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fließen
Pronunciation: / ˈfliːsṇ /

Translation of fließen in English:

unregelmäßiges intransitives Verb mit sein

  • 2 [figurativ]viele Devisen flossen ins Land
    a great deal of foreign currency flowed into the country
    die Gaben flossen reichlich
    donations were pouring in
    die Nachrichten aus diesem Gebiet flossen nur spärlich
    news from this area came in very infrequently
    der Verkehr war fließend
    the traffic kept moving
    die Grenzen [zwischen zwei Gebieten] sind fließend
    the dividing line [between two areas] is blurred
    fließende Übergänge
    fluid transitions
    die Verse flossen ihm aus der Feder
    the verses flowed from his pen
    eine Sprache fließend sprechen
    speak a language fluently

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