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British English: /ɡɪə/
American English: /ɡɪr/

Translation of gear in German:


  • 1 (Motor Vehicles)
    Gang, der
    (transmission) first/second etc. gear (British English)
    der erste/zweite usw. Gang
    top/bottom gear (British English)
    der höchste/erste Gang
    high/low gear
    hoher/niedriger Gang
    change or shift gear change or shift [up] a gear
    [figurative] [colloquial]
    change into second/a higher/lower gear
    in den zweiten Gang/in einen höheren/niedrigeren Gang schalten
    a bicycle with ten-speed gears
    ein Fahrrad mit Zehngangschaltung
    put or get or shift the car into gear
    den Wagen in Gang setzen
    einen Gang einlegen
    in gear [figurative]
    in Ordnung
    im Gleis
    out of gear
    im Leerlauf
    in Unordnung
    aus dem Gleis [geraten]
    the car is in/out of gear
    es ist ein/kein Gang eingelegt
    leave the car in gear
    den Gang drin lassen
  • 2
    (combination of wheels, levers, etc.)
  • 3 [colloquial]
    (clothes, possessions)
    Pl. [colloquial]
    travelling gear
    Reisekleidung, die

transitive verb

Phrasal verbs

gear up

intransitive verb
sich rüsten

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