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strap
British English: /strap/
American English: /stræp/

Translation of strap in German:

noun

  • 1
    (leather strip) Riemen Mask.
    (textile strip) Band Neutr.
    (shoulder strap) Träger Mask.
    (for watch) Armband Neutr.
    the strap (punishment)
    die Züchtigung mit dem Riemen
    be given [a lick of] the strap
    den Riemen zu schmecken bekommen
  • 2 (to grasp in vehicle)
    Halteriemen Mask.

transitive verb -pp-

  • 1 (secure with strap)strap [into position/down]
    festschnallen
    strap oneself in
    sich anschnallen
  • 3be strapped for cash [informal]
    sehr klamm sein [informal]
  • 4 (punish with strap)
    mit dem Riemen züchtigen

Phrasal verbs

strap up

transitive verb 1 (fasten straps of)
zuschnallen
2 (bind with adhesive plaster)
verpflastern

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