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British English: /ˈsʌməsɒlt/
, /ˈsʌməsɔːlt/
American English: /ˈsəmərˌsɔlt/

Translation of somersault in German:


intransitive verb

  • einen Purzelbaum schlagen [informal]
    the car somersaulted [into a tree]
    das Auto überschlug sich [und landete an einem Baum]

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