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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: verkụ̈rzen

Translation of verkürzen in English:

transitives Verb

  • 3sich (Dat.) die Zeit verkürzen
    make the time pass more quickly
    jemandem die Winterabende verkürzen
    help somebody while away the winter evenings

reflexives Verb

intransitives Verb

  • (Ballspiele)
    close the gap auf + Akk. to

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