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ergreifen
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: ergre̲i̲fen

Translation of ergreifen in English:

unregelmäßiges transitives Verb

  • 4 [figurative] (aufnehmen)einen Beruf ergreifen
    take up a career
    die Initiative/eine Gelegenheit ergreifen
    take the initiative/an opportunity

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