German | Swabian Baden-Württemberg , Germany

Word USED On Occasion BY Everyone

(adj.) Something that is broken, not working.

"Des Audo isch hee. (Dieses Auto ist kaputt.)"

"The car is broken."

es regnet Bindfäden*

* it's raining strings

German | Schnürlesregen (Swabian) Germany

Expression USED On Occasion BY Most People

Used to refer to constant pouring rain, so strong that you can't see separate droplets anymore.

"Nimm einen Schirm mit, es regnet heute Bindfäden."

"Take an umbrella with you, it's raining strings today."

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's Läba isch koi Schlotzer*

* Life is not a lollipop

German | Swabian Swabia, Germany

Idiom USED On Occasion BY Swabians

Used as a response when someone complains about a small problem or task. Meaning life is not always easy.

"Ich hab noch soviel zu tun..." "s Läba osch koi Schlotzer"

"I have sooo much to do..." "Life is not a lollipop"

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