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

Translation of shoulder in German:


  • 2in pl. (upper part of back)
    (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
    [figurative] [colloquial]
  • 4 (Cooking)
    Bug, der
    shoulder of lamb/veal
    Lamm-/Kalbsschulter, die
  • 5 (in road construction)
    Randstreifen, der
    Seitenstreifen, der
    hard shoulder

transitive verb

  • 1
    (push with shoulder)
    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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