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British English: /dɒt/
American English: /dɑt/

Translation of dot in German:


  • 2on the dot
    auf den Punkt genau
    at 5 on the dot, on the dot of 5
    Punkt 5 Uhr
    [in] the year dot (British English) [informal]
    Anno dunnemals [informal] [humorous]

transitive verb -tt-

  • 1 (mark with dot)
    mit Punkten/einem Punkt markieren
    dotted with white
  • 2 (place [diacritical] dot over)dot one's i's/j's
    i-/j-Punkte machen
    dot the i's and cross the t's [figurative]
    peinlich genau sein
  • 4 (mark as with dots) the sky was dotted with stars
    der Himmel war von Sternen übersät
  • 5 (scatter) be dotted about the place
    über den ganzen Ort verstreut sein
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