Translation of reißen in English:

reißen

Pronunciation: /ˈrai‿sṇ/

unr. tr. V.

  • 3 (werfen, ziehen) jmdn. zu Boden/in die Tiefe reißen knock sb to the ground/drag sb down into the depths
  • 5etw. an sich reißen [fig.], seize sth

unr. itr. V.

  • 2 (ziehen) an etw. (Dat.) reißen pull at sth

unr. refl. V.

  • [ugs.] (sich bemühen um) sie reißen sich um die Eintrittskarten they are fighting each other to get tickets

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