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Out of nowhere

Submitted by Ww Ww on Sun, 07/08/2016 - 01:35

Idiomatic translations of "Out of nowhere"

Danish
Ud af den blå luft
Danish
Ud af ingenting
Dutch
Uit niets
Dutch
Uit de blauwe lucht
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English
Out of thin air
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English
Out of whole cloth
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English
Out of nothing
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German
Aus dem Nichts
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Greek
Εκ του μηδενός
Greek
Μέσα από το τίποτα
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Greek (Ancient)
Εκ μηδενός
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Greek (Thraki)
από το πουθενά
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Hungarian
Szemenszedett hazugság
Latin
Ex nihilo
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Portuguese
Do nada
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Russian
Из ничего
Russian
В небытии
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Spanish
De la nada
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Swedish
Från ingenstans
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Turkish
Durduk yere bi' şey yapmak.

Meanings of "Out of nowhere"

English

"He came out of nowhere!" He came from some unknown, or unperceived direction. The exclamation made is often heard when someone gets in an auto accident and has no idea of how it happened.
It can be used when someone 'catches your eye', gets your attention that is attractive to you.

Explained by Ww WwWw Ww on Sun, 07/08/2016 - 01:35
Explained by Ww WwWw Ww
Italian

Dal nulla.

That boy who crossed the street when the car was coming, came out of nowhere = Quel bambino che ha attraversato la strada mentre arrivava la macchina, è spuntato fuori dal nulla.

Explained by Viola OrtesViola Ortes on Wed, 05/07/2017 - 21:05
Explained by Viola OrtesViola Ortes
Latvian

Biežāk tiek lietots, kad kāds iekļūst autoavārijā un viņam nav ne mazākās nojausmas kā tas gadījās.

Explained by SpiritOfLightSpiritOfLight on Tue, 25/02/2020 - 19:36
Explained by SpiritOfLightSpiritOfLight
Russian

Появиться неожиданно, неизвестно откуда вдруг появиться.
"Взялся из ниоткуда".
"Как из воздуха появился".
"Откуда он только взялся!"
"Неизвестно откуда"

Explained by AkotAkot on Wed, 25/10/2017 - 15:17
Explained by AkotAkot

"Out of nowhere" in lyrics

Folknery - Crow chicks

Cut and chop the trees, it's all green wherever you look, crow chicks.

Ivanko came out of nowhere, Ivanko came out of nowhere,
Cut and chop the trees, it's all green wherever you look, Ivanko.

Sebastián Yatra - TBT

Because I don't deny what we feel for years

If you out of nowhere you call me at night
You tell me that you can't sleep without me anymore

Persona 5 (OST) - Last Surprise

Not a cloud
But then stormy weather's caught you cold
Seems like it crept up out of nowhere
All around

Fairuz - the people asked me

I said "he's coming back, don't you dare blame me"
I closed my eyes fearing that the people would see me hiding you in my eyes (meaning she's thinking about him and caring for him)
And the wind picked up out of nowhere
For the first time, we are not together

Don Patricio - Counting moles

All hangovers, that night was a lot. And to recover from the puddle with the sun in the neck.
We were with Kuko and the Viti, calm bunch
And suddenly, out of nowhere, a strong perotes appeared. That goes in, out there, throwing us kiss'
I turn for a note and say: "Patri, what about that?"

Seventeen (South Korea) - Very Nice

and lose each other
So we can protect “us”, uh
I’m serious, out of nowhere, out of nowhere
Today I am

NF - The Search

That we try to suffocate, you know, hopin' it dies
Try to hold it underwater but it always survives
Then it comes up out of nowhere like an evil surprise
Then it hovers over you to tell you millions of lies

Farruko - Obsessed

Without thinking about it
I write you out of nowhere
I am overcome by the desire to be with you

NF - Leave Me Alone

I'm in the game, but they don't even know it
Like I'm undercover and don't want to blow it
I come out of nowhere, they don't even notice
The flow is so cold, you would think it was snowin' (Oh) (Leave me alone)

DJ Project - 4 chambers

My love has gotten lost in the 4 chambers
Of your heart
You appeared out of nowhere in my life and left me smiling
Without vital functions

Seeed - Eye Bling

standing in your yard singing a song out of tune,
the house pulsates. Furniture moves to the beat.
Out of nowhere, it goes from black to white [fn] Straight translation: Schwarz zu bunt = black to colorful. [/fn]
trade in my barstool for a house and dog,

CNBLUE - Love Light

when i see you my heart goes thump thump
i talk with shyness like a kid
when i look at you i just smile out of nowhere
like a fool I keep doing that

Radwimps - PAPARAZZI〜*This Story is Fiction〜

When "Your Name." came out as a big hit
Without delay those low-life things appeared
It's not like we just suddenly came from the countryside out of nowhere
We've been well-know for 14 years

Eminem - Darkness

And I'm already sweatin' but I'm locked and loaded
For rapid fire spittin' for all the concert-goers
Scopes for sniper vision, surprise from out of nowhere
As I slide the clip in from inside the hotel

Nalan Altinors - Enticing Lover

(1) "nazende" is very difficult to translate with a single word, it means the combination of enticing, nice, coy, coquettish, flirtatious.

(2) "aklıma düştün" you have popped out of nowhere into my mind

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - Red Right Hand

You'll see him in your nightmares,
you'll see him in your dreams
He'll appear out of nowhere but
he ain't what he seems

Ninety One - Olar (They)

Сrazy, having locked their doors, argue again...

Yes, yes, yes and finally a sign appeared out of nowhere.
Wolves are now afraid

Ishay Ribo - The Voice of Bells

A divine voice
A faint silence rises
Out of nowhere and She's there
Mother Rachel

Deichkind - Such Music

Dom Perignon and then the bottle goes bang!
The Dumbo from the game comes out of nowhere***
We don't have to explain 'cause this is our slang

J-Ax & Fedez - Absinthe

Consciousness dry clean, a cool head shower
I am so lost so that I find myself no longer
Nothing happens out of nowhere, I'm sure of it
My ambition has far exceeded my talent