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heraus|reißen

Translation of heraus|reißen in English:

unr. tr. V.

  • 3 (Mängel ausgleichen) den zunächst etwas langweiligen Abend herausreißen rescue what had been rather a boring evening die Eins im Aufsatz reißt die Drei im Diktat heraus the A for the essay makes up for the C in the dictation

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