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ärgern
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: ạ̈rgern

Translation of ärgern in English:

transitives Verb

  • 1jemanden ạ̈rgern
    annoy somebody
    (zornig machen) make somebody angry
    so was ärgert einen natürlich
    that sort of thing is annoying, of course

reflexives Verb

  • get annoyed
    (zornig werden) get angry
    (verärgert sein) be annoyed/angry
    sich über jemanden ạ̈rgern
    get annoyed/angry at somebody
    sich zu Tode ạ̈rgern
    [figurativ]
    be annoyed/angry to the point of distraction
    sich schwarz od. grün und blau ạ̈rgern nicht ạ̈rgern, nur wundern! [umgangssprachlich]
    there's no point in getting worked up about it
    there's no point in getting het up about it [umgangssprachlich]

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