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British English: /kənˈteɪn/
American English: /kənˈteɪn/

Translation of contain in German:

transitive verb

  • 1
    (hold as contents, include) enthalten
    (comprise) umfassen
    be contained within a space/between limits
    sich in einem Gebiet/zwischen Grenzen befinden
  • 2
    (prevent from moving) halten
    (prevent from spreading)
    (also Mil)
    eindämmen (Krankheit)
    (restrain) unterdrücken
    he could hardly contain himself for joy
    er konnte vor Freude kaum an sich Akk. halten
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