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British English: /ˈrɪvə/
American English: /ˈrɪvər/

Translation of river in German:


  • 1
    Fluss Mask.
    (large) Strom Mask.
    the river Thames (British English) , the Thames river (American English)
    die Themse
    sell somebody down the river [figurative] [informal]
    jemanden verschaukeln [informal]
    go up the river (American English) [figurative] [informal]
    ins Kittchen wandern [informal]
  • 2 [figurative]
    Strom Mask.
    river of lava
    Lavastrom Mask.
    rivers of tears/blood
    Ströme von Tränen/Blut

adjective attrib

  • 1 (Biology)
    Fluss (delphin, -aal, -krebs)
  • 2 (of river)
    Fluss (tal, -ufer, -gott usw.)
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