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streifen

Stressed vowel length and/or separability: stre̲i̲fen

transitives Verb

  • 2
    (kurz behandeln) touch [up]on (problem, subject, etc.)
  • 3den Ring auf den/vom Finger streifen
    slip the ring on/off one's finger
    die Ärmel nach oben streifen
    pull/push up one's sleeves
    die Butter vom Messer streifen
    wipe the butter off the knife
    sich (Dat.) die Kapuze/den Pullover über den Kopf streifen
    pull the hood/slip the pullover over one's head
    sich die Strümpfe von den Beinen streifen
    slip one's stockings off
    die Blätter von den Zweigen streifen
    strip the leaves from the twigs
    strip the twigs of leaves

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Streifen
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: Stre̲i̲fen

Maskulinum Streifens, Streifen

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