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tow 1

British English: /təʊ/
American English: /toʊ/

transitive verb

  • ziehen (Anhänger, Wasserskiläufer)
    he towed my car to get it started
    er hat meinen Wagen angeschleppt
    he towed his sister [behind him]
    [figurative]
    er zog seine Schwester hinter sich Dat. her
    towed load
    (Motor Vehicles)
    Anhängelast, die

noun

  • Schleppen, das
    My car's broken down. — Do you want a tow?
    Mein Wagen ist stehen geblieben. — Soll ich Sie [ab]schleppen?
    give a boat/car a tow
    ein Boot/einen Wagen schleppen
    give a car a tow [to get it started]
    ein Auto anschleppen
    have something in or on tow
    etwas im Schlepp[tau] haben
    have somebody in tow
    [figurative]
    jemanden im Schlepptau haben [colloquial]
    take somebody in tow
    [figurative]
    jemanden unter seine Fittiche nehmen
    ‘on tow’
    „wird geschleppt“
    take a boat/car in tow
    ein Boot/einen Wagen in Schlepp nehmen

Phrasal verbs

tow away

transitive verb

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tow 2

noun

  • (Textiles)
    Hede, die
    Werg, das

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