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chalk
British English: /tʃɔːk/
American English: /tʃɔk/

Translation of chalk in German:

noun

  • Kreide Fem.
    (Geology)
    Oberkreide Fem.
    a drawing in chalk/chalks
    eine Kreidezeichnung
    as white as chalk by a long chalk (British English) [informal] not by a long chalk (British English) [informal] as different as chalk and cheese
    so verschieden wie Tag und Nacht
    chalk and talk
    Tafelunterricht Mask.

transitive verb

  • mit Kreide schreiben/malen/zeichnen usw.

Phrasal verbs

chalk out

she had her future career chalked out [figurative]
ihr künftiger Lebensweg war vorgezeichnet

chalk up

1
[mit Kreide] an- od. aufschreiben
2 [figurative] (register)
zu verzeichnen haben
für sich verbuchen können (Erfolg)
3chalk it up [figurative]
es auf die Rechnung setzen
chalk it up to somebody's account [figurative]
es auf jemandes Rechnung setzen
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