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British English: /ˈtʌn(ə)l/
American English: /ˈtənl/

Translation of tunnel in German:


  • 1
    Tunnel, der
    (dug by animal)
    Gang, der
    [the] light at the end of the tunnel
    [das] Licht am Ende des Tunnels

intransitive verb

  • (British English)
    also: -ll-
    einen Tunnel graben
    tunnel under something
    etwas untertunneln
    tunnel through something
    durch etwas Akk. einen Tunnel graben

transitive verb (British English) -ll-

  • tunnel one's way out
    sich Dat. einen Weg nach draußen graben

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