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A wolf in sheep's clothing

Submitted by Ramesh Mehta on Tue, 09/10/2018 - 08:11

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

يعض اليد التي تطعمه
Crieu corbs i us trauran els ulls
Hřát si hada na prsou
to bite the hand that feeds one
Explanations:
English #1, #2, Portuguese
To nourish a viper in one's bosom.
Explanations:
Raise no more devils than you can lay down
Explanations:
If you raise a snake, expect to get bitten
Explanations:
Réchauffer un serpent dans son sein
Nourris un corbeau, il te crèvera les yeux
eine Schlange am Busen nähren
die Hand beißen, die einen füttert
δαγκώνω το χέρι που με ταΐζει
आस्तीन में साँप पालना
Explanations:
Kígyót melenget a keblén.
Nutrisci il corvo e ti caverà gli occhi
Nutri la serpe in seno, ti renderà veleno
covare una serpe in seno
sputare nel piatto dove si mangia
Explanations:
Viperam sub ala nutricare
Explanations:
گرگ در لباس ميش
Explanations:
نمک خوردن و نمکدون شکستن
Wyhodować żmiję na własnym łonie
Cuspir no prato que come
Explanations:
Se você cria uma cobra, espere ser picado(a).
A încălzi şarpele la sân
Кусать руку которая кормит
пригреть змею на груди
Explanations:
Grizi ruku koja te hrani
Cría cuervos y te sacarán los ojos
Explanations:
Besle kargayı oysun gözünü
koynunda bir yilan beslemek

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

English

A dangerous person who appears to be kind and friendly.

Explained by Ramesh Mehta on Tue, 09/10/2018 - 08:11
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"A wolf in sheep's ..." in lyrics

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

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?

MAMAMOO - mr.ambiguous

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

Iron Maiden - Caught Somewhere In Time

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

Iron Maiden - For the Greater Good of God

A mind that's vain corruption
Bad or good intent
A wolf in sheep's clothing
Or saintly or sinner

KMFDM - Megalomaniac

Poking in your open sores

A wolf in sheep's clothing
The ultimate disgrace

Adam Jensen - The Hunter

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

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?

The Dead Rabbitts - Deer in the Headlights

I can't believe I ever
I ever trusted you!
You're a wolf in sheep's clothing!
Always in costume!

Alligatoah - Stabbed

You troll wear black-yellow
Don't act hard
You are not a wolf in sheep's clothing
You understood me

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