110511_Shorttest 5

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  1. to burn sth. with a sudden powerful heat; to have a very strong and unpleasant effect on you

    verbrennen, durchzucken, zutiefst treffen
    to sear
  2. to rise in a round mass

    sich bauschen, sich blähen
    to billow up
  3. very wide and open

    klaffend, riesig
    gaping
  4. extreme sadness, esp. beacause sb. you love has died

    Leid, Kummer
    grief
  5. to formally state an opinion, belief, or intention again, esp. when sb. has questioned you or expressed a doubt

    etw. wieder / erneut versichern, beteuern
    to reaffirm sth.
  6. strong determination to succeed in doing sth.

    Entschlossenheit
    resolve
  7. violent and cruel in a way that hurts sb. physically

    brutal, bösartig
    vicious
  8. an improvement in a situation or in the development of sth.

    Fortschritt
    stride
  9. to prevent sth. from continuing in its unsual way by causing problems

    etw. stören, unterbrechen
    to disrupt sth.
  10. a place where people or animals can live peacefully or go to in order to be safe

    Zufluchtsstätte
    haven
  11. a lot of

    hunderte von; jede Menge
    scores (of)
  12. when you catch sb. in order to make them a prisoner

    Gefangennahme
    capture
  13. a company, organization etc. that is connected with or controlled by a larger one

    Schwesterngesellschaft, angegliederte Gesellschaft; Geschäftspartner
    affiliate
  14. to gradually get rid of sth.

    etw. auseinander nehmen, abbauen
    to dismantle sth.
  15. very careful and thorough

    sorgfältig, peinlich genau
    painstaking
  16. eine Sache wasserdicht machen
    to run a thread to ground (run - run)
  17. an area that contains a group of buildings and is surrounded by a fence or wall

    Gelände
    compound
  18. to officially decise sth.

    etw. bestimmen, beschließen
    to determine sth.
  19. auf jemandes Anweisung (hin)
    at sb's direction
  20. to start sth.

    etw. in Gang setzen, starten
    to launch sth.
  21. sb. who is hurt or killed in an accident or war

    TodesOpfer
    casualty
  22. to keep and look after sth.

    etw. in Verwahrung nehmen
    to take custody of sth. (took - taken)
  23. to make a secret plan to harm a person or organization

    etw. ingeheim planen
    to plot sth.
  24. up to now

    bisher, bislang
    to date
  25. to continue doing an activity or trying to achieve tsth. over a long period of time

    nach etw. streben; etw. nachgehen, verfolgen
    to pursue sth.
  26. giving careful attention to what is happening, so that you will notive any danger or illegal activity

    wachsam
    vigilant
  27. to kill sb. in a cruel way

    jem. abschlachten
    to slaughter sb.
  28. death

    Ableben
    demise
  29. to make sb. feel worried and upset

    auf jem. lasten
    to weigh on sb.
  30. very great or bad; serious

    ernst, schwer, schwerwiegend
    grave
  31. to watch and not do anything to intervene

    untätig danebenstehen
    to stand idly by (stood - stood)
  32. strict, cruel, or determined

    unbarmhertig, unerbittlich
    relentless
  33. to be a very typical example of sth.

    als Beispiel für etw. dienen; etw. veranschaulichen
    to exemplify sth.
  34. to bravely accept or deal with sth.

    etw. ertragen
    to bear sth. (bore - borne)
  35. part

    Anteil
    share
  36. to become weaker or less certain

    wanken, zaudern, zögern
    to waver
  37. the hard work and loyalty that sb. gives to an organization etc.

    Einsatz, Engagement
    commitment
  38. to exist at a certain time

    herrschen, walten
    to prevail
  39. sich abnutzen, ausfasern
    to fray
  40. proving or showing very clearly that sth. exists or is true

    ein Beweis sein für etw., etw. bezeugen
    to be a testament to sth.

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