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British English: /ˈruːmɪneɪt/
American English: /ˈruməˌneɪt/

Translation of ruminate in German:

intransitive verb

  • 1ruminate over or about or on something
    über etwas Akk. nachsinnen [formal] od. grübeln
    she sat ruminating for a moment
    sie saß einen Augenblick nachdenklich da
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