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British English: /ˈʃəʊldə/
American English: /ˈʃoʊldər/

Translation of shoulder in German:


  • 1
    Schulter, die
    shoulder to shoulder (literal or figurative) put or set one's shoulder to the wheel straight from the shoulder
    cry on somebody's shoulder
    sich bei jemandem ausweinen
    give somebody the cold shoulder
    jemanden schneiden
    get the cold shoulder from somebody
    von jemandem geschnitten werden
    chip 1 1 , → head 1 1 , → rub 1 1
  • 2in pl. (upper part of back)
    Schultern Pl.
    (of garment)
    Schulterpartie, die
    lie or rest/fall on somebody's shoulders
    auf jemandes Schultern Dat. lasten/jemandem aufgebürdet werden
    he has broad shoulders [figurative]
    (is able to take responsibility) er hat einen breiten Rücken
    have or be an old head on young shoulders
    reif für sein Alter sein
    have a good head on one's shoulders
    Köpfchen haben [colloquial]
  • 4 (Cooking)
    Bug, der
    Schulter, die
    shoulder of lamb/veal
    Lamm-/Kalbsschulter, die
  • 5 (in road construction)
    Randstreifen, der
    Seitenstreifen, der
    hard shoulder

transitive verb

  • 1
    (push with shoulder) rempeln
    shoulder one's way through the crowd
    sich rempelnd einen Weg durch die Menge bahnen

Phrasal verbs

shoulder aside

transitive verb
beiseite rempeln
beiseite schieben

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