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travel
British English: /ˈtrav(ə)l/
American English: /ˈtrævəl/

Translation of travel in German:

noun

  • 1
    Reisen, das
    attrib.
    Reise-
    be off on one's travels if you see him on your travels, …
    [humorous]
    wenn er dir über den Weg läuft, …
  • 2
    (range of motion) Weg, der
    there's a lot of travel on the handbrake
    der Handbremshebel hat einen sehr langen Weg

intransitive verb -ll-

(British English)
  • 1 (make a journey) (go in vehicle) travel a lot
    viel reisen
  • 2 [colloquial] (withstand long journey)travel [well] (Ware)
    lange Transporte vertragen
    travel badly (Ware)
    lange Transporte nicht vertragen
  • 3 (work as travelling sales representative)
    Vertreter/Vertreterin sein
    travel in stationery
    in Schreibwaren reisen (Business)
  • 4 (move)
    sich bewegen
    (Blick, Schmerz)
    wandern
    (Tier)
    sich fortbewegen
    (Licht, Schall)
    sich ausbreiten
  • 5 [colloquial]
    (move quickly) kacheln [colloquial]
    that car can really travel
    das Auto zieht ganz schön ab [colloquial]
    we were really travelling
    wir hatten einen ganz schönen Zahn drauf [colloquial]

transitive verb (British English) -ll-

  • zurücklegen (Strecke, Entfernung)
    bereisen (Bezirk)
    benutzen
    passieren (Weg, Straße)
    we had travelled 10 miles
    wir waren 10 Meilen gefahren

Phrasal verbs

travel about

travel around
intransitive verb
umherreisen
transitive verb travel around the country
durchs Land reisen od. fahren

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