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Pronunciation: /ˈfasṇ/

Translation of fassen in English:

transitives Verb

  • 4 (begreifen)ich kann es nicht fassen
    I cannot take it in
    das ist [doch] nicht zu fassen!
    it's incredible
  • 7 (formulieren, gestalten)etwas in Worte/Verse fassen
    put something into words/verse
    einen Begriff eng/weit fassen
    define a concept narrowly/widely

intransitives Verb

  • 1 (greifen)nach etwas fassen
    reach for something
    in etwas (Akk.) fassen
    put one's hand in something
    an etwas (Akk.) fassen
    touch something
    ins Leere fassen
    grasp thin air

reflexives Verb

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