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dwarf
British English: /dwɔːf/
American English: /dwɔrf/

Translation of dwarf in German:

noun pl. dwarfs or dwarvesPronunciation: /dwɔːvz/

  • 1 (person) [offensive]
    (Liliputaner der, Liliputanerin die)
    (Zwerg der, Zwergin die) [also derogatory]
  • 2
    (tree) Zwergbaum, der
    (plant) Zwergpflanze, die
    (animal) Zwergtier, das
  • 3
    (Mythology) (Zwerg der, Zwergin die)

adjective

transitive verb

  • 1
    (stunt in growth) verkümmern lassen
  • 2 (cause to look small)
    klein erscheinen lassen
    verzwergen [formal]
  • 3
    [figurative]
    in den Schatten stellen

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