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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: wịckeln

Translation of wickeln in English:

transitives Verb

  • 2 (eindrehen)sich/jemandem die Haare wickeln
    put one's/somebody's hair in curlers or rollers
  • 4 (windeln)ein Kind wickeln
    change a baby's nappy
    der Kleine ist frisch gewickelt
    the baby has had his nappy changed
  • 8in schief od. falsch gewickelt sein [informal]
    be very much mistaken
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