bis in die Puppen

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  • IPA(key): [bɪs ɪn diː ˈpʊpm̩]
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Prepositional phrase[edit]

bis in die Puppen

  1. (idiomatic) late into the night
    • (Can we date this quote?), “Drei Männer her”, performed by Ina Müller:
      Wir haben gequatscht bis in die Puppen / Und vorher gingen wir sinnlos Shoppen
      We chatted late into the night / And before that we went shopping for no reason

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