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

Translation of dispose in German:

transitive verb

  • 1 (make inclined) See examples: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

transitive verb 1 (do as one wishes with) See examples:dispose of something/somebody
über etwas/jemanden frei verfügen
2 (kill, get rid of)
(Rivalen, Leiche, Abfall)
(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)
[colloquial]
5
(settle, finish)
dispose of the business
das Geschäftliche erledigen od. regeln
6
(disprove)
widerlegen

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