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British English: /miːt/
American English: /mit/

Translation of meat in German:


  • 2meat and drink
    Speis und Trank
    one man's meat is another man's poison
    was dem einen sin Uhl, ist dem andern sin Nachtigall
    be meat and drink to somebody
    genau das sein, was jemand braucht
  • 3 [figurative]
    (chief part, essence)

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