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British English: /slʌɪs/
American English: /slaɪs/

Translation of slice in German:


  • 1 (cut portion)
    Scheibe Fem.
    (of apple, melon, peach, apricot, cake, pie) Stück Neutr.
    a slice of life
    ein Ausschnitt aus dem Leben
    cake 1 1, → cake 1 2
  • 2 (share)
    Teil Mask.
    (allotted part of profits, money) Anteil Mask.
    a slice of land
    ein Stück Land
    have a slice of luck
    Glück haben
  • 3 (utensil)
    [Braten]wender Mask.
  • 4 (in golf and tennis) (stroke)
    Slice Mask.

transitive verb

  • 1 (cut into portions)
    in Scheiben schneiden
    in Stücke schneiden (Bohnen, Apfel, Pfirsich, Kuchen usw.)
    slice something thick/thin/into pieces
    etwas dick/dünn/in Stücke schneiden

intransitive verb

  • slice through
    durchpflügen (Wellen, Meer)

Phrasal verbs

slice off

slice up

[figurative] (divide) aufteilen
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