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to clutch/grasp at straws [fig.] nach jedem Strohhalm greifen; sich an jeden Strohhalm klammern {v} [übtr.]

I didn't think it would work out, but at that point I was grasping at straws. Ich glaubte nicht, dass es klappen würde, aber in dieser Situation klammerte ich mich an jeden Strohhalm.

straw [listen] Strohhalm {m}

straws Strohhalme {pl}

drinking straw; straw [listen] Trinkhalm {m}; Trinkröhrchen {n}; Strohhalm {m} [ugs.]

drinking straws; straws Trinkhalme {pl}; Trinkröhrchen {pl}; Strohhalme {pl}
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