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stellen

Translation of stellen in English:

tr. V.

  • 4jmdn. besser stellen [firm] improve sb's pay gut/schlecht/besser gestellt comfortably/badly/better off

refl. V.

  • 1 place oneself sich auf die Zehenspitzen stellen stand on tiptoe
  • 2sich schlafend/taub/tot usw. stellen feign sleep/deafness/death etc. pretend to be asleep/deaf/dead etc.

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Pronunciation: ˌtərpsikəˈrēən
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