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degree
British English: /dɪˈɡriː/
American English: /dəˈɡri/

Translation of degree in German:

noun

  • 1 (Mathematics, Physics)
    Grad Mask.
    an angle/a temperature of 45 degrees
    ein Winkel/eine Temperatur von 45 Grad
  • 2 (stage in scale or extent)
    Grad Mask.
    by degrees a certain degree of imagination
    ein gewisses Maß an Phantasie
    to a high degree
    in hohem Grade od. Maße
    to some or a certain degree
    [bis] zu einem gewissen Grad
    to the last degree
    in höchstem Grade
    obstinate to a degree
    reichlich widerspenstig [informal]
    to what degree?
    [in]wieweit?
  • 3 (relative condition)
    Art Fem.
    in its degree
    auf seine Art
  • 4 (step in genealogical descent)
    [Verwandtschafts]grad Mask.
  • 5forbidden or prohibited degrees (Verwandtschaftsgrade, die eine Heirat ausschließen)
  • 7 (academic rank) take/receive a degree in something
    einen akademischen Grad in etwas Dat. erwerben/verliehen bekommen
    have a degree in physics/maths
    einen Hochschulabschluss in Physik/Mathematik haben
  • 8 (Linguistics)degrees of comparison
    Steigerungsstufen Pl.
    positive/comparative/superlative degree
    Positiv Mask.
    Komparativ Mask.
    Superlativ Mask.
  • 9give somebody the third degree
    jemanden schonungslos ins Verhör nehmen

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