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dwarf
British English: /dwɔːf/
American English: /dwɔrf/

Translation of dwarf in German:

noun pl. dwarfs or dwarvesPronunciation: /dwɔːvz/

  • 1 (person) [offensive]
    (Liliputaner der, Liliputanerin die) (dated, often pejorative)
    (Zwerg der, Zwergin die) [offensive]
  • 2
    (tree) Zwergbaum Mask.
    (plant) Zwergpflanze Fem.
    (animal) Zwergtier Neutr.
  • 3 (Mythology)
    (Zwerg der, Zwergin die)

adjective

transitive verb

  • 1 (stunt in growth)
    verkümmern lassen
  • 2 (cause to look small)
    klein erscheinen lassen
    verzwergen [formal]
  • 3 [figurative]
    in den Schatten stellen
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