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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: mö̲glichst

Translation of möglichst in English:


  • 1 (so weit wie möglich)
    as much or far as possible
    sich möglichst zurückhalten
    restrain oneself as far as possible
  • 3 (so … wie möglich)möglichst groß/schnell/oft
    as big/fast/often as possible
    mit möglichst großer Sorgfalt
    with the greatest possible care


  • in sein Möglichstes tun
    do one's utmost
    do everything possible
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