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British English: /streɪt/
American English: /streɪt/

Translation of strait in German:

noun in sing. or pl.

  • 1 (Geography)
    [Wasser]straße Fem.
    Meerenge Fem.
    the Straits [of Gibraltar/Malacca]
    die Straße von Gibraltar/die Malakkastraße
  • 2usu. in pl. (distressing situation)
    dire 3


  • [archaic] (narrow)
    schmal (Weidefläche, Weg)
    eng (Pforte)

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