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brick
British English: /brɪk/
American English: /brɪk/

Translation of brick in German:

noun

  • 1 (block)
    Ziegelstein Mask.
    Backstein Mask.
    (clay) Lehmziegel Mask.
    bricks and mortar (buildings)
    (as investment) Immobilien Pl.
    drop a brick [figurative] [informal]
    ins Fettnäpfchen treten [informal] [humorous]
    be or come down on somebody like a load or ton of bricks [informal]
    jemanden unheimlich fertig machen od. zusammenstauchen [informal]
  • 4 [informal] (person)
    feiner Kerl
    you've been a real brick
    du warst ein prima Kumpel [informal]

adjective

  • 1
    Ziegelstein-
    Backstein-

transitive verb

  • brick up/in
    zu-/einmauern
Definition of brick in:
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