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British English: /ˈkɒt(ə)n/
American English: /ˈkɑtn/

Translation of cotton in German:


  • (substance, plant) Baumwolle Fem.
    (thread) Baumwollgarn Neutr.
    (cloth) Baumwollstoff Mask.

adjective attrib

  • Baumwoll-

intransitive verb

  • cotton ˈon [informal]
    kapieren [informal]
    cotton ˈon to [informal] (catch on to)
    spitzkriegen [informal] (understand) kapieren [informal]
    cotton to somebody (American English)
    sich mit jemandem anfreunden
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