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strap
British English: /strap/
American English: /stræp/

Translation of strap in German:

noun

  • 1 (leather strip)
    Riemen, der
    (textile strip)
    Band, das
    (shoulder strap)
    Träger, der
    (for watch)
    Armband, das
    the strap
    (punishment)
    die Züchtigung mit dem Riemen
    be given [a lick of] the strap
    den Riemen zu schmecken bekommen
  • 2
    (to grasp in vehicle)
    Halteriemen, der

transitive verb -pp-

  • 1 (secure with strap) See examples:strap [into position/down]
    festschnallen
    strap oneself in
  • 3be strapped for cash
    [colloquial]
    sehr klamm sein
    [colloquial]
  • 4
    (punish with strap)
    mit dem Riemen züchtigen

Phrasal verbs

strap up

transitive verb 1
(fasten straps of)
zuschnallen
2
(bind with adhesive plaster)
verpflastern

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