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doll
British English: /dɒl/
American English: /dɑl/

Translation of doll in German:

noun

  • 1 (small model of person, dummy)
    Puppe Fem.
  • 2 (pretty but silly woman)
    Dummchen Neutr. [informal]
    Püppchen Neutr. [informal]
    [slang] (young woman) Mieze Fem. [informal]

transitive verb

  • doll up
    herausputzen
    herausstaffieren [pejorative]
    auftakeln (Frau) [pejorative]
    she was all dolled up
    sie war so richtig aufgedonnert [pejorative]

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