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hedge
British English: /hɛdʒ/
American English: /hɛdʒ/

Translation of hedge in German:

noun

  • (of bushes, trees, etc.)
    Hecke, die
    [figurative] (barrier)
    Mauer, die
    [figurative] (means of protection)
    Schutzwall, der
    (against financial loss)

transitive verb

  • 1
    (surround with hedge)
    mit einer Hecke umgeben
    hedge somebody [in or round]
    [figurative]
    jemanden in seiner Handlungsfreiheit einschränken
  • 2 (protect) See examples:hedge one's bets
    mit verteiltem Risiko wetten
    [figurative]
    nicht alles auf eine Karte setzen

intransitive verb

  • (avoid commitment)
    sich nicht festlegen
    stop hedging and give me a straight answer
    weich nicht dauernd aus, und gib mir eine klare Antwort

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