BEOLINGUS
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dummy [listen] Attrappe {f}

dummies Attrappen {pl}

booby; chump; dullard; dummy; dough head [Am.] [coll.] [listen] Dummkopf {m}; Tölpel {m}; Stoffel {m} [ugs.] [listen]

boobies; chumps; dullards; dummies; dough heads Dummköpfe {pl}; Tölpel {pl}; Stoffel {pl}

crash-test dummy Dummy {m}; Autocrashpuppe {f}

crash-test dummies Dummys {pl}; Autocrashpuppen {pl}

shop window dummy; display dummy; display specimen Schaufensterpuppe {f}; Schaufensterattrappe {f}

shop window dummies; display dummies; display specimens Schaufensterpuppen {pl}; Schaufensterattrappen {pl}

dressform; tailor's dummy; dressmaker's dummy; tailor's mannequin; dressmaker's mannequin Schneiderpuppe {f}; Schneiderbüste {f} [textil.]

dressforms; tailor's dummies; dressmaker's dummies; tailor's mannequins; dressmaker's mannequins Schneiderpuppen {pl}; Schneiderbüsten {pl}

dummy [Br.]; pacifier [Am.]; baby-soother [listen] [listen] Schnuller {m}; Babytröster {m} [humor.]; Nuckel {m} [Norddt.] [Mitteldt.]; Luller {m} [Ös.]; Zuzel {m} [Ös.]; Nuggi {m} [Schw.]

dummies; pacifiers; baby-soothers Schnuller {pl}; Babytröster {pl}; Nuckel {pl}; Luller {pl}; Zuzel {pl}; Nuggi {pl}

man of straw; straw man; dummy [listen] Strohmann {m} (vorgeschobene Person) [econ.] [jur.]

men of straw; straw men; dummies Strohmänner {pl}

to use sb. as a dummy jdn. vorschieben

Hundreds of bank accounts were opened on behalf of straw men. Hunderte Bankkonten wurde im Namen von Strohmännern eröffnet.