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British English: /plʌɡ/
American English: /pləɡ/

Translation of plug in German:


  • 2 (Electricity)
    Stecker, der
    [colloquial] (socket)
    Stecker, der
    pull the plug on somebody/something
    jemanden/einer Sache den Hahn zudrehen
    sparking plug
  • 4 (of tobacco)
    Plug, der
    (piece of chewing tobacco)
    Priem, der
  • 5 [colloquial] (piece of good publicity) See examples:give something a plug
    Werbung für etwas machen
    give somebody a plug
    jemandem [etwas] Publicity verschaffen

transitive verb -gg-

  • 2 [colloquial] (advertise)
    Schleichwerbung machen für
    (by presenting something repeatedly)

Phrasal verbs

plug away

intransitive verb
vor sich hin schuften
plug away at something
sich mit etwas abschuften

plug in

transitive verb is it plugged in?
ist der Stecker in der Steckdose od. [colloquial] drin?

Definition of plug in:

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