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Pronunciation: /ˈfɛrtɪç/

Translation of fertig in English:


  • 6etwas fertig bekommen od. bringen od. [informal] kriegen
    manage something
    so etwas bringst od. bekommst od. [informal] kriegst auch nur du fertig! [ironic]
    only you could manage to do a thing like that!
    ich brächte od. bekäme od. [informal] kriegte es nicht fertig, jemanden zu erschießen
    I couldn't bring myself to shoot anybody
    der bringt od. bekommt od. [informal] kriegt das fertig! [ironic]
    I wouldn't put it past him
    sie bringt od. bekommt od. [informal] kriegt es fertig und sagt ihr das
    she is capable of saying that to her

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