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  1. great suffering

    Elend
    misery
  2. a big jump

    Sprung, Satz
    leap
  3. sprunghaft
    by/ in leaps and bounds
  4. to not have sth. that you need, or not have enough of it

    etw. nicht haben; nicht genug von etw. haben
    to lack sth.
  5. weight

    Gewicht
    heft
  6. the deliberate murder of a whole group or race of people

    Völkermord
    genocide
  7. done without thinking abount what harm an action might cause

    unüberlegt; unbedacht; wahllos; willkürlich
    indiscriminate
  8. not practical and based on unreasonable hopes of improving the world

    schwärmerisch; unrealistisch; naiv
    quixotic
  9. the seeds of crops such as corn, wheat, or rice that are gathered for use as food

    Korn; Getreide
    grain
  10. lack

    Knappheit, Mangel
    shortage (of)
  11. to say or think that sb. is responsable for sth. bad

    jem. die Schuld an etw. geben
    to blame sb. for sth.
  12. to intensify sth.

    etw. steigern, verstärken, erhöhen
    to heighten sth.
  13. the use of threats or orders to make sb. do sth. they do not want to do

    Zwang, Nötigung
    coercion
  14. to publish sth.

    etw. veröffentlichen, herausbringen
    to release sth.
  15. a general description or report about a particular subject or situation

    Untersuchung, Studie, Übersicht
    survey
  16. to make a book, list, record etc. using different pieces of information

    etw. zusammentragen, sammeln
    to compile sth.
  17. immediately, and without following the normal process

    ohne viel Federlesen
    summarily
  18. jem. fristlos entlassen
    to summarily dismiss sb.
  19. to make a bad situation worse

    etw. verschlimmern
    to exacerbate sth.
  20. the total number of people who die in an accident, war etc.

    Opferzahl
    death toll
  21. to make sth. different from of better than sth. else

    etw. von etw. abheben, unterscheiden
    to set sth. apart from sth. (set-set)
  22. to make sth. seem less important than it really is; to play sth. down

    etw. herunterspielen
    to underplay sth.
  23. to go somewhere with sb.; to happen or exist at the same time as sth. else

    jem./etw. begleiten
    to accompany sb./sth.
  24. a written of spoken description that says what happens in an event or process

    Bericht, Schilderung
    account (of)
  25. to correct sth. that is wrong or unfair

    etw. wieder gutmachen
    to redress sth.
  26. das Gleichgewicht wiederherstellen
    to redress the balance
  27. a small group of specially trained people in a profession political party of military force

    Führungsgruppe, Kader
    cadre
  28. a poor farmer who owns or rents a small amount of land

    Kleinbauer
    peasant
  29. to beat sb.

    auf jem. einprügeln
    to pummel sb.
  30. to punish sb. by hitting them with a stick

    jem. mit einem Stock züchtigen
    to cane sb.
  31. to steal things that are not worth much

    etw. klauen, mitgehen lassen
    to pilfer sth.
  32. Kapitalverbrechen
    capital offense
  33. to take sth. illegally; to steal sth.

    etw. stehlen
    to poach sth.
  34. Zange
    tongs
  35. to move or lift sth. by pushing it away from sth. else

    etw. aufstemmen
    to prise sth.
  36. to make food or drink go down your throat and towards your stomach

    etw. herunterschlucken
    to swallow sth.
  37. suffering or death caused by lack or food

    Hungertod; Unterernährung
    starvation
  38. sb. who is kept in prison

    Insasse, Insassin
    inmate
  39. to kill animals so that there are not too many of them, or so that a disease does not spread

    erlegen, abschlachten
    to cull
  40. unable to be trusted or depended on

    unzuverlässig
    unreliable
  41. to make sb. become used to sth. unpleasant

    jem. an etw. gewöhnen
    to inure sb. to sth.
  42. gegen etw. abgehärtet sein
    to be inured to sth.
  43. the position or level that sb. holds in an organization, esp. in the police or the army, navy etc.

    Position, Stellung, Rang
    rank
  44. to show sth. that is usually covered or hidden; to show the truth about sth.

    etw. offenbaren, aufdecken, enthüllen
    to expose sth.
  45. to grab sth.

    etw. ergreifen, packen, an sich reißen
    to seize sth.
  46. showing no mercy

    unbarmherzig, gnadenlos
    relentless
  47. to press for sth.

    auf etw. drängen
    to push for sth.
  48. etw. anfordern
    to make a requisition for sth. (made-made)
  49. a special oven for baking clay bots, bricks etc.

    Brennofen
    kiln
  50. a food that is needed and used all the time

    Grundnahrungsmittel
    staple
  51. the outer covering of a tree

    Rinde, Borke
    bark
  52. strikingly, surprisingly

    bemerkenswert, auffällig, überraschnderweise
    remarkably
  53. to cut sth. into smaller pieces

    etw. klein schneiden
    to chop sth. (up)
  54. to suggest a possible explanation

    mutmaßen
    to hypothesize
  55. to make sb. believe sth. that is not true

    irreführend
    misleading
  56. an extremely cruel and violent action

    Gräueltat
    atrocity
  57. to try to judge the value, size, speed, cost etc. of sth. without calculating it exactly

    etw. schätzen
    to estimate sth.

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