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British English: /prəʊb/
American English: /proʊb/

Translation of probe in German:


  • 1 (investigation)
    Untersuchung Fem. into Gen.
    a probe is being conducted
    Nachforschungen werden angestellt
  • 2 (Medicine, Electronics, Astronomy)
    Sonde Fem.
  • 3 (pointed instrument)
    Tastgerät Neutr.

transitive verb

  • 2 (with pointed instrument)
    stechen in + Akk.
    sondieren (Medicine)
  • 3 (reach deeply into)
    gründlich untersuchen (Tasche usw.)
    gründlich erforschen (Kontinent, Weltall)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (make investigation) he kept probing
    er bohrte weiter [informal]
    probe into a matter
    einer Angelegenheit Dat. auf den Grund gehen
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