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C++ {prop} (C++) :: C++ {n}
ca {adv} (abbreviation of circa) SEE: ca. ::
ca. {adv} (abbreviation of circa) :: ca.
cab {n} (compartment) :: Führerhaus {n}, Fahrerhaus {n}, Führerkabine {f}, Fahrerkabine {f}
cab {n} (taxi) SEE: taxi ::
cabal {n} (secret organization) :: Geheimbund {m}
cabana {n} (a cabin or hut, shelter on a beach) :: Hütte {f}, Unterstand {m}
cabaret {n} (live entertainment held in a restaurant or nightclub) :: Kabarett {n}, [Austria, also] Kabaret {n}
cabbage {n} (plant) :: Kohl {m}
cabbage {n} (leaves of this plant eaten as a vegetable) :: Kohl {m}
cabbage moth {n} (Pieris rapae) SEE: small white ::
cabbage worm {n} (Pieris rapae) SEE: small white ::
cabbie {n} (taxi driver) :: Taxifahrer {m}, Taxifahrerin {f}
cabdriver {n} (one who drives a taxi) :: Taxifahrer {m}, Droschkenfahrer {m} [rare, formal]
cabdriver {n} (one who drives a carriage) :: Droschkenkutscher {m}
cabin {n} (small dwelling, especially one made of logs) :: Hütte {f}, Blockhütte {f}
cabin {n} (private room on a ship) :: Kabine {f}, Kajüte {f}
cabin {n} (interior of a boat) :: Kajüte {f}
cabin boy {n} (a boy serving on a ship) :: Schiffsjunge {m}
cabinet {n} (storage closet) :: Schrank {n}
cabinet {n} (group of advisors) :: Kabinett {n}
cabinet {n} (group of ministers) :: Kabinett {n}
cabinetmaker {n} (skilled woodworker) :: Tischler {m}, Schreiner {m}, Möbeltischler {m}
cabin fever {n} (psychological condition) :: Lagerkoller {m}
cable {n} (large wire, rope) :: Seil, Tau
cable {n} (assembly of wires for electricity) :: Kabel, Leitung
cable {n} (heavy rope or chain as used for mooring) :: Tau, Kette
cable {n} (communications system with coaxial or fiber optic) :: Kabel, Leitung
cable {n} (telegram) :: Telegramm
cable {n} (texture pattern in knitting) :: Zopfmuster {n}
cable {n} :: Kabel {n}
cable {v} (send a telegram by cable(s)) :: kabeln
cable car {n} (hanging carriage) :: Pendelbahn {f}
cable-stayed bridge {n} (bridge supported by cables attached directly to pillars) :: Schrägseilbrücke {f}
cable television {n} (television received through coaxial cables) :: Kabelfernsehen {n}
cable tie {n} (a type of fastener) :: Kabelbinder {m}
cableway {n} (system of cables) :: Seilbahn {f}
cabling {n} (a collection of cables) :: Verkabelung {f}
cabochon {n} (convex-cut, polished stone) :: Cabochon {m}
caboose {n} (nautical: small galley) :: Kombüse {f}
caboose {n} (babytalk: buttocks) :: Deutsch: Hintern {m}
cabotage {n} (transport of goods or passengers in the same country) :: Kabotage {f}
cabotage {n} (the legal right) :: Kabotage {f}
Cabo Verde {prop} (Cape Verde) SEE: Cape Verde ::
cabriolet {n} (an automobile with a retractable top) :: Cabrio {n}, Cabriolet {n}, Kabriolett {n}
cabriolet {n} (a light carriage with a folding top, pulled by a single horse) :: Kalesche {f}
cabstand {n} (place where taxis wait for passengers) :: Taxistand {m}
cacao {n} (cacao tree) :: Kakaobaum {m}
cacao {n} (cocoa bean) :: Kakao {m}
cachalot {n} (sperm whale) SEE: sperm whale ::
cache {n} (computing: fast temporary storage for data) :: Cache {m}
cachet {n} (archaic: a seal) :: Gütesiegel {m}
cachet {n} (a special characteristic or quality; prestige) :: Prestige {n}
cachexia {n} (systemic wasting of muscle tissue that accompanies a chronic disease) :: Kachexie {f}
caciocavallo {n} (Italian cheese type) :: Caciocavallo {m}, Kaschkawal
cack {n} (act of defecation) :: Kacken {n}
cack {n} (excrement) :: Kacke {f}
cack {n} (rubbish) :: Kacke {f}
cacogamy {n} (socially unacceptable marriage) :: Kakogamie {f}
cacolet {n} :: Tragsessel {m}
cacomixl {n} (Bassariscus astutus) :: nordamerikanische Katzenfrett
cacophonous {adj} (containing or consisting of unpleasant sounds) :: kakophon, kakophonisch
cacophony {n} (mix of discordant sounds; dissonance) :: Kakophonie {f}, Kakofonie {f}, Katzenmusik {f}
cactus {n} (member of the Cactaceae) :: Kaktus {m}
cadastre {n} ((cartography) a public survey of land) :: Kataster {n}
cadastre {n} (register) :: Katasteramt {n}
cadaver {n} (a dead body) :: Kadaver {m}
cadaver dog {n} (detection dog) :: Leichenspürhund {m}, Leichensuchhund {m}, Leichenhund {m}
cadaverine {n} (foul-smelling diamine) :: Cadaverin {n}
caddie {n} (golf: a golfer's assistant and adviser) :: Golfjunge {m}, Golfmädchen {n}
caddie {n} (a small box usually used for tea) :: Behälter {m}, Teebüchse {f}
caddis fly {n} (insect of the order Trichoptera) :: Köcherfliege {f}
cadence {n} (music: chord progression) :: Rhythmus {m}, Kadenz {f}
cadence {n} (fall in inflection) :: Tonfall {m}
cadence {n} (dance move) :: Gleichschritt {m}
cadence {n} (fencing: series of actions’ rhythm and sequence) :: Rhythmus {m}
cadence {n} (№ of steps per minute) :: Kadenz {f}
cadence {n} (cycling:№ of revolutions per minute) :: Rhythmus {m}, Pedaltakt {f}, Trittfrequenz {f}
cadence {n} (sung chant) :: Kadenz {f}
cadenza {n} (decorative solo piece of music) :: Kadenz {f}
cadet {n} (a student at a military school who is training to be an officer) :: Kadett {m}, Offiziersanwärter {m}
cadet {n} (younger son) :: jüngerer Bruder {m}, jüngerer Sohn {m}
cadmium {n} (chemical element) :: Kadmium {n}, Cadmium {n}
cadre {n} (core of managing group) :: Kader {m}
caecum {n} (blind pouch connected to the large intestine) :: Blinddarm {m}
Caelum {prop} (constellation) :: Grabstichel {m}
Caesar {prop} (ancient Roman family name) :: Cäsar, Caesar, Zäsar {m}, Kaiser {m}
Caesarea {prop} (any of the places called Caesarea) :: Caesarea
Caesarean section {n} (incision in the womb) :: Kaiserschnitt {m}
caesaropapism {n} (the doctrine that the state has authority over the church in ecclesiastical matters) :: Cäsaropapismus {m}
Caesar salad {n} (Caesar salad) :: Caesar Salad {m}
caesium {n} (a metallic chemical element) :: Cäsium {n}, Zäsium {n}
caesura {n} (a pause or interruption) :: Zäsur {f}
caesura {n} (using two words to divide a metrical foot) :: Zäsur {f}
café {n} (coffee shop) :: Café {n}, Kaffeehaus {n}
café au lait {n} (coffee with milk) :: Milchkaffee {m}
cafe {n} (café) SEE: café ::
cafeteria {n} (restaurant) :: Cafeteria {f}, Kantine {f}
cafeteria {n} (dining area) :: Kantine {f}, Mensa {f} [at university]
cafetière {n} (cylindrical glass jug used to make coffee) :: Kaffeepresse {f}, Pressstempelkanne {f}
caffeinated {adj} (containing caffeine) :: koffeinhaltig
caffeine {n} (alkaloid found naturally in tea and coffee plants) :: Koffein {n}, Coffein {n}
cage {n} (enclosure) :: Käfig {m}
cage bird {n} (cage bird) :: Käfigvogel {m}, [rare] Stubenvogel {m}
cagey {adj} (wary, careful, shrewd) :: zurückhaltend
cagey {adj} (uncommunicative) :: schweigsam
cagey {adj} :: ausweichend
caiman {n} (alligator relative) :: Kaiman {m}
Cain {prop} (son of Adam and Eve) :: Kain {m}
-caine {suffix} (a synthetic alkaloid used as an anesthetic) :: -cain
caipirinha {n} (a traditional Brazilian drink) :: Caipirinha {m}
caique {n} (boat) :: Kaik {m}, Kajik {m}
cairn {n} (landmark) :: Steindaube {f}, Steinmännchen {n}, Steinpyramide {f}, Steinhügel {m}
cairn {n} (terrier) SEE: cairn terrier ::
cairn terrier {n} (breed of terrier) :: Cairn-Terrier {m}
Cairo {prop} (capital of Egypt) :: Kairo
caisson {n} (enclosure from which water can be expelled) :: Senkkasten {m}, Caisson {m}
caisson {n} (architecture: coffer) SEE: coffer ::
caisson disease {n} (decompression sickness) SEE: decompression sickness ::
Cajetan {prop} (male given name) :: Kajetan
cajón {n} (box-shaped percussion instrument) :: Cajón {n}, Kachon {n}
cajole {v} (to encourage or persuade by effort) :: beschwatzen [colloquial], verführen
cake {n} (a sweet dessert) :: Kuchen {m}, Torte {f}
cake {n} (a block of solid material) :: Stück {n}
cake {v} (to coat with a crust) :: verkrusten
cake {n} (a trivially easy task or responsibility) SEE: piece of cake ::
cake mix {n} (powdered mixture of the dry ingredients used to produce a cake or the finished mixture before baking) :: Backmischung {f}
cakery {n} (cake shop) SEE: patisserie ::
cake shop {n} (cake shop) :: Konditorei {f}
cake slice {n} (a knife with a wide, triangular, unsharpened blade, designed to cut and serve slices of cake) :: Kuchenheber {m}, Tortenheber {m}
cake tin {n} (the tin in which a cake is baked) :: Kuchenform {f}
calabash {n} (Lagenaria siceraria) :: Flaschenkürbis {m}
calabash {n} (fruit of the Lagenaria siceraria) :: Flaschenkürbis {m}
Calabrese {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Calabria) SEE: Calabrian ::
Calabria {prop} (region of Italy) :: Kalabrien {n}
Calabrian {adj} (from Calabria) :: kalabrisch
Calabrian {n} (inhabitant of Calabria) :: Kalabrier {m}, Kalabrierin {f}
Calabrian {prop} (language) :: Kalabrisch {n}
calamari {n} (as mollusk) SEE: squid ::
calamari {n} (as food) :: Tintenfisch {m}
calamity {n} (event resulting in great loss) :: Unheil {n}, Kalamität {f}
calamus {n} (fistula) SEE: fistula ::
calamus {n} (quill) SEE: quill ::
calamus {n} (sweet flag) SEE: sweet flag ::
Calayan rail {n} (Gallirallus calayanensis) :: Calayan-Ralle {f}
calèche {n} (type of carriage) :: Kalesche {f}
calcimine {n} (form of whitewash) :: Kalkfarbe {f}
calcimine {v} (coat with this substance) :: weißeln [South German, Austrian, Swiss], kalken, mit Kalkfarbe streichen
calcine {v} (transitive) :: brennen, glühen, rösten, ausglühen, kalzinieren, calcinieren, Kalk brennen, kalkbrennen
calcite {n} (calcium carbonate mineral) :: Calcit {n}, Kalkspat {m}
calcitonin {n} (the hormone thyrocalcitonin) :: Calcitonin {n}
calcitriol {n} :: Calcitriol {n}
calcium {n} (chemical element of atomic number 20) :: Kalzium {n}, Calcium {n}
calcium arsenate {n} :: Calciumarsenat {n}
calcium carbide {n} (CaC2) :: Calciumcarbid {n}
calcium carbonate {n} (CaCO3) :: Calciumcarbonat {n}, Kalkstein {m}, Kalk {m}
calcium hydroxide {n} (chemical compound) :: Calciumhydroxid {n}, Löschkalk {m}, Kalkdydrat {n}, Weißkalkhydrat {n}, Weißkalk {m}, Sumpfkalk {m}
calcium oxide {n} (white powderous substance) :: Calciumoxid {n}, Branntkalk {m}, Ätzkalk {m}, gebrannter Kalk {m}, ungelöschter Kalk {m}
calculable {adj} (able to be calculated) :: berechenbar
calculate {v} ((transitive) to determine the value or solution of sth.) :: kalkulieren, berechnen, ausrechnen
calculate {v} ((intransitive) to determine values or solutions) :: rechnen
calculate {v} ((intransitive) plan) :: kalkulieren, sich etwas ausrechnen
calculation {n} (act or process of calculating) :: Berechnung {f}
calculator {n} (electronic device that performs mathematical calculations) :: Rechner {m}, Taschenrechner {m}
calculator {n} (person who calculates (in the sense of scheming)) :: Rechner {m}
calculus {n} (formal mathematical system) :: Kalkül {m}
calculus {n} (differential calculus and integral calculus considered as a single subject) :: Kalkül {m}
calculus {n} (stony concretion in an organ) :: Konkrement {n}
calculus {n} (deposits on teeth) :: Zahnstein {m}
calculus of variations {n} (a form of calculus) :: Variationsrechnung {f}
Calcutta {prop} (former name of Kolkata, the capital of West Bengal) :: Kalkutta {n}
Calcutta {prop} (current name of the city) SEE: Kolkata ::
caldera {n} (geology: a large crater formed by a volcanic explosion) :: Caldera {f}
Caldonazzo {prop} :: Gallnötsch
Caleb {prop} (biblical character) :: Kaleb
Caledonian {n} (inhabitant of Caledonia) :: Kaledonier {m}
calendar {n} (system by which time is divided) :: Kalender {m}
calendar {n} (means to determine the date) :: Kalender {m}
calender {n} (machine) :: Kalander {m}
calender {v} (to press between rollers) :: kalandern
calendric {adj} (of, pertaining to, or used by a calendar system) :: kalendarisch
calendrical {adj} (of, pertaining to, or used by a calendar system) :: kalendarisch
calends {n} (first day of a month of the Roman calendar) :: Kalenden {f-p}
calendula {n} (plant of Calendula) :: Calendula {f}
calf {n} (young cow or bull) :: [♂♀] Kalb {n}, [♂] Bullenkalb {n}, [♀] Kuhkalb {n}
calf {n} (young deer, elephant, seal or whale (also used of some other animals)) :: Kalb {n}
calf {n} (anatomy: back of the leg below the knee) :: Wade {f}
calf {n} (muscle in the back of the leg below the knee) :: Wadenmuskel {m}
calf bone {n} (smaller lower-leg bone) :: Wadenbein {n}, Fibula {f}
Calgary {prop} (city) :: Calgary
Cali {prop} (California) SEE: California ::
calibrate {v} (to check or adjust by comparison with a standard) :: kalibrieren
calibration {n} (act of calibrating) :: Kalibrierung {f}
calibre {n} (Diameter of the bore of a firearm) :: Kaliber {n}, Durchmesser {m}, Bohrung {f}
calibre {n} (Diameter of round or cylindrical body, as of a bullet, projectile or column) :: Kaliber {n}
calibre {n} (Unit of measure of the length of the bore of a weapon) :: Kaliber {n}
calibre {n} (Figuratively: Capacity or compass of mind) :: Kaliber {n}, Format {n}
calibre {n} (Obsolete: Degree of importance or station in society) :: Kaliber {n}, Wert {m}, Format {n}
calico {n} (kind of cloth) :: Kattun {m}, Kaliko {m}
California {prop} (US state) :: Kalifornien {n}
California Condor {n} (California Condor) :: kalifornischer Kondor {m}
California hazelnut {n} (Corylus cornuta) :: Schnabelnuss
Californian {adj} (of or relating to California) :: kalifornisch
Californian {n} (an inhabitant of California) :: Kalifornier {m}, Kalifornierin {f}
California quail {n} (quail) :: Schopfwachtel {f}
californium {n} (chemical element) :: Californium {n}
caliginous {adj} (dark, obscure) SEE: dark ::
calimocho {n} (cocktail) :: Calimocho
caliper {n} (calipers) SEE: calipers ::
caliper {n} (part of a disc brake) :: Bremsbacke {f}
calipers {n} (device used to measure thickness between two surfaces) :: Stangenzirkel {n}, Messschieber {m}
caliph {n} (political leader of the Muslim world) :: Kalif {m}, Kalifin {f} [cf. Päpstin]
caliphate {n} (Islamic government) :: Kalifat {n}
call {n} (telephone conversation) :: Anruf {m}
call {n} (social visit) :: Besuch {m}
call {n} (cry or shout) :: Ruf {m}
call {n} (characteristic cry of a bird or other animal) :: Ruf {m}, Laut {m}
call {n} (beckoning or summoning) :: Ruf {m}, Lockruf {m}
call {n} ((finance) contract to buy stock) :: Option {f}
call {n} ((medicine) overnight duty in the hospital) :: Notdienst {m}, Bereitschaftsdienst {m}
call {v} (to request, summon, or beckon) :: rufen, anrufen, herbeirufen
call {v} (to cry or shout) :: rufen
call {v} (to contact by telephone) :: anrufen, [colloquial] antelefonieren, [colloquial] durchrufen, [colloquial regional] anbimmeln, [colloquial regional] anklingeln, [Germany regional (esp. southern Germany), Austria regional (esp. western Austria: Vorarlberg), otherwise dialectal or dated; Switzerland; South Tyrol dialectal; South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal)] anläuten, [Switzerland] telefonieren, [Namibia] anbellen, [South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal)] aufringen
call {v} (to pay a social visit) :: besuchen
call {v} (to name or refer to) :: nennen, heißen
calla {n} (Calla palustris) :: Drachenwurz {f}
call an ambulance {phrase} (request to call an ambulance) :: rufen Sie einen Krankenwagen
call a spade a spade {v} (to speak the truth) :: das Kind beim Namen nennen (to call the child by its name), die Dinge beim Namen nennen (to call things by their names), kein Blatt vor den Mund nehmen (not to put a leaf in front of one's mouth), es auf gut Deutsch sagen (to say it in good/true German)
call back {v} (request someone's return) :: zurückrufen
call back {v} (telephone someone again) :: zurückrufen
call back {v} (return to a shop or residence previously visited) :: wiederkommen
callback {n} (return of a situation) :: Rückruf {m}
callback {n} (return telephone or radio call) :: Rückruf {m}
callback {n} (product recall) :: Rückrufaktion {m}, Rückruf {m}
callback {n} (function pointer passed to another function) :: Rückruffunktion {m}
call box {n} (telephone for emergency phone calls) :: Notrufsäule {f}
call-by-reference {n} :: Referenzparameter {m}
call-by-value {n} :: Wertparameter {m}
call center {n} (business location for calls) :: Callcenter {n}
caller {n} (the person who makes a telephone call) :: Anrufer {m}
calligram {n} (text in which the layout has special significance) :: Figurengedicht {n}, Bildgedicht {n}, Kalligramm {n}
calligrapher {n} (one who practices calligraphy) :: Schreibkünstler {m}, Schreibkünstlerin {f}, Kalligraf {m}, Kalligraph {m}, Kalligrafin {f}, Kalligraphin {f}
calligraphy {n} (art of writing with decorative strokes) :: Kalligraphie {f}, Schönschreibkunst {f}
calling card {n} (printed card identifying the bearer) SEE: business card ::
calling name {n} (nickname) SEE: nickname ::
calling name {n} (name by which a person is identified in conversation) :: Rufname
call into question {v} (to cause to be questioned) :: in Frage stellen
calliope {n} (musical organ) :: Dampforgel {f}
Calliope {prop} (the Muse of eloquence and epic) :: Kalliope {f}
callipygian {adj} (having beautiful buttocks) :: kallipygisch
callipygous {adj} (callipygian) SEE: callipygian ::
Callisto {prop} (in Greek mythology) :: Kallisto {f}, Callisto {f}
Callisto {prop} (satellite of Jupiter) :: Callisto {f}
call it a day {v} (to retire) :: in Pension gehen
call it a day {v} (to cease activity for the day) :: Schluss für heute, Feierabend machen
call it even {v} (declare debts resolved) :: quitt sein
call off {v} (to cancel) :: absagen
calloo {n} (long-tailed duck) SEE: long-tailed duck ::
callous {adj} (emotionally hardened) :: gefühllos, verhärtet, abgestumpft, herzlos
callous {adj} (having calluses) :: schwielig
callousness {n} (quality of being callous; emotional hardheartedness or indifference) :: Gefühllosigkeit {f}, Unempfindlichkeit {f}, Abgebrühtheit {f}, Herzlosigkeit {f}
callousness {n} (quality of having calluses) :: Schwieligkeit {f}
call out {v} (to challenge) :: zur Rede stellen, angehen
Callovian {prop} :: Callovium
callow {adj} (bald) SEE: bald ::
callow {adj} (Unfledged) :: ungefiedert
callow {adj} (Immature, lacking in life experience) :: unerfahren, unreif, grün
call sign {n} (broadcasting) :: Rufzeichen
callsign {n} (call sign) SEE: call sign ::
call the police {phrase} (call the police) :: rufen Sie die Polizei
call time {v} (to announce the closing of a pub) :: die Sperrstunde ankündigen
call time {v} (to end something) :: für beended erklären, beenden
call to account {v} (hold answerable) SEE: hold to account ::
call to prayer {n} (A public proclamation made five times a day in Muslim societies) :: Gebetsruf {m}
callus {n} (hardened part of the skin) :: Schwiele {f}, [skin] Hornhaut {f}, [botany] Kallus {m}
calm {adj} (free of noise and disturbance) :: ruhig
calm {adj} (without wind or storm) :: windstill
calm {n} (the state with absence of noise and disturbance) :: Ruhe {f}
calm {n} (period without wind) :: Windstille {f}
calm {v} (to make calm) :: beruhigen, ruhig stellen
calm before the storm {n} (peace before a disturbance or crisis) :: Ruhe vor dem Sturm {f}
calm down {v} (To become less excited) :: sich beruhigen
calm down {v} (To cause to become less excited) :: beruhigen
calmly {adv} (in a calm manner) :: ruhig
calmness {n} (the state of being calm; tranquillity; silence) :: Ruhe {f}, Gelassenheit {f}, Gemütsruhe {f}
calorie {n} (amount of heat to raise 1 gram of water by 1 °C) :: Kalorie {f}
calorie-conscious {adj} :: kalorienbewusst
calorimeter {n} (apparatus for measuring amount of heat) :: Kalorimeter {n}
calorimetric {adj} (relating to calorimetry) :: kalorimetrisch
calorimetry {n} (the scientific discipline) :: Kalorimetrie {f}
calque {n} (word formed by word-for-word translation of a word in another language) :: Lehnübersetzung {f}
calque {v} (adopt a word by translation of its parts) :: lehnübersetzen
caltrop {n} (weaponry) :: Krähenfuß {m}, Fußangel {f}
calumniate {v} (to make hurtful untrue statements) :: verleumden
calumny {n} (false accusation or charge brought to tarnish another's reputation or standing) :: Verleumdung {f}
calumny {n} (falsifications or misrepresentations intended to disparage or discredit another) :: Rufmord {m}, Verleumdung {f}
calumny {v} (to make false accusations or levy false charges against a person with the intent to tarnish that person's reputation or standing, see also: calumniate) :: verleumden
calvados {n} (apple brandy from Normandy) :: Calvados {m}
calvaria {n} (the dome or roof of the skull) :: Schädelkalotte {f}, Schädeldecke {f}, Schädeldach {n}
calve {v} (to give birth to a calf) :: kalben
calve {v} (to give birth to (a calf)) :: werfen
calve {v} (to shed a large piece) :: kalben
calve {v} (to break off) :: sich lösen (von)
Calvinism {n} (Christian religious tradition) :: Calvinismus {m}, Kalvinismus {m}
Calvinist {n} (follower) :: Calvinist {m}, Kalvinist {m}, Calvinistin {f}, Kalvinistin {f}
Calvinist {adj} (of or pertaining to Calvinism, a Calvinist or Calvinists) :: calvinistisch, kalvinistisch
Calvinistical {adj} (of or pertaining to Calvinism) :: calvinistisch, kalvinistisch
calvous {adj} (lacking most or all of one's hair) SEE: bald ::
calx {n} (calcium oxide) SEE: calcium oxide ::
calyx {n} (the sepals of a flower) :: Kelch {m}, Calyx {m}
calzone {n} (baked Italian turnover) :: Calzone {f}
cam {n} (camera) SEE: camera ::
cam {n} (mechanical part) :: Nocken {m}
camaraderie {n} (close friendship in a group of friends) :: Kameradschaft {f}
cambarysu {n} (drum) :: Cambarysu {m}
Cambodia {prop} (country in Southeast Asia) :: Kambodscha {n}
Cambodian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Cambodia, the Cambodian people, or the Khmer language) :: kambodschanisch
Cambodian {n} (a person from Cambodia or of Cambodian descent) :: Kambodschaner {m}, Kambodschanerin {f}
Cambodian {n} (the language of the Cambodian people) SEE: Khmer ::
Cambrian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Cambrian geologic period) :: kambrisch
Cambrian {prop} (the Cambrian geologic period) :: Kambrium {n}
Cambrian explosion {prop} (the rapid appearance, around 541 million years ago, of most major animal phyla) :: kambrische Explosion {f}, kambrische Artenexplosion, kambrische Radiation
Cambrian symbol {n} (literary: vegetable emblematic of Wales) SEE: leek ::
camcorder {n} (electronic device) :: Videokamera {f}, Camcorder {m}
camel {n} (beast of burden) :: Kamel {n}
CamelCase {n} (camel case) :: Binnenmajuskel {f}, Binnenversal {m}, Binnenversalie {f}
camel driver {n} (one who is in charge of camels) :: Kameltreiber {m}, Kameltreiberin {f}
cameleer {n} (camel rider) :: Kamelreiter {m}, Kamelreiterin {f}
cameleer {n} (camel driver) SEE: camel driver ::
camellia {n} (plant) :: Kamelie {f}
camel meat {n} (camel eaten as meat) :: Kamelfleisch {n}
camelopard {n} (giraffe) SEE: giraffe ::
Camelopardalis {prop} (constellation) :: Giraffe {f}, Kamelopard {m}
camel rider {n} (someone who rides a camel) :: Kamelreiter {m}, Kamelreiterin {f}
camel spider {n} (arachnid belonging to the order Solifugae) :: Walzenspinne {f}
camembert {n} (creamy cheese from France) :: Camembert {m}
cameo {n} (relief work) :: Camée {f}, Kamee {f}
cameo {n} (brief appearance) :: Kurzauftritt {m}, Cameo-Auftritt {m}
camera {n} (still camera) :: Fotoapparat {m}, Kamera {f}
camera {n} (movie camera) :: Videokamera {f}, Kamera {f}
camera flash {n} (a device that produces a short flash of light) SEE: flash ::
cameraman {n} (somebody who operates a film or TV camera) :: Kameramann {m}, Kamerafrau {f}, Kameraoperateur {m}
camera obscura {n} (darkened chamber in which the image of an outside object is projected and focused onto a surface) :: Camera obscura {f}
camera-shy {adj} (camera-shy) :: kamerascheu
Cameroon {prop} (country in Central Africa) :: Kamerun
Cameroonian {adj} (pertaining to Cameroon) :: kamerunisch
Cameroonian {n} (person from Cameroon) :: Kameruner {m}, Kamerunerin {f}
camgirl {n} (woman who publishes webcam photographs or videos) :: Camgirl {n}
camisole {n} (undergarment) :: Leibchen {n}, Mieder {n}
camomile {n} (Matricaria recutita) :: Echte Kamille {f}
camomile {n} :: Kamille {f}
camomile {n} (camomile tea) SEE: camomile tea ::
camomile tea {n} (beverage) :: Kamillentee {m}
Camorra {prop} (crime organization from Naples) :: Camorra {f}, Kamorra {f}
camouflage {n} (military) :: Tarnung {f}, Camouflage {f}
camouflage {n} :: Tarnung {f}
camouflage {v} (hide, disguise) :: tarnen
camp {n} (outdoor place) :: Lager {n}
camp {n} (group) :: Lager {m}
camp {v} (to live in a tent) :: zelten
camp {n} (summer camp) SEE: summer camp ::
campaign {n} (series of operations undertaken to achieve a set goal) :: Einsatz {m}, Feldzug {m}, Heereszug {m}, Kampagne {f}
campaign {v} (to take part in a campaign) :: sich einsetzen [for: für]
Campania {prop} (region of Italy) :: Kampanien {n}
campanology {n} (study of bells) :: Campanologie {f}, Kampanologie {f}
camp bed {n} (a cot) :: Feldbett {n}
camper {n} (person who camps) :: Zelter {m}, Zelterin {f}, Camper {m}, Camperin {f}
camper {n} (video games: person who stays in one spot) :: Camper {m}, Camperin {f}
campfire {n} (fire at a campground) :: Lagerfeuer {n}
camphor {n} (white transparent waxy crystalline isoprenoid ketone) :: Kampfer {m}, [scientific] Campher {m}
Campidanese Sardinian {prop} (the language) :: Campidanesisch
camping {n} (recreational activity) :: Camping {n}
campion {n} (Lychnis) :: Pechnelke {f}
campion {n} (Silene) :: Leimkraut {n}
campsite {n} (a place where a tent may be or is pitched) :: Campingplatz {m}, Camping {n}
campus {n} (grounds or property of a school, etc) :: Campus {m}, Universitätsgelände {n}, Unigelände {n} [colloquial], Hochschulgelände {n}
camshaft {n} (a shaft fitted with cams) :: Nockenwelle {f}
can {v} (to be able) :: können
can {v} (may) :: können, dürfen
can {n} (a more or less cylindrical vessel for liquids) :: Dose {f}, Kanister {m}
can {n} (a container used to carry and dispense water for plants) :: Gießkanne {f}, Kanne {f}
can {n} (a tin-plate canister) :: Dose {f}, Konservendose {f}
can {n} (non-offensive slang for toilet, see also: toilet) :: WC {n}, Klo {n}
can {n} (buttocks) :: Arschbacken {f}, Pobacken {f-p}
can {v} (to preserve) :: einmachen
can {v} (to discard) :: abbrechen
can {v} (to shut up) :: die Klappe halten, den Mund halten
can {v} (to fire or dismiss an employee) :: kündigen, feuern, rausschmeißen
can {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot ::
Cana {prop} (the site where Jesus miraculously turned water into wine) :: Kana
Canaan Dog {n} (Canaan Dog) :: Kanaanhund {m}
Canada {prop} (country in North America) :: Kanada {n}
Canada goose {n} (Branta canadensis) :: Kanadagans {f}
Canada lynx {n} (Lynx canadensis) :: kanadische Luchs {m}
Canada thistle {n} (corn thistle) SEE: corn thistle ::
Canadian {adj} (of or pertaining to Canada) :: kanadisch
Canadian {adj} (of or pertaining to Canadian (the language), Canadian English) :: kanadisch, kanadischenglisch, kanadisch-englisch
Canadian {n} (person from Canada) :: Kanadier {m}, Kanadierin {f}
Canadian {prop} (Canadian English) :: Kanadisch {n}, [more precisely] kanadisches Englisch {n}
Canadian dollar {n} (official currency of Canada) :: kanadischer Dollar {m}
Canadian football {n} (sport) :: Canadian Football {m}
Canadian hemlock {n} (Tsuga canadensis) :: Kanadische Hemlocktanne {f}, Kanadische Schierlingstanne {f}
Canadianism {n} (word or phrase originated in Canada or with special meaning in Canada) :: Kanadismus {m}
Canadianization {n} (the process of making or becoming Canadian or more Canadian) :: Kanadisierung {f}
Canadianize {v} (to make Canadian) :: kanadisieren
canal {n} (artificial waterway) :: Kanal {m}
canal {n} (a tubular channel within the body) :: Kanal {m}, Gang {m}
canalise {v} (to convert into a canal) :: kanalisieren
canalise {v} (to channel the flow) :: kanalisieren
Canal Zone {prop} (Panama Canal Zone) :: Kanalzone
canapé {n} (a bite size slice open-faced sandwich) :: Kanapee {n}, Schnittchen
canapé {n} (elegant sofa) :: Kanapee {n}
canard {n} (false or misleading report or story) :: Zeitungsente, Ente {f}
canard {n} (type of aircraft) :: Canard {m}, Entenflugzeug {n}, Entenflügler {m}
Canarian {adj} :: kanarisch
canary {n} (bird from the Canary Islands) :: Kanarienvogel {m}
canary {n} (colour) :: Kanariengelb {n}
canary {adj} (of a light yellow colour) :: kanariengelb
Canary Islands {prop} (an archipelago off the coast of north-western Africa) :: Kanarische Inseln {f-p}, Kanaren {p}, Glückliche Inseln hinter dem Winde {p} [informal]
canasta {n} (card game) :: Canasta {n}
Canberra {prop} (Capital of Australia) :: Canberra
cancan {n} (dance) :: Cancan {m}
cancel {v} (cross out) :: ausstreichen, durchstreichen
cancel {v} (invalidate, annul) :: annullieren, streichen, stornieren, absagen, canceln, abbestellen
cancel {v} (mark to prevent reuse) :: entwerten, abstempeln
cancel {v} (offset, equalize) :: aufheben, auslöschen
cancel {v} (remove a common factor) :: kürzen
cancellation {n} (act of cancelling) :: Aufhebung {f}, Kündigung {f}, Streichung {f}, Widerruf {m}, Absage {f}, Stornierung {f}
cancelled {adj} (No longer planned or scheduled) :: abgebrochen {n}
cancer {n} (disease of uncontrolled cellular proliferation) :: Krebs {m}
Cancer {prop} (constellation) :: Krebs {m}
Cancer {prop} (astrological sign) :: Krebs {m}
cancerogenic {adj} (carcinogenic) SEE: carcinogenic ::
cancerous {adj} (relating to or affected with cancer) :: krebsig
cancerphobia {n} (inordinate dread of developing cancer) :: Kanzerophobie {f}
candela {n} (unit of luminous intensity) :: Candela {n}
candelabrum {n} (candle holder) :: Kandelaber {m}
candidacy {n} (state or act of being a candidate) :: Kandidatur {f}
candidate {n} (person running in an election) :: Kandidat {m}, Kandidatin {f}, Wahlbewerber {m}, Wahlbewerberin {f}
candidate {n} (person who is applying to a position for a job) :: Bewerber {m}, Bewerberin {f}, Stellenbewerber {m}, Anwärter {m}, Anwärterin {f}, Stellenanwärter {m}, Kandidat {m}, Kandidatin {f}, Jobkandidat {m}
candidateship {n} (candidacy) SEE: candidacy ::
candidature {n} (the condition of becoming a candidate) :: Kandidatur {f}
candidiasis {n} (fungal infection) :: Kandidose {f}
candidly {adv} (frankly) SEE: frankly ::
candied fruit {n} (candied fruit, fruits) :: kandierte Frucht {f}, [plurale tantum, esp, Austrian German] Kanditen {p}
candle {n} (a light source) :: Kerze {f}
candle holder {n} (candle holder) SEE: candlestick ::
candleholder {n} (device for holding one or more lit candles) :: Kerzenhalter {m}
candlelight {n} (the light of a candle) :: Kerzenlicht {n}, Kerzenschein {m}
candlelight vigil {n} (event) :: Mahnwache {f}
candlemaker {n} (candler) SEE: candler ::
Candlemas {n} (Christian feast) :: Lichtmess {f}
candlepower {n} (former measurement of brightness of a light source) :: Normalkerze {f}
candler {n} (one who makes candles) :: Kerzenmacher {m}, Kerzenmacherin {f}
candle snuffer {n} (device made to extinguish a candle) :: Kerzenlöscher {m}
candlestick {n} (a holder with a socket or spike for a candle) :: Kerzenhalter {m}
candle wax {n} (any material used to make the body of candles) :: Kerzenwachs {n}
candlewick {n} SEE: candle ::
candor {n} (sincere and open in speech, honesty in expression) :: Aufrichtigkeit {f}, Freimut {m}, Redlichkeit {f}, Ehrlichkeit {f}, Offenheit {f}, Freimütigkeit {f}, Offenherzigkeit {f}
candor {n} (impartiality) :: Offenheit {f}, Unparteilichkeit {f}, Neutralität {f}
candrabindu {n} (candrabindu) :: Chandrabindu {m}
candy {n} (piece of candy) :: Bonbon {m} {n}, Konfekt {n}
candy {v} (to cook, or coat with sugar or syrup) :: kandieren
candy {n} (unit of mass) :: Candy {m}
candy {n} (confection) SEE: confectionery ::
candy apple {n} (apple with a hard sugar candy coating) :: Paradiesapfel {m}
candy bar {n} (type of candy) :: Schokoriegel {m}
candy cane {n} (candy in the shape of a cane) :: Zuckerstange {f}
candy floss {n} (sweet) :: Zuckerwatte {f}
candy store {n} (sweetshop) SEE: sweetshop ::
cane {n} (slender flexible stem of plants such as bamboo) :: Rohr {n}
cane {n} (plant itself) :: Rohr {n}
cane {n} (a short wooden or bamboo rod or stick used for corporal punishment) :: Rohrstock {m}
cane {n} (long collapsible rod used by vision impaired people) :: Blindenstock {m}, weisser Langstock {m}
cane {n} (walking stick) SEE: walking stick ::
cane {n} (sugar cane) SEE: sugar cane ::
cane brake {n} (a dense thicket of sugar-canes) :: Röhricht {n}
Cane Corso {n} (dog breed) :: Italienischer Corso-Hund
canefield {n} (field where cane is grown) :: Zuckerrohrfeld {n}
cane rat {n} (rodent) :: Rohrratte {f}, Grasnager {m}
cane sugar {n} (sugar from the sugar cane plant) :: Rohrzucker {m}
Canes Venatici {prop} (constellation) :: die Jagdhunde {m-p}
cane toad {n} (Bufo marinus) :: Aga-Kröte {f}, Aga {f}
can I buy you a drink {phrase} (can I buy you a drink?) :: kann ich Ihnen etwas zu trinken holen? [formal], Darf ich Dir einen Drink ausgeben?
can I come in {phrase} (phrase) :: darf ich rein?, darf ich hereinkommen?
canid {n} (member of Canidae) :: Hund {m} [sensu lato], Canide {m}, Hundeartiger {m}
canine {adj} (pertaining to dogs) :: Hunde-, Hunds- [in compounds], hundeartig
canine {adj} (dog-like) :: hundeartig, hündisch
canine {n} (pointy tooth) SEE: canine tooth ::
canine tooth {n} (tooth) :: Augenzahn {m}, Eckzahn {m}
Canis Major {prop} (winter constellation of the northern sky) :: Großer Hund {m}
Canis Minor {prop} (small winter constellation of the northern sky) :: Kleiner Hund {m}
canister {n} (short range antipersonnel projectile) SEE: grapeshot ::
canister {n} (container) :: Dose {f}, Büchse {f}
canister {n} (cylindrical metal receptacle) :: Behälter {m}, Büchse {f}, Dose {f}
canister shot {n} (grapeshot) SEE: grapeshot ::
can I use your phone {phrase} (can I use your phone?) :: kann ich Ihr Telefon benutzen?
canker {n} (avian disease caused by T. gallinae) :: gelber Knopf
canna {v} (cannot) SEE: cannot ::
cannabis {n} (plant) :: Cannabis {m}, Hanf {m}
cannabis {n} (marijuana) SEE: marijuana ::
Cannae {prop} (village) :: Cannae, Kannä
canned {adj} (preserved in cans) :: konserviert, Dosen-
cannery {n} (factory) :: Konservenfabrik {f}
cannibal {n} (an organism which eats others of its own species) :: Kannibale {m}, [female] Kannibalin {f}
cannibalism {n} (act of eating another of one's own species) :: Kannibalismus {m}
Cannizzaro reaction {n} (reaction) :: Cannizzaro-Reaktion {f}
cannoli {n} (tube of fried pastry filled with ricotta) :: Cannolo {n}
cannon {n} (artillery piece) :: Kanone {f}
cannonade {n} (firing artillery in a large amount for a length of time) :: Kanonade {f}
cannonball {n} (spherical projectile fired from a smoothbore cannon) :: Kanonenkugel {f}
cannonball {n} (Jump in a flexed position) :: Arschbombe {f}
cannoneer {n} (person who operates a piece of artillery, especially a cannon) :: Kanonier {m}
cannon fodder {n} (military forces considered to be expendable) :: Kanonenfutter {n}
cannot {v} (cannot, see also: can; not) :: nicht können
cannula {n} (medicine: tube inserted in the body) :: Kanüle {f}
canny {adj} (pleasant, nice) SEE: pleasant ::
canny {adj} (careful, prudent, cautious) :: vorsichtig
canny {adj} (knowing, shrewd, astute) :: schlau
canny {adv} (very, much) :: völlig, sehr, ganz
canny {adj} (frugal, thrifty) SEE: frugal ::
canoe {n} (small long and narrow boat) :: Kanu {n}, Kanadier {m}
canoe {v} (to ride or paddle a canoe) :: paddeln
canoeist {n} (person who travels by canoe) :: Kanufahrer {m}; Kanute {m} [sports]
canoer {n} (one who travels by canoe) SEE: canoeist ::
canola {n} (cultivar of rapeseed Brassica napus) SEE: colza ::
canola {n} (cultivar of field mustard Brassica rapa) :: Rübsen {m}
canola oil {n} (vegetable oil) :: Rapsöl {n}
canon {n} (religious law) :: Kanon {m}
canon {n} (member of cathedral chapter) :: Chorherr {m}
canon {n} (piece of music) :: Kanon {m}
canon {n} (printing: 48-point type) :: Missal
canonical form {n} ((linguistics) lemma or dictionary form) SEE: lemma ::
canonical form {n} (standard or normal presentation of a mathematical entity) :: Normalform {f}
canonization {n} (the final process or decree) :: Heiligsprechung {f}
canonize {v} (to define someone as a saint) :: heiligsprechen
can opener {n} (device used to open tin cans) :: Dosenöffner {m}
can-opener {n} (can opener) SEE: can opener ::
canopy {n} (high cover) :: Baldachin {m}, Himmel {m}
canopy {n} (overhanging or projecting roof structure) :: Vordach {n}, Überdach {n}, Überhang {m}
canopy {n} (highest foliage and branches of a forest) :: Kronendach {n}, Baumkronendach {n}, Laubfläche {f}
canopy {n} (transparent cockpit cover) :: Kabinenhaube {f}
canopy {n} (parachute cloth) :: Fallschirmkappe {f}
canopy bed {n} (a bed equipped with a canopy) :: Himmelbett {n}
cant {n} (jargon of a particular class or subgroup) :: Fachsprache {f}, Jargon {m}
cant {n} (secret language) :: Gaunersprache {f}, Rotwelsch {n}
cant {n} (hypocritical talk) :: Phrasendrescherrei {f}, Phrase {f}
cant {n} (heraldry: blazon that makes a pun, canting arms) :: Redendes Wappen
cant {v} (set something at an angle) :: kanten, kippen
cant {v} (to bevel an edge or corner) :: abschrägen
can't {v} (cannot) SEE: cannot ::
Cantabria {prop} (autonomous community) :: Kantabrien {n}
Cantabrian {adj} (pertaining to Cantabria) :: kantabrisch
Cantabrian {prop} (language) :: Kantabrisch
cantaloupe {n} (melon) :: Kantalupe
cantankerous {adj} (ill-tempered, cranky, surly, crabby) :: launisch, zänkisch, mürrisch, übellaunig
canteen {n} (small cafeteria or snack bar) :: Kantine {f}, Mensa {f} [for students]
canteen {n} (box with compartments) :: Besteckkasten {m}
canteen {n} (water bottle) :: Feldflasche {f}
canter {n} (gait) :: Kanter {m}, leichter Galopp {m}
cantharophilic {adj} (of or relating to cantharophily) :: cantharophil, kantharophil, käferblütig
cantharophily {n} (pollination by beetles) :: Cantharophilie {f}, Käferblütigkeit {f}, Bestäubung durch Käfer {f}, Coleopterophilie {f}, Käferbestäubung {f}
can't help {v} (not be able to avoid something) :: nicht umhin können, nicht lassen können
cant hook {n} (tool used for handling and moving logs) :: Wendehaken {m}
canticle {n} (a chant, hymn or song, especially a nonmetrical one, with words from a biblical text) :: Canticum {m}, Cantica {f-p}, Kirchenlied {n}
Canticle of Canticles {prop} (Song of Songs) SEE: Song of Songs ::
Canticles {prop} (Song of Songs) SEE: Song of Songs ::
cantilever {n} (beam anchored at one end and projecting into space) :: Auskragung {f}, Kragträger {m}, Ausleger {m}, Kragarm {m}
canting arms {n} :: Redendes Wappen {n}
canto {n} (one of the chief divisions of a long poem) :: Gesang {m}, Canto {m}
canton {n} (state of Switzerland) :: Kanton {m}
canton {n} (subdivision of an arrondissement) :: Kanton {m}
canton {n} (subdivision of Luxembourg) :: Kanton {m}
canton {n} (subdivision of Serbia) :: Kanton {m}
canton {n} (subdivision of Bosnia and Herzegovina) :: Kanton {m}
canton {n} (heraldry; one of the ordinaries) :: Freiviertel {n}
Cantonese {adj} (relating to Canton) :: kantonesisch
Cantonese {adj} (relating to the Cantonese people) :: kantonesisch
Cantonese {adj} (relating to the Cantonese language) :: kantonesisch
Cantonese {n} (person from Canton) :: Kantonese {m}, Kantonesin {f}
Cantonese {n} (language) :: Kantonesisch {n}
cantonist {n} (conscript in the Russian Empire) :: Kantonist {m}
Cantopop {n} (Cantonese pop music) :: Cantopop {m}
cantor {n} (singer) :: Kantor {m}, Kantorin {f}, Vorsänger {m}, Vorsängerin {f}
Canute {prop} (Male given name) :: Knut {m}
canvas {n} (a type of coarse cloth) :: Leinen {n}, Segeltuch {n}; [specialist also] Canvas {m}
canvas {n} (a piece of canvas cloth on which one may paint) :: Leinwand {f}
canvass {v} (to campaign) SEE: campaign ::
canyon {n} (a valley cut in rock by a river) :: Schlucht {f}, Felsschlucht {f}, Klamm {f}
can you help me {phrase} (can you help me?) :: [familiar] kannst Du mir helfen?, [polite] können Sie mir helfen?
can you tell us {phrase} (prefix indicating a polite request) :: könnten Sie uns sagen
caoshu {n} (grass script) SEE: grass script ::
caoutchouc {n} (natural rubber) :: Kautschuk {m}
cap {n} (head covering) :: Mütze {f}
cap {n} (artificial upper limit) :: Obergrenze {f}
cap {n} (top part of a mushroom) :: Hut {m}
capable {adj} (able and efficient) :: fähig
capacious {adj} (having a lot of space inside) :: geräumig
capacitance {n} (property of an element of an electrical circuit) :: Kapazität {f}
capacitive {adj} (electrostatics: of capacitance) :: kapazitiv
capacitor {n} (electronic component) :: Kondensator {m}
capacity {n} (the ability to hold, receive or absorb) :: Kapazität {f}
capacity {n} (legal authority) :: Befugnis {f}
cape {n} (headland) :: Kap {n}
cape {n} (garment) :: Cape {n}
cape gooseberry {n} (plant) :: Physalis {f}, Kapstachelbeere {f}, Blasenkirsche {f}, Judenkirsche {f}
cape gooseberry {n} (fruit) :: Physalis {f}, Kapstachelbeere {f}, Blasenkirsche {f}, Judenkirsche {f}
Cape Horn {prop} (southernmost headland of Tierra del Fuego) :: Kap Hoorn {n}
capelin {n} (small fish) :: Lodde {f}, Kapelan {m}
Cape lion {n} (Panthera leo melanochaita) :: Kaplöwe {m}
Capella {prop} (the brightest star in the constellation Auriga) :: Capella
Capellen {prop} (canton) :: Capellen
Cape of Good Hope {prop} (a cape in southwestern South Africa) :: Kap der Guten Hoffnung {n}
caper {n} (crime) SEE: crime ::
caper {n} (capercaillie) SEE: capercaillie ::
caper {n} (pickled bud of Capparis spinosa) :: Kaper {f}
caper {n} (plant) :: Kapernstrauch {m}
caper {n} (Dutch vessel) SEE: privateer ::
caperberry {n} (fruit of the caperbush) :: Kapernapfel {m}
capercaillie {n} (Tetrao urogallus) :: Auerhuhn {n}
Capernaum {prop} (The biblical town) :: Kafarnaum, Kapernaum
Cape teal {n} (Anas capensis) :: Kapente {f}
Cape Town {prop} (legislative capital of South Africa) :: Kapstadt
Cape Verde {prop} (country in Western Africa) :: Kap Verde
Cape Verdean {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Cape Verde, its people or their language) :: kapverdisch
Cape Verdean {n} (a person from Cape Verde or of Cape Verdean descent) :: Kap-Verdier {m}, Kap-Verdierin {f}
Capeverdean Crioulo {prop} (creole language spoken in Cape Verde) :: kapverdisches Kreol
capias {n} (arrest warrant) SEE: arrest warrant ::
capillary {n} (any of small blood vessels that connect arteries to veins) :: Kapillare {f}
capisce {interj} (“understood?”) :: verstanden?, kapiert?
capital {n} (money and wealth) :: Kapital {n}
capital {n} (uppermost part of a column) :: Kapitell {n}
capital {adj} (of prime importance) :: Haupt-
capital {adj} (excellent) :: großartig
capital {adj} (involving punishment by death) :: Kapital-
capital {adj} (uppercase) :: Groß-
capital {n} (capital letter) SEE: capital letter ::
capital {n} (capital city) SEE: capital city ::
capital adequacy {n} :: angemessene Eigenkapitalausstattung
capital city {n} (city designated as seat of government) :: Hauptstadt {f}
capital gains tax {n} (tax on profit made from selling capital) :: Wertzuwachssteuer {f}
capitalisation {n} (state of being capitalised) :: Großschreibung
capitalisation {n} (finance) :: Kapitalausstattung
capitalism {n} (socio-economic system based on private property rights) :: Kapitalismus {m}
capitalist {adj} (supporting or endorsing capitalism) :: kapitalistisch
capitalist {n} (owner of capital) :: Kapitalist {m}, Kapitalistin {f}
capitalistic {adj} (of or pertaining to capitalism or to capitalists) :: kapitalistisch
capitalistically {adv} (characteristic of capitalism) :: kapitalistisch
capitalize {v} (to convert into capital) :: kapitalisieren
capitalize {v} (To seize, as an opportunity; to obtain a benefit) :: Profit schlagen
capital letter {n} (letters A B C) :: Großbuchstabe {m}, Majuskel {f}, Kapitalbuchstabe {m}, Versal {m}, Versalbuchstabe {m}, Versalie {f}
capital market {n} (market) :: Kapitalmarkt
capital punishment {n} (punishment by death) :: Todesstrafe {f}
capital ship {n} (warship) :: Großkampfschiff
Capitanian {prop} (subdivision of the Permian) :: Capitanium
capitation {n} (poll tax) SEE: poll tax ::
capitol {n} (Capitoline temple of Jupiter) SEE: Capitol ::
capitol {n} (particular capitol buildings) SEE: Capitol ::
Capitol {prop} (legislative building in Washington, D.C.) :: Kapitol {n}
Capitol Hill {prop} (Congress) SEE: Congress ::
Capitol Hill {prop} (the hill in Washington, DC) :: Capitol Hill {n}, Kapitol {n}
capitulate {v} (surrender; end all resistance; to give up; to go along with or comply) :: kapitulieren
capitulation {n} (surrender to an enemy) :: Kapitulation {f}
capon {n} (cockerel grown for food) :: Kapaun {m}
caponata {n} (Sicilian dish) :: Caponata {f}
caponier {n} (fortification structure) :: Kaponniere {f}
caponize {v} (to castrate a cockerel) :: kapaunen, kapaunisieren, Junghähne kappen
Cappadocia {prop} (ancient region) :: Kappadokien
Cappadocian {adj} (of or pertaining to Cappadocia) :: kappadokisch
cappuccino {n} (beverage) :: Cappuccino {m}
cappuccino {n} (cup of this beverage) :: Cappuccino {m}
capric acid {n} (fatty acid) :: Caprinsäure {f}
caprice {n} (impulsive, seemingly unmotivated notion or action) :: Laune {f}
capricious {adj} (Impulsive and unpredictable; determined by chance, impulse, or whim) :: kapriziumeös, launenhaft, unberechenbar, schrullig, launisch
Capricorn {prop} (constellation) SEE: Capricornus ::
Capricorn {prop} (astrological sign) :: Steinbock {m}
Capricornus {prop} (constellation) :: Steinbock {m}
Capricornus {prop} (astrological sign) SEE: Capricorn ::
capri pants {n} (casual pants for women) :: Caprihose {f}, Fischerhose {f}
caproic acid {n} (the liquid fatty acid, CH3(CH2)4COOH) :: Capronsäure {f}
caprolactam {n} (the organic compound) :: Caprolactam {n}
caprylic acid {n} (fatty acid) :: Caprylsäure {f}
capsaicin {n} (chemical compound) :: Capsaicin {n}
capsicum {n} (plant of the genus Capsicum (only terms covering capsicum in general apply, NOT species-specific)) :: Capsicum {n}, Paprika {m} {f}
capsicum {n} :: Paprika {f} {m}
capsicum spray {n} (pepper spray) SEE: pepper spray ::
capsize {v} ((intransitive) to overturn) :: kentern
capsize {v} ((transitive) to cause to overturn) :: zum Kentern bringen
capsizing {n} (An overturning of a boat) :: Kentern {n}
capslock {n} (a key on the keyboard that activates capslock) :: Feststelltaste {f}
Caps Lock {n} (capslock) SEE: capslock ::
capstan {n} (cylindrical machine) :: Spill {n}, Winde {f}, Ankerwinde {f}, Ankerspill {n}
capstan {n} (part of a tape recorder) :: Capstan {m}, Bandantriebsrolle {f}, Tonwelle {f}
capstone {n} (any of the stones making up the top layer of a wall) :: Mauerkronenstein {m}
capstone {n} (a crowning achievement) :: Höhepunkt {m}, Krönung {f}
capsule {n} (weasel) SEE: weasel ::
capsule {n} (physiology: membranous envelope) :: Kapsel {f}
capsule {n} (botany: seed-case) :: Kapsel {f}
capsule {n} (part of spacecraft containing crew's living space) :: Kapsel {f}
capsule {n} (small container containing a dose of medicine) :: Kapsel {f}
capsule hotel {n} (hotel with capsules) :: Kapselhotel {n}
captain {n} (an army officer with a rank between the most senior grade of lieutenant and major) :: Stabshauptmann {m}, Hauptmann {m}
captain {n} (a naval officer with a rank between commander and commodore or rear admiral) :: Kapitän zur See {m}
captain {n} (the person lawfully in command of a sea-going vessel) :: Kapitän {m}
captain {n} (the person lawfully in command of an airliner) :: Flugkapitän {m}
captain {n} (one of the athletes on a sports team designated to make decisions) :: Mannschaftskapitän {m}
Captain Obvious {n} (someone who makes superfluous statements) :: Kapitän Offensichtlich {m}
CAPTCHA {n} (computerized test) :: Captcha {m} {n}, rarely CAPTCHA {m} {n}
captee {n} (captive) SEE: captive ::
caption {n} (capture) SEE: capture ::
caption {n} (title or brief explanation attached to an illustration or cartoon) :: Titel {m}, Legende {f}, Beschriftung {m}, Bildunterschrift {f}, Bildüberschrift {f}
caption {n} (piece of text appearing on screen as part of a film or broadcast) :: Untertitel {m}, Filmuntertitel {m}
caption {n} (section of an official paper) :: Rubrum {n}
captious {adj} (having a disposition to find fault unreasonably or to raise petty objections) :: krittelig
captivate {v} (to attract and hold interest and attention of) :: bestechen, bezaubern, entzücken, faszinieren, fesseln
captive {n} (a person who has been captured) :: Gefangener {m}, Gefangene {f}
captive {n} (a person held prisoner) :: Gefangener
captive {adj} (held prisoner) :: gefangen
captivity {n} (captives) SEE: captive ::
captivity {n} (state of being captive) :: Gefangenschaft {f}
captivity {n} (period of being captive) :: Gefangenschaft {f}
captor {n} (one who is holding a captive) :: Entführer {m}
captor {n} (one who has captured something or someone) :: Fänger {m}
capture {n} (act of capturing) :: Fang {m}, Festnahme {f}, Gefangennahme {f}, Erfassung {f}
capture {v} (take control of) :: fangen, einfangen, gefangen nehmen
capuchin {n} (capuchin monkey) SEE: capuchin monkey ::
Capuchin {n} (a member of the Roman Catholic order) :: Kapuziner {m}
capuchin monkey {n} (New World monkey of the genus Cebus) :: Kapuzineraffe {m}
capybara {n} (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) :: Capybara {n}, Wasserschwein {n}
caïquejee {n} (a person who rows a caïque) :: Kaikdschi {m}
car {n} (automobile, a vehicle steered by a driver) :: Auto {n}, Automobil {n}, Wagen {m}, PKW {m}
car {n} (passenger-carrying unit in a subway or elevated train, whether powered or not) :: Wagen {m}, Wagon {m}
car {n} (moving, load-carrying component of an elevator) :: Kabine {f}
car {n} (railway car, railroad carriage) SEE: carriage ::
carabineer {n} (cavalry soldier) :: Karabinier {m}
carabiner {n} (metal link with a gate) :: Karabinerhaken {m}
caracal {n} (Caracal caracal) :: Karakal {m}
Caracalla {prop} (emperor) :: Caracalla
caracara {n} (bird of prey) :: Geierfalke {m}
Caracas {prop} (capital of Venezuela) :: Caracas {n}
carafe {n} (bottle for serving wine, water, or beverages) :: Karaffe {f}, Wasserflasche {f}
carambola {n} (fruit) SEE: star fruit ::
caramel {n} (confection) :: Karamell {n}, Caramel {n}
caramel {n} (a piece of candy) :: Karamelle {f}, Karamellbonbon {n}, Karamellzuckerl {n}
carapace {n} (hard protective covering) :: Carapax {m}, Rückenschild {m} [of turtles and tortoises], Rückenpanzer {m} [of turtles and tortoises], Schale {f} [of crustaceans]
carat {n} (weight) :: Karat {n}
carat {n} (measure of the purity of gold) :: Karat {n}
caravan {n} (convoy or procession) :: Karawane {f}
caravan {n} (vehicle) :: Wohnwagen {m}, Caravan {m}
caravanserai {n} (an inn having a central courtyard where caravans can rest) :: Karawanserei {f}
caravel {n} (light, usually lateen-rigged sailing vessel) :: Karavelle {f}
caraway {n} (plant) :: Kümmel {m}
caraway {n} (seed/fruit) :: Kümmel {m}
carbamic acid {n} (NH2COOH) :: Carbamidsäure
carbide lamp {n} (lamp) :: Karbidlampe {f}
carbine {n} (weapon similar to a rifle but much shorter in length) :: Karabiner {m}
carbochemistry {n} :: Kohlechemie {f}
carbohydrate {n} (organic compounds such as sugar, starch or cellulose) :: Kohlenhydrat {n}
carbolic acid {n} (older name for phenol) :: Carbolsäure {f}, Karbolsäure {f}
car bomb {n} (automobile made into a bomb) :: Autobombe {f}
car bomb {n} (explosive device installed in an automobile) :: Autobombe {f}
carbon {n} (chemical element) :: Kohlenstoff {m}
carbon {n} (impure carbon (e.g., coal, charcoal)) :: Kohle {f}
carbon {n} (ecology: carbon dioxide, in the context of global warming) :: Kohlendioxid {n}
carbonado {v} (to cut or hack) SEE: cut ::
carbonado {n} (impure form of polycrystalline diamond) :: Carbonado
carbonate {n} (any salt or ester of carbonic acid) :: Karbonat {n}
carbonated {adj} (containing dissolved carbon dioxide gas (under pressure)) :: sprudelnd, kohlensäurehaltig
carbonated water {n} (water containing carbon dioxide) :: Sodawasser {n}, Mineralwasser {n}
carbon copy {n} (a copy) :: Durchschlag {m}
carbon cycle {n} (cycle of carbon) :: Kohlenstoffzyklus {m}, Kohlenstoffkreislauf {m}
carbon dioxide {n} (CO₂) :: Kohlenstoffdioxid {n}, Kohlendioxyd {n} [colloquial] , Kohlendioxid {n}
carbon diselenide {n} :: Kohlenstoffdiselenid {n}
carbon disulfide {n} (binary compound of carbon and sulfur) :: Kohlenstoffdisulfid {n}, Schwefelkohlenstoff {m}
carbon fiber {n} (filament) :: Kohlefaser {f}
carbon fibre {n} (carbon fibre) SEE: carbon fiber ::
carbon footprint {n} (measure of carbon dioxide produced by someone) :: Kohlenstoff-Fußabdruck {m}, CO2-Fußabdruck {m}
carbonic acid {n} (A weak unstable acid, H2CO3) :: Kohlensäure {f}
Carboniferous {adj} (relating to the geologic period) :: karbonische
Carboniferous {prop} (the geologic period) :: Karbon {n}
carbonize {v} (turn something to carbon, especially by heating) :: verkohlen
carbon microphone {n} (microphone containing carbon granules) :: Kohlemikrofon {n}
carbon monoxide {n} (chemical of the formula CO) :: Kohlenstoffmonoxid {n}, Kohlenmonoxid {n}
carbon nanotube {n} (nanostructure having graphene layers wrapped into perfect cylinders) :: Kohlenstoffnanoröhre {f}
carbon offset {n} (reduction in carbon dioxide emission) :: Klimakompensation {f}
carbon oxychloride {n} (the compound carbonyl chloride) :: Kohlenoxychlorid {n}
carbon paper {n} (paper used to make carbon copies) :: Durchschlagpapier {n}
carbon tetrabromide {n} (the halogenated hydrocarbon tetrabromomethane) :: Tetrabromkohlenstoff {m}, Tetrabrommethan {n}
carbon tetrachloride {n} (solvent) :: Tetrachlormethan {n}, Tetrachlorkohlenstoff {m}, Kohlenstofftetrachlorid {n}
carbon tetrafluoride {n} (the halogenated hydrocarbon tetrafluoromethane) :: Kohlenstofftetrafluorid {n}, Tetrafluorkohlenstoff {m}, Tetrafluormethan {n}
carbon tetraiodide {n} (the halogenated hydrocarbon tetraiodomethane) :: Tetraiodkohlenstoff {m}, Tetraiodmethan {n}
carbonyl {n} (functional group -CO-) :: Carbonyl {n}
carbonyl {n} (any compound of a metal with carbon monoxide) :: Carbonylverbindung {f}
carbonyl chloride {n} (the compound COCl2) :: Carbonylchlorid {n}
carborundum {n} (crystals of silicon carbide used as an abrasive) :: Carborundum {n}, Karborund {n}
carboxylic {adj} (of, or relating to the carboxyl functional group) :: Carboxyl-
carboxylic acid {n} (organic compound containing a carboxyl functional group) :: Carbonsäure {f}
carboy {n} (demijohn) SEE: demijohn ::
carbuncle {n} (precious stone) :: Karfunkel {m}
carbuncle {n} (abscess) :: Karbunkel {m}
carburetor {n} (a device in an internal combustion engine) :: Vergaser {m}, Verdampfer {m}
carburettor {n} (motor car part) SEE: carburetor ::
carburize {v} (carbonize) SEE: carbonize ::
carcass {n} (body of a dead animal) :: Aas, Aase
carcass {n} (body of a dead human) SEE: corpse ::
carcinogen {n} (substance or agent that can cause cancer) :: Karzinogen {n}
carcinogenic {adj} (causing or tending to cause cancer) :: krebserregend, karzinogen
carcinogenicity {n} (the state or degree of being carcinogenic) :: Kanzerogenität {f}
carcinoma {n} (type of tumor) :: Karzinom {n}
carcinophobia {n} (dread of contracting cancer) :: Karzinophobie {f}
card {n} (flat, normally rectangular piece of stiff paper, plastic etc.) :: Karte {f}
card {n} (playing card) SEE: playing card ::
card {n} (card game) SEE: card game ::
cardamom {n} (E. cardamomum) :: Kardamom {m}
cardamom {n} (its seed or seed capsule) :: Kardamom {m}
cardamom {n} (grains of paradise) SEE: grains of paradise ::
cardan shaft {n} (driveshaft) :: Kardanwelle {f}
cardboard {n} (material resembling heavy paper) :: Karton {m}, Pappe {f}
cardboard box {n} (container) :: Pappkarton {m}, Pappschachtel {f}
card game {n} (any of very many games played with playing cards) :: Kartenspiel {n}
cardia {n} (section of the esophagus that connects to the stomach) :: Magenmundkrampf
cardiac arrest {n} (cessation of the heartbeat resulting in the loss of effective circulation of the blood) :: Kreislaufstillstand {m}, Herzstillstand {m}
Cardiff {prop} (The capital city of Wales) :: Cardiff
cardigan {n} (type of sweater) :: Strickjacke {f}
cardinal {adj} (of fundamental importance) :: grundsätzlich
cardinal {adj} (describing a number that indicates quantity) :: grundsätzlich
cardinal {adj} (having a bright red color) :: kardinalrot
cardinal {n} (number indicating quantity) :: Grundzahl {f}, Kardinalzahl {f}
cardinal {n} (official of the Catholic Church) :: Kardinal {m}
cardinal {n} (bird of the genus Cardinalis) :: Kardinal {m}
cardinal {n} (any bird in family Cardinalidae) :: Kardinal {m}
cardinal {n} (colour) :: Kardinalrot {n}
cardinal {n} (mulled wine) SEE: mulled wine ::
cardinal {n} (cardinal numeral) SEE: cardinal numeral ::
cardinal direction {n} (principal compass direction) SEE: cardinal point ::
cardinality {n} ((set theory)) :: Mächtigkeit {f}, Kardinalität {f}
cardinal number {n} (number denoting quantity) :: Kardinalzahl {f}, Grundzahl {f}
cardinal number {n} (number used to denote the size of a set) :: Kardinalzahl {f}, Grundzahl {f}
cardinal number {n} (cardinal numeral) SEE: cardinal numeral ::
cardinal numeral {n} (grammar: word used to represent a cardinal number) :: Grundzahlwort {n}, Grundzahl {f}, Kardinale {n} Cardinale {n} [obsolete], Kardinalzahlwort {n}, Cardinalzahlwort {n} [obsolete], Kardinalzahl {f}, Cardinalzahl {f} [obsolete]
cardinal point {n} (cardinal point) :: Haupthimmelsrichtung {f}
cardinal symptom {n} (primary symptom for diagnosis) :: Leitsymptom {n}, Kardinalsymptom {n}
cardinal symptom {n} (important symptom in homeopathy) :: Kardinalsymptom {n}
carding machine {n} (machine for carding) :: Kardiermaschine
cardio- {prefix} (pertaining to the heart) :: kardio-
cardioid {n} (epicycloid with one cusp) :: Kardioide {f}, Herzkurve {f}
cardiological {adj} (of or pertaining to cardiology) :: kardiologisch
cardiologist {n} (physician) :: Kardiologe, Kardiologin {f}
cardiology {n} (study of the structure of the heart) :: Kardiologie {f}
cardiomyopathy {n} (deterioration of the myocardium) :: Kardiomyopathie {f}
cardiopulmonary resuscitation {n} (a first aid procedure for cardiac arrest) :: Herz-Lungen-Wiederbelebung {f}
cardiovascular {adj} (relating to the circulatory system) :: Herz-Kreislauf
cardiovascular disease {n} (disease involving the heart or blood vessels) :: Herz-Kreislauferkrankung {f}, Herz-Kreislauf-Krankheit
cardiovascular system {n} (circulatory system) SEE: circulatory system ::
card key {n} (keycard) SEE: keycard ::
cardoon {n} (perennial plant) :: Distel-Artischocke {f}, Kardone {f}, spanische Artischocke {f}, wilde Artischocke {f}, Cardy {f}, Distel {f}, Gemüseartischoke {f}, Gemüse-Artischocke {f}, Karde {f}
cardplayer {n} (one who plays cards) :: Kartenspieler {m}, Kartenspielerin {f}
cards {n} (card game) SEE: card game ::
cardshark {n} (cardsharp) SEE: cardsharp ::
cardsharp {n} (professional cheater at card games) :: Falschspieler {m}, Falschspielerin {f}
card trick {n} (magic trick involving playing cards) :: Kartentrick {m}
care {n} (close attention, concern or responsibility) :: Sorge {f}
care {n} (treatment of those in need) :: Pflege {f}
care {n} (state of being cared for) :: Pflege {f}
care {v} (to be concerned about) :: sorgen, sich sorgen, sich kümmern
care {v} (to look after) :: kümmern, pflegen
care {v} (to be mindful of) :: kümmern
care {v} (to want, politely) :: respektieren
Care Bear {n} (fictional animal) SEE: Care Bears ::
Care Bears {n} (Fictional cartoon bears) :: Glücksbärchis {p}
careen {v} (to heave a ship down on one side so as to expose the other) :: kielholen
careen {v} (to tilt on one side) :: krängen
careen {v} (to sway violently from side to side or lurch) :: schlingern
career {n} (one's calling in life; a person's occupation) :: Karriere {f}, Laufbahn {f}
career {n} (an individual’s work and life roles over their lifespan) :: Karriere {f}
career change {n} (career changer - translation entry) :: Quereinstieg {m}, Seiteneinstieg {m}
career changer {n} (career changer - translation entry) :: Quereinsteiger {m}, Seiteneinsteiger {m}
careerist {n} (person who pursues his or her own career as his or her main aim) :: Karrierist {m}, Karrieristin {f}
carefree {adj} (worry free, light hearted, etc.) :: sorglos, sorgenfrei, unbekümmert
careful {adj} (cautious) :: vorsichtig, behutsam
careful {adj} (meticulous) :: sorgfältig
carefully {adv} (in a careful manner) :: vorsichtig
carefulness {n} (state of being careful) :: Vorsicht {f}
caregiver {n} (carer) SEE: carer ::
care home {n} (place of residence for people with significant deficiencies) SEE: nursing home ::
care killed the cat {proverb} (curiosity killed the cat) SEE: curiosity killed the cat ::
careless {adj} (not giving sufficient attention or thought) :: unvorsichtig, unbedacht, unachtsam, leichtsinnig, fahrlässig, nachlässig
careless {adj} (not concerned or worried) SEE: carefree ::
carelessly {adv} (in a careless manner) :: leichtsinnigerweise, sorglos
carelessness {n} (lack of care) :: Unvorsichtigkeit {f}, Leichtsinn {m}
care of {prep} (for distribution by (the named intermediary)) :: c/o
carer {n} (someone who regularly looks after another person) :: Betreuer {m}, Betreuerin {f}
caress {n} (endearment) :: Liebkosung {f}, Umarmung {f}
caress {n} (gentle stroking) :: Streicheln {n}
caress {v} (touch or kiss lovingly) :: liebkosen, kosen
caretaker {n} (one who takes care of a place or thing) :: Hausmeister {m}
caretaker {n} (one who takes care of a person) :: Pfleger {m}, Pflegerin {f}
caretaker government {n} (temporary government) :: Übergangsregierung {f}
careworn {adj} (haggard) SEE: haggard ::
carfree {adj} :: autofrei
cargo {n} (freight carried by a ship) :: Fracht {f}
cargo bin {n} (aviation: compartment for luggage) :: Frachtraum {m}, Unterflurfrachtraum {m}, Laderaum {m}
cargo hold {n} (ship's hold) :: Schiffsbauch {m}, Schiffsraum {m}, Laderaum {m}, Frachtraum {m}
cargo ship {n} (ship that carries cargo) :: Frachtschiff {n}, Handelsschiff {n}, Kauffahrteischiff {n}
cargo vessel {n} (vessel designed to carry cargo) :: Frachtschiff {n}, Frachter {m}
Caria {prop} (a historical region in the southwest corner of Asia Minor) :: Karien {n}
Carian {n} (native or inhabitant of ancient Caria) :: Karer {m}, Karerin {f}
Carian {prop} (language) :: Karisch {n}
Carian {adj} (of, or relating to Caria) :: karisch
Caribbean {adj} (Pertaining to the sea and region bounded by the American continent and the West Indies) :: karibisch
Caribbean {prop} (sea) :: Karibik {f}
Caribbean {prop} (countries) :: Karibik {f}
Caribbean Sea {prop} (a tropical sea in the Western Hemisphere) :: Karibisches Meer {n}, Karibik {f}
caribou {n} (North American reindeer) :: Karibu {n}
caricature {n} (pictorial representation of someone for comic effect) :: Karikatur {f}
caricature {n} (grotesque misrepresentation) :: Karikatur {f}, Zerrbild {n}
caricature {v} (represent in exaggerated manner) :: karikieren
caricaturesque {adj} (in the style of a caricature) :: karikaturisch
caricaturist {n} (person who draws caricatures) :: Karikaturist {m}, Karikaturistin {f}, Karikaturenzeichner {m}, Karikaturenzeichnerin {f}
caried {adj} :: kariös
caries {n} (progressive destruction of bone or tooth by decay) :: Karies {f}
carillon {n} (a set of bells, often in a bell tower, originating from the Low Countries) :: Carillon {n}
Carina {prop} (constellation) :: Schiffskiel {m}
Carinthia {prop} (state of Austria) :: Kärnten {n}
Carinthian {adj} :: kärntnerisch
carious {adj} (decayed, rotten) SEE: rotten ::
caritative {adj} (charitable) :: karitativ, charitativ [rare]
caritive case {n} (case used to express the lack of something) :: Karitiv {m}
Carl {prop} (male given names cognate to Carl) SEE: Charles ::
carmaker {n} (company) :: Autobauer {m}
carminative {adj} (relieving discomfort of gas) :: windtreibend
carmine {n} (purplish-red pigment) :: Karmin {n}
carmine {n} (purplish-red colour) :: Karmin {n}
carmine {adj} (of the purplish red colour shade carmine) :: karminrot
carnage {n} (death and destruction) :: Massaker {m}
carnal {adj} (relating to the physical and especially sexual appetites) :: fleischlich, körperlich, sexuell, sinnlich
carnal {adj} (worldly or earthly; temporal) :: diesseitig
carnation {n} (plant) :: Gartennelke, Nelke {f}
carnation {n} (flower) :: Nelke {f}
carnauba {n} (palm) :: Carnaubapalme {f}
carnauba {n} (wax) :: Carnaubawachs {n}
carnelian {n} (reddish brown chalcedony) :: Karneol {m}
carnival {n} (festive occasion marked by parades) :: Karneval {m}, Fasching {m}, Fastnacht {f}
carnivore {n} (meat-eating animal) :: Fleischfresser {m}
carnivore {n} (mammal of the order Carnivora) :: Fleischfresser {m}
carnivore {n} (person who is not a vegetarian) :: Fleischesser {m}, Fleischesserin {f}
carnivorous {adj} (Predatory or flesh-eating) :: fleischfressend
carnotite {n} (mineral) :: Karnotit {m}
carob {n} (tree) :: Johannisbrotbaum
carob {n} (fruit) :: Johannisbrot
Caro-Kann Defence {n} (chess opening) :: Caro-Kann-Verteidigung {f}
carol {n} (religious or secular song sung at Christmastime) :: Weihnachtslied {n}
Caroline {prop} (female given name) :: Caroline
Caroline Islands {prop} (an archipelago off the coast of New Guinea) :: Karolinen {p}
caron {n} (háček diacritic) SEE: háček ::
carotene {n} (class of plant pigments) :: Karotin {n}, Carotin {n}
carotenoid {n} (class of organic compounds) :: Karotinoid {n}, Carotinoid {n} [technical]
carotid {n} (major artery) :: Carotis {f}, Kopfschlagader {f}, Halsschlagader {f}
carouse {v} (To drink to excess) :: zechen, saufen
carousel {n} (merry-go-round) SEE: merry-go-round ::
carp {n} (Any of various freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae) :: Karpfen {m}
carpal tunnel {n} (passageway on the palmar side of the wrist) :: Karpaltunnel {m}
carpal tunnel syndrome {n} (repetitive stress injury) :: Karpaltunnelsyndrom {n}
car park {n} (outdoor parking area) SEE: parking lot ::
car park {n} (multistorey parking facility) SEE: parking garage ::
Carpathians {prop} (mountainous system in Central Europe) :: Karpaten {p}
Carpatho-Ukraine {prop} (former region of Czechoslovakia) :: Karpatenukraine {f}, Karpato-Ukraine {f}
carp bream {n} (Abramis brama) :: Brasse {f}; [chiefly southern] Brachse {f}
carpe diem {proverb} (seize the day) :: Nutze den Tag
carpenter {n} (carpentry person) :: Zimmermann {m}, Zimmerfrau {f} [⚠ - chambermaid, not female carpenter], Zimmerer {m}, Zimmerin {f}, Schreiner {m}, Schreinerin {f}, Tischler {m}, Tischlerin {f}, Bauschreiner {m} [Swiss German], Bauschreinerin {f}, Bautischler {m}, Bautischlerin {f}
carpenter bee {n} (Xylocopinae) :: Holzbiene {f}
carpenter's square {n} (tool used to measure out right angles) :: Winkeleisen {n}
carpentry {n} (trade of cutting and joining timber) :: Schreinerei {f}, Tischlerei {f}, Zimmerei {f}
carpentry {n} (carpenter's workshop) :: Tischlerei {f}
carpet {n} (a fabric used as a floor covering) :: Teppich {m}, Teppichboden
carpet {v} (to lay carpet) :: mit Teppichboden auslegen
carpet {v} (to cover like a carpet) :: bedecken
carpetbeater {n} (a tool used in housecleaning) :: Teppichklopfer {m}
carpet bomb {n} (a bombing of this kind) SEE: carpet bombing ::
carpet bombing {n} (a bombing of this kind) :: Flächenbombardement {n}, Flächenbombardierung {f}
carpet bugle {n} (plant of the genus Ajuga) SEE: bugle ::
carpet shark {n} (ferret) SEE: ferret ::
carpet shark {n} (shark of the order Orectolobiformes) :: Ammenhai {m}
carpet sweeper {n} (mechanical device for cleaning carpets) :: Teppichkehrer {m}, Teppichdackel {m}
carphone {n} :: Autotelefon {n}
carpool {n} (arrangement) :: Fahrgemeinschaft {f}
carpool {n} (group of people) :: Fahrgemeinschaft {f}
carport {n} (roofed structure for automobile storage) :: Carport {m}
Carp's tit {n} (Melaniparus carpi) :: Carpmeise {f}, Carprußmeise {f}, Carp-Rußmeise {f}, Rüppellmeise {f}
carpus {n} (the group of bones that make up the wrist) :: Handwurzel {f}, Carpus {m}
carrack {n} (ship) :: Karacke {f}
car radio {n} (radio specifically tuned for usage inside cars) :: Autoradio {n}
carrageen {n} (Irish moss) SEE: Irish moss ::
carrageenan {n} (Food additive made from extract of red seaweed) :: Carrageen {n}
car rental {n} (hiring of cars for short periods) :: Autovermietung {f}
carriage {n} (wheeled vehicle, generally drawn by horse power) :: Kutsche {f}
carriage {n} (railroad car) :: Wagen {m}, Wagon {m}
carriage {n} (manner of standing or walking) :: Gang {m}, Haltung {f}
carriage {n} (part of typewriter) :: Wagen {m}
carriage bolt {n} :: Schloßschraube {f}
carriage house {n} (building for keeping a horse and carriage) :: Remise {f}
carriage return {n} (The action on a typewriter or printer that returns it to the beginning of the line) :: Wagenrücklauf {m}
carriage return {n} ((computing) The carriage return control character (0x0D in ASCII)) :: Wagenrücklaufzeichen {n}
carriage return {n} (The key which initiates a carriage return action or generates the carriage return control character) :: Wagenrücklauf {m}
carriageway {n} (part of a road that carries traffic) :: Fahrbahn {f}
carrier {n} (person or object that carries someone or something else) :: Träger {m}
carrier {n} (company in the business of shipping freight) :: Frachtunternehmen {n}
carrier {n} (signal modulated to transmit information) :: Trägersignal {n}, Träger {m}
carrier {n} (person or organism that has inherited a trait or disease but displays no symptoms) :: Überträger {m}
carrier bag {n} (thin bag) :: Tragetasche {f}, Tragetüte {f}
carrier gas {n} :: Trägergas {n}
carrier pigeon {n} (carrier pigeon) :: Brieftaube {f}
carrier wave {n} (wave that can be modulated to transmit signals) :: Trägerwelle {f}
carrion {n} (dead flesh; carcasses) :: Aas {n}, Kadaver {m}
carrion {n} (contemptible or worthless person) :: Aas {n}
carrion beetle {n} (A necrophore) :: Aaskäfer {m}
carrion crow {n} (Corvus corone) :: Rabenkrähe {f}, Aaskrähe {f}
carrion crow {n} (Coragyps atratus) :: Rabengeier {m}
carrot {n} (Daucus carota ssp. sativus) :: Möhre {f}, Mohrrübe {f}, Karotte {f}, Rüebli {n} [Swiss], gelbe Rübe {f} [regional]
carrot and stick {n} (simultaneous rewards for good behavior and punishments for bad behavior) :: Zuckerbrot und Peitsche
carry {v} (to carry) SEE: bear ::
carry {v} (to transport by lifting) :: tragen
carry {v} (to stock or supply) :: führen
carry {v} (to adopt; take over or stand in) :: übernehmen
carry coals to Newcastle {v} (do something unneeded or redundant) :: Eulen nach Athen tragen (carry owls to Athens); Holz in den Wald tragen (carry wood to the forest); Wasser ins Meer tragen (carry water to the sea)
carrycot {n} :: Babytragetasche {f}; Babytasche {f}; Babytragewanne {f}; Babywanne {f}
carrying capacity {n} (number of people or things that a vehicle can carry) :: Transportkapazität {f}
carrying capacity {n} (number of individuals that an environment can support) :: Tragfähigkeit {f}
carrying pole {n} (a yoke of wood or bamboo, used by people to carry a load) :: Tragjoch {n}, Tragstange {f}
carry on {v} :: weitermachen
carry on {v} (to take baggage or luggage onto an airplane, rather than check it) :: fortführen, aufrechterhalten, durchführen; aufführen [reflexive], benehmen [reflexive]
carry-on {n} (the luggage which is taken onto an airplane with a passenger) :: Handgepäck {n}
carry out {v} (to carry out) SEE: fulfill ::
carry out {v} (To hold while moving something out.) :: raus tragen
carry out {v} (To fulfill) :: realisieren, erfüllen, erledigen
carry out {v} (To execute, perform) :: abwickeln, ausführen, ausüben {f}
car seat {n} (seat in a motor car) :: Autositz {m}
car seat {n} (detachable motor car seat) :: Kindersitz {m}
carsickness {n} (motion sickness due to riding in a vehicle) :: Reisekrankheit {f}, Autokrankheit {f}, Übelkeit beim Autofahren {f}, Übelkeit vom Autofahren {f}
cart {n} (small, open, wheeled vehicle, see also: wagon) :: Wagen {m}, Karren {m}
cart {n} (small motor vehicle resembling a car; a go cart) :: Kart {n}
cart {v} (To carry goods) :: befördern, karren
carte blanche {n} (unlimited discretionary power to act; unrestricted authority) :: Blankovollmacht {f}, freie Hand {f}, Carte blanche {f}
carte de visite {n} (business card) SEE: business card ::
cartel {n} (group of businesses or nations that collude to fix prices) :: Kartell {n}
carter {n} (person who transports a load on an animal-drawn cart) :: Fuhrmann {m} Wagner {m}
Cartesian {adj} (of or pertaining to Descartes) :: kartesisch, cartesisch, cartesianisch, kartesianisch
Cartesian product {n} (set of possible pairs) :: kartesisches Produkt {n}, Kreuzprodukt {n}
Carthage {prop} (ancient city in North Africa) :: Karthago {n}
Carthaginian {adj} (of or pertaining to Carthage) :: karthagisch, punisch
Carthaginian {n} (person from Carthage) :: Karthager {m}, Karthagerin {f}
cartilage {n} (dense connective tissue) :: Knorpel {m}
cartilaginous {adj} (comprising cartilage) :: knorpelig
cartilaginous fish {n} (cartilaginous fish) :: Knorpelfisch {m}
cartographer {n} (one who makes maps or charts) :: Kartograph {m}, Kartograf {m}, Kartographin {f}, Kartografin {f}
cartographic {adj} (of or pertaining to the making of maps) :: kartographisch, kartografisch
cartographical {adj} (cartographic) SEE: cartographic ::
cartography {n} (creation of charts and maps) :: Kartographie {f}, Kartografie {f}
cartomancer {n} (A practitioner of cartomancy) :: Kartomant {m}
cartomancy {n} (fortune-telling using cards) :: Kartenlegen {n}, Kartenlesen {n}, Kartomantie {f}
carton {n} (box-like container) :: Karton {m}
carton {n} (a carton of cigarette packs) :: Stange {f}
cartoon {n} (humorous drawing or strip) :: Karton {m}, Karikatur {f}, Cartoon {m} {n}
cartoon {n} (animated cartoon) :: Zeichentrickfilm {m}, Cartoon {m}, Zeichentrick {m}
cartoonist {n} (creator of cartoons or strip cartoons) :: Cartoonist {m}, Cartoonistin {f}, Zeichner {m}, Zeichnerin {f}, Comiczeichner {m}, Comiczeichnerin {f}, Karikaturist {m}, Karikaturistin {f}, Karikaturenzeichner {m}, Karikaturenzeichnerin {f}, Trickzeichner {m}, Trickzeichnerin {f}
cartouche {n} (in architecture) :: Kartusche {f}
cartridge {n} (firearms package) :: Patrone {f}
cartridge {n} (vessel which contains the ink for a computer printer) :: Patrone, Kartusche
cartridge box {n} (case for cartridges, see also: bandolier) :: Patronentasche {f}
cartridge pen {n} (fountain pen in which the ink is drawn from replaceable cartridges) :: Patronenfüller {m}
cartulary {n} (document collection ) :: Kopialbuch {n}, Kopiar {n}, Kartular {n}
cartwheel {n} (wheel of a cart) :: Wagenrad {n}
cartwheel {n} (gymnastic maneuver) :: Rad {n}
carve {v} (to cut) :: schneiden
carve {v} (to cut meat) :: tranchieren, zerlegen
carve {v} (to shape to sculptural effect) :: schnitzen [wood]
carvel {n} (light, usually lateen-rigged sailing vessel) SEE: caravel ::
carver {n} (one who carves) :: Schnitzer {m}
carving {n} (the object produced) :: Schnitzerei {f}
carving {n} (the craft) :: Schnitzerei {f}
carving knife {n} (a large knife) :: Tranchiermesser {n}, Vorlegemesser {n}, [set] Tranchierbesteck {n}
car wash {n} (event at which people wash cars) :: Wagenwäsche {f}
car wash {n} (place at which a car is washed, often mechanically) :: Waschstraße {f}, Waschanlage {f}, Wagenwäsche {f}
caryopsis {n} (type of fruit) :: Karyopse {f}
Casablanca {prop} (city) :: Casablanca {n}
Casanova {n} (man considered romantic and gallant) :: Herzensbrecher {m}, Frauenschwarm {m}
Casanova {n} (promiscuous, philandering man) :: Casanova {m}, Frauenheld {m}, Weiberheld {m}, Frauenverführer {m}
cascade {n} (waterfall) :: Wasserfall {m}, Kaskade {f}
cascade {n} (sequence of events) :: Kaskade {f}
cascade {v} (To fall as a waterfall or series of small waterfalls) :: herabstürzen
cascade {v} (To arrange in a stepped series like a waterfall) :: hintereinanderschalten
case {n} (actual event, situation, or fact) :: Fall {m}, Sache {f}, Beispiel {n}, Punkt {m}, Argument {n}
case {n} (piece of work) :: Fall {m}
case {n} (instance or event as a topic of study) :: Fall {m}
case {n} (legal proceeding) :: Fall {m}, Prozess {m}, Rechtssache {m}
case {n} (medicine: instance of a specific condition or set of symptoms) :: Fall {m}
case {n} (box containing a number of identical items of manufacture) :: Kiste {f}, Behälter {m}
case {n} (sheath, covering) :: Hülle {f}
case {n} (piece of luggage that can be used to transport an apparatus) :: Koffer {m}, Kasten {m}
case {n} (suitcase) :: Koffer {m}
case {n} (piece of furniture, constructed partially of transparent glass or plastic) :: Vitrine {f}
case {n} (outer covering or framework of a piece of apparatus) :: Gehäuse {n}
case {n} (typography: the nature of a piece of alphabetic type) :: Schriftkasten {m}
case {v} (to place into a box) :: einpacken
case {v} (to survey surreptitiously) :: ausbaldowern [slang], auskundschaften
case {n} (grammatical case) SEE: grammatical case ::
case dependent {adj} (case sensitive) SEE: case sensitive ::
case in point {n} (example that illustrates a point) :: ein typisches Beispiel {n}, ein einschlägiger Fall {n}
case insensitive {adj} (treating upper- and lowercase letters as being the same) :: schreibungsunabhängig
case law {n} (law developed through court decisions) :: Rechtsprechung {f}, Richterrecht {n}
casemate {n} (bombproof chamber as part of fortification) :: Kasematte {f}
casement {n} (window sash hinged on the side) :: Fensterflügel {m}, Drehflügel {m}
casement {n} (casement window) SEE: casement window ::
casement {n} (casemate) SEE: casemate ::
casement window {n} (type of window) :: Flügelfenster {n} [general, but often understood to mean one with two frames]
case sensitive {adj} :: Groß-/Kleinschreibung-unterscheidend, schreibungsabhängig
case study {n} (research performed in detail on a single case) :: Fallstudie {f}
caseworker {n} (social worker) SEE: social worker ::
cash {n} (money in the form of notes/bills and coins) :: Bargeld {n}
cash {v} (to exchange (a check/cheque) for money) :: einlösen
cash cow {n} (something that generates free cash flow) :: Goldesel {m}
cash cow {n} (someone or something which is a dependable source of appreciable amounts of money) :: Melkkuh {f}
cash desk {n} (place with a cash register) :: Kasse {f}
cash dispenser {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine ::
cashew {n} (tree) :: Kaschu
cashew {n} (cashew nut) SEE: cashew nut ::
cashew nut {n} (the seed of the cashew tree) :: Cashewkern {m}; Cashewnuss {f} [less common]
cash flow {n} (stream of funds) :: Cashflow {f}, Kassenbestand {m}, Geldfluss {m}
cashier {n} (one who works at a till or receives payments) :: Kassierer {m}, Kassiererin {f}
cashier {n} (person in charge of the cash of a business or bank) :: Kassierer {m}, Kassiererin {f}
cashier's desk {n} (cash desk) SEE: cash desk ::
cash in {v} (to die) SEE: die ::
cash in hand {adv} (in a manner receiving direct payment) :: schwarz
cash machine {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine ::
cashpoint {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine ::
cash register {n} (machine) :: Registrierkasse {f}, Kasse {f}
Casimir {prop} (male given name) :: Casimir {m}, Kasimir {m}
casing {n} (that which encloses or encases) :: Gehäuse {n}, Überzug {m}, Hülle {f}, Ummantelung {f}, Schale {f}, Verschalung {f}, Hülse {f}
casino {n} (public building or room for entertainment, especially gambling) :: Kasino {n}, Spielbank {f}
cask {n} (a large barrel for the storage of liquid) :: Fass {n}
casket {n} (little box e.g. for jewelry) :: Schatulle {f}, Kästchen {n}
casket {n} (urn) :: Urne {f}
casket {n} (coffin) SEE: coffin ::
Caspar {prop} (one of the Magi) :: Caspar
Caspar {prop} (male given name) :: Caspar, Kaspar
Caspian {adj} (Of or pertaining to Caspian Sea or the region around it.) :: kaspisch
Caspian gull {n} (Larus cachinnans) :: Steppenmöwe {f}, Gelbfußsilbermöwe {f}, Kaliforniermöwe {f}, Weißkopfmöwe {f}
Caspian roach {n} (Rutilus caspicus) SEE: vobla ::
Caspian Sea {prop} (landlocked sea) :: Kaspisches Meer {n}
Caspian tit {n} (Poecile hyrcanus) :: Bergmeise {f}, Irantrauermeise {f}
cassata siciliana {n} (Sicilian cake with liqueur, ricotta, candied fruit and chocolate) :: Cassata {f}
cassava {n} (manioc, the source of tapioca) :: Maniok {m}
cassava {n} :: Maniok {m}, Mandioka, Kassava
casserole {n} (glass or earthenware dish) :: Auflaufform {f}, Kasserolle {f}
casserole {n} (food, such as a stew, cooked in such a dish) :: Auflauf {m}
cassette {n} (small flat case containing magnetic tape) :: Kassette {f}, Audiokassette {f}, Tonkassette {f}, Videokassette {f}
cassette {n} (set of sprockets on a bicycle) :: Zahnkranzpaket {f}
cassette {n} (modular segment of DNA encoding genes for a single function) :: Kassette {f}
Cassiopeia {prop} (mythical wife of Cepheus) :: Cassiopeia {f}
Cassiopeia {prop} (constellation) :: Cassiopeia {f}
cassiterite {n} (mineral) :: Kassiterit {m}
cassock {n} (item of clerical clothing) :: Soutane {f}, Sutane {f}
cassowary {n} (a large flightless bird of the genus Casuarius) :: Kasuar {m}
cast {v} (to throw forcefully) :: werfen
cast {v} (to throw down or aside) :: wegwerfen, hinwerfen
cast {v} (to make by pouring into a mould) :: gießen
cast {n} (group of actors performing together) :: Cast {m}, Besetzung {f}, Ensemble {n}
cast {n} (medicine: supportive and immobilising device) :: Gips {m}, Gipsverband {m}
castanet {n} (a single handheld percussion instrument) :: Kastagnette {f}, Kastagnetten {f-p} [usually plural]
castanets {n} (a percussion instrument) SEE: castanet ::
castaway {n} (nautical: shipwrecked sailor) :: Schiffsbrüchiger {m}
castaway {n} (someone cast out of a group or society) :: Ausgestoßene {m}
caste {n} (hereditary social class) :: Kaste {f}
castella {n} (Japanese sponge cake) :: Castella {n}
Castelnau's antshrike {n} (passerine bird of the antbird family) :: Flussufer-Ameisenwürger {m}
caster {n} (wheeled assembly) :: Rollfuß {m}, Castor-Rad {n}, Lenkrolle {f}
caster {n} (shaker with perforated top) :: Streuer {m}
castigate {v} (to punish or reprimand someone severely) :: bestrafen, strafen
castigate {v} (to revise a publication) :: revidieren, korrigieren
castigation {n} :: Züchtigung
Castile {prop} (medieval Iberian kingdom) :: Kastilien, Kastilien {n}
Castile and León {prop} (autonomous community of Spain) :: Kastilien und León
Castile-La Mancha {prop} (autonomous community) :: Kastilien-La Mancha {f}
Castile soap {n} (type of soap) :: Kastilien Seife {f}
Castilian {prop} (language) :: Kastilisch {n}
Castilian {n} (native of Castile) :: Kastilianer {m}
casting {n} (selection of performers) :: Casting {n}
casting {n} (manufacturing process using a mold) :: Gießen {n}, Guss {m}
cast iron {n} (hard, brittle alloy of iron, carbon, silicon) :: Gusseisen {n}
cast iron {adj} (made of cast iron) :: gusseisern
castle {n} (fortified building) :: Burg {f}, Festung {f}, Schloss {n}
castle {v} (chess) :: rochieren
castle {n} (chess piece) SEE: rook ::
castle in the air {n} (desire, idea, or plan unlikely to ever be realized) :: Luftschloss {n}
castling {n} (move in chess) :: Rochade {f}
cast net {n} (a net thrown and then pulled back for hunting fish) :: Wurfnetz {n}, Fangnetz {n}
cast off {v} (to let go) :: Leinen los
castor {n} (a pivoting roller) SEE: caster ::
castor {n} (container for sprinkling) SEE: caster ::
castoreum {n} (castor sac exudate) :: Bibergeil {n}, Castoreum {n}
castor oil {n} (pale yellow vegetable oil) :: Rizinusöl {n}
castor oil plant {n} (Ricinus communis) :: Wunderbaum {m}
castor sac {n} (beaver’s castoreum organ) :: Biberbeutel {m}, Castorbeutel {m}
cast out nines {v} (verification of an arithmetic operation) :: Neunerprobe {f}
cast pearls before swine {v} (cast pearls before swine) :: Perlen vor die Säue werfen
castrate {v} (remove the testicles of) :: kastrieren
castration {n} (act of removing the testicles) :: Kastrierung {f}, Hodenentfernung {f}
castrato {n} (male who has been castrated) :: Kastrat {m}
castrato {n} (male soprano or alto voice; the singer) :: Kastrat {m}
castrator {n} (person who castrates) :: Kastrierer {m}, Kastriererin {f}
cast the first stone {v} (act self-righteously) :: den ersten Stein werfen
casual {adj} (happening by chance) :: zufällig, beiläufig
casual {adj} (coming without regularity; occasional or incidental) :: gelegentlich
casual {adj} (employed irregularly) :: gelegentlich
casual {adj} (careless) :: gleichgültig
casual {adj} (happening or coming to pass without design) :: unmethodisch
casual {adj} (informal, relaxed) :: ungezwungen, leger, informell
casual {adj} (designed for informal or everyday use) :: leger, sportlich, ungezwungen
casualty {n} (an accident, a disaster) :: Unfall {m}, Unglück {n}, Unglücksfall {m}, Kalamität {f}, Desaster {n}
casualty {n} (person) :: Opfer, Verletzter {m}, Verwundeter {m}, Verunglückter {m}, Toter {m}, Gefallener {m}, Verlust {m}, Ausfall {m}, Todesfall {m}, Todesopfer {n}, Unfallopfer {n}
casualwear {n} (clothing for non-formal occasions) :: Freizeitbekleidung {f}
casuistics {n} (casuistry) SEE: casuistry ::
casuistry {n} (process) :: Kasuistik {f}
casu marzu {n} (cheese) :: Madenkäse {m}
cat {n} (spiteful woman) SEE: bitch ::
cat {n} (type of boat) SEE: catboat ::
cat {n} (type of fish) SEE: catfish ::
cat {n} (cat-o'-nine-tails) SEE: cat-o'-nine-tails ::
cat {n} (domestic species) :: [♂♀] Katze {f}, [♂] Kater {m}, [♀] Kätzin {f}, Pantoffeltiger {m} [humorous]
cat {n} (member of the suborder (or superfamily) Feliformia (Feloidea), "cat-like" carnivorans) :: Katzenartige {m}, Katzenartige {f}, Katzenartigen {p}, Feliformia {p}, Feloidea {p}
cat {n} (member of the family Felidae) :: Katze {f}, Felide {m}, Felide {f}, Feliden {p}, Felidae {p}
cat {n} (member of the subfamily Felinae) :: Kleinkatze {f}, Feline {m}, Feline {f}, Felinen {p}, Felinae {p}
cat {n} (member of the subfamily Pantherinae) :: Großkatze {f}, [Switzerland, Liechtenstein] Grosskatze {f}, Pantherine {m}, Pantherine {f}, Pantherinen {p}, Pantherinae {p}
cat {n} (member of the extinct subfamily Machairodontinae) :: Säbelzahnkatze {f}, Machairodontine {m}, Machairodontine {f}, Machairodontinen {p}, Machairodontinae {p}
catabolism {n} (destructive metabolism) :: Katabolismus {m}
catachresis {n} ((rhetoric) bad metaphor or trope) :: Katachrese {f}
cataclysm {n} (sudden, violent event) :: Kataklysmus {m}
cataclysmic {adj} (of or pertaining to a cataclysm) :: katastrophal, verheerend, dramatisch
catacomb {n} (underground system of tunnels and chambers with recesses for graves) :: Katakombe {f}
catafalque {n} (platform to display or convey a coffin) :: Katafalk {m}
Catalan {n} (person from Catalonia) :: Katalane {m}, Katalanin {f}
Catalan {prop} (language of Catalonia) :: Katalanisch {n}
Catalan {adj} (Of or pertaining to Catalonia) :: katalanisch
Catalanness {n} (identification or conformity with Catalan values and customs) :: Katalanischkeit {f}
catalectic {adj} (all senses) :: katalektisch
catalepsy {n} (catalepsy) :: Katalepsie {f}
catalogue {n} (a systematic list of names, books, pictures etc.) :: Katalog {m}, Liste {f}
catalogue {n} (a complete list of items) :: Katalog {m}, Liste {f}, Verzeichnis {n}
catalogue {n} (a list of all the publications in a library) :: Verzeichnis {n}, Liste {f}
catalogue {n} (a university calendar) :: Katalog {m}, Programm {n}
catalogue {v} (to put into a catalogue) :: katalogisieren
catalogue {v} (to make a catalogue of) :: katalogisieren
catalogue {v} (to add to an existing catalogue) :: katalogisieren
Catalonia {prop} (autonomous community in Spain) :: Katalonien {n}
Catalonian {adj} (Catalan) SEE: Catalan ::
Catalonian {n} (Catalan) SEE: Catalan ::
catalysis {n} (chemistry: the increase of the rate of a chemical reaction induced by a catalyst) :: Katalyse {f}
catalyst {n} (substance which increases the rate of a chemical reaction without being consumed in the process) :: Katalysator {m}
catalyst {n} (catalytic converter) SEE: catalytic converter ::
catalytic {adj} (of, or relating to catalysts) :: katalytisch
catalytic converter {n} (a chamber which oxidises carbon dioxide from exhaust gases) :: Katalysator {m}
catalyzer {n} (that which catalyzes) :: Katalysator {m}
catamaran {n} (twin-hulled boat) :: Katamaran {n}
catamite {n} (catamite) :: Lustknabe {m}
cat and mouse {n} (two keeping check on one another) :: Katz-und-Maus-Spiel {n}
Catania {prop} (capital of Catania) :: Catania {n}
catapult {n} (slingshot) SEE: slingshot ::
catapult {n} (device for launching large objects) :: Katapult {n}
catapult {v} (to fire a missile from a catapult) :: katapultieren
catapult {v} (to increase the status rapidly) :: katapultieren
cataract {n} (waterfall) :: Katarakt {m}
cataract {n} (opacity of the lens in the eye) :: Katarakt {m}, Grauer Star {m}
catarrh {n} (inflammation of the mucous membranes) :: Katarr {m}
catastrophe {n} (any large and disastrous event of great significance) :: Katastrophe {f}, Unglück {n}
catastrophe {n} (disaster beyond expectations) :: Katastrophe {f}
catastrophe {n} (Ancient Greek tragedies: the solution of the plot) :: Katastrophe {f}
catastrophic {adj} (of or pertaining to a catastrophe) :: Katastrophen-
catastrophic {adj} (disastrous; ruinous) :: katastrophal
catastrophically {adv} (in a catastrophic manner) :: katastrophal
catatonia {n} (severe psychiatric condition) :: Katatonie {f}
catatonic {adj} (of, relating to, or suffering from catatonia) :: katatonisch
catboat {n} (type of boat) :: Catboot {m}
cat café {n} (café with domestic cats) :: Katzencafé {n}
catcall {n} (shout or whistle expressing dislike) :: Buhruf {m}, Schmähruf {m}, Pfiff {m}, Auspfeifen {n}, Ausbuhen {n}
catcall {v} (make such an exclamation) :: buhen, ausbuhen, pfeiffen, auspfeiffen
catch {n} (the act of catching a ball) :: Fang {m}
catch {n} (a find, in particular a boyfriend/girlfriend) :: Fang {m}
catch {n} (a hidden difficulty, especially in a deal or negotiation) :: Haken {m}
catch {n} (that which is captured or caught) :: Fang {m}
catch {v} (to capture or snare) :: fangen
catch {v} (to intercept an object in the air etc. ) :: fangen
catch {v} (to contract a disease or illness) :: einfangen
catch {v} (to perceive and understand ) :: verstehen, begreifen
catch {v} (to reach in time to leave ) :: bekommen, [colloquial] erwischen
Catch-22 {n} (difficult situation) :: Zwickmühle {f}, Dilemma {n}, Teufelskreis {m}, Sackgasse {f}, ausweglose Situation {f}
catch a buzz {v} (start to get drunk) :: antrinken, ansaufen
catch a cold {v} (contract a cold) :: sich erkälten
catch-all {n} (used to hold, include, or describe a broad range of things) :: Sammelplatz {m}, Auffangbecken {n}, Sammel-, Sammelbegriff (catchall phrase oder term) {m}, Sammelbecken {n}
catcher {n} (that which catches) :: Fänger {m}
catcher {n} (baseball player who receives pitches) :: Catcher {m}, Catcherin {f}, Fänger {m}, Fängerin {f}
catch fire {v} (become engulfed in flames) :: Feuer fangen, entflammen
catchment {n} (any structure or land feature which catches and holds water) :: Einzugsgebiet {n}, Niederschlagsgebiet {n}, Wassereinzugsgebiet {n}
catchment {n} (catchment area) SEE: catchment area ::
catchment area {n} (area from which water drains) SEE: drainage basin ::
catchment area {n} (area served by a local institution) :: Einzugsgebiet {n}
catchment basin {n} (region) :: Stausee {m}
catch one's breath {v} (to take a break, or rest while doing a strenuous activity) :: verschnaufen
catchphrase {n} (a group of words) :: geflügelte Worte {n-p}
catchpole {n} :: Gerichtsdiener {m}
catch sight of {v} (to glimpse) :: wahrnehmen
catch up {v} (To reach something that had been ahead) :: einholen
catch up {v} :: nachholen; rauskriegen
catchword {n} (word that repeats the first word on the following page) :: Kustos {m}
catchy {adj} (instantly appealing and memorable) :: einprägsam, packend, eingängig
catechesis {n} (religious instruction) :: Katechese {f}
catechism {n} (book summarizing the principles of Christianity) :: Katechismus {m}
catechist {n} :: Katechet {m}, Katechetin {f}
catechize {v} (to question at length) :: ausgiebig befragen, gründlich ausfragen
catecholamine {n} (any of a class of aromatic amines) :: Katecholamine, Catecholamine
categorical {adj} (absolute; having no exception) :: kategorisch
categorical imperative {n} (fundamental ethical principle) :: kategorischer Imperativ {m}, categorischer Imperativ {m}
categorization {n} (the process of sorting or arranging things into categories or classes) :: Kategorisierung {f}
categorize {v} (to assign a category) :: kategorisieren
category {n} (group) :: Kategorie {f}
category {n} (collection in math) :: Kategorie {f}
category theory {n} (branch of mathematics) :: Kategorientheorie {f}
catenaccio {n} (system of defensive play) :: Catenaccio {m}
catenary {n} (curve of a flexible chain) :: Kettenlinie {f}
catenary {n} (power lines above tracks) :: Oberleitung {f}
cater-corner {adv} (diagonally across) :: schräg gegenüber
cater-cousin {n} (bosom friend) SEE: bosom friend ::
catering {n} (the business of providing food and related services) :: Verpflegung {f}, Nahrungsversorgung {f}
caterpillar {n} (larva of a butterfly) :: Raupe {f}
caterpillar {n} (vehicle with a caterpillar track) :: Raupe {f}, Raupenfahrzeug {n}
caterpillar track {n} (continuous track in the form of steel or rubber belt) :: Raupenkette {f}, Gleiskette {f}
caterwaul {n} (noisy quarrel, particularly of cats) :: Katzenjammer {m}
catfish {n} (type of fish, see also: sheatfish) :: Wels {m}, Katzenwels {m}
cat flap {n} (small hinged panel cut into a door where a cat can come in) :: Katzenklappe {f}, Katzentür {f}
cat-flap {n} (cat flap) SEE: cat flap ::
cat food {n} (type of food formulated for the feeding of cats) :: Katzenfutter {n}
catgirl {n} (female character with feline characteristics) :: Katzemädchen {f}
cat got someone's tongue {phrase} (why are you not saying anything?) :: hast du die Sprache verloren? / haben Sie die Sprache verloren? (did you lose your speech/language?)
Cathar {n} (a member of Christian sect) :: Katharer {m}, Katharerin {f}
catharsis {n} (in drama, a release of emotional tension) :: Katharsis {f}
catharsis {n} (any release of emotional tension) :: Katharsis {f}
cathartic {adj} (purgative; inducing catharsis) :: erlösend, kathartisch, abführend
cathartic {n} (a laxative) :: Abführmittel {n}
cathead {n} (nautical: heavy piece of timber for holding an anchor in position) :: Kranbalken {m}
cathedral {n} (principal church of a bishop's diocese) :: Kathedrale {f}, Dom {m}
Catherine {prop} (female given name) :: Katharina {f}
catheter {n} (small tube inserted into a body cavity) :: Katheter {m}
cathetus {n} (either of the sides of a right triangle other than its hypotenuse) :: Kathete {f}
cathode {n} (electrode through which current flows outward) :: Kathode {f}, Minuspol
cathode dark space {n} (dark space in a glow discharge between the cathode glow and the negative glow) :: hittorfscher Dunkelraum {m}
cathode ray tube {n} (vacuum tube that displays images) :: Kathodenstrahlröhre {f}, Braun'sche Röhre {f}
Catholic {adj} (of the Western Christian church, as differentiated from the Orthodox church) :: katholisch
Catholic {adj} (of the Roman Catholic church) :: katholisch
Catholic {n} (member of a Catholic church) :: Katholik {m}, Katholikin {f}
Catholic Church {n} (24 particular churches in full communion with the Pope as the Bishop of Rome) :: Katholische Kirche {f}
catholicism {n} (state of being catholic, universal) :: Katholizismus, Katholizismus {n}
Catholicism {n} (faiths, practices and doctrines of a Catholic Church) :: Katholizismus {m}
catholicity {n} (Catholicism) SEE: Catholicism ::
catholicity {n} (the quality of being catholic, universal or inclusive) :: Katholizität {f}, Katholikentum {n}
Catholicize {v} (make Catholic) :: katholisieren, katholisch machen
Catholicize {v} (become Catholic) :: zum Katholizismus konvertieren, katholisch werden
catholicos {n} (high-ranking bishop or patriarch) :: Katholikos {m}
cation {n} (a positively charged ion) :: Kation {n}
cation exchange {n} :: Kationenaustausch {m}
catkin {n} (botany: a type of inflorescence) :: Kätzchen {n}
catlike {adj} (resembling a cat) :: katzenhaft
cat litter {n} (grit used in a cat's toilet tray) SEE: kitty litter ::
cat meat {n} (cat eaten as meat) :: Katzenfleisch {n}
catmint {n} (catnip) SEE: catnip ::
catnap {n} (a brief, light sleep) :: Nickerchen {n}
catnip {n} (plants of the genus Nepeta, family Lamiaceae) :: Katzenminze {f}
catnip {n} (specific species which causes intoxication among cats) :: Katzenminze {f}, Echte Katzenminze
catoblepas {n} (mythological creature) :: Katoblepas {m}
cat-o'-nine-tails {n} (whip) :: neunschwänzige Katze {f}
cat's ear {n} :: Ferkelkraut {n}
cat's eye {n} (retroreflective device placed on a road surface) :: Katzenauge {f}
catshark {n} (catshark) :: Katzenhai {m}
catsitter {n} (one who takes care of cats when the owner is absent) :: Katzensitter {m}, Katzensitterin {f}
cat's tongue {n} (chocolate confectionery) :: Katzenzunge
cattail {n} (any of several perennial herbs of the genus Typha) :: Rohrkolben {m}
cattish {adj} (catlike) :: katzenhaft
cattish {adj} (sly and spiteful) :: boshaft, falsch, gehässig
cattle {n} (domesticated bovine animals) :: Kühe {f-p}, Rinder {n-p}, Rindvieh {n}
cattle {n} (certain other livestock) :: Vieh {n}
cattle {n} (pejorative: people who resemble cattle in behavior or destiny) :: Rindvieh {n}, Vieh {n}
cattle egret {n} (cattle egret) :: Kuhreiher {m}
cattleman {n} (man who raises or tends cattle) :: Vieherbauer, Viehtender
cattle prod {n} (stick designed to goad animals) :: Viehtreiber {m}, Viehstock {m}, Viehtreiberstock {m}
catty {adj} (spiteful) :: zickig, boshaft, gehässig, stutenbissig
catwalk {n} (nautical: elevated enclosed passage providing access fore and aft from the bridge) :: Laufsteg {m}
catwalk {n} (narrow elevated stage on which models parade) :: Laufsteg {m}
Caucasian {adj} (pertaining to the Caucasus region or people) :: kaukasisch
Caucasian {n} (native of the Caucasus region) :: Kaukasier {m}, Kaukasierin {f}
Caucasian {n} (member of Caucasian race) :: Europide {m}, Weißer {m} [indef.], Weiße {m} {f} [m. def, f. def. and indef.]
Caucasian shepherd {n} :: Kaukasischer Schäferhund
Caucasian zelkova {n} (species of tree) :: Kaukasische Zelkove {f}
Caucasoid {adj} :: kaukasoid
Caucasoid {n} (a person with Caucasoid characteristics) :: Europider {m}, Europide {f}, Kaukasier {m}
Caucasology {n} (the historical, linguistic or geopolitical studies of Caucasus region) :: Kaukasiologie
Caucasus {prop} (geographic region) :: Kaukasus {m}
caucus {n} (a meeting of party members) :: Wahlausschuss {m}
caucus {n} (a grouping of all members of a legislature representing the same party) :: Fraktion {f}, Parlamentsgruppierung {f}
caudal {adj} (pertaining to the tail) :: kaudal, schwanzartig
caudal fin {n} (the tailfin of a fish and other aquatic vertebrates) :: Schwanzflosse {f}, Afterflosse {f}
caul {n} (part of the amniotic sac which sometimes shrouds a baby’s head at birth) :: Glückshaube {f}
cauldron {n} (large bowl-shaped pot) :: Kessel {m}
cauliflower {n} (Vegetable) :: Blumenkohl {m}, [Austria] Karfiol {m}
cauliflower {n} (Edible head of a cauliflower plant) :: Blumenkohl {m}, Karfiol {m}
cauliflower ear {n} (swollen and deformed outer ear) :: Blumenkohlohr {n}
caulk {v} (to seal joints with caulk) :: kalfatern
caulker {n} (A person who caulks various structures (as ships) and certain types of piping) :: Kalfaterer {m}
causal {adj} (of, relating to or being a cause of something) :: kausal, ursächlich
causalism {n} (social system) :: Kausalismus
causality {n} (agency of cause) :: Kausalität {f}
causality {n} (cause and consequence relationship) :: Ursache und Wirkung
causate {v} (cause) SEE: cause ::
causation {n} (the act of causing) :: Ursache {f}
causation {n} (causality) SEE: causality ::
causative {n} (linguistics) :: Kausativ {n}
cause {n} (source or reason of an event or action) :: Ursache {f}, Anlass {m}, Grund {m}
cause {n} (goal, aim, principle) :: Sache {f}
cause {v} (to set off an event or action) :: verursachen, auslösen
cause and effect {n} (causation) SEE: causation ::
cause and effect {n} (causality) SEE: causality ::
cause of death {n} (official cause of a human death) :: Todesursache {f}
causeway {n} (raised roadway) :: Damm {m}, Dammweg {m}, Dammstraße {f}, Fahrdamm {m}, Bahndamm {m}
caustic {adj} (capable of destroying organic tissue) :: zersetzend, beißend
caustic {adj} (severe; satirical; sharp) :: scharf, beißend, bissig, ätzend, sarkastisch
caustic {n} (substance which burns, corrodes or destroys organic tissue) :: Ätzmittel {n}
caustic {n} (envelope of reflected or refracted rays of light for a given surface or object) :: Kaustik {f}
caustic {n} (envelope of reflected or refracted rays for a given curve) :: Kaustik {f}
caustic {n} (caustic soda) SEE: caustic soda ::
caustic soda {n} (sodium hydroxide) :: Ätznatron {n}, kaustisches Soda {n} {f}
cauterize {v} (burn tissue) :: kauterisieren
caution {n} (precept or warning against evil or danger) :: Warnung {f}, Vorsicht {f}
caution {n} (careful attention, prudence) :: Vorsicht {f}, Achtsamkeit {f}, Behutsamkeit {f}
caution {n} (security; guaranty; bail) :: Kaution {f}
caution {v} (to warn) :: warnen, verwarnen
cautious {adj} (careful) :: vorsichtig, zaghaft, behutsam
cautiously {adv} (in a cautious manner) :: vorsichtig
cavalcade {n} (company of riders) :: Kavalkade {f}, Reiterzug {m}
cavalcade {n} (parade) :: Reiterzug {m}, berittener Zug {m}, Kavalkade {f}
cavalier {n} (sprightly military man) :: Kavalier {m}
cavalier {n} (well mannered man; a gentleman) :: Kavalier {m}
cavalry {n} (military service that fights with riding horses) :: Reiterei {f}, Kavallerie {f}
cavalry {n} (an individual unit of cavalry) :: Kavallerie {f}
cavalryman {n} (a soldier in the cavalry) :: Kavallerist {m}, Reiter {m}
Cavan {prop} (county in the Republic of Ireland) :: Cavan
Cavan {prop} (town in County Cavan) :: Cavan
cavatina {n} (An operatic song in slow tempo) :: Kavatine {f}
cave {n} (large, naturally occurring cavity formed underground) :: Höhle {f}
cave {interj} (beware!) :: Achtung
caveat {n} (warning) :: Vorbehalt {m}, Warnung
caveat {n} (qualification or exemption) :: Ausnahme {f}, Vorbehalt {m}
caveat {n} (notice requesting a postponement of a court proceedings) :: Einspruch {m}, Widerspruch {m}
cave bear {n} (Ursus spelaeus) :: Höhlenbär {m}
cave cricket {n} (Member of Rhaphidophoridae) :: Höhlenschrecke {f}
cave dweller {n} (prehistoric human who lived in caves) :: Höhlenbewohner {m}
cave lion {n} (Panthera leo spelaea) :: Höhlenlöwe {m}
caveman {n} (early humans or related species) :: Höhlenmensch {m}
cavern {n} (large cave) :: große Höhle {f}, Grotte {f}
cavern {n} (underground chamber) :: (manmade) Kaverne {f}
cavesson {n} (part of a horse's bridle) :: Kappzaum {m}
caviar {n} (roe of the sturgeon or other large fish (black caviar)) :: Kaviar {m}
caviar spoon {n} (shallow small spoon for eating caviar) :: Kaviarlöffel {m}
cavil {v} (to criticise for petty or frivolous reasons) :: nörgeln, kritteln, schikanieren
cavity {n} (hole or hollow depression) :: Hohlraum, Gravur, Aushöhlung, Loch
cavity {n} (hollow area within the body) :: Höhle {f}
cavity {n} (hole and soft area in tooth caused by caries) :: Karies {f}, Loch {n} [colloquial]
cavity resonator {n} :: Hohlraumresonator {n}
cavort {v} (move/play boisterously) :: herumtollen, herumtanzen
cavy {n} (guinea pig) SEE: guinea pig ::
caw {n} (cry of a crow) :: Gekrächze {n}, Krächzen {n}
caw {v} (to make the cry of a crow, rook, or raven) :: krächzen
Cayenne {prop} (capital of French Guiana) :: Cayenne {n}
cayenne pepper {n} (spice) :: Cayennepfeffer {m}
Caymanian {adj} (of the Cayman Islands) :: der Kaimaninseln
Caymanian {n} (person from the Cayman Islands) :: der Kaimaninseln
Cayman Islands {prop} (British territory in the Caribbean) :: Kaimaninseln {f-p}
CCTV {n} (closed circuit television) :: Videoüberwachungsanlage {f}
CD {n} (abbreviation of compact disc, see also: compact disc) :: CD {f}
CD burner {n} (CD burner) :: CD-Brenner {m}
CD player {n} (CD player) :: CD-Spieler {m}
CE {prop} (Common/Current/Christian Era) :: n. Chr. (nach Christus, nach Christo), n. Chr. Geb., n. Chr. G. [nach Christi Geburt], n. d. Z. (nach der Zeitrechnung), n. u. Z., u. Z. ((nach) unserer Zeitrechnung)
cease {v} (intransitive) :: aufhören
cease {v} (transitive) :: aufhören, einstellen
cease and desist {v} (stop and not resume an action) :: hören Sie auf und verzichten Sie
cease-fire {n} (in warfare, an agreed end to hostilities for a specific purpose) :: Waffenstillstand {m}, Feuerpause {f}
ceaseless {adj} (without an end) :: endlos
Cebu {prop} (island in central Philippines) :: Cebu, Zebu
Cebuano {n} (language) :: Cebuano
Cecilia {prop} (female given name) :: Cäcilie
Cecina {prop} (town in the province of Livorno) :: Cecina {n}
cedar {n} (coniferous tree in genus Cedrus) :: Zeder {f}
cedar {n} (coniferous tree in family Cupressaceae) :: Zypressengewächs {n}
cedar {n} (aromatic wood) :: Zeder {f}, Zedernholz {n}
cede {v} (give up) :: abtreten, zedieren
cedilla {n} (mark placed under the letter c) :: Cedille {f}
ceil {n} (ceiling) SEE: ceiling ::
ceiling {n} (upper limit of room) :: Decke {f}
ceiling fan {n} (fan fixture on a ceiling) :: Deckenventilator {m}
celadon {n} (ceramic with pale green glaze) :: Seladon {m}
celandine {n} (greater celandine) :: Schöllkraut {n}
celebrant {n} (person who officiates at a religious ceremony) :: Priester {m}, Prediger {m}
celebrant {n} (person who conducts formal ceremonies) :: Festredner {m}
celebrant {n} (person who is celebrating something) :: Feiernder
celebrate {v} (extol or honour in a solemn manner) :: feiern, zelebrieren
celebrate {v} (honour by rites, ceremonies, etc.) :: feiern, zelebrieren, halten
celebrate {v} (to engage in joyful activity in appreciation of an event) :: feiern
celebrate {v} (perform or participate in) :: feiern, zelebrieren
celebrated {adj} (famous or widely praised) :: gefeiert
celebration {n} (formal performance of a solemn rite) :: Feier {f}
celebration {n} (social gathering for entertainment and fun) :: Feier {f}, Fest {n}
celebratory {adj} (In the manner of, or forming part of, a celebration) :: feierlich, festlich, Feier-
celebrity {n} (famous person) :: berühmte Person {f}, Prominenter {m}, Prominente {f}, [colloquial] Promi {m} {f}, Star {m}, Berühmtheit {f}, Celebrity {f}, Zelebrität {f}, Bekanntheit {f}
celebrity {n} (fame) :: Berühmtheit {f}, Bekanntheit {f}
celeriac {n} (form of celery) :: Knollensellerie {f}
celery {n} (herb) :: Sellerie {m}
celery {n} (the stalks of this herb) :: Staudensellerie {m}, Stangensellerie {m}
celesta {n} (musical instrument) :: Celesta {f}
celestial {adj} (relating to heaven (religious)) :: himmlisch
celestial {adj} (relating to sky) :: Himmels-
celestial body {n} (natural object beyond Earth's atmosphere) :: Himmelskörper {m}
celestial equator {n} (great circle) :: Himmelsäquator {m}
celestial sphere {n} (abstract sphere of infinite radius) :: Himmelskugel {f}
celestine {n} (mineral) :: Coelestin {m}
celibacy {n} (state of being unmarried) :: Zölibat {m} {n}
celibacy {n} (abstaining from sexual relations) :: Zölibat {m} {n}, Keuschheit {f}
celibate {adj} (unmarried) :: ehelos, unverheiratet, keusch, [religion] zölibatär, sexuell enthaltsam
celibate {n} (person who is not married) :: Unverheirateter {m}, Unverheiratete {f}, Junggeselle {m}, Junggesellin {f}, [religion] Zölibatär {m}, Zölibatärin {f}
Celine {prop} (female given name) :: Celina {f}, Celine {f}
cell {n} (component of an electrical battery) :: Zelle {f}, Batteriezelle {f}
cell {n} (room in a prison for containing inmates) :: Zelle {f}, Haftraum {m}
cell {n} (room in a monastery for sleeping one person) :: Zelle {f}, Mönchszelle {f}
cell {n} (small group of people forming part of a larger organization) :: Zelle {f}
cell {n} (basic unit of a living organism) :: Zelle {f}
cell {n} (informal: a cellular telephone, see also: mobile phone) :: Handy {n}
cellar {n} (underground space) :: Keller
cellar door {n} (door leading to a cellar) :: Kellertür {f}
cell cycle {n} (life cycle of eukaryotic cells) :: Zellzyklus {m}
cell division {n} (a process by which a cell divides into two cells) :: Zellteilung {f}
cellist {n} (person who plays the cello) :: Cellist {m}, Cellistin {f}
cell line {n} (cells that are genetically identical) :: Zelllinie {f}
cell membrane {n} (semipermeable membrane surrounding the cytoplasm of a cell) :: Zellmembran {f}
cell nucleus {n} (cytology: large organelle found in cells) SEE: nucleus ::
cello {n} (musical instrument) :: Cello {n}, Violoncello {n}
cellophane {n} (the transparent plastic film) :: Cellophan {n}, Zellglas {n}
cellophane noodle {n} (type of transparent Asian noodle) :: Glasnudel {f}
cell phone {n} (mobile phone) SEE: mobile phone ::
cell theory {n} (scientific theory) :: Zelltheorie {f}
cellular {n} (mobile phone) SEE: mobile phone ::
cellular {adj} (of, relating to, consisting of, or resembling a cell or cells) :: Zell-, zellulär
cellular phone {n} (mobile phone) SEE: mobile phone ::
celluloid {n} (variety of thermoplastics) :: Zelluloid {n}, Celluloid {n}
cellulose {n} (the polysaccharide cellulose) :: Zellulose {f}, Cellulose {f}, Zellstoff {m}
cell wall {n} (thick layer around cells of plants, fungi, and algae) :: Zellwand {f}
Celsius {adj} (related to a metric scale of temperature) :: Celsius {m}
Celt {prop} (ancient) :: Kelte {m}
Celtiberian {n} (person) :: Keltiberer {m}, Keltibererin {f}
Celtiberian {prop} (language) :: Keltiberisch {n}
Celtic {prop} (branch of languages) :: Keltisch {n}
Celtic {adj} (of the Celts; of the style of the Celts) :: keltisch
Celtic studies {n} (academic discipline) :: Keltologie {f}, Keltistik {f}
Celtology {n} (Celtic studies) SEE: Celtic studies ::
celtuce {n} (type of lettuce) :: Spargelsalat {m}
cembalo {n} (cembalo) SEE: harpsichord ::
cembra {n} (Pinus cembra) SEE: Swiss pine ::
cement {n} (a powdered substance) :: Zement {m}
cement {n} (the paste-like substance) :: Zementleim {f}, Zementmörtel {m}, Zementmasse {f}, Mörtel {m}
cement {n} (any material with strong adhesive and cohesive properties) :: Zement {m}, Bindemittel {n}, Klebstoff {f}, Kleber {m}, Klebelösung {f}, Kitt {f}
cement {v} (to affix with cement) :: zementieren
cement {v} (to make permanent) :: zementieren
cement copper {n} :: Zementkupfer {n}
cemented {adv} :: gekittet, verkittet, zementiert
cement mixer {n} (device to make concrete) :: Betonmischer {m}
cemetery {n} (a place where the dead are buried) SEE: graveyard ::
cendrée {n} (grey colour (noun)) :: eisenfarbe
Cenomanian {prop} :: Cenomanium
cenotaph {n} (monument to honor the dead whose bodies lie elsewhere) :: Ehrenmal {n}, Kenotaph {n}, Zenotaph {n}, Cenotaph {n}, Scheingrab {n}
Cenozoic {prop} (geological epoch) :: Känozoikum
censer {n} (religious ornamental container for burning incense) :: Duftrauchbrenner {m}, Weihrauchschwenker {m}
censor {n} (official responsible for removal of objectionable or sensitive content) :: Zensor {m}, Zensurin {f}
censor {n} (one who condemns or censors) :: Zensur {m}, Zensurin {f}
censor {n} :: Zensor {m}
censor {v} :: zensieren
censorship {n} (use of state or group power to control freedom of expression) :: Zensur {f}
censorware {n} (software or hardware used to filter content on the Internet) :: Zensur-Software
censurer {n} (censor) SEE: censor ::
census {n} (official count of members of a population) :: Zensus {m}, Volkszählung {f}, Befragung {f}, Bevölkerungszählung {f}, Zählung {f}
census {v} (collect a census) :: Zensus {m}
cent {n} (subunit of currency in US and elsewhere) :: Cent {m}
cent {n} (one-hundredth of a euro) :: Cent {m}
cent {n} (coin) :: Cent {m}
centaur {n} (mythical half-man, half-horse) :: Kentaur {m}, Zentaur {m}
Centaur {n} (Greek mythology) :: Zentaur {m}
Centaurus {prop} (spring constellation of the northern sky) :: Zentaur {m}
centenarian {adj} (being at least 100 yrs old) :: hundertjährig
centenarian {n} (one who is at least 100 years old) :: Hundertjährige {f}, Hundertjähriger {m}
centenary {n} (centennial) SEE: centennial ::
centenary {adj} (of, or pertaining to, or completing a period of 100 years) :: hundertjährig
centenier {n} (centurion) SEE: centurion ::
centennial {n} (100th anniversary) :: Hundertjahrfeier {f}, hundertster Jahrestag {m}
center {n} (point equidistant from all points on the perimeter of a circle) :: Zentrum {n}, Mitte {f}, Mittelpunkt
center {n} (point equidistant from all points on the surface of a sphere) :: Zentrum {n}, Mitte {f}, Mittelpunkt
center {n} (point on a line midway between the ends) :: Mitte {f}, Mittelpunkt {m}, Zentrum {n}
center {n} (point in the interior of figure with mean coordinates) :: Zentrum {n}, Mitte {f}
center {n} (place where a function or activity occurs) :: Zentrum {n}, Mitte {f}
center {n} (topic of particular importance) :: Drehpunkt {m}
center {n} (in basketball) :: Zenterspieler {m}, Stürmer {m}, Center {m}
center {n} (in ice hockey) :: Stürmer {m}
center {n} (in American and Canadian football) :: Center {m}
center {v} (cause to occupy the center) :: zenterieren, ansammeln, zentrieren
center {v} (cause something to have a value midway between extremes) :: zenterieren, ausmitteln
center {v} (concentrate on) :: konzenterieren, sammeln, konzentrieren
centi- {prefix} (10-2) :: zenti-
centilitre {n} (1/100 of a litre) :: Zentiliter {m}
Centimanes {n} (Hecatoncheires) SEE: Hecatoncheires ::
centime {n} (subunit of currency) :: Centime {m}
centimetre {n} (one-hundredth of a metre) :: Zentimeter {m}
centipede {n} (a segmented arthropod of class Chilopoda) :: Tausendfüßler {m}, Tausendfüßer {m} [rare, dated, or regional] Hundertfüßler {m}, Hundertfüßer {m}
central {adj} (being in the centre) :: zentral, mittig
central {adj} (being very important) :: zentral
central {adj} (having or containing the centre of something) :: zentral
Central Africa {prop} (region) :: Zentralafrika
Central African {n} (A person from Central Africa or of Central African descent) :: Zentralafrikaner {m}, Zentralafrikanerin {f}
Central African {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Central Africa or the Central African people) :: zentralafrikanisch
Central African Republic {prop} (country in Central Africa) :: Zentralafrikanische Republik
Central America {prop} (part of North America) :: Mittelamerika {n}, Zentralamerika {n}
Central Asia {prop} (smaller area of Central Asia) :: Zentralasien {n}
Central Asian Ovcharka {n} (dog breed) :: Mittelasiatischer Schäferhund
central bank {n} (the principal monetary authority of a polity) :: Zentralbank {f}, Notenbank {f}
central business district {n} (central area of a city) :: Innenstadt {f}, Stadtmitte {f}, Stadtzentrum {m}
Central Europe {prop} (geographical region in the center of Europe) :: Mitteleuropa {n}, Zentraleuropa {n}
Central European {adj} (Central European) :: zentraleuropäisch, mitteleuropäisch
Central German {n} :: Mitteldeutsch {n}
Central German {adj} :: mitteldeutsch
Central Germany {prop} (region in Germany) :: Mitteldeutschland
central heating {n} (heating system) :: Zentralheizung {f}
centralism {n} (system that centralizes) :: Zentralismus {m}
centralization {n} (the act or process of centralizing) :: Zentralisierung {f}
central nervous system {n} (that part of the nervous system comprising the brain, brainstem and spinal cord) :: Zentralnervensystem {n}
central processing unit {n} (part of a computer) :: Hauptprozessor {m}, CPU {f}
centre {n} (center) SEE: center ::
centre {v} (center) SEE: center ::
Centre {prop} (region) :: Centre {n}
centrepiece {n} (ornament to be placed in the centre) :: Herzstück {n}, Kernstück {n}
centrepiece {n} (central article or figure) :: Herzstück {n}, Kernstück {n}, Kern {m}
Centre-Val de Loire {prop} (region of France) :: Centre-Val de Loire
-centric {suffix} (having a specified number of centres) :: -zentrisch
centric {adj} (central) :: zentrisch
centrifugal force {n} (force) :: Zentrifugalkraft {f}
centrifuge {n} (device for separation of substances) :: Zentrifugal, Zentrifuge {f}
centrifuge {v} (to rotate something in a centrifuge in order to separate its constituents) :: zentrifugieren
centriole {n} (barrel shaped microtubule) :: Zentriol {n}
centripetal {adj} (directed or moving towards a centre) :: zentripetal
centripetal force {n} (the force on a rotating or orbiting body in the direction of the centre of rotation) :: Zentripetalkraft {f}
centrism {n} (moderate political philosophy) :: Zentrismus {m}
centrist {adj} (of, pertaining to, or advocating centrism) :: gemäßigt
centroid {n} (point at the centre of any shape) :: Zentroide
centromere {n} (region of a eukaryotic chromosome) :: Zentromer {n}
centrosome {n} (organelle that controls the organization of its microtubules) :: Zentrosom {n}
centurion {n} (commander of a century of soldiers) :: Centurio {m}, Zenturio {m}
century {n} (100 years) :: Jahrhundert {n}
century {n} (Roman army type unit) :: Zenturie {f}
century egg {n} (Chinese delicacy) :: hundertjähriges Ei {n}, tausendjähriges Ei {n} ["millennium egg"]
cep {n} (Boletus edulis) SEE: porcini ::
cepe {n} (Boletus edulis) SEE: porcini ::
cephalalgia {n} (headache) SEE: headache ::
cephalic {adj} (of or referring to the head) :: Kopf-
cephalothorax {n} (anatomy: fused head and thorax) :: Kopfbruststück {n}
Cephas {prop} (male given name) :: Kephas {m}
Cepheus {prop} (mythical husband of Cassiopeia) :: Kepheus {m}
Cepheus {prop} (constellation) :: Kepheus {m}
ceramic {adj} (of or pertaining to ceramic as material) :: keramisch
ceramic {n} (material) :: Keramik {f}
ceramics {n} (art) :: Keramik {f}
ceramics {n} (ceramics objects as a group) :: Keramik {f}
Cerberus {prop} (mythological three-headed dog) :: Zerberus {m}
cereal {n} (breakfast cereal) SEE: breakfast cereal ::
cereal {n} (type of grass) :: Getreide {n}; Korn {n}
cereal {n} (grains of such a grass) :: Getreide {n}; Korn {n}; Frucht {f}
cerebellum {n} (part of the hindbrain in vertebrates) :: Kleinhirn {m}
cerebral {adj} (of, or relating to the brain) :: zerebral, cerebral, zerebral-, Gehirn-, Hirn-, Cerebro-
cerebral {adj} (intellectual) :: intellektuell, geistig, kopfig
cerebral {adj} (retroflex) SEE: retroflex ::
cerebral cortex {n} (layer of the brain) :: Großhirnrinde {f}
cerebral palsy {n} (group of non-contagious conditions) :: Zerebralparese {f}
cerebrovascular accident {n} (loss of brain function) :: Schlaganfall {m}
cerebrum {n} (upper part of the brain) :: Großhirn {n}
ceremonial {adj} (of, relating to, or used in a ceremony) :: zeremoniell
ceremony {n} (ritual with religious significance) :: Zeremonie {f}, feierliche Handlung {f}, Ritual {n}
ceremony {n} (official gathering to celebrate) :: Feier {f}, Zeremonie {f}
Ceres {prop} (Roman goddess) :: Ceres {f}, Zeres {f}
Ceres {prop} (dwarf planet) :: Ceres {m}
cerite {n} (cerite) :: Cerit {n}
cerium {n} (chemical element) :: Cer {n}
certain {adj} (sure, positive, not doubting) :: gewiss, sicher
certain {adj} (not specifically named, indeterminate, indefinite) :: gewiss, irgendein
certain {determiner} (having been determined but not specified) :: bestimmt, gewiss
certainly {adv} (without doubt, surely) :: sicherlich, zweifellos, gewiss, freilich
certainly {adv} (emphatic affirmative answer) :: sicher, natürlich
certainty {n} (state of being certain) :: Gewissheit {f}
certificate {n} (a document containing a certified statement) :: Zertifikat {n}
certificate {n} (a document evidencing ownership or debt) :: Zertifikat {n}
certification {n} (act of certifying) :: Zertifizierung {f}
certify {v} (to attest as to) :: zertifizieren
cerulean {n} (sky blue) :: tiefblau; himmelblau
cerumen {n} (earwax) SEE: earwax ::
cerussite {n} (mineral) :: Cerussit {m}
cervical cancer {n} (cancer of the cervix) :: Zervixkarzinom {n}, Kollumkarzinom {n}, Gebärmutterhalskrebs {m}
cervical cap {n} (contraceptive device) :: Portiokappe {f}
cervical vertebra {n} (any of the seven vertebrae of the neck) :: Halswirbel
cervicitis {n} (inflammation of the cervix) :: Zervizitis {f}
cervix {n} (neck) SEE: neck ::
cervix {n} (neck-like part) SEE: neck ::
cervix {n} (lower, narrow portion of the uterus where it joins with the top end of the vagina) :: Cervix uteri {f}, Cervix {f}, Zervix {f}
cesarean section {n} (Caesarean section) SEE: Caesarean section ::
cessation {n} (a ceasing or discontinuance) :: Unterbrechung {f}
cessationism {n} (cessationism, see also: ) :: Cessationismus {m}
cessionary {n} (one who receives a cession) SEE: assignee ::
cesspit {n} (pit for sewage) :: Senkgrube {f}
cesspool {n} (place for sewage) :: Jauchegrube {f}, Jauchengrube {f}, Senkgrube {f}, Abfallgrube {f}, Güllegrube {f}, [South German] Odelgrube {f}
cesspool {n} (filthy place) :: Sumpf
c'est la vie {phrase} (such is life) SEE: such is life ::
cetology {n} (study of cetaceans) :: Walkunde, Walforschung
Cetus {prop} (winter constellation of the northern sky) :: Walfisch {m}
ceviche {n} (raw seafood cured by marination in an acidic medium) :: Ceviche {n}
Ceylon {prop} :: Ceylon {n}; also: Zeylon {n}, Ceylan {n}
cf. {v} (compare) :: vgl., cf., vergl.
CFP franc {n} (currency) :: CFP-Franc {m}
ch. {n} (abbreviation for chapter) :: Kap.
chabournéite {n} (a mineral) :: Chabournéit
Chach {prop} (former name of Tashkent) :: Tschatsch {n}
cha-cha {n} (ballroom dance) :: Cha-Cha-Cha {m}
chacha {n} (Georgian grape vodka) :: Tschatscha {f}
cha-cha-cha {n} (cha-cha) SEE: cha-cha ::
chad {n} (small pieces of paper punched out) :: Stanzrest {m}, Stanzabfall {m}
chad {n} (one of these pieces of paper) :: Stanzrest {m}, Stanzabfall {m}
Chad {prop} (country) :: Tschad
Chadian {adj} (pertaining to Chad) :: tschadisch
Chadian {n} (person from Chad) :: Tschader {m}, Tschaderin {f}
chador {n} (a loose robe worn by Muslim women) :: Tschador {m}
chaebol {n} (large, family-controlled Korean business conglomerate) :: Jaebeol
chafe {n} (heat excited by friction) :: Reibungswärme {f}
chafe {n} (injury or wear caused by friction) :: Schürfwunde {f}, Verschleiß {m}, Abnutzung {f}
chafe {n} (vexation; irritation of mind; rage) :: Ärger {m}, Verdruss {m}, Belästigung {f}, Wut {f}, Qual {f}, Beunruhigung {f}
chafe {v} (to excite passion or anger in) :: belästigen, ärgern, nervös machen, reizen, verärgern, aufregen, verdrießen, erregen, erzürnen, irritieren, anecken
chafe {v} (to fret and wear by rubbing) :: verschleißen, abnutzen, abreiben, abscheuern, scheuern
chafe {v} (to rub; to come together so as to wear by rubbing; to wear by friction) :: reiben, scheuern
chafe {v} (to be worn by rubbing) :: verschleißen, durchscheuern, abscheuern, abreiben, durchreiben
chafe {v} (to be vexed; to fret; to be irritated) :: irritieren, verärgern, bekümmern, plagen, belästigen, aufregen, quälen, beunruhigen
chaff {n} (inedible parts of grain plant) :: Spreu {f}, Spelze {f}
chaff {n} (loose material dropped from aircraft to interfere with radar) :: Düppel {p}
chaffer {n} (upper sieve of a cleaning shoe) :: Obersieb {n}
chaffinch {n} (bird) :: Buchfink {m}
Chagatai {prop} (second son of Genghis Khan) :: Tshagatai
chagrin {n} (distress from failure; vexation or mortification) :: Verdruss {m}, Leidwesen {n}
chagrin {v} (bother or vex; to mortify) :: verdrießen, verärgern, ärgern, stören
chai {n} (spiced black tea) SEE: masala chai ::
chain {n} (series of interconnected rings or links) :: Kette {f}
chain {n} (series of interconnected things) :: Kette {f}
chain {n} (series of stores or businesses with the same brand name) :: Kette {f}
chain {n} (number of atoms in a series, which combine to form a molecule) :: Kette {f}
chain {v} (to link together) :: ketten
chaincase {n} (guard around the chain of a bicycle) :: Kettenkasten {m}
chain drive {n} (transmission system) :: Kettengetriebe {n}
chained {adj} (bound with chains) :: angekettet (chained to something), gekettet, mit Ketten gefesselt
chained {adj} (computing: linked in a chain) :: verkettet
chain guard {n} (compartment that encloses the chain and sprocket assemblies of a bicycle) :: Kettenschutz {m}
chain letter {n} (a letter that is mailed successively to different recipients) :: Kettenbrief {m}
chainlink {n} (type of fencing) :: Maschendraht {m}
chain mail {n} (a flexible defensive armor) :: Kettenrüstung {f}, Kettenpanzer {m}
chain of command {n} (hierarchy in which one rank obeys the one above it) :: Befehlskette {f}, Dienstweg {m}
chain-of-responsibility pattern {n} :: Zuständigkeitskette {f}
chain reaction {n} (type of nuclear reaction) :: Kettenreaktion {f}
chain reaction {n} (series of events) :: Kettenreaktion {f}
chainring {n} (large forward ring on a bicycle) :: [one ring] Kettenblatt {n}
chainsaw {n} (saw with a power-driven chain) :: Kettensäge {f}, Motorsäge {f}
chain shot {n} (projectile consisting of two cannon balls linked by a chain) :: Kettenkugel {f}
chain smoker {n} (one who smokes continuously) :: Kettenraucher {m}
chain smoker {n} (one who habitually smokes a lot) :: Kettenraucher {m}
chain store {n} (retail outlet that is one of a group) :: Filiale {f}
chair {n} (furniture) :: Stuhl {m}
chair {v} (to act as chairperson) :: Vorsitz {m} führen
chair {n} (chairperson) SEE: chairperson ::
chair conformation {n} (chemical conformation) :: Sesselkonformation {f}
chairlift {n} (moving series of open seats) :: Sessellift {m}, Sesselbahn {f}
chairman {n} (person presiding over a meeting) :: Vorsitzender {m}, Vorsitzende {f}
chairperson {n} (a person who presides over a meeting, a board) :: Vorsitzender {m}, Vorsitzende {f}
chairwoman {n} (female chairperson) :: Vorsitzende {f}
chaise longue {n} (reclining chair with a long seat) :: Chaiselongue {f}
chakra {n} (spiritual energy nexuses) :: Chakra {n}
chalazion {n} (a cyst in the eyelid) :: Chalazion {n}, Hagelkorn {n}
chalcanthite {n} (mineral) :: Chalkanthit {m}
Chalcedon {prop} (town in Asia Minor) :: Chalkedon
chalcedony {n} (form of fine-grained quartz) :: Chalcedon
chalcocite {n} (cuprous sulfide) :: Chalkosin {m}
chalcopyrite {n} (mineral) :: Chalkopyrit {m}
Chaldean {adj} (of ancient Babylonia) SEE: Babylonian ::
Chaldean Catholic Church {prop} (an Eastern Catholic particular church) :: chaldäisch-katholische Kirche {f}
chalet {n} (wooden house) :: Chalet {n}
chalice {n} (large drinking cup) :: Kelch {m}
chalk {n} (a soft, white, powdery limestone) :: Kreide {f}
chalk {n} (a piece of chalk used for drawing and on a blackboard) :: Kreide {f}
chalk {n} (... prevent from falling when climbing) :: Magnesiapulver
chalk {n} (tailor's chalk) SEE: tailor's chalk ::
chalkboard {n} (slate board for writing on with chalk) :: Wandtafel {f}, Tafel {f}
challah {n} (traditional braided bread) :: Challa {f}
challenge {n} (that which encourages someone to do something they otherwise would not) :: Herausforderung {f}
challenge {n} (difficult task) :: Herausforderung {f}, (schwierige) Aufgabe {f}
challenge {v} (to invite someone to take part in a competition) :: herausfordern
challenge {v} (to dare someone) :: herausfordern
challenger {n} (one who challenges) :: Herausforderer {m}, Herausforderin {f}
Challenger Deep {prop} (deepest point in the world) :: Challengertief {n}
challenging {adj} (difficult; hard to do) :: anspruchsvoll, herausfordernd
Cham {prop} (town in Germany) :: Cham
Cham {prop} (town in Switzerland) :: Cham
chamade {n} (a signal sounded on a drum or trumpet inviting a parley) :: Schamade {f}
Chamaeleon {prop} (small circumpolar constellation of the southern sky) :: Chamäleon {n}
chamber {n} (bedroom) :: Raum {m}, Schlafzimmer {n}, Zimmer {n}, Kammer {f}, [archaic] Gemach {n}, [archaic] Schlafgemach {n}
chamber {n} (legislative body) :: [of the European Union] Plenarsaal {m}, Kammer {f}
chamber {n} (enclosed space similar to a room) :: Kammer {f}
chamber {n} (part of a firearm holding the round before firing) :: Kammer {f}
chamber {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot ::
chamberlain {n} (an officer in charge of managing the household of a sovereign) :: Kammerherr {m}, Kämmerer {m}
chambermaid {n} (a maid who handles the chores in a bedroom) :: Stubenmädchen {n}, Zimmermädchen {n}, Zimmerfrau {f}
chamber music {n} (chamber music) :: Kammermusik {f}
chamber of commerce {n} (community business association) :: Handelskammer {f}
chamber opera {n} :: Kammeroper {f}
chamber orchestra {n} (orchestra to play chamber music) :: Kammerorchester {n}
chamber pot {n} (a container used for urination and defecation, see also: urinal; chemical toilet) :: Nachttopf {m}
chameleon {n} (reptile) :: Chamäleon {n}
chamfer {n} (an angled relief or cut at an edge) :: Fase {f}, Abfasung {f}, Abschrägung {f}, Auskehlung {f}, Hohlrinne {f}, Schrägkante {f}, Schräge {f}, abgefaste Kante {f}, abgeschrägte Kante {f}, gebrochene Kante {f}, Schrägung {f}
chamfer {v} (to cut off the edge or corner of something; to bevel) :: fasen, abfasen, anfasen, anschrägen, abschrägen
chamfer {v} (to cut a groove in something) :: auskehlen, einkerben, furchen, rillen, nuten, einfurchen
chamfron {n} (armor) :: Rossstirn {f}
chamois {n} (A goat-like antelope) :: Gams {f}, Gemse {f}, Gämse {f}
chamois {n} (cloth) :: Sämischleder {n}
chamois leather {n} (suede leather) SEE: suede ::
champ {v} (to bite or chew) :: schmatzen
champagne {n} (sparkling white wine produced in Champagne) :: Champagner {m}
champagne {n} (any sparkling white wine) :: Sekt {m}
Champagne {n} (region of France) :: Champagne {f}
Champagne {n} (champagne) SEE: champagne ::
Champagne-Ardenne {prop} (region) :: Champagne-Ardenne {f}
champagne socialist {n} (false socialist) :: Toskana-Fraktion {f}, Salonsozialist {m}, Salonsozialistin {f}, Cüplisozialist {m} [Swiss], Cüplisozialistin {f} [Swiss], Cüpli-Sozialist {m} [Swiss], Cüpli-Sozialistin {f} [Swiss]
champansky {n} (imitation champagne) :: Champansky {m}
champ at the bit {v} (of horse: to bite the bit) :: auf dem Gebiss kauen
champ at the bit {v} (to show impatience when delayed) :: mit den Hufen scharren
champian {n} (field of inquiry or study) SEE: field ::
champian {n} (flat expanse of land) SEE: plain ::
champian {n} (species of landscape) SEE: plain ::
champian {n} (level open countryside) SEE: plain ::
champian {n} (battlefield) SEE: battlefield ::
champignon {n} (Agaricus bisporus) :: Champignon {m}
champion {n} (someone who has been winner in a contest) :: Sieger {m}, Siegerin {f}, Gewinner {m}, Gewinnerin {f}, Meister {m}, Meisterin {f}
championship {n} (competition to determine a champion) :: Meisterschaft {f}
championship {n} (position of champion, or winner) :: Meisterschaft {f}
Champions League {prop} (the highest-level European club football tournament) :: Champions League {f}, Championsleague {f}
chance {n} (an opportunity or possibility) :: Gelegenheit {f}, Möglichkeit {f}, Chance {f}
chance {n} (random occurrence) :: Zufall {m}
chance {n} (probability of something happening) :: Wahrscheinlichkeit {f}
chancel {n} (space around the altar in a church) :: Altarraum {m}
chancellery {n} (building) :: Kanzlei {f}, Kanzleramt {n}
chancellor {n} (senior secretary or official with administrative or legal duties, sometimes in charge of some area of government) :: Kanzler {m}, Kanzlerin {f}
chancellor {n} (head of government in some German-speaking countries) :: Bundeskanzler {m}, Bundeskanzlerin {f}, Kanzler {m}, Kanzlerin {f}, Reichskanzler {m}, Reichskanzlerin {f} [historical]
chancellor {n} (short for Chancellor of the Exchequer) SEE: Chancellor of the Exchequer ::
Chancellor of the Exchequer {prop} (minister responsible for governmental finances and treasury) :: Schatzkanzler {m}
chancellorship {n} (status of being a chancellor) :: Kanzlerschaft {f}
chances are {adv} (it is probable that) :: es ist wahrscheinlich
chandelier {n} (branched, often ornate, lighting fixture suspended from the ceiling) :: Kronleuchter {m}
chandler {n} (person who makes or sells candles) :: Kerzenmacher {m}, Kerzenmacherin {f}, Kerzenzieher {m}, Kerzenzieherin {f}, Lichtzieher {m}, Lichtzieherin {f}
change {v} (to become something different) :: sich ändern, sich verändern, sich wandeln
change {v} (to make something into something different) :: ändern, verändern, verwandeln
change {v} (to replace) :: wechseln, auswechseln
change {v} (to replace one's own clothing) :: sich umziehen, sich umkleiden
change {v} (to transfer to another vehicle) :: umsteigen
change {n} (the process of becoming different) :: Änderung {f}, Veränderung {f}, Wandel {m}
change {n} (small denominations of money given in exchange for a larger denomination) :: Wechselgeld {n}
change {n} (balance returned after a purchase) :: Rückgeld {n}
changeable {adj} (capable of being changed) :: änderbar, veränderlich
changeable {adj} (subject to sudden or frequent changes) :: wechselhaft, wandelbar
changeling {n} ((Mythology) an infant of a fairy, sprite or troll that the creature has secretly exchanged for a human infant) :: Wechselbalg {m} {n}, Wechselkind {n}, Kielkropf, Dickkopf
changelog {n} (log that records changes between versions) :: Änderungsprotokoll {n}, Changelog {n}
change management {n} (management of personnel transitioning) :: Veränderungsmanagement {n}
change of heart {n} (change of opinion) :: Sinneswandel {m}
change one's mind {v} (to decide differently than one had decided before) :: seine Meinung ändern, sich umentscheiden
changeroom {n} (changing room) :: Ankleideraum {m}, Umkleideraum {m}
Changhsingian {prop} :: Changhsingium
changing of the guard {n} (ceremony in which soldiers change shifts) :: Wachablösung {f}
changing room {n} (room in gym etc.) :: Ankleideraum {m}, Umkleideraum {m}, Umkleidekabine {f}
changing room {n} (room in shop) :: Anprobe {f}, Umkleidekabine {f}, Kabine {f}
changing table {n} (Small raised platform.) :: Wickeltisch {m}
Chang Jiang {prop} (Yangtze) SEE: Yangtze ::
channel {n} (narrow body of water between two land masses) :: Kanal {m}, Straße {f}, Meeresstraße {f}
channel {n} (broadcasting: specific radio frequency or band of frequencies) :: Kanal {m}
channel {n} (broadcasting: specific radio frequency or band of frequencies used for transmitting television) :: Kanal {m}
channel {v} (direct the flow) :: lenken, leiten, kanalisieren
channel {v} (assume personality of other person) :: nachmachen, nachahmen, nacheifern
channel hop {v} (zap) SEE: zap ::
Channel Islands {prop} (group of islands in the English Channel) :: Kanalinseln {f-p}
channelize {v} (To form a channel) :: kanalisieren
channelize {v} (To transmit through a channel) :: kanalisieren
channel surf {v} (zap) SEE: zap ::
Channel Tunnel {prop} (man-made tunnel) :: Eurotunnel {m}
chanoyu {n} (tea ceremony) SEE: tea ceremony ::
chanson {n} (French song) :: Chanson {n}
chansonnier {n} (singer of chansons) :: Chansonnier {m}
chanter {n} (the pipe of a bagpipe) :: Melodiepfeife {f}
chanterelle {n} (Cantharellus cibarius) :: Pfifferling {m}, Eierschwammerl {n}
chaos {n} (state of disorder) :: Unordnung {f}, Chaos {n}
chaos theory {n} (chaos theory) :: Chaosforschung {f}, Chaostheorie {f}
chaotic {adj} (filled with chaos) :: chaotisch
chaotic {adj} (extremely disorganized or in disarray) :: chaotisch
chaotically {adv} (In a chaotic manner) :: chaotisch
chap {n} (man or fellow) :: Kerl {m}, Typ {m}
chapel {n} (place of worship) :: Kapelle {f}
chaperon {v} (to accompany, to escort) :: begleiten, eskortieren
chaperon {v} (to mother) :: bemuttern
chaperon {n} (an adult who accompanies unmarried men or women) SEE: chaperone ::
chaperone {n} (older person who accompanies younger people to ensure good behaviour) :: Anstandsdame {f}, Anstandswauwau
chapka {n} (type of hat) :: Tschapka {f}
chaplain {n} (member of a religious body) :: Kaplan {m}, Kaplanin {f}, Seelsorger {m}, Seelsorgerin {f}, Gefängnisseelsorger {m} [prison], Gefängnisseelsorgerin {f} [prison], Krankenhausseelsorger {m} [hospital], Krankenhausseelsorgerin {f} [hospital]
Chapman's antshrike {n} (bird) :: Fahlflanken-Ameisenwürger {m}
chapter {n} (section in a book) :: Kapitel {n}, Abschnitt {m}
chapter {n} (an administrative division of an organization) :: Verband {m}, Ortsverband {m}, Sektion {f}
chapter house {n} (church building used as a meeting place) :: Kapitelsaal {m}
char {v} (to burn something to charcoal) :: ankohlen, verkohlen
char {v} (to burn slightly) :: ansengen, versengen
char {n} (a charred substance) :: Kohle {f}
char {n} (fish) :: Saibling {m}
char {n} (cleaning woman) :: Putzfrau {f}
character {n} (being in a story) :: Figur {f}, Person {f}
character {n} (distinguishing feature) :: Charakter {m}
character {n} (moral strength) :: Charakter {m}
character {n} (notable or eccentric person) :: Original {n}
character {n} (symbol for a sound or a word) :: Buchstabe {m}, Zeichen {n}, Schriftzeichen {n}
character {n} ((computing) basic element in a text string) :: Character, Zeichen {n}
character-based {adj} (using entities called objects) :: textbasiert
character encoding {n} (well-defined correspondence between text characters and numeric values) :: Zeichenkodierung {f}
characteriological {adj} (of or relating to characteriology) :: charakteriologisch
characteristic {adj} (being a distinguishing feature of a person or thing) :: charakteristisch, bezeichnend, kennzeichnend, typisch
characteristic {n} (distinguishing feature) :: Merkmal {n}, Eigenschaft {f}, Charakteristik {f}, Eigenart {f}; in grammar, of words: Charakterbuchstabe
characteristic {n} (integer part of a logarithm) :: Kennwert {n}, Kenngröße {f}, Charakteristik {f}
characteristic {n} (distinguishing features of a navigational light) :: Merkmal {n}, Eigenschaft {f}, Charakteristik {f}, Eigenart {f}
characteristic polynomial {n} (linear algebra) :: charakteristiches Polynom {n}
characterization {n} (act or process of characterizing) :: Charakterisierung {f}
characterize {v} (to depict someone or something a particular way) :: charakterisieren
characterize {v} (to determine the characteristics of) :: charakterisieren
characterless {adj} (having no distinguishing character or quality) :: charakterlos
characterlessness {n} (state or condition of being characterless; lack of character) :: Charakterlosigkeit {f}
character set {n} (set of characters in a character encoding) :: Zeichensatz
charade {n} (riddle) :: Scharade {f}, Silbenrätsel {n}, Versrätsel {n}
charade {n} (acted form of the earlier riddles) :: Scharade {f}, pantomimisches Rätsel {n}
charade {n} (absurd deception) :: Scharade {f}, Farce {f}, Affentheater {n}, Affenzirkus {m}, unwürdiges Schauspiel {n}
charade {n} (party game) SEE: charades ::
charades {n} (game) :: Scharade {f}, pantomimisches Ratespiel {n}
charbonnier {n} (charbonnier, Tricholoma portentosum) :: Schwarzfaseriger Ritterling {m}, Rußkopf {m}
charcoal {n} (substance) :: Holzkohle {f}
charcoal {n} (stick used for drawing) :: Kohle {f}
charcoal {adj} (colour) :: Holzkohle {f}
charcoal drawing {n} (charcoal drawing) SEE: charcoal ::
charcuterie {n} (cured meat, ready to be eaten) :: feine Fleisch- und Wurstwaren, Wurstdelikatessen, verzehrfertige Fleisch- und Wurstwaren, Charcuterie {f} [Switzerland]
chard {n} (Beta vulgaris subsp. cicla) :: Mangold {m}
Chardonnay {n} (wine) :: Chardonnay {m}
chargé d'affaires {n} (diplomat) :: Geschäftsträger {m}, Geschäftsträgerin {f}
charge {n} (load or burden) :: Last {f}
charge {n} (amount of money levied for a service) :: Entgelt {n}
charge {n} (electric charge) :: Ladung {f}
charge {n} (basketball: offensive foul) :: Rempeln {n}
charge {v} (to place a burden upon, to assign a duty) :: beauftragen, belasten, verpflichten, zuweisen
charge {v} (to assign a duty to) :: beauftragen, verpflichten, zuweisen, anweisen
charge {v} (to formally accuse of a crime) :: anklagen, beschuldigen
charge {v} (to demand payment) :: berechnen, in Rechnung stellen
charge {v} (to assign a debit to an account) :: buchen
charge {v} (to pay on account) :: belasten
charge {v} (to load equipment with material required for its use) :: laden, beladen, füllen, befüllen
charge {v} (to cause to take on an electric charge) :: aufladen
charge {v} (to add energy to) :: laden, aufladen
charge {v} (of a battery or device: to gain energy) :: laden, aufladen
charge {v} (to move forward forcefully) :: stürmen, vorwärtsstürmen, vorwärts pressen
charge {v} (military: to attack by moving forward quickly) :: bestürmen, vorstürmen
chargecard {n} (credit card) SEE: credit card ::
charger {n} (a device that charges or recharges) :: Ladegerät {n}
charging station {n} :: Stromtankstelle {f}
charging the mound {v} (baseball maneuver) :: Sturm auf den Hügel
chariot {n} (vehicle used in warfare) :: Streitwagen {m}
chariot {n} (carriage used for ceremonial or pleasure purposes) :: Triumphwagen {m}
charisma {n} (personal charm or magnetism) :: Ausstrahlung {f}, Charisma {n}
charismatic {adj} (of, related to, or having charisma) :: charismatisch
charismatic {adj} (of, related to, or being a member of a form of Christianity) :: charismatisch
charismatic {n} (member of the Charismatic Movement) :: Charismatiker {m}, Charismatikerin {f}
charitable {adj} (kind, generous) :: wohltätig, großzügig
charitable organization {n} (organization) :: [in Germany] Freie Wohlfahrtspflege {f}, FW {f}
charity {n} (Christian love) :: Nächstenliebe {f}
charity {n} (attitude) :: Nächstenliebe {f}
charity {n} (providing of goods or money) :: Wohltätigkeit {f}
charity {n} (organization) :: Wohltätigkeitsorganisation {f}
charity stamp {n} (type of postage stamp) SEE: semi-postal stamp ::
charivari {n} (cacaphonous noise, hubbub) SEE: cacophony ::
charlady {n} (woman who cleans houses and offices) SEE: charwoman ::
charlatan {n} (malicious trickster) :: Scharlatan {m}
charlatanism {n} (charlatanry) SEE: charlatanry ::
charlatanry {n} (state of being a charlatan) :: Scharlatanerie {f}
charlatanry {n} (act of a charlatan) :: Scharlatanerie {f}
Charlemagne {prop} (king of the Franks) :: Karl der Große {m}
Charleroi {prop} (city) :: Charleroi
Charles {prop} (given name) :: Karl
Charles's law {prop} (physical law stating the density of an ideal gas is inversely proportional to its temperature at constant pressure) :: erste Gesetz von Gay-Lussac {n}, Gay-Lussacsches Gesetz {n}, Gesetz von Charles {n}, Charlessches Gesetz {n}
Charles' Wain {prop} (bright circumpolar asterism of the northern sky) SEE: Big Dipper ::
Charlotte {prop} (female given name) :: Charlotte
charm {n} (something with magic power) :: Zauber {m}
charm {n} (quality of inspiring delight or admiration) :: Charme {m}
charming {adj} (pleasant, charismatic) :: charmant
Charon {prop} (a moon of Pluto) :: Charon {m}
chart {n} (map) SEE: map ::
chart {n} (graph) SEE: graph ::
chart {n} (table) SEE: table ::
chart {n} (navigator's map) :: Karte {f}
chart {n} (non-narrative presentation of data) :: Diagramm {n}, Schaubild {n}
chart {n} (ranked listing of competitors, as of recorded music) :: Hitliste {f}, Chart {m} {n}
chart {v} (draw a chart or map) :: zeichnen
chart {v} (draw or figure out a route or plan) :: zeichnen
chart {n} (diagram) SEE: diagram ::
charter {n} (document issued by some authority, creating a public or private institution, and defining its purposes and privileges) :: Charta {f}
charter {n} (document conferring rights and privileges on a person, corporation etc) :: Charta {f}
Chartism {prop} (a movement for political and social reform in the United Kingdom during the mid-19th century) :: Chartismus {m}
charwoman {n} (cleaning lady) :: Putzfrau {f}
chary {adj} (not disposed to give freely) SEE: frugal ::
chary {adj} (excessively particular or fussy about details) SEE: fastidious ::
Charybdis {prop} (Greek mythological monster) :: Charybdis {f}
chase {n} (hunt) SEE: hunt ::
chase {v} (to hunt) SEE: hunt ::
chase {n} (action of the verb "to chase") :: Verfolgung {f}, Jagd {f}
chase {n} (country estate) :: Jagdgebiet {n}, Jagdgrund {m}
chase {v} (to pursue, to follow at speed) :: jagen, verfolgen
chaser {n} (a person or thing (ship, plane, car, etc.) who chases) :: Jäger {m}, Jägerin {f}, Verfolger {m}, Verfolgerin {f}
chaser {n} (a mild drink consumed immediately after another drink of hard liquor) :: [informal] was zum Nachspülen, was zum Runterspülen {n}; [formal, non-idiomatic] Begleitgetränk {n}
chaser {n} (someone that follows logs out of the forest) :: Verfolger {m}
chaser {n} (someone who decorates metal by engraving or embossing) :: Gravierer {m}, Graviererin {f}
chaser {n} (a tool used for cutting the threads of screws) :: Gewindeschneider {m}
chasm {n} (gap) :: Abgrund {m}, Kluft {f}, Spalte {f}
chasm {n} (difference of opinion) :: Kluft {f}
chasma {n} (aurora) SEE: aurora ::
chasma {n} (long, narrow, steep-sided depression) :: Chasma
chassis {n} (base frame of motor vehicle) :: Chassis {n}, Fahrgestell {n}
chassis {n} (frame or housing containing electrical or mechanical equipment) :: Gehäuse {n}
chaste {adj} (modest) SEE: modest ::
chaste {adj} (abstaining from sexual intercourse) :: keusch
chaste {adj} (celibate) SEE: celibate ::
chaste {adj} (innocent) SEE: innocent ::
chaste {adj} (austere) SEE: austere ::
chasten {v} (discipline) SEE: discipline ::
chasten {v} (purify) SEE: purify ::
chastener {n} (one who chastens) SEE: punisher ::
chaste tree {n} (shrub) :: Mönchspfeffer {m}, Keuschbaum {m}
chastisement {n} (The act of chastising) :: Strafe {f}
chastity {n} (abstaining from sexual activity) :: Keuschheit {f}
chastity belt {n} (belt-like garment) :: Keuschheitsgürtel {m}
chastushka {n} (Russian or Ukrainian folk poem) :: Tschastuschka {f}
chasuble {n} (liturgical vestment) :: Kasel {f}
chat {v} (be engaged in informal conversation) :: [formal] sich unterhalten, [informal] plaudern, [dialectal] schwatzen, klönen
chat {v} (talk more than a few words) :: sich unterhalten, plaudern, schwatzen, klönen
chat {v} (exchange messages in real time) :: chatten
chat {n} (informal conversation) :: Schwatz {m}, Geplauder {n}
chat {n} (conversation to stop an argument or settle situations) :: Gespräch {n}
chat {n} (exchange of text or voice messages in real time) :: Chat {m}
chat {n} (bird in the subfamily Saxicolini) :: Schmätzer {f}
chatbot {n} :: Chatbot {m}
chateaubriand {n} (steak cut from a beef tenderloin) :: doppeltes Rindlendenstück {n}, Ochsenfilet {n}, Chateaubriand {n}
chatelaine {n} (chain or clasp worn at the waist by women) :: Chatelaine {f}
chattel {n} (tangible, movable property) :: Habe {f}, bewegliches Gut {n}
chattel paper {n} (document showing both monetary obligation and security interest) :: Verkehrspapier {n}
chatter {n} (talk, especially meaningless or unimportant talk) :: Geplapper {n}, Gequatsche {n}, Geschnatter {n}, Gequake {n}, Geschwätz {n}, Gequassel {n}
chatter {v} (talk idly) :: plaudern, schwatzen
chatterbox {n} (one who chats or talks to excess) :: Dampfplauderer {m}, Plaudertasche {f}, Quasselstrippe {f}, Schwätzer {m}, Schwätzerin {f}
Chattian {prop} (a subdivision of the Oligocene epoch) :: Chattium
chatty {adj} (chatting a lot or fond of chatting) :: geschwätzig, gesprächig
chat up {v} (talk in a charming manner) :: anquatschen
chat up {v} (attempt to establish a sexual relationship) :: anbaggern
chauffeur {n} (a person employed to drive a motor car) :: Chauffeur {m}, Chauffeurin {f}, Berufschauffeur {m}, Berufschauffeurin {f}, [Swiss German] Chauffeuse {f}, Schofför {m}, Schofförin {f}
chauffeur {v} (intransitive: to be, or act as a chauffeur) :: chauffieren
chauffeur {v} (transitive: to transport someone in a motor car) :: chauffieren, herumfahren [colloquial]
chauvinism {n} (excessive patriotism) :: Chauvinismus {m}, Hurrapatriotismus {m}, Hurra-Patriotismus {m}
chauvinism {n} (unwarranted bias) :: Chauvinismus {m}
chauvinist {adj} (pertaining to chauvinism) :: chauvinistisch
chauvinist {n} (chauvinist person) :: Chauvinist {m}, Chauvinistin {f}
chav {n} (relating to a youth from a working class background, aggressive with poor education) :: Asi {m}
chavender {n} (chub) SEE: chub ::
chavvy {adj} (chavvy) :: muchelig
chayote {n} (plant) :: Stachelgurke {f}
chayote {n} (fruit) :: Chayote {f}, Stachelgurke {f}
cheap {adj} (low and/or reduced in price) :: billig, preiswert, preisgünstig
cheap {adj} (of poor quality) :: billig
cheap {adj} (frugal, stingy) :: geizig
cheaply {adv} (in a cheap manner) :: billig
cheapskate {n} :: Geizkragen {m}
cheat {v} (violate rules to gain advantage) :: schwindeln, schummeln, überlisten
cheat {v} (being unfaithful) :: die Ehe brechen, betrügen, fremdgehen
cheat {v} (manage to avoid something) :: austricksen
cheat {n} (unfair advantage in a computer game) :: Cheat
cheater {n} (cheat) SEE: cheat ::
cheat sheet {n} (sheet of paper used to assist on a test) :: Spickzettel {m}, Schummelzettel {m}
Cheboksary {prop} (city) :: Tscheboksary {n}
Chechen {n} (A member of the Chechen people) :: Tschetschene {m}, Tschetschenin {f}
Chechen {prop} (language) :: Tschetschenisch {n}
Chechen {adj} (of or relating to the Chechen people) :: tschetschenisch
Chechens {prop} (ethnic group) :: Tschetschenen {m-p}
Chechnya {prop} (republic of Russia) :: Tschetschenien
check {n} (chess: when the king is directly threatened by an enemy piece) :: Schach {n}
check {n} (a mark like a v or sometimes x used as an indicator) :: Marke {f}, Markierung {f}
check {n} (a bill, particularly at a restaurant) :: Rechnung {f}
check {n} (a control, limit or stop) :: Kontrolle {f}, Untersuchung {f}, Überwachung {f}
check {n} (an inspection or examination) :: Kontrolle {f}, Untersuchung {f}, Überwachung {f}
check {v} (to inspect, examine) :: überprüfen, checken
check {v} (to verify the accuracy of a text or translation) :: gegenlesen
check {v} (to mark with a checkmark) :: abhaken, anhaken, ankreuzen, abchecken, (accept, sign off on) abzeichnen
check {v} (to control, limit, or halt) :: kontrollieren
check {v} (to verify or compare with a source of information) :: abgleichen, überprüfen
check {v} ((poker) to remain in the hand without betting) :: checken, schieben
check {n} (a checkered pattern) :: Karo {n}
check {n} (bank order) SEE: cheque ::
checkbook {n} (chequebook) SEE: chequebook ::
checkbox {n} (A place on a form that can be checked or not) :: Kontrollkästchen {n}
checkbox {n} ((graphical user interface): a feature on a webpage that can be marked or not) :: Kontrollbox {f}
checked exception {n} (an exception that has to be declared in the signature of the method that may raise it) :: überprüfte Ausnahme {f}
checkered {adj} (divided into squares) :: kariert, schachbrettartig
checkered {adj} (changeable) :: wechselvoll
checkers {n} (draughts) SEE: draughts ::
check in {v} (to record one's arrival) :: einchecken
check-in {n} (act of checking in) :: Check-in {m}, Einchecken {n}, Check-in {m} {n}
checking account {n} (current account) SEE: current account ::
checklist {n} (list of things to be verified) :: Checkliste {f}, Kontrollliste {f}, Prüfliste {f}
checkmate {interj} (said when making the conclusive move in chess) :: schachmatt, schach und matt
checkmate {n} (conclusive victory in a game of chess) :: Schachmatt {n}
checkmate {n} (losing situation with no escape) :: Schachmatt {n}, Niederlage {f}
check out {v} (to pay when leaving) :: bezahlend verlassen, auschecken
check out {v} (to withdraw (an item) from a library etc., and have the withdrawal recorded) :: sich abmelden
check out {v} (to examine, inspect, look at closely) :: überprüfen
check out {v} (to leave in a hurry) :: in Eile verlassen
checkout {n} (supermarket checkout position) :: Kasse {f}
checkout counter {n} (cash desk) SEE: cash desk ::
checkout desk {n} (cash desk) SEE: cash desk ::
checkout divider {n} (plastic bar to separate groceries) :: Warentrenner {m}
checkpoint {n} (point along a road or on a frontier) :: Kontrollstelle {f}, Kontrollpunkt {m}
checks and balances {n} (system for balancing the powers between branches of government) :: gegenseitige Kontrolle {f}, Gewaltenteilung {f}, Gewaltentrennung {f} [Switzerland, Austria]
checksum {n} (number serving to detect error) :: Prüfsumme {f}
check up {v} (to verify through examination) :: überprüfen, nachsehen, nachschauen
check up {v} :: überprüfen
checkup {n} (physical checkup) :: ärztliche Untersuchung {f}, Check-up {m} {f}
checkup {n} (routine inspection) :: Durchsicht {f}, Kontrolluntersuchung {f}, Überprüfung {f}
cheddar {n} (cheese) :: Cheddar {m}
Cheddar {prop} (A village in Somerset, England) :: Cheddar
Cheddar {prop} (Cheddar cheese) SEE: Cheddar cheese ::
Cheddar cheese {n} (cheese) :: Cheddar {m}, Cheddarkäse {m}
cheder {n} (school) :: Cheder {m}, Chederschule {f}
cheek {n} (part of face) :: Backe {f}, [formal] Wange {f}
cheek {n} (colloquial: buttock) :: Backe {f}
cheek {n} (colloquial: impudence) :: Stirn {f}
cheek {n} (nautical: a piece of wood cut out fork-shaped in which the brake is fastened) :: Mick {f} {m}, Pumpenmick {f} {m}
cheekbone {n} (bone) :: Jochbein {n}, Wangenknochen {m}
cheek pouch {n} (pouch in the cheek) :: Backentasche {f}
cheeky {adj} (impudent; impertinent) :: frech
cheer {v} (To shout a cheer or cheers) :: jubeln, aufmuntern, aufheitern, applaudieren
cheerful {adj} (happy) :: fröhlich, vergnügt
cheerful {adj} (bright) :: freundlich
cheerio {interj} (goodbye, toodeloo, see also: bye) :: tschüss
cheerio {interj} (hello, see also: hi) :: hallo
cheerleader {n} (person (usually female) who encourages applause) :: Cheerleader {m}, Cheerleaderin {f}
cheerleading {n} (physical activity) :: Cheerleading {n}
cheers {interj} (toast when drinking) :: prost, zum Wohl
cheers {interj} (informal: goodbye) :: tschüss
cheers {interj} (informal: thank you) :: danke
cheer up {v} (to become happy) :: bessere Laune bekommen, aufheitern [transitive], aufmuntern [transitive]
cheer up {v} (to make someone happy) :: aufmuntern, ermuntern, ermutigen, erheitern
cheer up {interj} (an encouragement) :: Kopf hoch!
cheese {n} (dairy product) :: Käse {m}
cheese {n} (countable: any particular variety of cheese) :: Käse {m}
cheeseburger {n} (hamburger with cheese) :: Cheeseburger {m}
cheesecake {n} (dessert food) :: Käsekuchen {m}, Quarkkuchen {m}, Käsesahnetorte {f}, [Austria] Topfentorte {f}
cheesecloth {n} (loosely woven cotton gauze) :: Käsetuch {n}
cheese grater {n} (kitchen implement used for grating food products such as cheese) :: Käsereibe {f}
cheese knife {n} (knife for cutting cheese) :: Käsemesser {n}
cheesemaker {n} (person skilled in making cheese) :: Käsemacher {m}, Käser {m}, Käsemacherin {f}, Kaser {m} [regional, esp. Austrian], Kaserin {f}
cheesemaking {n} (production or making of cheese) :: Käseherstellung {f}, Herstellung von Käse {f}, Käserei {f}
cheese mite {n} (category of mite) :: Käsemilbe {f}
cheesemonger {n} (someone who sells cheese) :: Käsehändler {m}, Käsehändlerin {f}
cheese slicer {n} (instrument for slicing cheese) :: Käsehobel {m}
cheesy {adj} (of cheese) :: käsig, Käse-
cheesy {adj} (overdramatic, clichéd) :: kitschig, schnulzig [music], voller Klischees [movie]
cheesy {adj} (cheap) :: billig
cheesy {adj} (smile or grin) :: aufgesetzt, gekünstelt, künstlich
cheetah {n} (Acinonyx jubatus) :: Gepard {m}
chef {n} (head cook of an establishment such as a restaurant) :: Chefkoch {m}, Chefköchin {f}, Küchenchef {m}, Küchenchefin {f}
chef's knife {n} (kitchen utensil) :: Kochmesser {n}
Chekist {n} (member of the Cheka) :: Tschekist {m}
Chelyabinsk {prop} (city) :: Tscheljabinsk {n}
chem. {n} (chemistry) :: Chem.
chemical {adj} (relating to chemistry) :: chemisch
chemical {n} (any specific element or chemical compound) :: Chemikalie {f}
chemical {n} (an artificial chemical compound) :: Chemikalie {f}
chemical {n} (an addictive drug) :: Chemikalie {f}
chemical biology {n} (study that embraces both chemistry and biology) :: chemische Biologie {f}
chemical bond {n} (any of binding forces) :: chemische Bindung {f}
chemical compound {n} (in chemistry: substance formed by the union of two or more chemical elements) :: chemische Verbindung
chemical element {n} (any one of the simplest chemical substances that cannot be decomposed in a chemical reaction) :: chemisches Element {n}
chemical engineering {n} (branch of engineering that deals with the process plants) :: Chemieingenieurwesen {n}
chemical equation {n} (symbolic representation of a chemical reaction) :: Reaktionsgleichung {f}
chemical formula {n} (alternative name for molecular formula) :: chemische Formel {f}
chemical oceanography {n} (study of the chemistry of the oceans) :: Meereschemie {f}
chemical reaction {n} (process in which chemical substances are changed into others) :: chemische Reaktion {f}
chemicals {n} (chemical industry) :: chemische Industrie {f}
chemical symbol {n} :: Elementsymbol {n}
chemical weapon {n} (noxious substance in a delivery system) :: chemische Waffe {f}
cheminformatics {n} (application of information technology to chemistry) :: Chemoinformatik {f}
chemist {n} (person working in chemistry) :: Chemiker {m}, Chemikerin {f}
chemist {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy ::
chemist {n} (pharmacist) SEE: pharmacist ::
chemistry {n} (branch of natural science) :: Chemie {f}
chemistry {n} (application of chemical theory and method to a particular substance) :: Chemie {f}
chemistry {n} (mutual attraction between two people) :: Chemie {f}
chemistry {n} (as modifier: relating to or using chemistry) :: Chemie {f}
chemist's {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy ::
Chemnitz {prop} (city in Saxony) :: Chemnitz {n}
chemometrics {n} (use of mathematical statistics in the design of experiments) :: Chemometrik {f}
chemotherapeutic {adj} (of or having to do with chemotherapy) :: chemotherapeutisch
chemotherapeutic {n} (chemical agent) :: Chemotherapeutikum {n}
chemotherapy {n} (therapeutic chemical treatment) :: Chemotherapie {f}
chempedak {n} (fruit) :: Cempedak {m}
chengyu {n} (certain kind of Chinese set phrase) :: Chengyu {n}
Chennai {prop} (state capital of Tamil Nadu, India) :: Chennai
cheongsam {n} (qipao) SEE: qipao ::
Cheops {prop} (pharaoh) :: Cheops
cheque {n} (a note promising to pay money to a named person or entity) :: Scheck {m}
chequebook {n} (folder containing cheques) :: Scheckbuch {n}, Scheckheft {n}
chequered flag {n} (flag) :: karierte Flagge {f}
chequy {adj} (heraldry; chequered) :: geschacht
cherimoya {n} (tree) :: Cherimoya {f}
cherish {v} (to treat with affection, nurture with care) :: hegen
cherish {v} (to have a deep appreciation of) :: wertschätzen
cherish a snake in one's bosom {v} (nourish a viper in one's bosom) SEE: nourish a viper in one's bosom ::
Cherkessk {prop} (city in Russia) :: Tscherkessk {n}
Chernivtsi {prop} (city) :: Czernowitz {n}, Tschernowitz {n}
Chernobyl {n} (city in Ukraine) :: Tschernobyl {n}, Tschornobyl {n}
Chernovtsy {prop} (Chernivtsi) SEE: Chernivtsi ::
chernozem {n} (black-coloured soil containing a high percentage of humus) :: Schwarzerde {f}, Tschernosem {n}
Cherokee {prop} (indigenous North American people) :: Tscherokesen {m-p}
Cherokee {prop} (language) :: Tscherokesisch {n}, Cherokee {n}
Cherokee {n} (individual member of this people) :: Tscherokese {m}
cherry {n} (fruit) :: Kirsche {f}
cherry {n} (tree) :: Kirschbaum {m}, Kirschenbaum {m}
cherry {n} (wood) :: Kirschenholz {m}
cherry birch {n} (Betula lenta) :: Zucker-Birke {f}
cherry blossom {n} (blossom of the cherry tree) :: Kirschblüte {f}
cherry brandy {n} (liqueur) :: Cherrybrandy {m}, Cherry-Brandy {m}
cherry pepper {n} (pimento) SEE: pimento ::
cherry-pick {v} (to select only the best from a range of options) :: sich die Rosinen herauspicken
cherry picker {n} (boom lift for lifting people) :: Hubarbeitsbühne {f}, Arbeitsbühne {f}, Hebebühne {f}
cherry picker {n} (one who picks the best for themselves) :: Rosinenpicker {m}
cherry picking {n} (selection of desirable items to obtain an advantage) :: Rosinenpickerei {f}
cherry pie {n} (flowering plant) SEE: heliotrope ::
cherry pit {n} (stone of a cherry) :: Kirschkern {m}
cherry plum {n} (the fruit) :: Kirschpflaume {f}
cherry red {adj} (Of a red color) :: kirschrot
cherry tree {n} (tree of subgenus Cerasus) :: Kirschbaum {m}
chert {n} (mineral) :: Hornstein, Feuerstein
cherub {n} ((biblical) winged creature attending on God) :: Cherub {m}, Kerub {m}
Cherusci {n} (Germanic tribe) :: Cherusker {m-p}
chervil {n} (spice) :: Kerbel {m}
chervonets {n} (former Russian currency, usually ten roubles) :: Tscherwonez {m}
Cheshire cat {prop} (fictional grinning cat) :: Cheshire-Katze {f}, Grinsekatze {f}, Edamer-Katze {f}
Cheshire cheese {n} (type of cheese) :: Chesterkäse {m}, Chester-Käse {m}, Chester {m}, Cheshire {m}
chess {n} (two-player board game) :: Schach {n}, Schachspiel {n}
chessboard {n} (square board used in the game of chess) :: Schachbrett {n}
chess clock {n} (clock system used in chess games) :: Schachuhr {f}
chessman {n} (chess piece) SEE: chess piece ::
chess piece {n} (any of the 16 white and 16 black pieces used in playing the game of chess) :: Schachfigur {f}, Figur {f}
chesspiece {n} (chessman) SEE: chess piece ::
chess player {n} (a person who plays chess) :: Schachspieler {m}, Schachspielerin {f}
chest {n} (strong box) :: Truhe {f}, Koffer
chest {n} (treasury) :: Kasse {f}
chest {n} (chest of drawers) :: Kommode {f}
chest {n} (thorax) :: Brust {f}, Brustkorb {m}, Thorax {m}
chest {n} (coffin) SEE: coffin ::
Chester {prop} (city in England) :: Chester
chest freezer {n} :: Tiefkühltruhe {f}
chest hair {n} (the androgenic hair of the man's anterior thorax) :: Brusthaar {n}
chestnut {n} (nut of the chestnut tree) :: Kastanie {f}, Esskastanie {f}
chestnut {n} (reddish-brown colour) :: Kastanienbraun {n}
chestnut {n} (reddish-brown horse) :: Fuchs {m}
chestnut {n} (wood of a chestnut tree) :: Kastanie {f}
chestnut {adj} (of a deep reddish-brown colour) :: kastanienbraun
chestnut {n} (chestnut tree) SEE: chestnut tree ::
chestnut-backed antshrike {n} (Thamnophilus palliatus) :: Dunkelmantel-Ameisenwürger {m}
chestnut-bellied tit {n} (Sittiparus castaneoventris) :: Taiwanbuntmeise {f}
chestnut munia {n} (Lonchura atricapilla) :: Schwarzkopfnonne {n}
chestnut rail {n} (bird) :: Mangroveralle {f}
chestnut teal {n} (Anas castanea) :: Kastanienente {f}
chestnut tree {n} (tree that bears chestnuts) :: Kastanienbaum {m}, Kastanie {f}
chest of drawers {n} (furniture for the storage of clothes) :: Kommode {f}
chest press {n} (exercise) :: Brustpresse {f}
cheval de frise {n} (obstacle made of wood with spikes) :: spanische Reiter {m}, friesische Reiter {m} [archaic]
chevin {n} (chub) SEE: chub ::
chevon {n} (goatmeat) SEE: goatmeat ::
chevron {n} (heraldry: wide inverted V) :: Sparren {m}
chevron {n} (diacritical mark) SEE: háček ::
chevron {n} (guillemet) SEE: guillemet ::
chevrotain {n} (ruminant) :: Hirschferkel {n}, Zwergböckchen {n}
chevy {v} (to chase or hunt) SEE: chase ::
chevy {v} (to scurry) SEE: scurry ::
chew {v} (to crush food with teeth prior to swallowing) :: kauen
chewing gum {n} (flavoured preparation for chewing) :: Kaugummi {m}
chewy {adj} (having a pliable or springy texture when chewed) :: zäh
Cheyenne {prop} (city in Wyoming) :: Cheyenne
chez {prep} (at/in the home of) :: bei
chi {n} (Greek letter) :: Chi {n}
chi {n} (the fundamental life-force or energy) :: Qi {n}, Ch'i {n}, Ki {n}
Chianti {n} (Tuscan red wine) :: Chianti {m}
chiaroscuro {n} (artistic technique using exaggerated light contrasts) :: Chiaroscuro {n}, Helldunkelmalerei {f}, Clair-obscur {n}
chia seed {n} (seed) :: Chiasamen {p}
chiasmus {n} ((rhetoric) an inversion of the relationship between the elements of phrases) :: Chiasmus {m}
chibouk {n} (Turkish tobacco pipe) :: Tschibuk {m}
chic {adj} (elegant, stylish, see also: elegant; stylish) :: schick, chic
chic {n} (good form, style) :: Chic {m}
Chicago {prop} (large US city) :: Chicago {n}, [dated] Chikago {n}
chicane {n} (a temporary barrier or serpentine curve) :: Schikane {f}
chicanery {n} (deception by use of trickery) :: Täuschung {f} Schikane {f}, Täuschungsmanöver {n}
chick {n} (young bird) :: Küken {n}, Vogeljunges {n}, Jungvogel {m}
chick {n} (young chicken) :: Küken {n}, Biberl {n}, Kücken {n} [Austrian], Hinkel {n} [regional], Hühnchen {n}, Küchlein {n}, Küklein {n}
chick {n} (young woman) :: Schnecke {f}, Tussi {f}
chickadee {n} (songbird) :: Meise {f}
Chickasaw {n} (member of the tribe) :: Chickasaw
Chickasaw {prop} (the language) :: Chickasaw
chicken {n} (bird) :: Huhn {n}, Hähnchen {n}, Hühnchen {n}, Küchlein {n}
chicken {n} (meat) :: Huhn {n}, Hühnchen {n}, Hühnerfleisch {n}, Hähnchen {n}
chicken {n} (coward) :: Feigling {m}
chicken coop {n} (small building for poultry) SEE: henhouse ::
chickenhawk {n} (hawk species) :: Eckschwanzsperber {m}
chicken-hearted {adj} (lacking courage) :: ängstlich, furchtsam
chicken leg {n} (cooked chicken leg) :: Hühnerbein {n}
chicken-or-egg question {n} (a question to decide which of two interdependent things happened first) :: Henne-Ei-Problem {n}
chicken out {v} (shy away from a daring task) :: kneifen, Schiss kriegen
chicken pox {n} (childhood disease) :: Windpocken {f-p}
chicken run {n} (chicken run) :: Hühnerhof {m}, Auslauf für Hühner {m}, Hühnerauslauf {m}, Hühnergehege {n}, Hühnerpferch {m}
chicken scratch {n} (illegible handwriting) :: Krähenfüße {m-p} [colloquial], Sauklaue {f} [colloquial]
chicken soup {n} (soup with chicken as main ingredient) :: Hühnersuppe {f}
chickenyard {n} (chickenyard, chicken yard) :: Hühnerhof {m}, Hühnerauslauf {m}, Auslauf für Hühner {m}, Hühnergehege {n}, Hühnerpferch {m}
chickling vetch {n} (plant with edible seeds similar to peas) :: Saat-Platterbse {f}
chickpea {n} (seed) :: Kichererbse {f}
chickweed {n} (herb) :: Vogelmiere {f}
chick with a dick {n} (shemale) SEE: shemale ::
chicory {n} (common chicory (Cichorium intybus)) :: Wegwarte {f}
chicory {n} (coffee substitute) :: Landkaffee {m}, Zichorienkaffee {m}
chicory {n} (endive (Cichorium endivia)) SEE: endive ::
chide {v} (loudly admonish) :: schelten
chief {n} (leader of group, etc.) :: Häuptling {m}, Oberhaupt {n}
chief {n} (head of an organization) :: Chef {m}, [slang] Boss {m}
chief {n} (heraldic term) :: Schildhaupt {n}
chief {adj} (primary; principal) :: hauptsächlich, primär
chief executive officer {n} (highest-ranking corporate officer) :: Vorstandvorsitzender {m}, Vorstandvorsitzende {f}, Hauptgeschäftsführer {m}
chiefly {adv} (mainly or principally, almost entirely) :: hauptsächlich
chief of staff {n} (senior officer) :: Stabschef {m}, Stabschefin {f}
chief of staff {n} (head of political department) :: Stabschef {m}, Stabschefin {f}
chief of state {n} (the titular head of a nation) SEE: head of state ::
chieftain {n} (A leader of a clan or tribe) :: Häuptling {m}
Chiers {prop} (river) :: Korn {f}
chiffchaff {n} (Phylloscopus collybita) :: Zilpzalp {m}
chignon {n} (roll or twist of hair worn at the nape of the neck; a bun) :: Dutt {m}, Haarknoten {m}
Chihuahua {n} (breed of dog) :: Chihuahua {m}
Chișinău {prop} (capital city and a municipality of Moldova) :: Kischinau {n}, Chișinău {n}
chilblain {n} (inflammation) :: Frostbeule {f}
child {n} (a female or male child, a daughter or son) :: Kind {n}
child {n} (a minor) :: Kind {n}
child {v} (to give birth) SEE: give birth ::
child abuse {n} (mistreatment of a child) :: Kindesmisshandlung {f}
childbirth {n} (act of giving birth) :: Entbindung {f}, Geburt {f}, Geburt eines Kindes {f}, Gebären {n}, Niederkunft {f}, Partus {m}, Parturitio {f}
childcare {n} (supervising young children) :: Kinderbetreuung {f}
child-fucker {n} (contemptible person) SEE: motherfucker ::
child-fucker {n} (one who engages in sex with a child) SEE: pedophile ::
childhood {n} (state of being a child) :: Kindheit {f}, Kindschaft {f}
childhood {n} (time when one is a child) :: Kindheit {f}, Kinderzeit {f}
childhood {n} (early stages of development of something) :: Kindheit {f}, Anfangszeit {f}, Frühzeit {f}, Jugend {f}, Kinderzeit {f}
childhood friend {n} (friend known since childhood) :: Kindheitsfreund {m}, Kindheitsfreundin {f}
childish {adj} (suitable for a child) :: kindgerecht
childish {adj} (behaving immaturely) :: kindisch
childishness {n} (childishness) :: Kinderei {f}
child labor {n} (child labor) SEE: child labour ::
child labour {n} (work performed by children) :: Kinderarbeit {f}
child language {n} :: Kindersprache {f}
childless {adj} (not having any children) :: kinderlos
childlessness {n} (the state of being childless) :: Kinderlosigkeit {f}
childlike {adj} (innocent and trustful; credulous; artless) :: kindlich
childlike {adj} (of, like, or suitable for a child) :: kindlich
childminder {n} (person who looks after other people's children) :: Babysitter {m}, Babysitterin {f}, Tagesmutter {f}, Tagesvater {m}, Kinderhüter {m}, Kinderhüterin {f}
child molester {n} :: Kinderschänder {m}, Kinderschänderin {f}
child neglect {n} (form of child abuse) :: Vernachlässigung von Kindern {f}
child porn {n} (child pornography) SEE: child pornography ::
child pornography {n} (pornographic materials depicting minors) :: Kinderpornografie
child prodigy {n} (talented young person) :: Wunderkind {n}
children's home {n} (public institution for care of children, see also: orphanage) :: Kinderheim {n}
children's hospital {n} (hospital for children and adolescents) :: Kinderkrankenhaus {n}, Kinderspital {n}, Kinderklinik {f}
child safety seat {n} (a car safety restraint designed for infants and young children) :: Kindersitz {m}
childship {n} (childship) :: Kindschaft {f}
child soldier {n} (minor who is put to use for military purposes) :: Kindersoldat {m}
childspeak {n} :: Kindersprache {f}
child's play {n} (something particularly simple or easy) :: Kinderspiel {n}, Spaziergang {m}
chile {n} (chili) SEE: chili ::
Chile {prop} (country in South America) :: Chile {n}
Chilean {adj} (pertaining to Chile) :: chilenisch
Chilean {adj} (pertaining to a Chilean person or Chileans) :: chilenisch
Chilean {n} (person from Chile) :: Chilene {m}, Chilenin {f}
Chilean eagle {n} (the black-chested buzzard eagle, Geranoaetus melanoleucus) :: Aguja, Blaubussard
Chilean flamingo {n} (a species of flamingo, Phoenicopterus chilensis) :: Chileflamingo {m}
Chile saltpetre {n} :: Chilesalpeter {m}
chili {n} (spicy fresh or dried fruit of capsicum) :: Chili {f}
chili {n} (chili con carne) SEE: chili con carne ::
chiliagon {n} (1000-sided polygon) :: Tausendeck {n}
chiliastic {adj} (millenarian) :: chiliastisch
chili con carne {n} (dish) :: Chili con Carne {n}, Chili {n}
chili oil {n} (condiment) :: Chiliöl {n}
chili pepper {n} (fruit) :: Chili {f}, Peperoni {f}, Peperoncino {m} {f} [Switzerland], Pfefferoni {f} [Austria]
chili sauce {n} (hot sauce) SEE: hot sauce ::
chill {n} (sudden penetrating sense of cold) :: Kälte {f}, Frost {m}, Kühle {f}
chill {n} (sudden numbing fear or dread) :: Schauer {m}, Kälteschauer {m}
chill {adj} (moderately cold or chilly) :: kühler, kühlen
chill {v} (to lower the temperature of something; to cool) :: abkühlen
chill {v} (to become cold) :: abkühlen
chill {v} (to harden a metal surface by sudden cooling) :: abkühlen, abschrecken
chill {v} (to become hard by rapid cooling) :: abkühlen, abschrecken
chill {v} (to relax, lie back) :: relaxen, chillen
chilli {n} (chili) SEE: chili ::
chilling {adj} (causing mild fear) :: gruselig, unheimlich, grauenerregend
chill out {v} (relax or take time out) :: [sich] entspannen
chills {n} (medical symptom) :: Schüttelfrost
chilly {adj} (cold enough to cause discomfort) :: kalt, kühl
chilly {adj} (distant and cool; unfriendly) :: frostig
chime {n} (musical instrument) :: Glocke {f}
chime {v} (to make the sound of a chime) :: läuten
chime {v} (to agree, correspond) :: übereinstimmen
chimera {n} (flame-spewing monster, see also: Chimera) :: Chimäre {f}
chimera {n} (foolish thought, product of the imagination) :: Schimäre {f}
chimera {n} (organism with genetically distinct cells from two or more zygotes) :: Chimäre {f}
Chimera {prop} (mythical monster) :: Chimäre {f}
chimerical {adj} (of or pertaining to a chimera) :: Chimären-
chimerical {adj} (being a figment of the imagination) :: chimärenhaft
chimerical {adj} (inherently fantastic) :: chimärisch, wunderhaft
chimney {n} (vertical tube or hollow column; a flue) :: Kamin {m}, Esse {f}, Schlot {m}, Schornstein {m}
chimney {n} (glass flue surrounding the flame of an oil lamp) :: Kamin {m}
chimney {n} (UK: smokestack of a steam locomotive) :: Schlot {m}
chimney {n} (narrow cleft in a rock face) :: Spalte {f}, Schlot {m}
chimney sweep {n} (occupation) :: Schornsteinfeger {m}, Kaminkehrer {m}, Schornsteinfegerin {f}, Kaminkehrerin {f}
chimpanzee {n} (ape) :: Schimpanse {m}, Schimpansin {f}, Schimpansenmännchen {n}, Schimpansen-Männchen {n}, Schimpansenweibchen {n}, Schimpansen-Weibchen {n}
chin {n} (bottom of a face) :: Kinn {n}
China {prop} (country in east Asia) :: China {n}
chinaberry {n} (bead tree) SEE: bead tree ::
Chinaman {n} (a man who is Chinese, a Chinese man) :: Chinese {m}
China syndrome {n} (meltdown of a nuclear reactor) :: China-Syndrom {n}
Chinatown {n} (a Chinese district outside China) :: Chinatown {f}, Chinesenstadt {f}
chinchilla {n} (rodent) :: Chinchilla {f}
chinchilla {n} (fur) :: Chinchilla {n}
chine {n} (angle in the hull) :: Kimm {f}
Chinese {n} (any language spoken in China, see also: Literary Chinese; Mandarin; Cantonese; Wu; Min Nan) :: Chinesisch {n}, chinesische Sprache {n}
Chinese {n} (the people of China) :: die Chinesen {p}
Chinese {n} (person born in China) :: Chinese {m}, Chinesin {f}, Chinesen {m-p}, Chinesinnen {f-p}
Chinese {adj} (relating to China) :: chinesisch
Chinese {n} (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin ::
Chinese cabbage {n} (bok choy) SEE: bok choy ::
Chinese cabbage {n} (napa cabbage) SEE: napa cabbage ::
Chinese character {n} (CJKV character) :: chinesisches Zeichen {n}, Hanzi {n}
Chinese checkers {n} (board game) :: Halma {f}
Chinese Crested Dog {n} (Chinese Crested Dog) :: Chinesischer Schopfhund {m}
Chinese desert cat {n} (Chinese mountain cat) SEE: Chinese mountain cat ::
Chinese dragon {n} (legendary creature common in several East Asian cultures) :: Long, Lóng
Chinese finger puzzle {n} (Chinese finger trap) SEE: Chinese finger trap ::
Chinese finger trap {n} (gag toy) :: Fingerfalle {f}
Chinese grapefruit {n} (pomelo) SEE: pomelo ::
Chinese handcuffs {n} (Chinese finger trap) SEE: Chinese finger trap ::
Chinese jump rope {n} (to jump over a rope repeatedly as a game or exercise) :: Gummitwist, Gummihüpfen, Gummihopse, Gummihuppe
Chinese lantern {n} (bladder cherry) SEE: bladder cherry ::
Chinese lantern {n} (paper lantern) :: Lampion {m}
Chinese mountain cat {n} (Felis bieti) :: Graukatze {f}
Chinese New Year {n} (Chinese New Year) :: chinesisches Neujahrsfest
Chinese numeral {n} (numerals originated in China) :: chinesische Ziffer {f}
Chinese parsley {n} (coriander) SEE: coriander ::
Chinese red {adj} (vermilion) SEE: vermilion ::
Chinese river dolphin {n} (baiji) SEE: baiji ::
Chinese studies {n} (study of China) :: Sinologie {f}, Chinakunde {f}, Chinastudien {n-p}, Chinawissenschaften {f-p}
Chinese thumb cuff {n} (Chinese finger trap) SEE: Chinese finger trap ::
Chinese whispers {n} (game) :: Stille Post {f} (silent post), Flüsterpost {f} (whisper post)
Chinese white dolphin {n} (baiji) SEE: baiji ::
Chinglish {adj} (resembling English influenced by Chinese) :: chinesisch-englisch
Chinglish {prop} (English influenced by Chinese) :: chinesisches Englisch {n}
Chink {n} (offensive: Chinese person) :: Schlitzauge {n} [offensive term for any Asian person]
chinook {n} (king salmon) :: Königslachs {m}
chinquapin {n} (shrub in the genus Castanopsis) :: Scheinkastanie {f}
chinstrap penguin {n} (Pygoscelis antarcticus) :: Zügelpinguin {m}
chintz {n} (fabric) :: Chintz
chin up {phrase} (cheer up) :: Kopf hoch
chin-up {n} (an exercise done for strengthening the arms and back) SEE: pull-up ::
chionophilous {adj} :: chionophil
chip {n} (small piece broken off) :: Splitter {m}, Span {m}, Bruchstück {n}
chip {n} (damaged area of a surface) :: Macke {f}
chip {n} (token used in gambling) :: Chip {m}, Spielmarke {f}
chip {n} (integrated circuit) :: Chip {m}
chip {n} (fried strip of potato, french fry) :: Fritte {f}, Pommes {f}, Pommes frites {f-p}
chip {n} (thin, crisp, fried piece of potato or vegetable) :: Chip {m}, Kartoffelchip {m}
chip fork {n} (chip fork) :: Pommesgabel {f}
chipmunk {n} (squirrel-like rodent) :: Streifenhörnchen {n}
chipper {adj} (exhibiting a lively optimism) :: quietschfidel
chipper {n} (machine that reduces organic matter to compost) :: Schredder {m}, Häcksler {m}
Chippewa {prop} (Ojibwe) SEE: Ojibwe ::
chipset {n} (group of integrated circuits) :: Chipsatz {m}
chiral {adj} (of an object that exhibits chirality) :: chiral
chirality {n} (handedness in chemistry, physic and mathematics) :: Chiralität {f}
chirology {n} (chirology) SEE: palm reading ::
chiromancer {n} (one who practices chiromancy) :: Chiromant {m}, Handleser {m}
chiromancy {n} (divination performed by examining the palms) :: Chiromantie {f}, Handlesekunst {f}, Handlesen {n}
chiropody {n} (podiatry) SEE: podiatry ::
chiropractic {n} (system of health care) :: Chiropraktik {f}
chiropractics {n} (chiropractics) :: Chiropraktik {f}
chiropractor {n} (chiropractor) :: Chiropraktiker {m}, Chiropraktikerin {f}, Manualtherapeut {m}, Manualtherapeutin {f}
chirp {n} (insects) :: Zirpen {n}
chirp {v} (birds) :: zwitschern, zirpen
chirp {v} (insects) :: zirpen
chisel {v} (to cheat) SEE: cheat ::
chisel {n} (tool consisting of a slim oblong block of metal) :: Meißel {m}, Stemmeisen {n} [wood chisel], Beitel {m}
chisel {v} (to use a chisel) :: meißeln
chiseler {n} (person who carves using a chisel) :: Ziseleur {m}
Chita {prop} (city in Russia) :: Tschita {n}
chitin {n} (polymer of N-acetylglucosamine, found in arthropod and fungi) :: Chitin
chiton {n} (mollusc) :: Käferschnecke {f}
chitosan {n} (oligosaccharide) :: Chitosan {n}
Chitral {prop} (Chitral (all senses)) :: Chitral
chitterlings {n} (small pig intestine, boiled and fried) :: Innereien {f-p}
chivalrous {adj} (of a man: honourable) :: ritterlich, ehrlich
chivalrous {adj} (involving chivalry) :: ritterlich
chivalry {n} (ethical code) :: Ritterlichkeit {f}, Rittertum
chive {n} (plant) :: Schnittlauch {m}, Binsenlauch {m}, Graslauch {m}
chive {n} (chives: herb) :: Schnittlauch {m}
chivvy {v} (to coerce) SEE: coerce ::
chlamydia {n} (sexually transmitted disease) :: Chlamydien {n}
chloramide {n} (NHCl2) :: dichloramin
chlorargyrite {n} (a mineral, silver chloride) :: Chlorargyrit {m}
chlorate {n} (any salt of chloric acid) :: Chlorat {n}
chloric acid {n} (HClO3) :: Chlorsäure {f}
chloride {n} (any salt of hydrochloric acid) :: Chlorid {n}
chlorine {n} (chemical element) :: Chlor {n}
chlorine dioxide {n} (gas ClO2) :: Chlordioxid {n}
chlorine fluoride {n} (compound) :: Chlorfluorid {n}
chlorite {n} (mineral) :: Chlorit {m}
chlorite {n} (salt of chlorous acid) :: Chlorit {n}
chlorofluorocarbon {n} (an organic compound with halogens in place of hydrogen) :: Fluorchlorkohlenwasserstoffe {p}
chloroform {n} ((chemistry) an anesthetic) :: Chloroform {n}
chlorophyll {n} (green pigment) :: Chlorophyll {n}, Blattgrün
chloroplast {n} (photosynthetic organelle) :: Chloroplast {m}
chloroprene {n} (chlorinated derivative of butadiene 2-chloro-1,3-butadiene) :: Chloroprene
chlororuthenate {n} :: Chlororuthenat {n}
chock full {adj} (containing the maximum amount) :: voller, voll bis zum Rand
chocolate {n} (food made from ground roasted cocoa beans) :: Schokolade {f}, Schoko {f} [colloquial]
chocolate {n} (small piece of confectionery made from chocolate) :: Praline {f}
chocolate {n} (colour) :: chocolat, schokoladenfarben
chocolate {adj} (made of or containing chocolate) :: schokoladen
chocolate {adj} (colour) :: schokoladenbraun
chocolate bar {n} (of chocolate) :: Schokoladentafel {f}
chocolate bar {n} (candy bar) SEE: candy bar ::
chocolate cake {n} (cake containing chocolate) :: Schokoladenkuchen {m}
chocolate chip {n} (small piece of chocolate) :: Schokoladenstückchen {n}
chocolate egg {n} (Easter treat) SEE: Easter egg ::
chocolate milk {n} (milk drink flavored with chocolate) :: Schokoladenmilch {f}, Kakao {m}
chocolate spread {n} (a chocolate-flavored pasted) :: Schockelasbotter {m}
chocolate truffle {n} (type of confection) :: Trüffel {f}, Trüffelpraline {f}
chocolatier {n} (producer of chocolate) :: Chocolatier {m}
choice {n} (option or decision) :: Wahl {f}
choice {n} (selection or preference) :: Wahl {f}
choice {n} (anything that can be chosen) :: Auswahl {f}
choice {adj} (especially good or preferred) :: erlesen
choir {n} (singing group) :: Chor {m}
choir {n} (part of a church for choir assembly) :: Chor {m}
choir {n} (a rank or order of angels) :: Engelschor {m}
choirboy {n} (boy chorister) :: Chorknabe {m}
choirmaster {n} (the musical director of a choir, who conducts performances and supervises rehearsal) :: Chormeister {m}, Chorleiter {m}, Chordirektor {m}
choke {v} (be unable to breathe because of obstruction of the windpipe) :: ersticken
choke {v} (prevent someone from breathing by strangling them) :: würgen, ersticken
choke {n} (control on a carburetor) :: Choke {m}, Drossel {f}
choke {n} (type of hold in wrestling etc.) :: Würgegriff
choke {n} (constriction at a shotgun barrel) :: reduziert
chokecherry {n} (tree) :: Virginische Traubenkirsche {f}
choke down {v} (to swallow with difficulty) :: herunterwürgen, runterwürgen
chokehold {n} (grappling hold around the neck) :: Würgegriff {m}
chokehold {n} (strong and powerful grasp on something) :: Würgegriff {m}
choker {n} (jewelry or accessory) :: Halsband {n}, Halskette {n}
cholangitis {n} (inflammation of the bile duct) :: Cholangitis {f}
cholecyst {n} (gall bladder) SEE: gall bladder ::
cholecystectomy {n} (surgical procedure) :: Cholezystektomie {f}, Gallenblasenentfernung {f}
cholecystitis {n} (inflammation of the gall bladder) :: Gallenblasenentzündung {f}
cholera {n} (infectious disease) :: Cholera {f}
cholesterol {n} (an essential component of mammalian cell membranes) :: Cholesterin {n}
choline {n} (organic chemistry: a compound) :: Cholin
Chomoutov {prop} (part of Olomouc) :: Chomoutov, Chomotau [obsolete]
Chomoutov {prop} (part of Olomouc (used attributively)) :: Chomotauer [obsolete]
chomp {v} (to bite or munch loudly or heavily) :: schmatzen
chook {n} (chicken) :: Huhn {n}, Henne {f}
choose {v} (to choose) SEE: take ::
choose {v} (to pick) :: wählen, auswählen
choose {v} (to elect) :: wählen
choose {v} (to decide to act in a certain way) :: entscheiden
choosy {adj} (taking care when choosing that what is chosen best suits one's tastes, desires or requirements) :: wählerisch
chop {n} (cut of meat) :: Kotelett {n}
chop {n} (blow with an axe or similar utensil) :: Hieb {m}
chop {v} (to cut into pieces) :: hacken, zerhacken, abhacken, schlagen
chop {v} (to sever with an axe or similar) :: abhacken
chop-chop {interj} (hurry up) :: zack zack, dalli dalli
chopped {adj} (cut or diced into small pieces) :: geschnitten, gehackt
chopped liver {n} (Jewish pâté-like food) :: gehakte Leber {f}
chopper {n} (helicopter (formal translations)) SEE: helicopter ::
chopper {n} (axe/ax) SEE: axe ::
chopper {n} (knife for chopping food) :: Hackbeil {n}
chopper {n} (informal: helicopter) :: Hubschrauber
chopping board {n} (a sturdy board, upon which one chops and prepares food) :: Schneidebrett {n}, Schneidbrett {n}
chopstick {n} (single eating utensil) :: Essstäbchen {n}
chopstick rest {n} (ornament on which a pair of chopsticks may be placed) :: Hashioki {n}
chop suey {n} (Cantonese dish) :: Chop Suey
choral {n} (chorale) SEE: chorale ::
chorale {n} (hymn tune) :: Choral {m}
chorale {n} (chorus) :: Chor {m}
Chorasmia {prop} (large oasis region on the Amu Darya river delta in western Central Asia) :: Choresmien
chord {n} (combination of three or more notes) :: Akkord
chordophone {n} (chordophone, see also: stringed instrument) :: Chordophon {n}
chord progression {n} (movement of chords) :: Akkordfolge {f}, Progression {f}
chore {n} (a difficult, unpleasant, or routine task) :: leidige Aufgabe {f}, lästige Pflicht {f}, Hausarbeit {f} [homework]
chorea {n} (an Ancient Greek circular dance) :: Reigentanz {m}, Veitstanz {m}
chorea {n} (disease of the nervous system) :: Chorea {f}
choreographer {n} (person who choreographs) :: Choreograph {m}, Choreograf {m}, Ballettmeister {m}, Choreographin {f}, Choreografin {f}
choreographist {n} (choreographist) SEE: choreographer ::
choreography {n} (art) :: Choreographie {f}, Choreografie {f}
choreography {n} (representation) :: Choreografie {f}
chorion {n} (one of the membranes surrounding a fetus) :: Chorion {n}, Zottenhaut {f}
chorister {n} (singer in a choir) :: Chorsänger {m}, Chorsängerin {f}
chorizo {n} (type of sausage) :: Chorizo {f}
choroid {n} (vascular layer of the eye) :: Aderhaut {f}
choronym {n} (regional toponym) :: Choronym {n}
chortle {n} (joyful, somewhat muffled laugh) :: glucksen, chortle
chorus {n} (group of singers and dancers in the religious festivals of ancient Greece) :: Chor {m}
chorus {n} (group of people in a play or performance who recite together) :: Chor {m}
chorus {n} (singing group who perform together) :: Chor {m}
chorus {n} (repeated part of a song) :: Refrain {m}, Kehrreim {m}
chorus {n} (setting or feature in electronic music) :: Chorus {m}
chorus line {n} (a line of performers in a revue or other show, dancing in unison) :: Corps de ballet {n}
Chorzów {prop} (city on the Rawa in southern Poland) :: Königshütte {f}
chosenness {n} (quality of being chosen) :: Auserwähltheit {f}
chough {n} (bird of Pyrrhocorax) :: Bergkrähe {f}
choux pastry {n} (light pastry) :: Brandteig, Brandmasse {f}, Brühteig {m}
chow {n} (Food, especially snacks) :: Fressalien {p} [informal]
chowder {n} (A thick, creamy soup or stew) :: dicke Suppe aus Meeresfrüchten {f}
chowder {n} (A seafood or fish stew) :: Fischsuppe {f}
chow mein {n} (Westernised Chinese dish of stir-fried noodles with vegetables and meat or seafood) :: Chow-Mein {n}
chresmologue {n} (a compiler of oracles) :: Chresmologe
chrism {n} (mixture of oil and balm) :: Chrisam {m}
Christ {prop} (title for Jesus of Nazareth) :: Christus {m}
Christa {prop} (female given name) :: Christa
Christadelphian {adj} (pertaining to the Christadelphians) :: christadelphianisch {m}
Christ child {prop} (Child Jesus) :: Christkind {n}, Christkindel {n}, Christkindl {n}
christen {v} (to perform the religious act of baptism) :: taufen
christen {v} (to name) :: taufen
Christendom {n} (the Christian world) :: Christenheit {f}, Christentum {n}, Christenwelt {f}
Christian {n} (member of the Christian religion) :: Christ {m}, Christin {f}
Christian {prop} (male given name) :: Christian
Christian {adj} (of, like or relating to Christianity or Christians) :: christlich
Christiana {prop} (a female given name) :: Christiane
Christian Democrat {n} (supporter) :: Christdemokrat {m}
Christian Era {prop} (calendrical system) :: christliche Zeitrechnung {f}
Christianism {n} (Christian fundamentalism) :: Christianismus {m}
Christianism {n} (Christian religion) :: Christianismus {m}
Christianism {n} (Christian world) :: Christenheit {m}, Christentum {m}
Christianities {n} (Christianities) :: Christentümer {n-p}
Christianity {prop} (monotheistic religion) :: Christentum {n}
Christianity {prop} (Christendom) SEE: Christendom ::
Christianization {n} (converting to Christianity) :: Christianisierung {f}
Christianize {v} (to (cause to) convert to Christianity) :: christianisieren, verchristlichen
Christian name {n} (first name at Christian baptism) :: Taufname {m}, Vorname {m}
Christian name {n} (any forename) SEE: forename ::
Christianophobe {n} :: Christenhasser {m}, Christenhasserin {f}, Christenfeind {m}, Christenfeindin {f}
Christianophobia {n} :: Christenfeindlichkeit {f}, Christenhass {m}, Christenfeind­schaft {f}
Christina {prop} (female given name) :: Christine {f}
Christine {prop} (female name) SEE: Christina ::
Christkind {prop} :: Christkind {n}
Christmas {prop} (Christian holiday) :: Weihnachten {p} {n}
Christmas box {n} (bonus or gift) :: Weihnachtsgeld {n}
Christmas card {n} (greeting card that celebrates Christmas) :: Weihnachtskarte {f}
Christmas carol {n} (hymn whose lyrics are on the theme of Christmas) :: Weihnachtslied {n}
Christmas cracker {n} (table decoration containing a toy) :: Knallbonbon {m} {n}
Christmas Eve {prop} (evening before Christmas Day) :: Heiligabend {m}, Heiliger Abend {m}, Christnacht {f}, Weihnachtabend {m}, Weihnachtsabend {m}, Heilige Nacht {f}
Christmas Eve {prop} (day before Christmas Day) :: Heiligabend {m}, Vortag vor Weihnachten {m}
Christmas Island {prop} (non self-governing territory of Australia) :: Weihnachtsinsel {f}
Christmas Islander {n} (person from Christmas Island) :: der Weihnachtsinsel
Christmas list {n} (list of items one wants to receive as presents for Christmas) :: Wunschzettel {m}
Christmas market {n} :: Weihnachtsmarkt
Christmas season {n} (Advent) SEE: Advent ::
Christmassy {adj} (resembling or having feelings of Christmas) :: weihnachtlich
Christmas time {n} (Christmas season, yuletide, Christmastide) :: Weihnachtszeit {f}
Christmas tree {n} (tree used during the Christmas holiday season) :: Weihnachtsbaum {m}, Christbaum {m}
Christological {adj} (of or pertaining to Christology) :: christologisch
Christology {n} (field of study) :: Christologie {f}
Christopher {prop} (a male given name) :: Christoph {m}, Christof {m}
Christophobe {n} (Christianophobe) SEE: Christianophobe ::
chromate {n} (any salt of chromic acid) :: Chromat {n}
chromatic {adj} (music: regarding all twelve traditional Western pitch classes, regardless of temperament or intonation) :: chromatisch
chromatic aberration {n} (optical aberration) :: chromatische Aberration {f}
chromaticity {n} (specification of the quality of a colour, regardless of its luminance) :: Farbart {f}
chromatid {n} (Either of the two strands of a chromosome that separate during mitosis) :: Chromatid {n}
chromatin {n} (complex of DNA, RNA, and proteins) :: Chromatin {n}
chromatizing {n} :: Chromatierung {f}
chrome {v} (to plate with chrome) :: verchromen
chrome-sulfuric acid {n} :: Chromschwefelsäure {f}
chromite {n} (mineral) :: Chromeisenstein {m}, Chromit {m}
chromium {n} (chemical element) :: Chrom {n}
chromium group {n} :: Chromgruppe {f}
chromium-plate {v} (chrome) SEE: chrome ::
chromium-plated {adj} (plated with chromium) :: verchromt
chromosomal {adj} (of, or relating to chromosomes) :: chromosomal
chromosome {n} (structure in the cell nucleus) :: Chromosom {n}
chromosphere {n} (the faint pink extension of a star's atmospheric envelope) :: Chromosphäre {f}
chromyl chloride {n} :: Chromylchlorid {n}
chroneme {n} (chroneme) :: Chronem {n}
chronic {adj} (that continues over an extended period of time) :: chronisch
chronic {adj} (medical: prolonged or slow to heal) :: chronisch
chronic {adj} :: chronisch
chronicle {n} (a written account) :: Chronik {f}
chronicler {n} (person who writes a chronicle) :: Chronist {m}
Chronicles {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Chroniken {f-p}
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease {n} (group of pulmonary diseases) :: chronische obstruktive Lungenerkrankung {f}
chronification {n} :: Chronifikation {f}
chronobiologist {n} (person involved in chronobiology) :: Chronobiologe {m}, Chronobiologin {f}
chronobiology {n} (study of the effects of time on biological systems) :: Chronobiologie {f}
chronogram {n} (a sentence or inscription in which specific letters, interpreted as numerals, stand for a particular date when rearranged) :: Chronogramm {n}
chronograph {n} (chronogram) SEE: chronogram ::
chronograph {n} (device which marks or records time or time intervals) :: Chronograph {m}, Chronograf {m}
chronologic {adj} (chronological) SEE: chronological ::
chronological {adj} (in order of time from the earliest to the latest) :: chronologisch, zeitlich
chronology {n} (determining the order of events) :: Chronologie {f}
chronology {n} (arrangement into chronological order) :: Chronologie {f}, Zeitordnung {f}, Zeitmessung {f}, Zeitrechnung {f}
chronometer {n} (device for measuring time) :: Chronometer {m}
chronophagous {adj} (time-consuming) SEE: time-consuming ::
chronoscope {n} (chronometer) SEE: chronometer ::
chronospecies {n} (species derived from a sequential development pattern on an evolutionary scale) :: Chronospezies {f}
chrysalis {n} (the pupa of a butterfly or moth) :: Puppe {f}
chrysanthemum {n} (flower) :: Chrysantheme {f}
chrysoberyl {n} (mineral) :: Chrysoberyll {m}
Chrysostom {prop} (epithet) :: Chrysostomos
château {n} (a French castle, fortress, manor house, or large country house) :: Schloss {n}, Château {n}
château {n} (any stately residence imitating a distinctively French castle) :: Schloss {n}, Château {n}
château {n} (an estate where wine is produced and often bottled) :: Château {n}
chthonic {adj} (dwelling within or under the earth) :: chthonisch
chub {n} (Leuciscus cephalus) :: Döbel {m}
chubby {n} (erection) SEE: boner ::
chubby {adj} (of a person, somewhat fat) :: mollig
chubby {n} (chubby person) :: Dickerchen {n}
chuchotage {n} (interpretation of a speech in a whisper) :: Flüsterdolmetschen {n}
chuck {v} (mechanical device) :: Spannfutter {n}, Spannzange {f}, Bohrfutter {n}
chuck {v} (to discard) :: wegwerfen
chuckle {n} (a quiet laugh) :: Kichern {n}
chuckle {v} (to laugh quietly or inwardly) :: kichern
chufa {n} (Cyperus esculentus) :: Erdmandel {f}, Tigernuss {f}
chuff {n} (A coarse or stupid fellow) :: ungehobelter Kerl {m}, Flegel {m}
chuff {v} (To make noisy puffing sounds) :: schnaufen
chug {n} (sound) :: Puffen {n}, Tuckern {n}
chukar {n} (partridge) :: Chukarhuhn {n}
Chukchi {n} (person) :: Tschuktsche {m}, Tschuktschin {f}
Chukchi {prop} (language) :: Tschuktschisch {n}
Chukotka {prop} (short for Chukchi Peninsula, see also: Chukchi Peninsula) :: Tschukotka {n}
Chukotka {prop} (short for Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, see also: Chukotka Autonomous Okrug) :: Tschukotka {n}
chumbucket {n} (bucket filled with fishing bait) :: Ködereimer {m}
chumminess {n} (state of being chummy) SEE: folksiness ::
chump {n} (an unintelligent person) :: Dummkopf {m}, Trottel {m}
chum salmon {n} (fish) :: Ketalachs
chunk {n} (a part of something) :: Stück {n}
chunky {adj} (characterized by the pervasiveness of chunks) :: klobig
chunky {adj} (euphemism for fat) :: stämmig, stückig, untersetzt
Chunnel {prop} (Channel Tunnel) SEE: Channel Tunnel ::
chur {interj} (voicing of thanks) SEE: thanks ::
chur {interj} (parting salutation) SEE: bye ::
Chur {prop} (Swiss town) :: Chur
church {n} (house of worship) :: Kirche {f}
church {n} (a religious organization) :: Kirche {f}
church {n} (worship service) :: Gottesdienst {m}, Messe {f}, Kirche {f}
Church Father {n} (authoritative ancient male Christian author) :: Kirchenvater {m}
churchgoer {n} (one who goes to church) :: Kirchgänger {m}, Kirchgängerin {f}, Kirchengänger {m}, Kirchengängerin {f}, Gottesdienstbesucher {m}, Gottesdienstbesucherin {f}, Kirchenbesucher {m}, Kirchenbesucherin {f}, Teilnehmer am Gottesdienst {m}, Teilnehmerin am Gottesdienst {f}
churchical {adj} (pertaining to or characteristic of church) SEE: ecclesiastical ::
Church of England {prop} (established Christian church in England) :: Kirche von England {f}
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints {prop} (major denomination of the Latter Day Saint movement) :: Kirche Jesu Christi der Heiligen der Letzten Tage {f}
Church of Scotland {prop} (national Presbyterian church of Scotland) :: Kirche von Schottland {f}
church service {n} (communal worship) :: Gottesdienst {m}
churchwarden {n} (lay officer who handles secular affairs of the parish) :: Kirchenvorsteher {m}, Kirchenvorsteherin {f}
churchyard {n} (patch of land adjoining a church) :: Friedhof {m}
churchyard cough {n} (a severe cough) :: Friedhofsjodler {m}
churl {n} (boorish person) :: Kerl {m}
churl {n} (freedman in a þéod) :: Kerl {m}
churlish {adj} (rude or surly) :: ungehobelt, unfreundlich, mürrisch, griesgrämig
churlish {adj} (stingy or grudging) :: knauserig, widerwillig
churn {v} (agitate rapidly) :: durchschütteln, aufwühlen
churn {v} (figuratively: produce excessive motion) :: wusseln, rütteln, wühlen
churn {v} (tumble) :: durchschütteln, aufwühlen
churn {n} (vessel for churning) :: Rührtrommel {f}, Butterfass {n}, Butterfertiger {m}, Kerne {f}
churn out {v} (to produce a large quantity of something rapidly and easily) :: produzieren, in Massen produzieren, ausstoßen
churro {n} (fried pastry) :: Churro {m}
chute {n} (tube) :: Rutsche {f}, Rinne {f}, Schacht {m}, Rohr {n}, Röhre {f}
chute {n} (parachute) :: Fallschirm {m}
chutney {n} (condiment) :: Chutney {n}
chutzpah {n} (nearly arrogant courage) :: Chuzpe {f}
Chuukese {n} (member of an ethnic group) :: chuukesische
Chuvash {adj} (from, or pertaining to Chuvashia) :: tschuwaschisch
Chuvash {n} (person) :: Tschuwasche {m}, Tschuwaschin {f}
Chuvash {prop} (Chuvash language) :: tschuwaschische Sprache, Tschuwaschisch {n}
Chuvashia {prop} (federal subject of Russia) :: Tschuwaschien {n}
chypre {n} :: Chypre
ciabatta {n} (a broad, flat, white Italian bread) :: Ciabatta {f} {n}
Cia-Cia {prop} (language) :: Cia-Cia {n}
ciao {interj} (hello) SEE: hello ::
ciao {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye ::
ciao {interj} (transliteration of the Italian greeting or farewell) :: tschau
ciborium {n} (A fixed vaulted canopy) :: Ziborium {n}
ciborium {n} (A covered receptacle) :: Ziborium {n}
cicada {n} (any of several insects of the order Hemiptera) :: Zikade {f}
cicatrice {n} (scar) SEE: scar ::
cicatrix {n} (scar that remains after the development of new tissue) SEE: scar ::
cicatrize {v} (to form a scar) :: vernarben
cicely {n} (Myrrhis odorata) :: Süßdolde {f}
cicero {n} (12-point type) :: Cicero
Cicero {prop} (Roman statesman and orator) :: Cicero {m}
cicerone {n} (guide) :: Cicerone {m}
cichlid {n} (a tropical fish) :: Buntbarsch
cicisbeo {n} (Italian knightly servant of a high-born lady) :: Cicisbeo {m}, Hausfreund {m}
-cide {suffix} (killing of) :: -mord, -zid [the derived noun is masculine]
-cide {suffix} (killer of) :: -mörder
cider {n} (alcoholic beverage) :: Apfelwein {m}, Apfelmost {m} [Southern Germany, Switzerland]
cider {n} (non-alcoholic still beverage) :: Apfelsaft {m}, Apfelmost {m}
cider {n} (soft drink) SEE: soft drink ::
Cieszyn {prop} (city in Poland) :: Cieszyn {n}, Teschen {n}
cigar {n} (tobacco product) :: Zigarre {f}; Glimmstängel {m}
cigarette {n} (cigarette) :: Zigarette {f}, Kippe {f} [colloquial]
cigarette case {n} (a small flat case for holding cigarettes) :: Zigarettenetui {n}
cigarette holder {n} (a device used to hold a cigarette) :: Zigarettenspitze
cigarette lighter {n} (lighter) SEE: lighter ::
cigarette paper {n} (rolling paper) SEE: rolling paper ::
cigarillo {n} (thin cigar) :: Zigarillo {m} {n}
cilantro {n} (leaves of the coriander plant) :: Koriander {m}
ciliary body {n} (ciliary muscle + ciliary processes) :: Ziliarkörper {m}
Cilicia {prop} (ancient region) :: Kilikien
Cimbrian {n} (people) :: Zimber {m}
Cimbrian {prop} (language) :: Zimbrisch {n}
Cimbric {adj} (relating to the Cimbri tribe) :: kimbrisch
cimmerian {adj} (perpetually dark or gloomy) :: kimmerisch
Cimmerian {n} (one of the Cimmerii, ancient equestrian nomads of Indo-European origin) :: Kimmerier {m}, Kimmerierin {f}
Cimmerian {adj} (describing particularly dense darkness) :: kimmerisch
Cimmerian {prop} (language) :: Kimmerisch {n}
cinch {n} (saddle girth) :: Sattelgurt {m}
cinch {n} (something that is very easy to do) :: Kinderspiel {n}
cinchona {n} (bark) :: Chinarinde {f}
cinder {n} (ember) SEE: ember ::
cinder {n} (partially or mostly burnt material) :: Asche {f}
cinder {n} (slag from a metal furnace) :: Schlacke {f}, Zunder {m}
cinder {v} (to reduce something to cinders) :: verkohlen, verschwelen
cinder block {n} (lightweight building block) :: Schalstein {m}
Cinderella {prop} (fairy tale) :: Aschenputtel {n}
Cinderella {prop} (main character in this fairy tale) :: Aschenbrödel {n}, Aschenputtel {n}
cineast {n} (person in the filmmaking industry) :: Cineast {m}
cineast {n} (enthusiast of film and the cinema) SEE: cinephile ::
cinema {n} (movie) SEE: movie ::
cinema {n} (a film/movie theatre) :: Kino {n}, Filmtheater {n}, Lichtspielhaus {n} [dated]
cinema {n} (film or movies as a group) :: Kino {n}
cinema {n} (the film and movie industry) :: Filmindustrie {f}, Kino {n}
cinema {n} (the art of making films and movies) :: Kino {n}
cinematic {adj} (relating to the cinema) :: filmisch
cinematographer {n} (a movie photographer, especially one who is in charge of shooting a movie) :: Kameramann {m}, Kamerafrau {f}
cinematography {n} (the discipline of making and reproducing motion pictures) :: Lichtbildkunst {f}
cinephile {n} (enthusiast of films and cinema) :: Cineast {m}, Cineastin {f}
cinerary {adj} (pertaining to or containing ashes) :: Urne {f}
cinereous vulture {n} (Eurasian black vulture) SEE: Eurasian black vulture ::
cinnabar {n} (mineral) :: Zinnober {m}
cinnabar {n} (color) :: Zinnober {n}
cinnamic acid {n} (aromatic carboxylic acid obtained from cinnamon) :: Zimtsäure {f}
cinnamon {n} (Cinnamomum verum) :: Zimtbaum {m}
cinnamon {n} (spice) :: Zimt {m}, Kaneel {m}
cinnamon {adj} (flavor) :: Zimt {m}
cinnamon-breasted tit {n} (Melaniparus pallidiventris) :: Zimtbauchmeise {f}, Zimtbauch-Rußmeise {f}
cinnamon roll {n} (rolled pastry flavored with cinnamon) :: Zimtschnecke {f} [spiral in form, usually very sweet], Zimtbrötchen {n} [roll, often less sweet]
cinnamon-rumped foliage-gleaner {n} (bird) :: Zimtbürzel-Blattspäher {m}
cinnamon stick {n} (thin piece of cinnamon bark curled up into a tube) :: [gastronomy] Zimtstange, [commercial] Stangenzimt {m}
cinquedea {n} (Italian Renaissance sword) :: Cinquedea {f}
cinquefoil {n} (heraldry: stylized flower or leaf with five lobes) :: Fünfpass {m}
cipher {n} (obsolete: zero) SEE: zero ::
cipher {n} (numeric character) :: Ziffer {f}
cipher {n} (method for concealing the meaning of text) :: Verschlüsselung {f}
cipher {n} (cryptographic system) :: Verschlüsselungssystem {n}
cipher {n} (concealed message) :: Chiffre {f} Geheimschrift {f}
circa {prep} (approximately, about) :: ungefähr, etwa, um, circa, zirka
circadian {adj} (relating to rhythmic behavior with a period of 24 hours) :: circadian, zirkadian
circadian rhythm {n} (internal body clock) :: circadianer Rhythmus {m}, circadiane Rhythmik {f}
Circe {prop} (enchantress in Greek mythology) :: Kirke
Circinus {prop} (a small constellation of the southern winter sky) :: Zirkel {m}
circle {n} (geometry: set of points that are equally distant from a center) :: Kreis {m}
circle {n} (geometry: set of all points in a plane within a radius) :: Kreis {m}
circle {n} (curve approximating part or all of a circle) :: Kreis {m}
circle {n} (specific group of persons) :: Kreis {m}, Zirkel {m}
circle {n} (bagginess of skin under eyes) :: Augenringe {m-p}
circle {v} (travel around along a curved path) :: umkreisen
circle {v} (surround) :: umkreisen, einkreisen
circle {v} (place or mark a circle around) :: einkreisen
circle {v} (travel in circles) :: kreisen
circle {n} (orbit) SEE: orbit ::
circle {n} (indirect form of words) SEE: circumlocution ::
circle {n} (traffic circle or roundabout) SEE: traffic circle ::
circle of friends {n} (group of close friends) :: engerer Freundeskreis {m}, Freundeskreis {m}
circlip {n} (fastener consisting of a semi-flexible metal ring) :: Sicherungsring {m}, Seegerring {m}
circuit {n} (act of moving around) :: Umlauf {m}
circuit {n} (enclosed path of electric current) :: Schaltkreis {m}
circuit {n} (legal: division of a state or country) :: Bezirk {m}
circuit {n} (circumlocution) SEE: circumlocution ::
circuit board {n} (board) :: Leiterplatte {f}
circuit breaker {n} (electrical switch) :: Leistungsschutzschalter {m}, Sicherungsautomat {m}, Sicherung {f}
circuitous {adj} (not direct or to the point) :: weitschweifig, umständlich, indirekt, umschweifend
circuitous {adj} (of a long and winding route) :: weitläufig, verwunden, umständlich, sich windend
circular {adj} (of or relating to a circle) :: Kreis-
circular {adj} (in the shape of, or moving in a circle) :: rund, Kreis-
circular {adj} (referring back to itself) :: zirkelhaft
circular {adj} (circular definition) SEE: circular definition ::
circular arc {n} (continuous section of the circumference of a circle) :: Kreisbogen {m}
circular argument {n} (a type of argument) :: Zirkelschluss {m}, Zirkelbeweis {m}
circular definition {n} (definition) :: Zirkelschluss {m}
circular letter {n} (freely distributed letter or pamphlet on routine matters) :: Rundbrief {m}, Rundschreiben {n}, Zirkular {n}
circular saw {n} (a power saw with a circular cutting blade) :: Kreissäge {f}
circular segment {n} (circular segment) :: Kreisabschnitt {m}
circulation {n} (The act of moving in a circle) :: Kreislauf {m}, Zirkulation {f}, Umlauf {m}
circulation {n} (The act of passing from place to place or person to person) :: Umlaufen {n}, Zirkulieren {n}
circulation {n} (Currency; circulating coin; notes, bills, etc.) :: Geldumlauf {m}, Geldkreislauf {m}, Geldzirkulation {f}
circulation {n} (The movement of the blood in the blood-vascular system) :: Blutkreislauf {m}
circulatory system {n} (parts of an animal body) :: Blutbahn {f}, Blutgefäßsystem {n}, Blutkreislauf {m}
circumambient {adj} (surrounding) SEE: surrounding ::
circumbendibus {n} (roundabout route or process) :: Umweg {m}
circumbendibus {n} (a roundabout or confusing manner) :: Umschweif {m}
circumbinary {adj} (having an orbit around binary stars, or relating to such an orbit) :: zirkumbinär
circumcircle {n} (a circle that passes through every vertex of a given polygon) :: Umkreis {m}
circumcise {v} (to remove the foreskin from the penis) :: beschneiden
circumcised {adj} (of a man) :: beschnitten
circumcised {adj} (of a woman) :: beschnitten
circumciser {n} (one who performs circumcision) :: Beschneider {m}, Beschneiderin {f}
circumcision {n} (removal of foreskin from penis) :: Beschneidung {f}, Zirkumzision {f}
circumcision {n} (female circumcision) SEE: female circumcision ::
circumference {n} (line that bounds a circle or other two-dimensional object) :: Umfang {m}
circumference {n} (length of such line) :: Umfang {m}
circumfix {n} (affix with both a pre- and sufixing part) :: Zirkumfix {n}
circumflex {n} (circumflex accent) :: [general] Zirkumflex {m}; [chiefly of French] Accent circonflexe {m}; [informal] Dach {n}
circumlocution {n} (roundabout or indirect way of speaking) :: Umschweife {m-p}
circumnavigate {v} (to sail completely around something) :: umschiffen, umsegeln
circumnavigate {v} (to circumvent or bypass) :: umschiffen
circumnavigate {v} (to sail around the world) :: die Welt umsegeln
circumscribe {v} (to draw a line around; encircle) :: einkreisen
circumscribe {v} (to limit narrowly; restrict) :: eingrenzen
circumscription {n} (electoral district) SEE: electoral district ::
circumspect {adj} (carefully aware of all circumstances) :: vorsichtig, umsichtig
circumstance {n} (that which attends, or relates to, or in some way affects, a fact or event) :: Umstand {m}
circumstance {n} (event; fact; particular incident) :: Umstand {m}
circumvent {v} (to avoid or get around something) :: umgehen
circumvent {v} (to surround or besiege) :: umlagern
circumvent {v} (to outwit) :: ausmanövrieren
circumvention {n} (bypassing) :: Umgehung
circumvention {n} (act of prevailing) :: Überlistung
circus {n} (company that travels) :: Zirkus {m}
circus ring {n} (arena in a circus where acts are performed) :: Manege {f}
cirque {n} (something in the shape of a circle) SEE: circle ::
cirque {n} (curved depression in a mountainside) :: Kar {n}
cirrhosis {n} (chronic disease of the liver) :: Zirrhose {f}
cirrostratus {n} (cloud) :: Schleierwolke {f}, Zirrostratus {f}
cis {adj} (cisgender) :: cis
cis- {prefix} (on this side of) :: zis-, cis-
CIS {prop} (Commonwealth of Independent States) :: GUS {f}
cisalpine {adj} (On the south side of the Alps) :: zisalpin, cisalpin, zisalpinisch
cisgender {adj} (having a gender the same as one's sex) :: cisgender, cis-gender, cis, cisgeschlechtlich, zissexuell
cis man {n} :: Cis-Mann {m}
cissexual {adj} (having a gender identity which matches one's birth sex) SEE: cisgender ::
cissoid {n} (cissoid) :: Zissoide {f}
Cistercian {n} :: Zisterzienser
cistern {n} (reservoir for holding water) :: Zisterne {f}
cistern {n} (flush toilet's container) :: Spülkasten {m}
citadel {n} (a strong fortress that sits high above a city) :: Zitadelle {f}
citadel {n} (a stronghold or fortified place) :: Zitadelle {f}
citation {n} (an official summons) :: Vorladung {f}
citation {n} (the act of citing a passage from a book) :: Zitieren {n}
citation {n} (the passage or words quoted; quotation) :: Zitat {n}, Zitierung {f}
citation {n} (enumeration) :: Aufzählung {f}
citation {n} (a commendation in recognition of some achievement, or a formal statement of an achievement) :: Begründung {f}; ehrenvolle Erwähnung {f}
cite {v} (quote) SEE: quote ::
cite {n} (citation) SEE: citation ::
citizen {n} (legal member of a state) :: Staatsbürger {m}, Staatsbürgerin {f}, Bürger {m}, Bürgerin {f}
citizen {n} (legal resident of a city) :: Einwohner {m}, Bürger {m}
citizen {n} (resident of any particular place) :: Einwohner {m}
citizen {n} (civilian) :: Zivilist {m}, Zivilistin {f}
citizen journalism {n} (reporting by amateurs on the scene of an event) :: Graswurzel-Journalismus
citizen science {n} (citizen science) :: Bürgerwissenschaft {f}
citizenship {n} (state of being a citizen) :: Staatsbürgerschaft {f}, Staatsangehörigkeit {f}, Bürgerschaft {f}
citole {n} (archaic musical instrument) :: Citole {f}
citrange {n} (hybrid) :: Zitrange {f}
citrate {n} (salt or ester of citric acid) :: Citrat {n}
citric acid {n} (2-hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid, C6H8O7) :: Zitronensäure, Citronensäure {f}
citric acid cycle {n} (the Krebs cycle, see also: Krebs cycle; tricarboxylic acid cycle) :: Zitronensäurezyklus {m}, Citratzyklus {m}
citrine {n} (brownish-yellow quartz) :: Citrin {m}
citrus {n} (fruit) SEE: citrus fruit ::
citrus fruit {n} (fruit of genus Citrus) :: Zitrusfrucht {f}
city {n} (large settlement) :: Stadt {f}, Großstadt {f}
city {n} (downtown) SEE: downtown ::
city {n} (central business district) SEE: central business district ::
city center {n} (downtown) SEE: downtown ::
city council {n} (town/city governing body) :: Stadtrat {m}
city father {n} :: Stadtvater {m}
city hall {n} (building) :: Rathaus {n}
city hall {n} (government) :: Rathaus {n}
city state {n} (sovereign city) :: Stadtstaat {m}
civet {n} (cat-like animal) :: Zibetkatze {f}
civic {adj} (Having to do with a city or the people who live there) :: bürgerlich
civic-minded {adj} (supportive of policies and practices that serve the interests of society) :: sozial engagiert
civics {n} (study of good citizenship and proper membership in a community) :: Sozialkunde {f}, Gemeinschaftskunde {f}
civil {adj} (related to people and government office as opposed to military or religion) :: zivil, bürgerlich
civil {adj} (behaving in a reasonable or polite manner) :: zivilisiert
civil aviation {n} (non-military aviation) :: Zivilluftfahrt {f}
civil code {n} (a systematic collection of laws between private parties) :: Bürgerliches Gesetzbuch {n}
civil disobedience {n} (active and non-violent refusal to obey) :: ziviler Ungehorsam {m}
civil engineer {n} (engineer specialised in civil engineering) :: Bauingenieurin {f}, Bauingenieur {m}
civil engineering {n} (technical design and construction of public works and/or equivalent private ones) :: Bauingenieurwesen {n}, Bauwesen {n}
civilian {n} (non-military person) :: Zivilist {m}, Zivilistin {f}
civilian {adj} (not related to the military armed forces) :: zivil
civility {n} (politeness; behavior which conforms to social conventions) :: Anstand {m}, Höflichkeit {f}, Verbindlichkeit {f}
civilization {n} (organized culture) :: Zivilisation {f}, Kultur {f}
civilization {n} (human society) :: Kultur {f}
civilization {n} (act or process of civilizing or becoming civilized) :: Zivilisiertwerden {n}
civilization {prop} (people of the world considered to have a high standard of behavior) :: Zivilisation {f}
civilized {adj} (having a highly developed society or culture) :: zivilisiert
civilized {adj} (showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement) :: zivilisiert
civil law {n} (body of law dealing with private relations) :: Zivilrecht {n}, Bürgerliches Recht {n}
civil law {n} (legal system contrasting with common law) :: römisch-germanisches Recht {n}
civil partnership {n} (arrangement for same-sex couples) :: eingetragene Partnerschaft {f}
civil registry {n} (government repository or database) :: Standesamt {n}
civil rights {n} (rights deserved by all people under all circumstances) :: Grundrechte {n-p}, Bürgerrechte {n-p}
civil servant {n} (government employee) :: Beamter {m}, Beamtin {f}, Funktionär {m}, Funktionärin {f}
civil service {n} (branches of government that are not military, legislative or judicial) :: Öffentlicher Dienst {m}, Staatsdienst {m}
civil society {n} (institutions, voluntary organizations and corporate bodies) :: Zivilgesellschaft {f}
civil twilight {n} (period in which the sun is less than 6° below the horizon) :: bürgerliche Dämmerung {f}
civil union {n} (legal union similar to marriage) :: eingetragene Partnerschaft {f}
civil war {n} (war between factions within a single country) :: Bürgerkrieg {m}
Civil War {prop} (civil war) SEE: civil war ::
civvies {n} (mufti (dress)) SEE: mufti ::
CJD {n} (Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease) :: CJK {f}
clabber {n} (curdled milk) :: Sauermilch {f}, Dickmilch {f}
clad {v} (to clothe) :: kleiden
cladogram {n} :: Kladogramm {n}, Cladogramm {n}
claim {n} (demand of ownership) :: Anspruch {m}
claim {n} (the right or ground of demanding) :: Rechtstitel {m}, Anspruch {m}
claim {n} (new statement of truth made about something) :: Behauptung {f}
claim {n} (demand of ownership for previously unowned land) :: Anspruch {m}, Mutung {f} (mining)
claim {n} ((law) demand for compensation) :: Anspruch {m}
claim {v} (to demand ownership of something) :: beanspruchen
claim {v} (to state a new fact) :: behaupten
claim {v} (to demand ownership or right to use for land) :: beanspruchen
claimant {n} (party who initiates a lawsuit) SEE: plaintiff ::
Claire {prop} (female given name) SEE: Clara ::
clairvoyance {n} (the power to perceive objects that are not accessible to the senses) :: Hellsehen {n}, Hellseherei {f}
clairvoyant {adj} (of, or relating to clairvoyance) :: hellseherisch
clairvoyant {adj} (able to see things that cannot be perceived by the normal senses) :: hellseherisch
clairvoyant {adj} (able to foresee the future) :: hellseherisch, präkognitiv
clairvoyant {n} (person able to see things that cannot be perceived by the normal senses) :: Hellseher {m}, Hellseherin {f}
clairvoyant {n} (person able to foresee the future) :: Hellseher {m}, Hellseherin {f}, Weissager {m}, Weissagerin {f}, Wahrsager {m}, Wahrsagerin {f}, Seher {m}, Seherin {f}
clam {n} (mollusc, see also: mollusc; oyster; mussel) :: Muschel {f}, Venusmuschel {f}, Klaffmuschel {f}
clamber {v} (to climb with difficulty or haphazardly) :: klettern, erklimmen, kraxeln, herumturnen, hinaufklettern, heraufklettern, hochturnen
clammy {adj} (Cold and damp) :: klamm
clamor {n} (great outcry or vociferation) :: Geschrei {n}, Gezeter {n}, Schreierei {f}
clamor {n} (loud and continued noise) :: Krach {m}, Lärm {m}, Lärmkulisse {f}
clamor {n} (continued public expression, often of dissatisfaction; popular outcry) :: Geschrei {n}, Aufschrei {m}, Ruf {m}, Protest {m}
clamor {n} :: Geheul {n}
clamor {v} (to cry out and/or demand) :: schreien
clamor {v} (to demand by outcry) :: mit lautem Geschrei fordern
clamor {v} (to become noisy insistently) :: laut werden
clamp {n} (woodworking tool) :: Klammer {f}, Schraubzwinge {f}, Klemme {f}
clam up {v} (become silent) :: schweigen
clan {n} (group having common ancestor) :: Clan {m}, Sippe {f}
clandestine {adj} (done or kept in secret) :: klammheimlich, heimlich, geheim, klandestin [obsolete]
clandestinely {adv} (in a secret, covert manner) :: heimlich, verdeckt
clangour {n} (a loud, repeating clanging sound; a loud racket; a din) :: Schall {m}, Getöse {n}
clap {n} (The act of striking the palms of the hands, or any two surfaces, together) :: Klatschen {n}
clap {n} (Any loud, sudden, explosive sound) :: Knall {m}, Schlag {m}
clap {v} (To strike the palms of the hands together) :: klatschen
clap {v} (To applaud by clapping the hands) :: klatschen, applaudieren
clap {v} (To bring two surfaces together forcefully, creating a sharp sound) :: knallen
clap {v} (To create or assemble (something) hastily) :: improvisieren, zusammenbasteln
clap {n} (gonorrhea) :: Tripper
clapboard {n} (siding for houses) :: Schindel {f}
clapboard {n} (clapperboard) SEE: clapperboard ::
clapper {n} (the tongue of a bell) :: Klöppel {m}, Schwengel {m}
clapper board {n} (clapperboard) SEE: clapperboard ::
clapperboard {n} (device used in film) :: Filmklappe {f}
clapping {n} (the action by which someone or something claps) :: Klatschen {n}
clapping game {n} (an activity in which two or more people stand facing each other and clap hands to a rhyming chant) :: Klatschspiel {n}
claptrap {n} (empty verbiage or nonsense) :: Gerede {n}, Geschwätz {n}, Gequatsche {n}
claque {n} (people hired to applaud or boo) :: Claque {f}
Clara {prop} (cognates and transliterations of the name Clara) :: Clara, Klara
Clare {n} (Clara) SEE: Clara ::
clarification {n} (clarification of ideas, meaning, etc) :: Erläuterung {f}, Verdeutlichung {f}
clarified butter {n} (cooking fat made from butter) :: Butterschmalz {m}
clarify {v} (to make clear) :: klären
clarinet {n} (woodwind musical instrument) :: Klarinette {f}
clarinetist {n} (musician) :: Klarinettist {m}, Klarinettistin {f}
clarity {n} (the state or measure of being clear) :: Klarheit {f}
clash {n} (skirmish) :: Zusammenstoß {m}, Auseinandersetzung {f}
clash {n} (opposition; contradiction) :: Clash {m}
clasp {n} (fastener or holder) :: Griff {m}, Spange {f}
clasp {v} (take hold of; grab tightly) :: greifen
class {n} (group, collection, category or set sharing characteristics or attributes) :: Klasse {f}
class {n} (social grouping, based on job, wealth, etc.) :: Klasse {f}
class {n} (division of society into classes) :: Klasse {f}
class {n} (admirable behavior; elegance) :: Klasse {f}, Stil {m}
class {n} (group of students in a regularly scheduled meeting with a teacher) :: Klasse {f}
class {n} (series of classes covering a single subject) :: Unterricht {m}
class {n} (group of students who commenced or completed their education during a particular year) :: Klasse {f}
class {n} (category of seats in an airplane, train or other means of mass transportation) :: Klasse {f}
class {n} (classification below Phylum and above Order) :: Classis {f}
class {n} ((set theory) collection of sets definable by a shared property) :: Klasse {f}
class {n} ((programming, object-oriented) set of objects possibly differing in state but not behavior) :: Klasse {f}
class action {n} (lawsuit) :: Sammelklage {f}
class-based {adj} (using entities called objects) :: klassenbasiert
class-based language {n} :: objektbasierte Sprache {f}
class-based programming {n} :: klassenbasierte Programmierung {f}
class clown {n} (student who frequently makes jokes) :: Klassenkasper {m}, Klassenclown {m}
class diagram {n} (type of static structure diagram) :: Klassendiagramm {m}
classeme {n} (generic seme) :: Klassem {n}
class envy {n} (envy against upper class) :: Sozialneid {m}
classic {adj} (exemplary of a particular style) :: klassisch
classic {adj} (exhibiting timeless quality) :: klassisch
classic {n} (example) :: Klassiker {m}
classic {n} (lasting work) :: Klassiker {m}
classic {n} (sports event) :: Klassiker {m}
classical {adj} (literature etc) :: klassisch
classical {adj} (Greek and Roman) :: klassisch
classical {adj} (art etc) :: klassisch
Classical Arabic {prop} (Classical Arabic) :: klassisches Arabisch {n}
Classical Chinese {prop} (language) :: klassisches Chinesisch {n}
Classical Egyptian {prop} (Classical Egyptian) :: Klassisch-Ägyptisch {n}
Classical Latin {prop} (Latin language as spoken and written formally) :: klassisches Latein {n}
classical music {n} (music of the classical period) :: Klassik {f}
classical music {n} (the more serious forms of European and American music) :: Klassik {f}, klassische Musik {f}
Classical Nahuatl {prop} (variants of the Nahuatl language spoken in Mexico at the time of the Spanish conquest) :: klassisches Nahuatl {n}
classical studies {n} (study) :: Altertumswissenschaft {f}, Altertumswissenschaften {p} {f}
Classical Syriac {prop} :: syrische Sprache {f}
classicism {n} (classical traditions of the art and architecture of ancient Greece and Rome) :: Klassizismus {m}
classicistic {adj} (of or pertaining to classicism) :: klassizistisch
classics {n} (classical studies) SEE: classical studies ::
classification {n} (act of forming into classes) :: Klassifikation {f}, Klassifizierung {f}
classified {n} (classified advertisement) SEE: classified advertisement ::
classified ad {n} (classified advertisement) SEE: classified advertisement ::
classified advertisement {n} (newspaper or website advertisements under categories) :: Kleinanzeige {f}, Annonce {f}
classifier {n} ((linguistics) word or morpheme used to indicate a semantic class) :: Zählwort {n}, Zählklassenwort {n}, Zähleinheitswort {n}, Numeralklassifikator {m}, Zahlklassifikator {m}, Klassifikator {m}
classify {v} (identify or divide into classes) :: einordnen, einstufen, unterteilen, klassifizieren
classism {n} (discrimination based on social class) :: Klassismus {m}
classist {adj} (pertaining to classism) :: klassistisch
classist {n} (advocate of classism) :: Klassist {m}
classless {adj} (not divided into societal or economic groups) :: klassenlos