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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: vorbe̲i̲|kommen

Translation of vorbei|kommen in English:

unregelmäßiges intransitives Verb mit sein

  • 3
    (vorbeigehen, -fahren können)
    get past or by
    daran kommt man nicht vorbei
    there's no getting around or away from that

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