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gift
British English: /ɡɪft/
American English: /ɡɪft/

Translation of gift in German:

noun

  • 1 (present)
    Gabe, die
    [formal]
    (to an organization) make somebody a gift of something, make a gift of something to somebody
    jemandem etwas schenken od. zum Geschenk machen
    it was given to me as a gift
    ich habe es geschenkt bekommen
    a gift box/pack
    eine Geschenkpackung
    I wouldn't [even] have it as a gift
    das würde ich nicht mal geschenkt nehmen
  • 2
    (money given to charity)
    Spende, die
  • 3
    (talent etc.)
    a person of many gifts
    ein vielseitig begabter Mensch
    have a gift for languages/mathematics
    sprachbegabt/mathematisch begabt sein
    gab 1, → tongue 3
  • 4 (easy task, real bargain etc.) See examples:be a gift
    geschenkt sein
    [colloquial]
  • 5 (right to give) See examples:something is in the gift of somebody
    jemand hat das Recht, etwas zu vergeben
    etwas kann von jemandem vergeben werden

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