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British English: /rɒt/
American English: /rɑt/

Translation of rot in German:


  • 1rot 2 1:
    Verrottung, die
    Fäulnis, die
    Verwesung, die
    Vermoderung, die
    (rust) Rost, der
    [figurative] (deterioration) Verfall, der
    stop the rot
    dem Verfall Einhalt gebieten
    the rot has set in
    der Verfall hat eingesetzt
    dry rot
  • 2 [colloquial]
    (nonsense) Quark, der [slang]
    Blödsinn! [colloquial]

intransitive verb -tt-

  • 2 [figurative]
    (go to ruin) verrotten
    leave somebody to rot
    jemanden verrotten lassen [colloquial]

transitive verb -tt-

  • 1 (make rotten)
    verrotten lassen
    verfaulen lassen (Fleisch, Gemüse, Obst)
    vermodern od. verrotten lassen (Laub)
    faulen lassen (Holz)
    verwesen lassen (Leiche)
    zerstören (Zähne)
    that stuff will rot your guts
    das Zeug bringt dich um [colloquial]
  • 2 (British English) [colloquial]
    (tease) aufziehen [colloquial]

Phrasal verbs

rot away

intransitive verb
(moulder away) vermodern

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