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British English: /sləʊp/
American English: /sloʊp/

Translation of slope in German:


  • 1 (slant)
    Neigung Fem.
    (of river) Gefälle Neutr.
    there is a downward/upward slope to the garden
    der Garten fällt ab/steigt an
    the house is built on a steep/gentle slope
    das Haus steht an einem steilen/sanften Hang
    the roof was at a slope of 45°
    das Dach hatte eine Neigung von 45°
    be on a or the slope
    geneigt sein
  • 2 (slanting ground)
    Hang Mask.

intransitive verb

  • (slant)
    sich neigen
    (Wand, Mauer)
    schief sein
    (Boden, Garten)
    abschüssig sein
    slope upwards/downwards (Straße)

transitive verb

Phrasal verbs

slope away

1 (slant) 2slope off

slope down

sich hinabneigen

slope off

sich verdrücken [informal]

slope up

1 (rise) 2 (approach casually) slope up to somebody
auf jemanden zugehen/zukommen
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