110802 Shorttest2

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  1. sth. such as an illness that makes you sure you will die

    Todesurteil
    death sentence
  2. a chemical substance, used esp. in war, that makes the leaves of plants dropp off

    Entlaubungsmittel
    defoliant
  3. entlauben
    to defoliate
  4. badly damaging or destroying sth.

    verheerend
    devastating
  5. to do sth. that produces an effect or change in sth. or in sb.'s situation

    sich auswirken auf jem.
    to affect sb.
  6. to put sb. in a situation where they are not protected from sth. dangerous or unpleasant

    jem. etw. schutzlos aussetzen
    to expose sb. to sth.
  7. to try to persuade the government or sb. with political power that a law or situation should be changed

    versuchen, etw. durchzubringen/durchzusetzen
    to lobby for sth.
  8. to stay where you are when sb. threatens you, in order to show them that you are not afraid

    nicht von der Stelle wichen; sich nicht unterkriegen lassen
    to stand one's ground (stood - stood)
  9. to enter a country, town etc. using military force, in order to take control of it

    einmarschieren
    to invade (a country etc.)
  10. Einmarsch
    invasion
  11. rebellion

    Aufstand
    uprising
  12. (poor) farmer

    (armer) Bauer
    peasant
  13. to get weapons and fight

    zu den Waffen greifen
    to take up arms (took - taken) (against sb.)
  14. to collect money for a specific purpose

    Spenden/Gelder sammeln/beschaffen
    to raise funds
  15. when people are made to join the army, navy etc. ; draft

    Einberufung
    conscription
  16. a building or an area with a roof over it that protects you from the weather or from danger

    Unterstand, Schutzraum, Bunker
    shelter
  17. making you want to rub with your nails

    juckend
    itchy
  18. a skin desease coused by mites

    Krätze
    scabies
  19. Durchfall
    diarrhoea
  20. to imprison sb.

    jem. ins Gefängnis werfen; einkerkern
    to incarcerate sb.
  21. well known for being bad or evil

    berüchtigt, verrufen
    infamous (for)
  22. jem. in Ketten legen
    to shackle sb.
  23. wire with short sharp points on it

    Stacheldraht
    barbed wire
  24. to injure or kill sb. by electricity passing through their body

    jem. Stromschläge versetzen; jem. durch Stromschlag töten
    to electrocute sb.
  25. to die from being under water for too long

    ertrinken
    to drown
  26. when a charge is made against sb. for a crime, or when sb. is judged for a crime in a court of law

    strafrechtliche Verfolgung; Anklage
    prosecution (for)
  27. to state officially that sb. may be guilty of a crime

    jem. vorwerfen, etw. getan zu haben
    to charge sb. (with)
  28. when sb. is officially allowed to go free, after being kept in prison

    jem. aus dem Gefängnis entlassen
    to release sb. from prison
  29. if a woman gives birth before the baby is properly formed and it dies

    Fehlgeburt
    miscarriage
  30. because of sth.

    aufgrund, wegen
    due to
  31. to give birth to a baby

    ein Kind zur Welt bringen
    to deliver a baby
  32. a single example of sth., often an animal or plant

    Exemplar
    specimen
  33. a glass container used for storing food such as jam

    Glas, Gefäß
    jar
  34. to pass out

    das Bewusstsein verlieren; ohnmächtig werden
    to faint
  35. verdreht
    distorted
  36. gut

    Darm
    intestine
  37. to completely get rid of

    auslöschen
    to eradicate
  38. a moral or legal duty to do sth.

    Verpflichtung
    obligation
  39. permanent, impossible to remove or forget

    unauslöschlich
    indelible
  40. the effect on influence that an event, situation has on sb. / sth.

    Wirkung, Einfluss
    impact on
  41. to suceed in showing or describing a situation or felling

    etw. einfangen
    to capture sth.
  42. sb. who is hurt or killed in an accident or war

    Opfer
    casualty
  43. an agreement to stop fighting for a period of time

    Waffenstillstand
    ceasefire
  44. a formal agreement between countries or groups

    Abkommen
    accord
  45. Botschaft
    embassy
  46. Aufgabe, Eingeständnis einer Niederlage, Kapitulation
    surrender
  47. Panzer
    tank
  48. severe mental or physical suffering

    Schmerz, Qual, Pein
    torment
  49. strong

    leidenschaftlich, felsenfest, stark
    passionate
  50. an arm or leg

    Körperglied
    limb
  51. jem. heimsuchen, verfolgen
    to haunt sb.

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