BEOLINGUS
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Speck {m} [cook.] bacon [listen]

Speck auslassen {vt} [cook.] to render bacon

Speck auslassend rendering bacon

Speck ausgelassen rendered bacon

durchwachsen {adj} (Speck) streaky (bacon)

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.]

Mit Speck fängt man Mäuse. [Sprw.] Good bait catches fine fish. [prov.]

Fett {n}; Fettpölsterchen {n}; Speck {m} [übtr.]; Speckpolster {n} [listen] flab [coll.]

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

zunehmen; schwerer werden {vi} [listen] to put on; to gain weight; to put on weight [listen] [listen]

zunehmend; schwerer werdend [listen] putting on; gaining weight; putting in weight

zugenommen; schwerer geworden put on; gained weight; put on weight [listen] [listen]

drei Pfund zunehmen to put on three pounds

Speck ansetzen [ugs.] to put it on [coll.]