in translation


: in translated form
I have only read Dostoyevsky in translation.

Examples of in translation in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Patricia and Michel are the other's greatest accessory (along with his jaunty hat, which passes effortlessly between them), and decades later, the striking pair proves that truly great style doesn't fade over time—or get lost in translation. Ew Staff,, 7 May 2024 Skip the taste of three signature tacos with beef, pork and chicken, a super salty mess that gets lost in translation. Louisa Kung Liu Chu, Chicago Tribune, 7 May 2024 But without the advantage of watching the proceedings on TikTok, Instagram, YouTube or live news outlets, the impact feels lost in translation. Lorraine Ali, Los Angeles Times, 22 Apr. 2024 Things get lost in translation literally and figuratively. Okla Jones, Essence, 19 Apr. 2024 But in some ways the ideas were similar in translation and global nature: With Zaytinya, the recipes came from the restaurant and its connections to the outside world, and in the World Central Kitchen cookbook, the world serves as the restaurant. Stephanie Breijo, Los Angeles Times, 10 Apr. 2024 But the eight-piece Folger ensemble also managed to capture some of the electric energy between these seemingly disparate musical histories — connections lost and found in translation. Michael Andor Brodeur, Washington Post, 27 Mar. 2024 This is her first audiobook, both in English and in translation. Roxana Popescu, San Diego Union-Tribune, 7 Mar. 2024 Lost in translation Ohtani has not been accused of a crime. Andrew J. Campa, Los Angeles Times, 24 Mar. 2024

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“In translation.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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