There are 2 translations of ring in German:


Pronunciation: /rɪŋ/



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There are 2 translations of ring in German:



  • 1 (act of sounding bell) Läuten; Klingeln
  • 2 (BrE) [infml], (telephone call) Anruf give sb a ring jmdn. anrufen
  • 3 [fig.] (impression) have the ring of truth [about it] glaubhaft klingen

v.i. (rang /ræŋ/, rung /rʌŋ/)

  • 2 (be sounded) [Glocke, Klingel, Telefon] läuten; [Wecker, Telefon, Kasse] klingeln the doorbell rang es klingelte

v.t. (rang, rung)

  • 1 läuten [Glocke] ring the [door]bell läuten klingeln it rings a bell [fig. infml], es kommt mir [irgendwie] bekannt vor

Phrasal verbs

ring ˈback

v.t. & i. (again) wieder anrufen 1.1 (in return) zurückrufen

ring ˈoff

v.i. (BrE) auflegen

ring ˈout

v.i. ertönen

ring ˈup

v.t. (BrE) (telephone) anrufen

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