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sprout
British English: /sprəʊt/
American English: /spraʊt/

Translation of sprout in German:

noun in pl.

[colloquial]

intransitive verb

  • 3
    [figurative] (Gebäude)
    wie Pilze aus dem Boden schießen
    the garden is sprouting all over with flowers
    im Garten schießen überall die Blumen empor

transitive verb

  • [aus]treiben (Blüten, Knospen)
    sich Dat. wachsen lassen (Bart)
    [figurative]
    aus dem Boden wachsen lassen (Gebäude)
    hervorbringen (Ideen)
    schaffen (Arbeitsplätze)
    the young deer was sprouting antlers
    dem jungen Rehbock wuchs das Geweih
    my chin is sprouting hairs
    auf meinem Kinn wachsen [Bart]haare

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