English language What means wound through

English idioms

German idiomEnglish meaningliteral translationHead over heels (falling in love, for example)Head over heelsHead over heelsBreak off all bridges behind youBurn bridgesBurn bridgesAll jubilee yearsOnce in a blue moonOnce in the blue moonSave at the wrong endCutting cornersCut cornersStop doing something that dayCall it a dayCall it a dayOther mothers also have beautiful daughters / sonsThere are other fish in the seaThere are other fish in the seaCompare apples with pearsComparing apples to orangesCompare apples with orangesTo bark up the wrong treeBarking up the wrong treeBarking at the wrong treeJump on the trainJump on the bandwagonJump on the trainRiding around on somethingBeat a dead horseHit a dead horseSun follows rainIt is always darkest before the dawnIt is darkest before dawnPostponed is not cancelledForbearance is not acquittanceForbearance is not an acquittalBetter a sparrow in hand than a pigeon on the roofA bird in the hand is worth two in the bushA bird in hand is more valuable than two in the bushBetter late than neverBetter late than neverBetter late than neverBreak the iceBreak the iceBreak the iceForge the iron while it's hotMake hay while the sun shinesMake hay while the sun is shiningIt's a no-brainerIt's a piece of cakeThis is a piece of cakeYou can say that againYou can say that againYou can say that againTake too much of your mouthBite off more than you can chewBite off more than you can chewHit the nail on the headHit the nail on the headHit the nail on the headThe train leftMiss the boatMiss the boatHope dies lastWhile there's life, there's hopeWhile there is life there is hopeGet the cow off the icePull the chest nuts out of the fire for someoneGet the chestnuts out of the fireHaste makes wasteSlow and steady wins the raceThe race wins slowly and steadilyA picture is worth a thousand wordsA picture is worth 1000 wordsA picture is worth 1000 wordsA blind chicken also finds a grainEvery dog ​​has his dayEvery dog ​​has his dayOnce bitten, twice shyAsk once, shy twiceBitten once, shy twiceTell you a secretLet the cat out of the bagLet the cat out of the bagA storm in a glass of waterStorm in a teacupStorm in the teacupmisfortunes never come singlyWhen it rains it poursWhen it rains it poursCost a fortuneCosts an arm and a legCost an arm and a legMissing an opportunityMiss the boatMiss the boatA swallow doesn't make a summerIt takes two to tangoIt takes two to dance tangoTrouble threatensThere are clouds on the horizonThere are clouds on the horizonEnough (for me now)That's the last strawThis is the last strawPut something on the high ledgeSaving for a rainy daySave up for a rainy dayGet something done in no timeDo something at the drop of a hatDoing something while a hat is fallingNot taking something so seriouslyTake it with a grain of saltTake it with a grain of saltMake something worseTo make matters worseMake it worseJudging something from the outsideYou can't judge a book by its coverYou can't judge a book by the coverFreshly diced is half wonWell begun is half doneWell started is half doneApologize for swear wordsPardon my FrenchExcuse my FrenchThe same and the same joinBirds of a feather flock togetherBirds of a feather band togetherBlessing in disguiseBlessing in disguiseBlessing in disguiseGood things take timeGood things come to those who waitGood things come to those who waitHave patience / hold onHang in thereHang thereBreak a legBreak a legTo break a legStudy hard or a lotHit the bookBeat the bookI have no ideaYour guess is as good as mineYour guess is as good as mineI want to know what you thinkA penny for your thoughtsA penny for your thoughtsIn doubt for the accusedGive someone the benefit of the doubtGiving someone the benefit of the doubtImprovisePlay it by earPlay by your earsBite the bulletBite the bulletBite the bulletPissing someone offPull someone’s legPull on someone's legBribe somebodyGrease someone’s palmGrease someone's palmSmall cattle also make crapA penny saved is a penny earnedA penny saved is a penny earnedTime will tellWe'll cross that bridge when we come to itWe'll cross the bridge when we get thereLand underSnowed underSnowed inYou can't dance at two weddings at the same timeYou can't have your cake and eat itYou can't have your cake and eat it at the same timeYou never stop learningLive and learnLive and learnOne should not chickens before they hatch the dayDon't count your chickens before they are hatchedDon't count the chickens in front of the gapFail with somethingGo belly upBelly up (swim)You can achieve more with friendlinessYou can catch more flies with honey than you can with vinegarYou catch more flies with honey than with vinegarWith hanging and chokingBy the skin of your teethWith your gumsNot every day eveningNot all hope is lostAll hope is not lostLeave nothing unattemptedLeave no stone unturnedDo not leave a stone unturnedNever everIf pigs could flyWhen pigs flyStart all over againGo back to the drawing boardGive back to the drawing boardNo pain no gainNo pain no gainNo pain, no growthPull yourself togetherPull yourself togetherPull yourself togetherPull yourself together or pull the leashShape up or ship outGet in shape or leavecalm before the stormCalm before the stormcalm before the stormSprinkle salt on the woundAdd insult to injuryAdd insults to the injuryGo to sleepHit the sackHit the sacklet sleeping dogs lieLet sleeping dogs lieLeave sleeping dogs lying aroundVery unlikelyFat chancegreat chanceThrowing his concerns overboardThrow caution to the windThrow caution on the windDon't put everything on one cardDon't put all your eggs in one basketDon't put all your eggs in one basketBehave aggressivelyBlow a fuseBlow a fuseFeeling bad or sickFeeling under the weatherFeeling under the weatherPat yourself on the backBlow one's own trumpetBlow your own trumpetSo far so goodSo far so goodSo far so goodSave in time, so you have in needWaste not, want notDon't waste anything, don't need anythingActions speak louder than wordsActions speak louder than wordsActions speak louder than wordsBeat around the bushBeat around the bushHit the bushUndecidedSitting on the fenceSit on the fenceBe unfocusedHave your head in the cloudsHave your head in the cloudsignorance is a blessingIgnorance is blissIgnorance is blissBe upsetTo get bent out of shapeBend out of shapeFrom the rain in the eavesOut of the frying pan and into the fireFrom the pan into the fireWhat happened happenedDon't cry over spilled milkDon't cry over spilled milkSpeaking of the devilSpeak of the devilSpeak of the devilWhoever sits in a glass house shouldn't throw stonesThose who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stonesIf you live in a glass house, you shouldn't throw stonesFirst come first serveThe early bird gets the wormThe early bird gets the wormWho laughs last, laughs bestHe who laughs last laughs loudestHe who laughs last laughs loudestLike sand at the oceanA dime a dozenA dime by the dozenPretend knowledgeBlow smokeBlow smokeWhere wood is chopped, splinters must fallYou can't make an omelet without breaking some eggsYou can't make an omelet without breaking eggsCloud nine (to be in love)On cloud nineOn cloud nineKilling two birds with one stoneKill two birds with one stoneKill two birds with one stone