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British English: /ˈbar(ə)l/
American English: /ˈbɛrəl/

Translation of barrel in German:


  • 1 (vessel)
    Fass Neutr.
    (of metal, for oil, fuel, tar, etc.) Tonne Fem.
    Fass Neutr.
    (measure) Barrel Neutr.
    be over a barrel [figurative]
    in der Klemme sitzen [informal]
    have somebody over a barrel [figurative]
    jemanden in der Zange haben [informal]
    scrape the barrel [figurative]
    das Letzte zusammenkratzen [informal]
  • 2 (revolving cylinder)
    Walze Fem.
  • 4
    (of gun) Lauf Mask.
    (of cannon etc.) Rohr Neutr.

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