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exchange
British English: /ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ/
, /ɛksˈtʃeɪndʒ/
American English: /ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ/

Translation of exchange in German:

transitive verb

  • 1
    (Plätze, Zimmer, Ringe, Küsse)
    (Adressen, [Kriegs]gefangene, Erinnerungen, Gedanken, Erfahrungen)
    (Blicke, Worte, Ringe)
    [no] shots were exchanged
    es fand [k]ein Schusswechsel statt
    the two men exchanged letters
    die beiden Männer führten einen Briefwechsel
    exchange blows/insults
    sich schlagen/sich gegenseitig beleidigen

intransitive verb

noun

  • 1
    Tausch, der
    (of prisoners, spies, compliments, greetings, insults)
    an exchange of ideas/blows
    ein Meinungsaustausch/Handgreiflichkeiten
    Pl.
    in exchange in exchange for something
    für etwas
    fair exchange is no robbery
    [proverb; humorous or ironic]
    so kann jeder zufrieden sein
    [humorous or ironic]
  • 2
    (School, University)
    an exchange of pupils
    ein Schüleraustausch
    an exchange student
    ein Austauschstudent/eine Austauschstudentin
    the pupils are going on [an] exchange to Paris
    die Schüler fahren im Rahmen eines Austauschprogramms nach Paris
  • 3
    (quarrel)
    Wortwechsel, der
  • 4
    (of money)
    bill of exchange
    Wechsel, der
    Tratte, die
    (Banking)
    exchange [rate], rate of exchange
    Wechsel- od. Umrechnungskurs, der
  • 6 (Business)
    (building)
    Börse, die

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