Share this entry

Share this page


Pronunciation: /kəˈpæsɪtɪ/

Translation of capacity in German:


  • 1 Fassungsvermögen, das the machine is working to capacity die Maschine ist voll ausgelastet a seating capacity of 300 300 Sitzplätze
  • 3 (position) Eigenschaft, die in his capacity as … in seiner Eigenschaft als …

Definition of capacity in:

Share this entry

Share this page


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day emulous
Pronunciation: ˈɛmjʊləs
seeking to emulate someone or something