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sponge
British English: /spʌn(d)ʒ/
American English: /spəndʒ/

Translation of sponge in German:

noun

  • 1
    Schwamm Mask.
    throw in the sponge (in boxing)
    das Handtuch werfen od. schmeißen
    [figurative]
    das Handtuch werfen [informal]
  • 5have a sponge down
    sich mit dem Schwamm abwaschen
    give the chair a sponge down
    den Stuhl [mit dem Schwamm] abwischen

transitive verb

  • 2 (wipe)
    mit einem Schwamm waschen

Phrasal verbs

sponge down

transitive verb
mit einem Schwamm abwaschen

sponge off

transitive verb Pronunciation: /-ˈ-/ 1
(wipe off) mit einem Schwamm abwischen
(wash off) mit einem Schwamm abwaschen
2Pronunciation: /ˈ--/ sponge on

sponge on

transitive verb [informal]sponge on somebody
bei od. von jemandem schnorren [informal]

Definition of sponge in:

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