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heave
British English: /hiːv/
American English: /hiv/

Translation of heave in German:

transitive verb

  • 2p.t. & p.p. (especially Nautical)
    hove
    [colloquial] (throw)
    schmeißen [colloquial]
    (Nautical) (cast, haul up)

intransitive verb

  • 2
    (pull) ziehen
    heave ho!
    hau ruck!
    holt auf (Nautical)
  • 4 (retch)my stomach heaved
    mein Magen drehte such um

noun

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