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British English: /drɑːft/
American English: /dræft/

Translation of draft in German:


  • 1 (rough copy)
    (of speech) Konzept Neutr.
    (of treaty, parliamentary bill) Entwurf Mask.
    draft copy/version
    Konzept Neutr.
    draft letter
    Entwurf eines Briefes
  • 2 (plan of work)
    Skizze Fem.
    [Bau-, Riss-]zeichnung Fem.
  • 4 (American English) (Mil)
    (conscription) Einberufung Fem.
    (those conscripted)
    Wehrpflichtige Pl.

transitive verb

  • 3 (American English) (Mil) (conscript) be drafted
    eingezogen od. einberufen werden

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