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Pronunciation: /bɛt/

Translation of Bett in English:

Neutrum Bett[e]s, Betten

  • 1 das Bett machen die Betten bauen [umgangssprachlich] [scherzhaft]
    make the beds
    jemandem das Frühstück ans Bett bringen
    bring somebody breakfast in bed
    sie ging an sein Bett/saß an seinem Bett
    she went to/sat at his bedside
    jemanden aus dem Bett holen
    get somebody out of bed
    er kommt nur schwer aus dem Bett
    he doesn't like getting up
    im Bett
    in bed
    [mit Fieber] im Bett liegen
    be in bed [with a temperature]
    ins od. zu Bett gehen, sich ins od. zu Bett legen ins Bett fallen
    fall into bed
    die Kinder ins Bett bringen
    put the children to bed
    das Bett hüten [müssen]
    [have to] stay in bed
    er hütet seit einer Woche das Bett
    he has been in bed for a week
    das Bett mit jemandem teilen [figurativ] [gehoben]
    share bed and board with somebody
    live together with somebody
    mit jemandem ins Bett gehen od. steigen [figurativ] [umgangssprachlich]
    go to bed with somebody
    sich ins gemachte Bett legen
    have everything handed to one on a plate [figurativ]
    fesseln, → klingeln

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