A wolf in sheep's clothing

Toegevoegd door Ramesh Mehta op Di, 09/10/2018 - 08:11

Idiomatic translations of "A wolf in sheep's ..."

Arabisch
يعض اليد التي تطعمه
Catalaans
Crieu corbs i us trauran els ulls
Duits
eine Schlange am Busen nähren
Duits
Undank ist der Welten Lohn
Toelichtingen:
Duits
Den Ast absägen, auf dem man sitzt
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Duits
der Wolf im Schafspelz
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Duits
die Hand beißen, die einen füttert
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Engels
bite the hand that feeds you
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Engels
to bite the hand that feeds one
Toelichtingen:
Engels #1, #2, Portugees
Engels
To nourish a viper in one's bosom.
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Engels
Raise no more devils than you can lay down
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Engels
If you raise a snake, expect to get bitten
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Frans
Réchauffer un serpent dans son sein
Frans
Nourris un corbeau, il te crèvera les yeux
Frans
loup déguisé en agneau
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Grieks
δαγκώνω το χέρι που με ταΐζει
Hindi
आस्तीन में साँप पालना
Toelichtingen:
Hongaars
Kígyót melenget a keblén.
Italiaans
lupo travestito da agnello
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Italiaans
Nutrisci il corvo e ti caverà gli occhi
Italiaans
Nutri la serpe in seno, ti renderà veleno
Toelichtingen:
Italiaans
covare una serpe in seno
Italiaans
sputare nel piatto dove si mangia
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Latijn
Viperam sub ala nutricare
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Noors
ulv i fåreklær
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Perzisch
گرگ در لباس ميش
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Perzisch
نمک خوردن و نمکدون شکستن
Toelichtingen:
Perzisch
در کشتی نشستن و با ناخدا جنگیدن
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Pools
Wyhodować żmiję na własnym łonie
Pools
Wilk w owczej skórze
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Portugees
Cuspir no prato que come
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Portugees
Se você cria uma cobra, espere ser picado(a).
Roemeens
A încălzi şarpele la sân
Russisch
Кусать руку которая кормит
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Russisch
пригреть змею на груди
Toelichtingen:
Russisch
Волк в овечьей шкуре
Toelichtingen:
Russisch
Не плюй в колодец, из которого пить будешь
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Servisch
Grizi ruku koja te hrani
Spaans
Cría cuervos y te sacarán los ojos
Toelichtingen:
Spaans
lobo con piel de oveja
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Tsjechisch
Hřát si hada na prsou
Turks
Besle kargayı oysun gözünü
Turks
koynunda bir yilan beslemek

Meanings of "A wolf in sheep's ..."

Arabisch

ذئب متنكر بملابس خراف

Explained by Llegó Dolor Del CorazónLlegó Dolor Del Corazón on Zat, 13/08/2016 - 09:27
Engels

Someone who is pretending, or appearing to be innocent and naive when they are actually plotting to get or do something. A new employee may come to a new job because they were sent by another company to steal industrial secrets. A well-mannered gentleman may actually be a cad at heart.

Explained by Ww WwWw Ww on Woe, 03/08/2016 - 00:10
Explained by Ww WwWw Ww
Engels

A dangerous person who appears to be kind and friendly.

Explained by Ramesh MehtaRamesh Mehta on Di, 09/10/2018 - 08:11
Explained by Ramesh MehtaRamesh Mehta
Spaans

Alguien que finge ser inocente e ingenuo

Explained by EmpressCrimsonEmpressCrimson on Zon, 16/08/2020 - 09:02
Explained by EmpressCrimsonEmpressCrimson

"A wolf in sheep's ..." in lyrics

Set It Off - Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

ハハハ、これはおめーの話ですよ

気をつけろ 疑うことを止めるな
さもないとやっこさんに食い物にされるぜ

DMX - nemeshany

Fuck you gon' do

I'm a wolf in sheep clothing
Only nigga that you know who can chill

MAMAMOO - mr.ambiguous

your speaking is sweet like candy
you're a wolf in sheep's clothing
mamamoo mamamoo here Mr.ambiguous

Electroforez - Alcohol is my enemy

The malice of the day1 will free up your hands
If I haven't died of boredom
I'm like a wolf in sheep's clothing
Steadfastly weathered the storm

  • 1. Злоба дня is an expression meaning something that has inspired public interest. Alternatively, the phrase has biblical connotations in reference to God's wrath

Sek Loso - Quoting Buddha

You walked up to me looking sad,
you said we couldn’t go on,
you told me I was too good for you
Your words were so simple, doing this and that in front of me,

Dao Lang - Wolf in sheep's clothing

I’m deliberately slowly closing by.
Not daring to wake you up.
Please don’t worry, all I wanted is a touch of kiss.
I’m pretty sure it is not easy for us to stay together.

William Beckett - Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

Of their smiles, their smiles of plated gold
Deceit so natural
But a wolf in sheep's clothing is more than a warning
Bah-bah-black sheep, have you any soul?

DMX - X Gon' Give It To Ya

Fuck you gon' do

I'm a wolf in sheep clothing
Only nigga that you know who can chill

Set It Off - Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

Of their smiles, their smiles of plated gold
Deceit so natural
But a wolf in sheep's clothing is more than a warning
Bah-bah-black sheep, have you any soul?

UNISON SQUARE GARDEN - harmonized finale

How far am I past “I miss you”
Somehow sticking to my obstinacy, that’s the plan
As for my inferiority complex, I don’t care, isn’t it obvious?
I will chase you down, most likely until I die

KMFDM - Megalomaniac

Poking in your open sores

A wolf in sheep's clothing
The ultimate disgrace

LSTeamStudio - Undertale Parody - Wolf in Sheep's Clothing [RUS COVER]

\Ха, ха, ха, это для тебя, малышка!/

Лишь оглянись - я за тобой,
Не пощадить, пойду я в бой!

Bruno Mars - Run Away Baby

But little does she know
That I'm a wolf in sheep's clothing
'Cause at the end of the night

BRATS - Come See Me

You're hopeless now
It's laughable
It’s wrong to say that a hero was born

Gesu no Kiwami Otome - sad but sweet

Actually, I am wolf in sheep's clothing
But a world is quiet as a mouse
Actually, I am wolf in sheep's clothing
But a world is quiet as a mouse

VOLume - Wolf in Sheep's Clothing (Set It Off RUS Cover)

(Хе-хе, это о тебе…)
1к: Остерегись, не доверяй,
Улыбок ярких избегай,
Хоть правдой кажутся,

Deva Mahal - Snakes

Hey-ay-ay-eay
Woah-o-oh
Hey-ay-ay-eay
Woah-o-oh

Adam Jensen - The Hunter

Don't forget what you told me
I'm a wolf in sheep's clothing
Watching, waiting

Iron Maiden - Caught Somewhere In Time

Like a wolf in sheep's clothing,
You try to hide your deepest sins,

Roger Mas - The Pain of Beauty

Tonight I've opened that door
that was closed for who knows how long
Diamonds, rubies, emeralds, gold and silver linen
convulsions and muscle tension.