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grass
British English: /ɡrɑːs/
American English: /ɡræs/

Translation of grass in German:

noun

  • 1
    Gras, das
    be as green as grass
    [figurative]
    noch feucht hinter den Ohren sein
    [colloquial]
    not let the grass grow under one's feet [figurative]
    [colloquial]
    die Sache nicht auf die lange Bank schieben
    [colloquial]
    the grass is always greener on the other side [of the hill or fence]
    [proverb]
    die Kirschen aus Nachbars Garten schmecken immer viel besser
  • 3no pl. (grazing, pasture)
    Weide, die
    (pastureland) be out at grass put or turn out to grass
    auf die Weide treiben od. führen
    [figurative]
    in den Ruhestand versetzen
    nicht mehr zur Arbeit einsetzen
    (Pferd)
  • 4 [colloquial]
    (marijuana)
    Grass, das
    [colloquial]
  • 5 (British English) [colloquial]
    (police informer)
    Spitzel, der

transitive verb

  • 1
    (cover with turf)
    mit Rasen bedecken
  • 2 (British English) [colloquial]
    (betray) [colloquial]

intransitive verb

  • (British English) [colloquial]
    (inform police) [colloquial]
    grass on somebody
    jemanden verpfeifen
    [colloquial]

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