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British English: /θɔːn/
American English: /θɔrn/

Translation of thorn in German:


  • 1 (part of plant)
    Dorn Mask.
    be on thorns [figurative]
    wie auf Nesseln sitzen [informal]
  • 3a thorn in the flesh or side/in somebody's flesh or side
    ein Pfahl im Fleische/im Fleische für jemanden
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