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British English: /latʃ/
American English: /lætʃ/

Translation of latch in German:


  • 3on the latch (held by bar)
    nur mit einem Riegel verschlossen
    (with lock not in use) nur eingeklinkt

transitive verb

  • zuschnappen lassen

intransitive verb

Phrasal verbs

latch on

intransitive verb [informal] 1 (attach oneself)
sich [ungefragt] anschließen
2 (understand)
es mitkriegen [informal]

latch on to

transitive verb [informal] 1 (attach oneself to)latch on to somebody
sich an jemanden hängen [informal]
2 (understand)
kapieren [informal]
3 (be enthusiastic about)
abfahren auf + Akk. [slang]

Definition of latch in:

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