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Translation of ab|geben in English:

unr. tr. V.

  • 2auch itr. jmdm. [etwas] von etw. ab|geben let sb have some of sth

unr. refl. V.

  • sich mit jmdm./etw. ab|geben spend time on sb/sth (geringschätzig) waste one's time on sb/sth

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