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hell
Pronunciation: / hɛl /

Translation of hell in English:

Adjektiv

  • 5 (akustisch) See examples:ein heller Ton/Klang
    a high, clear sound
    eine helle Stimme
    a high, clear voice
    ein helles Lachen
    a ringing laugh

adverbial

  • 2 (in hoher Tonlage) See examples:hell läuteten die Glocken
    the bells rang out high and clear
    hell lachen
    give a ringing laugh

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