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British English: /ˈdʌɪə/
American English: /ˈdaɪ(ə)r/

Translation of dire in German:


  • 3 (extreme)dire necessity
    dringende Notwendigkeit
    be in dire need of something
    etwas dringend benötigen od. brauchen
    in cases of dire emergency
    im äußersten Notfall
    be in dire [financial] straits
    in einer ernsten [finanziellen] Notlage sein
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