|dar
    1. Inter: es-verb form of » mood=subj|tense=pres|num=p|pers=3|ending=ar|dar
    2. Inter: es-verb form of » mood=imp|num=p|pers=2|formal=y|ending=ar|dar


    Swedish

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » non|sv Inter: term » þann|lang=non, accusative of Inter: term » sá|lang=non, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|sv Inter: recons » sa|lang=gem-pro.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » dɛn|lang=sv
    • Inter: audio » Sv-den.ogg|audio

      Pronoun

      Inter: head » sv|pronoun|g=c


  • it
    1. that

      Declension

      Inter: sv-decl-ppro » n

      Article

      Inter: head » sv|article|definite|g=c


  • Inter: context » before an adjective preceding a noun the
  • : den röda bilen - “the red car”

    Related terms

    * det
  • det här
  • det där
  • den här
  • den där
  • dessa
  • de
  • dem

  • Translation: af » den
    Category: ang:den -
    Category: ast:den -
    Translation: az » den
    Translation: br » den
    Translation: cs » den
    Translation: cy » den
    Translation: de » den
    Translation: et » den
    Translation: el » den
    Translation: es » den
    Translation: eo » den
    Translation: fa » den
    Translation: fr » den
    Translation: ga » den
    Translation: gl » den
    Translation: ko » den
    Translation: hr » den
    Translation: io » den
    Translation: id » den
    Translation: it » den
    Translation: kn » den
    Translation: ka » den
    Translation: ku » den
    Translation: lo » den
    Translation: la » den
    Translation: lv » den
    Translation: lb » den
    Translation: lt » den
    Translation: li » den
    Translation: hu » den
    Translation: mg » den
    Translation: ml » den
    Translation: my » den
    Translation: fj » den
    Translation: nl » den
    Translation: ja » den
    Translation: no » den
    Translation: oc » den
    Translation: pl » den
    Translation: pt » den
    Translation: ro » den
    Translation: ru » den
    Translation: sm » den
    Translation: fi » den
    Translation: sv » den
    Translation: tl » den
    Translation: ta » den
    Translation: te » den
    Translation: tr » den
    Translation: vi » den
    Translation: vo » den
    Translation: zh » den

    Den at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » Appendix:Variations of "den"

    English

    Proper noun

    Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • A diminutive of the male given name Dennis.

    Anagrams

    * DNE, end, NDE, NED, Ned, ned

  • Category: Category:English diminutives of male given names -
    Translation: el » Den
    Translation: fr » Den
    Translation: ru » Den

    dèn at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » Appendix:Variations of "den"

    Mandarin

    Romanization

    Inter: cmn-alt-pinyin » dèn|den4
  • Inter: pinyin reading of » 扼 grasp, clutch; choke, strangle

  • Translation: li » dèn
    Translation: mg » dèn
    Translation: ru » dèn
    Translation: vi » dèn

    dēn at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » Appendix:Variations of "den"

    Mandarin

    Romanization

    Inter: cmn-alt-pinyin » dēn|den1
  • Inter: pinyin reading of » 叁 bank form of numeral 'three'
  • Inter: pinyin reading of » 參 take part in, intervene
  • deň at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » Appendix:Variations of "den"

    Slovak

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » sla-pro|sk Inter: recons » dьnь|lang=sla-pro, from Proto-Balto-Slavic, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|sk Inter: recons » déi-no-|lang=ine-pro, ultimately from Inter: recons » dyew-||lang=ine-pro, Inter: recons » dyeu-||to shine|lang=ine-pro.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ɟɛɲ/|lang=sk

    Noun

    Inter: sk-noun » g=m|gen=dňa|pl=dni
  • day

    Declension

    Inter: sk-decl-noun » deň|dňa|dňu|deň|dni|dňom|dni|dní|dňom|dni|dňoch|dňami

    Derived terms

    * dobrý deň

  • Category: Category:sk:Time -
    Category: ast:deň -
    Translation: et » deň
    Translation: el » deň
    Translation: eu » deň
    Translation: fa » deň
    Translation: fr » deň
    Translation: ko » deň
    Translation: it » deň
    Translation: mg » deň
    Translation: pl » deň
    Translation: ru » deň
    Translation: sm » deň
    Translation: sk » deň
    Translation: sh » deň
    Translation: fi » deň
    Translation: sv » deň
    Translation: tr » deň

    dén at English (WD) Of Explained:

    #REDIRECT dénai
    Translation: fr » dén

    Related words:

    den Anfängen wehren  den Anforderungen entsprechen  den Anker lichten  den anschein wahrend  den Ast absägen auf dem man sitzt  den Aufstieg schaffen  den Auftakt bilden (zu)  den Bach runtergehen  den Becher bis zur bitteren Neige leeren  den Bedarf decken  den Bedarf decken von  den Bock zum Gärtner machen  Den Bosch  den breda vägen  den Buckel hinhalten  den där  Den demokratiske republikken Kongo  den der  den der ler sidst ler bedst  den der ler sidst, ler bedst  Den dominikanske republikk  den Eindruck machen  den ene hånd vasker den anden  den ersten Schritt tun  den ertrag (zu) steigern  den Erwartungen nicht entsprechen  den falschen erwischen  den Gang herausnehmen  den ganzen Abend damit zubringen  den ganzen Abend verplaudern  den ganzen Tag  den Geist aufgeben  den Geist aufgebend  den gregorianske kalender  den grossen Macker markieren  den grünen Daumen haben  Den Haag  den här  den Haushalt führen  Den Helige Ande  den her  den höchsten Stand erreichen  den Hof machen  den Hörer auflegen  den Jackpot gewinnen  den Kanal voll haben  den Kopf aus der Schlinge ziehen  den Kopf ducken (vor)  den Kopf verlieren  den Kurs einhalten  Den letzten beissen die Hunde.  Den letzten holt der Teufel.  den lieben langen Tag  den Löffel abgeben  den Mantel nach dem Winde hängen  den Markt überschwemmen  den Markt überschwemmend  den möchte ich sehen  Den möchte ich sehen, der das fertigbringt.  den mother