Dictionary
TRANSLATION
German
abwechselnd
English
alternately
EXAMPLES
Sein Wesen war abwechselnd lebhaft und mürrisch.
His action was alternately vivacious and sullen.
Sogar die Herzogin nieste hin und wieder; was das Wickelkind anbelangt, so nieste und schrie es abwechselnd ohne die geringste Unterbrechung.
Even the Duchess sneezed occasionally; and as for the baby, it was sneezing and howling alternately without a moment's pause.
Wenn der Abend begann, vermochte ich eine Zeitlang zu reden, aber wenn der erste Strom meiner Rede und meiner Lebhaftigkeit vorüber war, liebte ich es, mich auf einen Schemel zu Dianas Füßen zu setzen, meinen Kopf in ihren Schoß zu legen und abwechselnd ihr und Mary zuzuhören, während sie das Thema, welches ich nur flüchtig berührt hatte, gründlich erörterten.
I could talk a while when the evening commenced, but the first gush of vivacity and fluency gone, I was fain to sit on a stool at Diana's feet, to rest my head on her knee, and listen alternately to her and Mary, while they sounded thoroughly the topic on which I had but touched.
Die hinstürmende und rasende Glocke zeigte abwechselnd den beiden Thurmwänden ihren metallenen Schlund, aus dem jenes Orkanwehen hervorging, das man vier Meilen weit vernimmt.
The bell, furious, running riot, presented to the two walls of the tower alternately its brazen throat, whence escaped that tempestuous breath, which is audible leagues away.
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