Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Nicht"

The meaning of "Nicht" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa locked and loaded
nicht in Bezug auf Waffen.
A person is locked and loaded. ?
A: "locked and loaded" means "ready". If you tell somebody to "lock and load", you're saying "get ready". Example -

"I'm locked and loaded!" (I'm ready!)

"It's time to lock and load" (it's time to get ready)

The phrase comes from loading a gun with ammunition, so you hear it used in battle. It could also be used ironically, or to be funny in a regular conversation.
Q: O que significa nicht dürfen?
A: Ja, basically mustn't~muss nicht.
It's very British sounding though. In N. America we'd say shouldn't instead

Translations of "Nicht"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? nicht geben
A:
to not give --> you don't give / you're not giving
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? ,, Übertreib nicht."
A: Do not overdo it
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Er möchte nicht, dass sein Foto veröffentlicht wird.
A: He doesn't want his picture to be published
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? nicht vom Pech verfolgt sein
A: Obviously the best way to say it depends a lot on the context, unfortunately, but these are some ways you could say it:

"To be lucky"
"To not be accident-prone"
"To have Lady Luck on your side" (or "Lady Luck is with you")
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? hey nicht weiter schlafen!
A: @lilaa: "don't go back to sleep"

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