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British English: /ˈbɒrəʊ/
American English: /ˈbɑroʊ/
, /ˈbɔroʊ/

Translation of borrow in German:

transitive verb

  • 2 [figurative]
    übernehmen (Idee, Methode, Meinung)
    entlehnen (Wort, Ausdruck aus einer anderen Sprache)
    somebody is living on borrowed time
    jemandes Uhr ist abgelaufen

intransitive verb

  • (from bank) Kredit aufnehmen (from bei)
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