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versetzen
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: versẹtzen

Translation of versetzen in English:

transitives Verb

  • 8etwas in Bewegung/Tätigkeit versẹtzen
    set something in motion/operation
    jemanden in Erstaunen/Unruhe/Angst/Begeisterung versẹtzen
    astonish somebody/make somebody uneasy/frighten somebody/fill somebody with enthusiasm
    jemanden in die Lage versẹtzen, etwas zu tun
    put somebody in a position to do something
    jemandem einen Stoß/Fußtritt/Schlag usw. versẹtzen
    give somebody a push/kick/deal somebody a blow etc.
    jemandem eine od. eins versẹtzen
    [umgangssprachlich]
    belt somebody one [umgangssprachlich]

reflexives Verb

  • sich an jemandes Stelle Akk. od. in jemandes Lage (Akk.) versẹtzen
    put oneself in somebody's position or place
    sich in jemanden versẹtzen
    put oneself in somebody's shoes or position

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