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dozen
British English: /ˈdʌz(ə)n/
American English: /ˈdəzən/

Translation of dozen in German:

noun pl. same pl. dozens

  • 1
    (twelve)
    Dutzend, das
    six dozen bottles of wine
    sechsmal zwölf Flaschen Wein
    there were several/a few dozen [people] there
    Dutzende von Leuten/ein paar Dutzend Leute waren da
    a dozen times/reasons [figurative] [colloquial]
    (many)
    dutzend Mal/Dutzende von Gründen
    half a dozen
    ein halbes Dutzend [archaic]
  • 2
    (set of twelve)
    Dutzend, das
    by the dozen
    (in twelves)
    im Dutzend [figurative] [colloquial] (in great numbers)
    in großen Scharen
    do one's daily dozen
    [colloquial]
    Frühsport machen
  • 3in pl. [colloquial]
    (many)
    Dutzende Pl.
    in [their] dozens
    (in great numbers)
    in großen Scharen
    dozens of times
    dutzendmal

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