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British English: /steɪn/
American English: /steɪn/

Translation of stain in German:

transitive verb

  • 1 (discolour) (make stains on)
    Flecken hinterlassen auf
    + Dat.
  • 4 (Biology)

intransitive verb

  • sich verfärben
    (take stains)
    Flecken bekommen


  • 2 [figurative]
    without a stain on his character
    mit einem fleckenlosen Charakter od. [figurative] einer fleckenlosen Weste
  • 3
    Beize, die
  • 4
    Farbstoff, der

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