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

Translation of stain in German:

transitive verb

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

intransitive verb

  • sich verfärben
    (take stains) Flecken bekommen


  • 1 (discoloration)
    Fleck Mask.
  • 2 [figurative] (blemish)
    Schandfleck Mask.
    without a stain on his character
    mit einem fleckenlosen Charakter
    mit einer fleckenlosen Weste [figurative]
  • 3 (colouring-material)
    Beize Fem.
  • 4 (Biology)
    Farbstoff Mask.

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