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overflow

Translation of overflow in German:

transitive verb

British English: /əʊvəˈfləʊ/
American English: /ˌoʊvərˈfloʊ/
  • 1
    (flow over)
    laufen über
    + Akk. (Rand)
  • 2
    (flow over brim of)
    überlaufen aus
    (Tank)
    a river overflowing its banks
    ein Fluss, der über die Ufer tritt
  • 3
    (extend beyond limits of) (Menge, Personen)
    nicht genug Platz finden in
    + Dat.

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (flow over edge or limit)
    be filled/full to overflowing (Raum)
    überfüllt sein
    (Flüssigkeitsbehälter)
    zum Überlaufen voll sein
    (Schublade)
    fast überquellen
    overflow into the street (Menge)
    bis auf die Straße stehen

noun

British English: /ˈəʊvəfləʊ/
American English: /ˈoʊvərˌfloʊ/
  • 2 (outlet) See examples:overflow [pipe]

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