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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: da̲|hin

Translation of dahin in English:


  • 2 [figurativ]da̲hin musste es kommen
    it had to come to that
    da̲hin hat ihn seine Wettleidenschaft gebracht
    that's where his betting mania has got him
    du wirst es da̲hin bringen, dass …
    you'll carry things or matters so far that …
  • 3bis da̲hin
    (zeitlich) until then
    bis da̲hin sind es 75 km
    it's 75 km from here
    bis da̲hin sind es noch zehn Minuten
    there are another ten minutes to go until then
    es steht mir bis da̲hin
    I am sick and tired of it or fed up to the back teeth with it [umgangssprachlich]
  • 4Pronunciation: /-ˈ-/ (verloren, vorbei) da̲hin sein
    be or have gone
    mein neuer Mantel ist da̲hin
    my new coat is ruined
    my new coat has had it [umgangssprachlich]
  • 5 (in diesem Sinne)da̲hin [gehend], dass …
    to the effect that …
    man kann dieses Schreiben auch da̲hin [gehend] auslegen/verstehen, dass …
    one can also interpret/take this letter as meaning that …

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