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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: vertra̲u̲en

intransitives Verb

  • jemandem/einer Sache vertrauen
    trust somebody/something
    auf etwas (Akk.) vertrauen
    [put one's] trust in something
    auf sein Glück vertrauen
    trust to luck
    ich vertraue darauf, dass …
    I am confident or have confidence that …
    auf Gott vertrauen
    put one's trust in God
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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: Vertra̲u̲en

Neutrum Vertrauens

  • Vertrauen zu jemandem/etwas haben/fassen
    have/come to have confidence in somebody/something
    trust/come to trust somebody/something
    er hat kein Vertrauen zu sich selbst
    he has no confidence in himself or self-confidence
    er hat mein volles Vertrauen
    I have complete confidence in him
    jemandem [sein] Vertrauen schenken
    put one's trust in somebody
    jemandem das od. sein Vertrauen entziehen
    withdraw the trust or confidence one has/had [placed] in somebody
    jemandes Vertrauen enttäuschen/erschüttern
    betray somebody's trust/destroy somebody's confidence [in one]
    das Parlament sprach dem Kanzler das Vertrauen aus
    parliament passed a vote of confidence in the Chancellor
    sein Vertrauen in jemanden/etwas setzen
    put or place one's trust in somebody/something
    sein od. das Vertrauen zu jemandem verlieren
    lose confidence in somebody
    im Vertrauen [gesagt]
    between you and me
    im Vertrauen auf etwas (Akk.)
    trusting to or in something
    im Vertrauen darauf, dass …
    trusting that …
    ein Mann seines Vertrauens
    a man whom he trusts
    jemanden ins Vertrauen ziehen
    take somebody into one's confidence
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