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British English: /slɒt/
American English: /slɑt/

Translation of slot in German:


  • 2 (groove)
    Nut Fem.
    the slot for a tenon
    das Zapfenloch (Technology)
  • 3 [informal] (position)
    Platz Mask.
  • 4 [informal] (in schedule)
    Termin Mask.
    (Radio, TV)
    Sendezeit Fem.
    the news will go out in its usual slot at 10 o'clock
    die Nachrichten werden wie üblich um 10 Uhr gesendet
  • 5 (Aviat, Computing)
    Slot Mask.

transitive verb -tt-

  • 2 (insert)slot something into place/something
    etwas einfügen/in etwas Akk. einfügen

intransitive verb -tt-

  • slot into place/something (literal or figurative)
    sich einfügen/in etwas Akk. einfügen
    everything slotted into place [figurative]
    alles fügte sich zusammen

Phrasal verbs

slot in

can you slot me in at 10 o'clock? [figurative]
können Sie mich um 10 Uhr dazwischenschieben?
(literal or figurative)
sich einfügen

slot together

(literal or figurative)
sich zusammenfügen
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