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British English: /təʊ/
American English: /toʊ/

Translation of toe in German:


  • 1 (Anatomy)
    Zeh Mask.
    Zehe Fem.
    be on one's toes [figurative]
    auf Zack sein [informal]
    keep somebody on his/her toes [figurative]
    jemanden in Trab halten [informal]
    turn up one's toes [informal] [euphemistic] (die)
    ins Gras beißen [slang]
  • 2 (of footwear)
    Spitze Fem.
    at the toe
    an den Zehen
    the toes of the boots are reinforced
    die Stiefel sind an der Spitze verstärkt
  • 3 (Zoology)
    Zeh Mask.

transitive verb toeing

  • [figurative]toe the line or (American English) mark
    sich einordnen
    refuse to toe the line toe the party line
    linientreu sein
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