BEOLINGUS
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Made {f} maggot; worm [listen] [listen]

Maden {pl} maggots

Larve {f}; Made {f} [zool.] grub [listen]

Larven {pl}; Maden {pl} grubs

Selfmademan {m} self-made man

wie Gott in Frankreich leben; wie die Made im Speck leben [übtr.] to live in clover; to be in clover; to live like a like a bee in clover; to live in the lap of luxury; to live off the fat of the land; to live the life of Riley [fig.]

wie die Made im Speck leben {vi} [übtr.] (im Luxus leben) to live high on/off the hog [fig.]