There are 2 main translations of packen in English:

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packen

Stressed vowel length and/or separability: pạcken

transitives Verb

  • 3 (überkommen) See examples:Furcht/Angst usw. packte ihn/er wurde von Furcht/Angst usw. gepackt
    he was seized with fear
    etc.
    es hat ihn gepackt
    [umgangssprachlich]
    he's got it bad
    [umgangssprachlich]
  • 5 [umgangssprachlich] (schaffen) See examples:ein Examen packen
    manage to get through an exam
    [umgangssprachlich]
    es packen
    make a go of it
    packen wir's noch?
    are we going to make it?
    einen Gegner packen (Sportjargon)
    (besiegen)
    get the better of an opponent
  • 7 [salopp] (weggehen) See examples:packen wir's?
    shall we push off?
    [umgangssprachlich]
  • 8
    (Datenverarbeitung)
    pack zip

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There are 2 main translations of packen in English:

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Packen
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: Pạcken

Maskulinum Packens, Packen

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