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Pronunciation: /ˈsɪŋɡl/

Translation of single in German:


  • 1 einfach; (sole) einzig; (separate, individual, isolated) einzeln not a single one kein Einziger/keine Einzige/kein Einziges every single one jeder/jede/jedes Einzelne every single day jeden Tag single ticket (BrE) einfache Fahrkarte
  • 2 (for one person) Einzel [bett, -zimmer]
  • 3 (unmarried) ledig a single man/woman ein Lediger/eine Ledige single people Ledige (Pl.) single mother allein erziehende od. stehende Mutter


  • 1 (BrE) (ticket) einfache Fahrkarte [a] single/two singles to Manchester, please einmal/zweimal einfach nach Manchester, bitte

Phrasal verbs

single ˈout

v.t. single sb/sth out as/for sth jmdn./etw. als/für etw. auswählen

Definition of single in:

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