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tack 1

British English: /tak/
American English: /tæk/

noun

  • 2
    (temporary stitch) Heftstich, der
  • 3 (Nautical) (direction of vessel) (also figurative)
    Kurs, der
    (in zigzag)
    Kreuzen, das
    be on the port/starboard tack
    auf Backbord-/Steuerbordhalsen liegen
    on the right/wrong tack
    [figurative]
    auf dem richtigen/falschen Weg od. Kurs
    change one's tack, try another tack

transitive verb

  • 2
    (nail) festnageln

intransitive verb

Phrasal verbs

tack down

transitive verb
festnageln

tack on

transitive verb
anhängen (to an) + Akk.

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tack 2

noun

  • (Riding)[riding] tack
    Sattel- und Zaumzeug, das

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