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British English: /dɪˈspəʊz/
American English: /dəˈspoʊz/

Translation of dispose in German:

transitive verb

  • 1 (make inclined)dispose somebody to something
    jemanden zu etwas veranlassen
    dispose somebody to do something
    jemanden dazu veranlassen, etwas zu tun

intransitive verb

  • (determine course of events)
    Entscheidungen treffen
    man proposes, God disposes [proverb]
    der Mensch denkt, Gott lenkt [proverb]

Phrasal verbs

dispose of

1 (do as one wishes with)dispose of something/somebody
über etwas/jemanden frei verfügen
2 (kill, get rid of)
beseitigen (Rivalen, Leiche, Abfall)
töten (Gegner, Drachen)
she disposed of the tea leaves down the sink
sie hat die Teeblätter in den Ausguss getan od. den Ausguss hinuntergespült
3 (put away) 4 (eat up)
verputzen [informal]
5 (settle, finish) dispose of the business
das Geschäftliche erledigen od. regeln
6 (disprove)
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