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Pronunciation: /ˈlasṇ/

Translation of lassen in English:

unr. tr. V.

  • 1mit Inf. + Akk.
    (2. Part. lassen)
    (veranlassen) etw. tun/machen/bauen/waschen lassen have or get sth done/made/built/washed jmdn. warten lassen keep sb waiting jmdn. grüßen lassen send one's regards to sb jmdn. kommen/rufen lassen send for sb
  • 3 (belassen) jmdn. in Frieden lassen leave sb in peace
  • 4 (hineinlassen/herauslassen) let or allow (in into out of) + Akk. (aus out of)
  • 7 (überlassen) jmdm. etw. lassen let sb have sth
  • 8 (als Aufforderung) lass/lasst uns gehen/fahren! let's go!

unr. refl. V.

  • die Tür lässt sich leicht öffnen the door opens easily das lässt sich nicht beweisen it can't be proved

unr. itr. V.

  • 1 [ugs.] Lass mal. Ich mache das schon Leave it. I'll do it
  • 2 (veranlassen) ich lasse bitten would you ask him/her/them to come in

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