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British English: /ɛb/
American English: /ɛb/

Translation of ebb in German:


  • 2 (decline, decay)
    Niedergang Mask.
    be at a low ebb [figurative] (Person, Stimmung, Moral)
    auf dem Nullpunkt sein
    my funds are at a low ebb
    in meinem Geldbeutel ist Ebbe [informal]
    the ebb and flow the ebb and flow of life

intransitive verb

  • 1 (flow back)

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