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Detailed Translations for shallows from English to German


shallows [the ~] noun

  1. the shallows (cliff; reef; rock)
    die Klippe; die Felswand; die Felsenwand

Translation Matrix for shallows:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Felsenwand cliff; reef; rock; shallows bluff; cliff; mountainside; penchant; precipice; rock; rock-face
Felswand cliff; reef; rock; shallows bluff; cliff; mountainside; penchant; precipice; rock; rock-face
Klippe cliff; reef; rock; shallows barrier; cliff; hindrance; impediment; obstacle

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shallows form of shallow:

shallow [the ~] noun

  1. the shallow (mud flat; the shallows; wad; ford; flat)

Translation Matrix for shallow:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Watt flat; ford; mud flat; shallow; the shallows; wad watt
- shoal
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- shoal
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- superficial
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
flach fordable; shallow bluntly; close; close by; coarse; crude; even; flat; flatly; level; point blank; smooth; uniform; unwavering; vulgar
frivol flighty; flippant; frivolous; gay; light-hearted; shallow amoral; bald; cunning; erotic; erotical; icy; immoral; improper; impudent; inappropriate; indecent; indelicat; lack of moral; obscene; out of place; rude; scabrous; sensual; shameless; sleek; slippery; slithery; smooth; smoothly; tactless; titillating; uncalled for; unseemly; unsuitable
leichtsinnig flighty; flippant; frivolous; gay; light-hearted; shallow audacious; daring; flighty; foolhardy; fribble; frivolous; frothy; inconsiderate; light; light-headed; overconfident; overexcited; presumptuous; rash; reckless; scatterbrained; temerarious; thoughtless
nicht tief fordable; shallow
oberflächlich fordable; shallow; superficial cursory; perfunctory; superficial; without draught
seicht fordable; shallow base; mean; nasty; villainous
untief fordable; shallow

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Antonyms for "shallow":

Related Definitions for "shallow":

  1. lacking physical depth; having little spatial extension downward or inward from an outer surface or backward or outward from a center1
    • shallow water1
    • a shallow dish1
    • a shallow cut1
    • a shallow closet1
    • established a shallow beachhead1
    • hit the ball to shallow left field1
  2. not deep or strong; not affecting one deeply1
    • shallow breathing1
    • a night of shallow fretful sleep1
    • in a shallow trance1
  3. lacking depth of intellect or knowledge; concerned only with what is obvious1
    • shallow people1
    • his arguments seemed shallow and tedious1
  4. a stretch of shallow water1
  5. become shallow1
    • the lake shallowed over time1
  6. make shallow1
    • The silt shallowed the canal1

Wiktionary Translations for shallow:

  1. having little depth and significantly less deep than wide
  2. extending not far downward
  3. concerned mainly with superficial matters
  4. lacking interest or substance
  1. shallow portion of an otherwise deep body of water
  1. übertragen: leer, inhaltslos
  2. übertragen, abwertend: von geringem intellektuellen Wert/Inhalt
  3. von Gewässern oder Schüsseln: von geringer Tiefe
  4. von geringer Wassertiefe
  5. im übertragenen Sinne: wenig anspruchsvoll (von geringem Tiefgang)

Cross Translation:
shallow seicht; flach ondiep — niet diep
shallow oberflächlich; flach superficiel — Qui n’intéresser que la superficie, qui est uniquement en surface.

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