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corner
British English: /ˈkɔːnə/
American English: /ˈkɔrnər/

Translation of corner in German:

noun

  • 1
    Ecke, die
    (curve)
    Kurve, die
    on the corner
    an der Ecke/in der Kurve
    at the corner corner of the street sharp corner
    scharfe od. enge Kurve
    cut [off] a/the corner
    eine/die Kurve schneiden
    cut corners
    [figurative]
    auf die Schnelle arbeiten [colloquial]
    cut corners with something
    [figurative]
    bei etwas pfuschen [colloquial]
    [something is] just [a]round the corner Christmas is just round the corner [figurative]
    [colloquial]
    Weihnachten steht vor der Tür
    turn the corner he has turned the corner now
    [figurative]
    er ist jetzt über den Berg [colloquial]
  • 2 (hollow angle between walls)
    Ecke, die
    (of mouth, eye)
    Winkel, der
    corner of the mouth/eye
    Mund-/Augenwinkel, der
    drive somebody into a corner
    jemanden in die Enge treiben
    paint 2 1, → tight 1 9
  • 3 (Boxing, Wrestling)
    Ecke, die
  • 5 (in hockey) /
    (in football)
    Ecke, die
    score from a corner
    eine Ecke verwandeln
    take a corner
    eine Ecke schlagen/treten
  • 6 (Business)
    Corner, der
    Schwänze, die

transitive verb

  • 1 (drive into corner)
    in eine Ecke treiben
    [figurative]
    in die Enge treiben
    have [got] somebody cornered
    jemanden in der Falle haben
  • 2 (Business)corner the market in coffee
    die Kaffeevorräte aufkaufen
    den Kaffeemarkt aufschwänzen [specialist]

intransitive verb

  • die Kurven nehmen
    corner well/badly
    eine gute/schlechte Kurvenlage haben
    when cornering
    beim Kurvenfahren

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