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Pronunciation: /ət; stressed æt/

Translation of at in German:


  • 1expr. place an (+ Dat.) at the station am Bahnhof at the baker's/butcher's/grocer's beim Bäcker/Fleischer/Kaufmann at the chemist's in der Apotheke/Drogerie at the supermarket im Supermarkt at the party auf der Party at the office/hotel im Büro/Hotel at Dover in Dover
  • 2expr. time at Christmas [zu od. an] Weihnachten at six o'clock um sechs Uhr at midnight um Mitternacht at midday am Mittag at [the age of] 40 mit 40 im Alter von 40 at this/the moment in diesem/im Augenblick od. Moment
  • 3expr. price at £2.50 [each] zu od. für [je] 2,50 Pfund
  • 4expr. speed at 30 mph etc. mit dreißig Meilen pro Stunde usw.
  • 5at that (at that point) dabei (at that provocation) daraufhin (moreover) noch dazu

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