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p. {abbr} (page)  :: S. {f}
pa {n} (father)  :: Vati {m}
pa {n} (grandfather)  :: Opa {m}
pace {n} (speed)  :: Tempo {n}, Geschwindigkeit {f}
pace {n} (step: step)  :: Schritt {m}
pace {n} (way of stepping: gait of a horse)  :: Passgang {m}, Pass {m}
pacemaker {n} (medical implement)  :: Herzschrittmacher {m}
pacific {adj} (calm, peaceful)  :: ruhig, still
pacific {adj} (preferring peace in nature; avoiding violence)  :: friedlich
Pacific Ocean {prop} (the world's largest body of water)  :: Pazifischer Ozean {m}, Pazifik {m}, Stiller Ozean {m}, Großer Ozean {m}
pacifier {n} (for a baby)  :: Schnuller {m}, Beruhigungssauger {m} [formal]
pacifism {n} (doctrine that disputes should be settled without violence)  :: Pazifismus {m}
pacifist {n} (one who loves, supports, or favours peace)  :: Pazifist, Pazifistin {f}
pack {n} (bundle to be carried)  :: Pack {m}, Packung {f}
pack {n} (full set of playing cards)  :: Kartenspiel {n}, Kartenstapel {m}
pack {n} (number of hounds or dogs)  :: Rudel {n}
pack {v} (to make a pack)  :: packen, verpacken, einpacken
package {n}  :: Pack {n} , Packung {f}
package {n} (something consisting of components)  :: Paket {n}
package {n} (something which is packed)  :: Paket {n}
package {v} (to pack)  :: packen, einpacken
package store {n} (liquor store) SEE: liquor store  ::
packaging {n} (the act of packing something)  :: Packen, {n}
packaging {n} (the industry that produces such material)  :: Verpackungsindustrie, {f}
packaging {n} (the materials used to pack something)  :: Verpackung, {f}
pack animal {n} (animal used to carry heavy items) SEE: beast of burden  ::
packer {n} (person packing things)  :: Verpacker {m}, Verpackerin {f}, Packer {m}, Packerin {f}
packetization {n} (process of bundling data)  :: Paketierung {f}
packetize {v} (form data into packets)  :: paketieren
pack ice {n} (large consolidated mass of floating sea ice)  :: Packeis {n}
pact {n} (an agreement; a league; a compact; a covenant)  :: Pakt {m}, Vertrag {m}
pad {n} (flattened mass of anything soft)  :: Unterlage {f}, Polster {n}
pad {v} (to stuff) SEE: stuff  ::
paddle {n}  :: Paddel {n}
paddle {n} (ping-pong bat)  :: Tischtennisschläger {m}
paddle {n} (two-handed, single-bladed oar)  :: Paddel {n}
paddle {v} (toddle) SEE: toddle  ::
paddle {v} (to propel something through water with a paddle, hands or similar instrument)  :: paddeln
paddlefish {n} (fish of the family Polyodontidae)  :: Löffelstör {m}
paddling pool {n} (inflatable pool)  :: Planschbecken
paddock {n} (small enclosure or field)  :: Koppel {n}
paddy {n} (wet land where rice grows)  :: Reisfeld {m}
padlock {n} (type of lock)  :: Vorhängeschloss {n}
padlock {v} (to lock using a padlock)  :: mit einem Vorhängeschloss verschließen
Padua {prop} (city)  :: Padua {n}
paediatry {n} (paediatry) SEE: pediatrics  ::
pagan {adj} (relating to non-Abrahamic religions)  :: heidnisch
pagan {n} (person not adhering to any major or recognized religion)  :: Heide {m}, Heidin {f}, Ungläubiger {m}
paganism {n} (local religions practiced before the introduction of Christianity)  :: Heidentum {n}
page {n} (boy child) SEE: boy  ::
page {n} (Internet: web page) SEE: web page  ::
page {n} (one side of a leaf of a book)  :: Seite {f}
page {n} (serving boy)  :: Page {m}
pageant {n} (beauty pageant) SEE: beauty pageant  ::
pageboy {n} (shoulderlength hair)  :: Pagenschnitt {m}
pager {n} (device)  :: Piepser {m}, Taschenpiepser {m}, Rufgerät {n}, Pager {m}
paginate {v} (to number the pages of a book or other document)  :: paginieren
pagoda {n} (a tiered tower with multiple eaves)  :: Pagode {f}
PAH {acronym} (abbreviation: polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon)  :: PAK
Paibian {n} (subdivision of the Cambrian period)  :: Paibium
pail {n} (bucket) SEE: bucket  ::
pain {n} (ache or bodily suffering)  :: Schmerz {m}
pain {v} (to hurt; to put to bodily uneasiness or anguish)  :: schmerzen
painful {adj} (causing pain)  :: schmerzhaft
painfully {adv} (in a painful manner)  :: schmerzhaft
pain in the arse {n} (pain in the ass) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
pain in the ass {n} (something that causes discomfort)  :: Nervensäge {f}
pain in the butt {n} (nuisance) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
pain in the neck {n} (that which is annoying) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
painkiller {n} (a drug that numbs the pain in the body)  :: Schmerzmittel {n}
painless {adj} (without pain or trouble)  :: schmerzlos
painstaking {adj} (careful attentive; diligent)  :: akribisch
paint {n} (substance)  :: Farbe {f}, Lack {m}
paint {v} (apply in the manner of paint)  :: streichen
paint {v} (apply paint to)  :: bemalen, anmalen, streichen, malen
paint {v} (practise the art of painting pictures)  :: malen
paint-billed crake {n} (a bird from the family Rallidae)  :: Goldschnabelralle {f}
paintbrush {n} (thin brush)  :: Pinsel
painted bunting {n} (Smith's longspur) SEE: Smith's longspur  ::
painted dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painted hunting dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painted wolf {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painter {n} (artist)  :: Maler {m}, Malerin {f}, Kunstmaler {m}, Kunstmalerin {f}, Freizeitmaler {m} [amateur], Freizeitmalerin {f}, Hobbymaler {m} [amateur], Hobbymalerin {f}
painter {n} (laborer)  :: Maler {m}, Malerin {f}, Anstreicher {m}, Anstreicherin {f}, Autolackierer {m} [auto], Autolackiererin {f}, Fahrzeuglackierer {m} [auto], Fahrzeuglackiererin {f}
painter {n} (rope)  :: Fangleine {f}
painting {n} (an illustration or artwork using paint)  :: Gemälde {n}
painting {n} (the action of applying paint)  :: Malerei {f}
painting by numbers {n} (art, recreation)  :: Malen nach Zahlen {n}
paintress {n} (female painter)  :: Malerin {f}
pair {n}  :: Paar {n}
pair {n} (two people in some relationship)  :: Paar {n}, Pärchen {n}
pair {n} (two similar or identical things)  :: Paar {n}
pair of compasses {n} (tool used to draw circles)  :: Zirkel {m}
pair of eyeglasses {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: Brille {f}
pair of glasses {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: Brille {f}
pair of specs {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: Brille {f}
pair of spectacles {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: Brille {f}
pair production {n}  :: Paarbildung {f}, Paarerzeugung {f}
pairwise {adj} (occurring in pairs)  :: paarweise
pajamas {n} (clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in)  :: Pyjama {m}, Schlafanzug {m}
Pakistan {prop} (country in South Asia)  :: Pakistan {n}
Pakistani {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Pakistan, or its people)  :: pakistanisch
Pakistani {n} (A person from Pakistan or of Pakistani descent)  :: Pakistaner {m}, Pakistani {m}, Pakistanerin {f}, Pakistani {f}
palace {n} (large, lavish residence)  :: Palast {m}; Schloss {n}
palaeoclimatology {n} (science)  :: Paläoklimatologie {f}
Palaic {prop} (Indo-European language)  :: palaische Sprache {f}
palanquin {n} (a covered type of litter)  :: Sänfte {f}
palatable {adj} (pleasing to the taste)  :: genießbar, schmackhaft
palatable {adj} (tolerable, acceptable)  :: annehmbar
palatal {adj} (pertaining to the palate)  :: palatal
palatal {adj} ((phonetics) articulated at the hard palate)  :: palatal
palatal {n} ((phonetics) palatal consonant)  :: Vordergaumenlaut {m}, Palatal {m}
palatalised {adj} (having undergone palatalisation)  :: palatalisiert
palate {n} (roof of the mouth)  :: Gaumen {m}
Palatinate {prop} (Palatinate)  :: Pfalz {f}, Rheinpfalz {f}
palatine tonsil {n} (palatine tonsil)  :: Gaumenmandel {f}
Palau {prop} (Republic of Palau)  :: Palau
Palauan {n} (Someone from Palau)  :: Palauer {m}, Palauerin {f}
palaver {n} (a meeting at which there is much talk)  :: Palaver
palaver {n} (unnecessary talk, fuss)  :: Palaver {n}
pale {adj} (light in color)  :: hell, blass
pale {n} (heraldry: vertical band)  :: Pfahl
pale {v} (to become pale)  :: blass werden, erblassen
paleanthropology {n} (study of ancient human remains) SEE: paleoanthropology  ::
paleface {n} (a white person of European descent, in the context of American Indians)  :: Bleichgesicht {n}
paleness {n} (condition or degree of being pale or of lacking color)  :: Blässe {f}
paleoanthropologist {n} (specialist in paleoanthropology)  :: Paläoanthropologe {m}, Paläoanthropologin {f}
paleoanthropology {n} (study of ancient human remains)  :: Paläoanthropologie {f}, Paläanthropologie {f}
paleobotany {n} (branch of paleontology)  :: Paläozoologie {f}
paleoclimatology {n} (palaeoclimatology) SEE: palaeoclimatology  ::
paleoconservative {adj} (holding the views associated with paleoconservatism)  :: paleokonservativ
paleoconservative {n} (person espousing paleoconservatism)  :: Paleokonservative {m}
paleolinguistics {n} (study of the distant human past by linguistic means)  :: Paläolinguistik {f}
Paleolithic {n} (Old Stone Age)  :: Altsteinzeit {f}
paleologism {n} (phrase that was coined in the past and now obsolete)  :: Paleologismus {m}
paleontological {adj} (of or pertaining to paleontology)  :: paläontologisch
paleontologist {n} (one who studies paleontology)  :: Paläontologe {m}, Paläontologin {f}
paleontology {n} (study of prehistoric forms of life)  :: Paläontologie {f}
paleozoology {n} (branch of zoology dealing with fossils)  :: Paläozoologie {f}
Palestine {prop}  :: [1,2] Palästina {n}, [3] Palästinensische Autonomiegebiete {n-p}
Palestine {prop} (West Bank and Gaza Strip collectively)  :: Palästina {n}
Palestinian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Palestine and/or the Palestinian people)  :: palästinensisch
Palestinian {n} (inhabitant of Palestine or Arab of Palestinian descent)  :: Palästinenser {m}, Palästinenserin {f}
paletot {n} (A loose outer jacket, overcoat)  :: Mantel {m}, Paletot {m}, Überrock {m}, Überzieher {m}
palette {n} (board)  :: Farbpalette {f}, Palette {f}
Pali {prop} (a Middle Indo-Aryan language)  :: Pali {n}
palimpsest {n} (A manuscript scraped clean for reuse)  :: Palimpsest {m}
palindrome {n} (a sequence of units that reads the same forwards as backwards)  :: Palindrom {n}
palisade {n} (a wall of wooden stakes)  :: Palisade {f}
palladium {n} (a safeguard)  :: Schutz {m}
palladium {n} (chemical element)  :: Palladium {n}
pallbearer {n} (casket bearer)  :: Sargträger {m}
pallet {n} (a portable platform)  :: Palette {f}
pallet jack {n} (manually operated device for lifting and moving pallets)  :: Hubwagen {m}
palliate {v} (to cover or disguise the seriousness of something by excuses and apologies)  :: beschönigen
palliate {v} (to relieve the symptoms of)  :: lindern
palliative {adj} (reducing progression and relieving symptoms)  :: palliativ
palliative care {n} (specialized area of healthcare)  :: Palliativpflege {f}
pallidity {n} (state of being) SEE: pallor  ::
palm {n} (inner, concave part of hand)  :: Handfläche {f}
palm {n} (palm tree) SEE: palm tree  ::
palm {v}  :: palmieren
palmar {adj} (of or pertaining to the palm of the hand)  :: [technical] palmar, [technical] Palmar-, [technical] volar, handflächenseitig, hohlhandseitig, Hand-
palmetto bug {n} (cockroach)  :: Amerikanische Großschabe {f}
palmic acid {n} (ricinoleic acid) SEE: ricinoleic acid  ::
palmistry {n} (telling fortunes from the lines on the palms of the hand)  :: Handlesen {n}
palm reading {n} (palmistry)  :: Handlesen {n}
Palm Sunday {n} (Sunday before Easter)  :: Palmsonntag {m}
palm thief {n} (coconut crab) SEE: coconut crab  ::
palm tree {n} (tropical tree)  :: Palme {f}
palpable {adj} (capable of being touched)  :: greifbar
palpitation {n} (abnormal awareness of the beating of the heart)  :: Herzklopfen {n}
palsy {n} (complete or partial muscle paralysis of a body part)  :: Lähmung {f}
palynology {n} (study of spores, pollen etc.)  :: Palynologie {f}
Pamir {prop} (mountain range)  :: Pamir {m}
pamper {v} (to treat with excessive care, to indulge)  :: verwöhnen, hätscheln
pamphlet {n} (booklet) SEE: booklet  ::
Pamphylia {prop} (region)  :: Pamphylien
Pamplona {prop} (city in Navarre of northern Spain)  :: Pamplona
pan {n} (flat vessel used for cooking)  :: Pfanne {f}
pan- {prefix} (a combining form meaning "all")  :: pan-
Pan- {prefix} (prefix meaning all)  :: pan-
panacea {n} (remedy believed to cure all disease)  :: Allheilmittel {n}
panacea {n} (something that will solve all problems)  :: Allheilmittel {n}, Patentrezept {n}
panache {n} (flamboyant style or action)  :: Schwung {m}, Elan {m}
Panama {n} (Panama hat) SEE: Panama hat  ::
Panama {prop} (Country)  :: Panama {n}
Panama Canal {prop} (Canal)  :: Panamakanal {m}
Panama Canal Zone {prop} (historical territory within Panama)  :: Panama-Kanalzone
Panama hat {n} (a type of brimmed hat from South America)  :: Panamahut {m}
Panamanian {adj} (pertaining to Panama)  :: panamaisch
Panamanian {n} (person from Panama)  :: Panamaer {m}, Panamaerin {f}
pan-Arabism {n} (movement)  :: Panarabismus {m}
pancake {n} (thin batter cake)  :: Pfannkuchen {m}, Eierkuchen {m}, Plinse {f}, Blinse {f}, Plins {m}, Flins {m}
Pancake Day {prop} (Shrove Tuesday) SEE: Shrove Tuesday  ::
pancake tortoise {n} (Malacochersus tornieri)  :: Spaltenschildkröte {f}
Pancake Tuesday {prop} (Shrove Tuesday) SEE: Shrove Tuesday  ::
Panchatantra {prop} (a collection of Sanskrit and Pali animal fables in verse and prose)  :: Panchatantra
Panchen Lama {n} (second-highest ranking lama of the Gelug sect of Tibetan Buddhism)  :: Penchen Lama
pancreas {n} (gland near the stomach)  :: Bauchspeicheldrüse {f}, Pankreas {n}
pancreatic {adj} (of or pertaining to the pancreas)  :: [technical] pankreatisch, Bauchspeicheldrüsen-, der Bauchspeicheldrüse (nachgestellt), Pankreas-
pancreatic cancer {n} (malignant neoplasm of the pancreas)  :: Bauchspeicheldrüsenkrebs {m}
pancreatic juice {n} (a juice produced by the pancreas)  :: Bauchspeichel {m}
panda {n} (Ailuropoda melanoleuca)  :: Panda, Pandabär {m}
panda {n} (police car) SEE: police car  ::
panda {n} (red panda) SEE: red panda  ::
panda bear {n} (panda) SEE: panda  ::
pandeiro {n}  :: Pandeiro
pandeism {n} (belief combining elements of pantheism and deism)  :: Pandeismus {m}
pandeism {n} (omnitheism) SEE: omnitheism  ::
pandeist {adj} (one who believes in pandeism)  :: Pandeist
pandeistic {adj} (pertaining to pandeism)  :: pandeistich
pandemic {adj} (epidemic)  :: pandemisch
pandemic {n} (pandemic disease)  :: Pandemie {f}
pandemonism {n}  :: Pandaemonismus
pandemonium {n} (an outburst; loud, riotous uproar)  :: Tumult {m}, Hexensabbat {m}
pandemonium {n} (chaos; tumultuous or lawless violence)  :: Chaos {n}, Hexensabbat {m}
pander {n} (pimp or procurer)  :: Kuppler {m}, Kupplerin {f}, Zuhälter {m}, Zuhälterin {f}
pander {v} (to appeal or cater to)  :: an etw. appelieren
pander {v} (to offer illicit sex with a third party)  :: verkuppeln
pandiculation {n} (stretching and stiffening of the trunk and extremities as when fatigued and drowsy)  :: räkeln, strecken
Pandora {prop} (Character in Greek mythology)  :: Pandora {f}
Pandora's box {n} (A source of unforeseen trouble.)  :: Pandorabüchse {f}, Büchse der Pandora {f}
pane {n} (individual sheet of glass) SEE: window pane  ::
panegyric {n} (praising speech or opus)  :: Lobrede {f}, Panegyrik {f}
panel {n} (group of people gathered to judge, interview, discuss etc)  :: Diskussionsrunde {f}
panel {n} (rectangular section of a surface)  :: Verkleidung {f}, Platte {f}
panel {n} (single frame in a comic strip)  :: Panel {n}
panel discussion {n} (conversation about a specific topic by a group of experts in the presence of an audience)  :: Podiumsdiskussion {f}
panelist {n} (member of a panel)  :: Diskussionsteilnehmer {m}
panentheism {n} (a doctrine that the universe is within God)  :: Panentheismus {m}
panentheist {n} (person who believes in panentheism)  :: Panentheistin
Panevėžys {prop} (city in Lithuania)  :: Ponewiesch {n}, Panevėžys {n}
pan flute {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
Pangaea {prop} (supercontinent prior to Triassic)  :: Pangäa {f}
Panglossian {adj} (naively or unreasonably optimistic)  :: panglossisch
pangolin {n} (mammal)  :: Schuppentier {n}, Tannenzapfentier {n}
panic {n} (overpowering fright)  :: Panik {f}
panic {v} (to feel overwhelming fear)  :: in Panik geraten, in Panik verfallen
panic attack {n} (sudden period of intense anxiety)  :: Panikattacke {f}
panicky {adj} (in a state of panic)  :: panisch, panikartig
panic-stricken {adj} (very frightened)  :: panikartig, panisch
pankration {n} (ancient Greek martial art)  :: Pankration {n}
panmixis {n} (panmixia) SEE: panmixia  ::
panmixus {n} (panmixia) SEE: panmixia  ::
pannier {n} (large basket or bag fastened to the back of a bicycle or pack animal)  :: Packtasche {f}, Fahrradtasche {f} [bicycle, bag]
panopticon {n} (room for the exhibition of novelties)  :: Panopticon {n}
panopticon {n} (type of prison)  :: Panopticon {n}
panorama {n} (picture representing a continuous scene)  :: Panorama {n}
panorama {n} (unbroken view of an entire surrounding area)  :: Panorama {n}, Rundblick {m}
pan pipes {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
panpipes {n} (musical instrument)  :: Panflöte {f}
panpsychism {n} (the doctrine that all matter has a mental aspect)  :: Panpsychismus {m}
pansexual {n} (attraction to all gender identities)  :: pansexuell, pan
pansexuality {n} (sexual orientation)  :: Pansexualität {f}
Pan-Slavism {n} (movement)  :: Panslawismus {m}
pansy {n} (plant)  :: Stiefmütterchen {n}
pant {n} (a pair of pants) SEE: pants  ::
pant {v} (to breathe quickly or in a labored manner)  :: hecheln, keuchen, schnaufen
pantheism {n} (belief that the universe is divine)  :: Pantheismus {m}
pantheist {n} (person who believes in pantheism)  :: Pantheist
pantheistic {adj} (pertaining to pantheism)  :: pantheistisch
pantheistical {adj} (pantheistic) SEE: pantheistic  ::
pantheon {n} (a temple dedicated to all the gods)  :: Pantheon {n}
panther {n} (big cat of genus Panthera)  :: Panther {m}
panther {n} (big cat with black fur)  :: Panther {m}, Panter {m}
panther cap {n} (Amanita pantherina)  :: Pantherpilz
panties {n} (short underpants for women or girls)  :: Höschen {n}
pant leg {n} (either of the legs of a pair of pants)  :: Hosenbein {n}
pantograph {n} (rail transport: Device that collects electric current from overhead lines)  :: Stromabnehmer {m}
pantomime {n} (A traditional Christmas entertainment, mostly for children)  :: Pantomime {f}
pantomime {n} (gesturing without speaking)  :: Pantomime {f}
pantomime {v}  :: pantomimisieren
pantry {n} (storage room)  :: Speisekammer {f}, Vorratskammer {f}
pants {n} (garment covering the body from the waist downwards)  :: Hose {f}
pants {n} (undergarment covering the genitals)  :: Unterhose {f}, Schlüpfer {m}
Pan-Turkism {n} (political movement)  :: Panturkismus {m}
panty {n} (panties) SEE: panties  ::
pantyhose {n} (nylon tights worn about legs)  :: Feinstrumpfhose {f}, Strumpfhose {f}
Panzerfaust {n} (grenade launcher)  :: Panzerfaust {f}
pap {adj} (soft food)  :: Brei {m}
papa {n} (Father (familiar, conversational)) SEE: dad  ::
papal {adj} (related to the pope or papacy)  :: päpstlich
papal bull {n} (official document or edict from the Pope)  :: päbstliche Bulle {f}
papal infallibility {n} (Catholic concept of an infallible Pope)  :: (päpstliche) Unfehlbarkeit {f}
paparazzi {n} (freelance photographers who sell photographs of celebrities to the media)  :: Paparazzo {m}, Paparazza {f}, Paparazzi {m-p}, Paparazze {f-p} [Italian f pl], Paparazzas {f-p}
paparazzo {n} (freelance photographer of celebrities)  :: Paparazzo {m}
papaya {n} (fruit)  :: Papaya {f}
paper {adj} (made of paper)  :: indicated by forming compounds with Papier-: paper bag: Papierbeutel, paper cup: Papierbecher, etc
paper {n} (material for writing on)  :: Papier {n}
paper {n} (newspaper) SEE: newspaper  ::
paper {n} (wallpaper) SEE: wallpaper  ::
paper {n} (wrapping paper) SEE: wrapping paper  ::
paper {n} (written document shorter than a book)  :: Papier {n}, Dokument {n}
paper {v} (to document) SEE: document  ::
paper aeroplane {n} (toy aeroplane made by folding up a sheet of paper)  :: Papierflieger {m}
paper airplane {n} (paper aeroplane) SEE: paper aeroplane  ::
paperboard {n} (thick paper)  :: Pappe {f}
paperboy {n} (male who delivers newspapers)  :: Zeitungsausträger {m}, Zeitungsjunge {m}
paper clip {n} (paper clip)  :: Büroklammer {f}, Klammer {f}
paperhanger {n} (someone who puts wallpaper on walls)  :: Tapezierer {m}, Tapeziererin {f}
paper jam {n} (malfunction in a printer or photocopier)  :: Papierstau {m}
paper mill {n} (factory)  :: Papierfabrik {f}
paper money {n} (banknotes)  :: Banknote {f}, Papiergeld {n}
paper tape {n} (early storage medium consisting of paper)  :: Lochstreifen {m}
paper tiger {n} (paper tiger)  :: Papiertiger {m}
paper towel {n} (sheet of absorbent paper)  :: Papiertuch {n}
paperweight {n} (any object for this purpose)  :: Briefbeschwerer {m}
paperweight {n} (small, decorative, somewhat weighty object)  :: Briefbeschwerer {m}
paperwork {n} (clerical tasks involving routine written work)  :: Schreibarbeit {f}
papescent {adj} (porridge-like)  :: breiig
papess {n} (female pope)  :: Päpstin {f}
papier-mâché {n} (paper mixed with glue to create a sculptural object)  :: Pappmaschee {n}
papist {n} (Roman Catholic)  :: Papist {m}, Papistin {f}, Kathole {m}, Katholin {f}
paprika {n} (spice)  :: Paprika {f}
Pap smear {n} (gynaecology: screening test)  :: Pap-Abstrich {m}
Pap test {n} (gynaecology: screening test)  :: Pap-Test {m}
Papua New Guinea {prop} (country in Oceania)  :: Papua-Neuguinea {n}
papyrologist {n} (a student of papyrology)  :: Papyrologe {m}, Papyrologin {f}
papyrology {n} (the study of ancient texts written on papyrus)  :: Papyrologie {f}
papyrus {n} (A material made from this plant)  :: Papyrus {m}
papyrus {n} (A plant in the sedge family)  :: Papyrus {m}, Echter Papyrus {m}, Papyrusstaude {f}
papyrus {n} (A scroll or document written on this material)  :: Papyrus {m}
parable {n} (short story illustrating a lesson)  :: Parabel {f}, Gleichnis {n}
parabola {n} (a conic section)  :: Parabel {f}
Paracel Islands {prop} (group of islands)  :: Paracel-Inseln {f-p}
Paracelsus {prop} (Swiss Renaissance scientist and alchemist)  :: Paracelsus {m}
paracetamol {n} (acetaminophen) SEE: acetaminophen  ::
parachute {n} (a device designed to control the fall of an object)  :: Fallschirm {m}
parachute {v} (to jump with a parachute)  :: mit dem Fallschirm abspringen
parachuting {n} (sport)  :: Fallschirmspringen {n}
parachutist {n} (parachute user)  :: Fallschirmspringer {m}, Fallschirmspringerin {f}
paraclete {n} (advocate)  :: Paraklet {m}
parade {n} (any succession or series)  :: Folge {f}, Abfolge {f}
parade {n} (organized procession)  :: Parade {f}, Aufmarsch {m}, Umzug {m}
parade ground {n} (an area of hard ground where soldiers practice routine marching maneuvres)  :: Exerzierplatz {m}
paradiddle {n} (percussive exercise)  :: Paradiddle
paradigm {n} (example serving as a model or pattern)  :: Beispiel {n}, Musterbeispiel {n}
paradigm {n} (linguistics: all forms which contain a common element)  :: Paradigma {n}
paradigm {n} (philosophy consisting of ‘top-bottom’ ideas)  :: Paradigma {n}
paradigm {n} (way of viewing reality)  :: Paradigma {n}
paradigm shift {n} (change in thinking from an accepted point of view to a new one, necessitated by scientific discoveries)  :: Paradigmenwechsel {m}
paradisaic {adj} (relating to paradise)  :: paradiesisch
paradisaical {adj} (paradisaic) SEE: paradisaic  ::
paradise {n} (heaven)  :: Paradies {n}
paradise {n}  :: Paradies {n}
Paradise {prop} (Heaven)  :: Himmel {m}
paradisiacal {adj} (resembling paradise)  :: paradiesisch
paradox {n} (an apparent contradiction which is nonetheless true )  :: Paradoxon {n}, Paradox {n}
paradox {n} (in logic: a self-contradictory statement )  :: Paradoxon {n}
paradoxical {adj} (having self-contradicting properties)  :: paradox
paraffin {n} (kerosene) SEE: kerosene  ::
paraffin {n} (paraffin wax) SEE: paraffin wax  ::
paraglider {n} (equipment)  :: Gleitschirm {m}
paragliding {n} (the sport of gliding with a paraglider)  :: Gleitschirmfliegen {n}
paragon {n} (model or pattern)  :: Vorbild {n}
paragraph {n} (passage in text)  :: Absatz {m}
Paraguay {prop} (country in South America)  :: Paraguay {n}
Paraguayan {adj} (pertaining to Paraguay)  :: paraguayisch
Paraguayan {n} (person from Paraguay)  :: Paraguayer {m}, Paraguayerin {f}
parakeet {n} (various species of small parrots)  :: Sittich {m}
paraleipsis {n} (figure of speech)  :: Paralipse {f}
parallax {n}  :: Parallaxe {f}
parallax second {n} (unit of length)  :: Parallaxensekunde {f}
parallel {adj} (equally distant from one another at all points)  :: parallel
parallel {adj} (having the same overall direction)  :: parallel zu
parallel {adv} (with a parallel relationship)  :: parallel
parallel {n} (line of latitude)  :: Breitengrad {m}, Breitenkreis {m}
parallel {n} (one of a set of parallel lines)  :: Parallele {f}
parallel bars {n} (set of apparatus)  :: Barren {m}
parallelepiped {n} (solid figure)  :: Parallelflach {n}, Parallelepiped {n}
parallelogram {n} (convex quadrilateral in which each pair of opposite edges are parallel and of equal length)  :: Parallelogramm {n}
parallel universe {n} (universe that exists separately alongside another universe)  :: Paralleluniversum {n}
Paralympic Games {prop} (international sports competition for people with physical disabilities)  :: Paralympische Spiele {n-p}, Paralympics {n-p}
Paralympics {prop} (Paralympic Games) SEE: Paralympic Games  ::
paralyse {v} (paralyse) SEE: paralyze  ::
paralysis {n} (loss of muscle control)  :: Paralyse {f}, Lähmung {f}
paralytic {adj} (affected by paralysis)  :: paralysiert, paralytisch
paralyze {v} (to afflict with paralysis)  :: paralysieren, lähmen
Paramaribo {prop} (capital of Suriname)  :: Paramaribo {n}
paramecium {n} (organism)  :: Pantoffeltierchen {n}
paramedic {n} (individual trained to stabilize people outside of hospital)  :: Sanitäter {m}, Sanitäterin
parament {n} (liturgical cloth)  :: Parament {n}
parameter {n} (name in a function or subroutine definition)  :: Parameter {m}
parameter {n} (variable kept constant during an experiment, calculation or similar)  :: Parameter {m}
parametric {adj} (of, relating to, or defined using parameters)  :: parametrisch
parametrize {v} (To describe in terms of parameters)  :: parametrisieren
paramilitary {n} (a group of civilians trained and organized in a military fashion)  :: paramilitärisch
paramount {adj} (supreme)  :: höchst, überragend, vorrangig
paramour {n} (illicit lover)  :: Geliebte {f}, Geliebter {m}, Liebhaber {m}, Liebhaberin {f}, Mätresse {f}, Poussage {f}
paranasal sinus {n} (one of of air-filled spaces, or sinuses)  :: Nasennebenhöhle {f}
paranoia {n} (A psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution)  :: Paranoia {f}, Verfolgungswahn {m}
paranoia {n} (Extreme, irrational distrust of others)  :: Paranoia {f}
paranoiac {adj} (pertaining to paranoia)  :: paranoisch
paranoiac {n} (somebody who has paranoia) SEE: paranoid  ::
paranoid {adj} (Exhibiting extreme and irrational fear or distrust of others)  :: paranoid
paranoid {adj} (Of, related to, or suffering from paranoia)  :: paranoid
paranoid {n} (someone suffering from paranoia)  :: Paranoiker {m}, Paranoikerin {f}, Paranoide {m} {f}
paranormal {adj}  :: Paranormal, übersinnlich
paraphernalia {n} (miscellaneous items)  :: Utensilien {f-p}
paraphimosis {n} (foresking trapped behind the glans)  :: Paraphimose
paraphrase {n} (restatement of a text)  :: Umschreibung {f}
paraphrase {v} (to compose a paraphrase)  :: umschreiben, paraphrasieren
paraphyletic {adj} (Excluding some descendants of the most recent common ancestor)  :: paraphyletisch
paraplegia {n} (paralysed condition)  :: Querschnittslähmung {f}
parapsychology {n} (study of that which cannot yet be explained)  :: Parapsychologie {f}
parasite {n} ((generally undesirable) living organism that exists by stealing resources from another living organism)  :: Schmarotzer {m}, Parasit {m}
parasite {n}  :: Parasit {m}
parasitic {adj} (drawing upon another organism for sustenance)  :: parasitär
parasitic {adj} (exploit, see also: exploiting another for personal gain)  :: parasitär
parasitic {adj} (pertaining to a biological or symbolic parasite)  :: parasitär
parasitical {adj} (parasitic) SEE: parasitic  ::
parasitise {v} (parasitize) SEE: parasitize  ::
parasitism {n} (interaction between two organisms)  :: Parasitismus {m}
parasitize {v} (live off a host)  :: parasitieren
parasitology {n} (study of parasites)  :: Parasitologie
parasol {n} (umbrella used as protection from the sun)  :: Sonnenschirm {m}
parasympathomimetic {adj} (acting by stimulating the parasympathetic nervous system)  :: parasympathomimetisch
parataxis {n} (in grammar)  :: Parataxe
paratha {n} (Indian bread)  :: Paratha {n}
paratrooper {n} (soldier that parachutes from aircraft)  :: Fallschirmjäger {m}
parautochthonous {adj} (which has a character intermediate between that of autochthonous rock and allochthonous rock)  :: parautochthon
parcel {n} (division of land bought and sold as a unit)  :: Parzelle
parcel {n} (package wrapped for shipment)  :: Paket {n}
parcel bomb {n} (bomb disguised as a parcel)  :: Paketbombe {f}
parched {adj} (dry)  :: ausgedörrt, ausgetrocknet
parchment {n} (document)  :: Pergament {n}
parchment {n} (material)  :: Pergament {n}
parchment paper {n} (paper used in baking)  :: Backpapier {n}, Pergamentpapier {n}
pardon {interj} (interjection, request to repeat)  :: pardon?, was? [colloquial], wie? [colloquial], wie bitte?
pardon {n} (forgiveness for an offence)  :: Vergebung {f}, Verzeihung {f}
pardon {n} (releasing order)  :: Begnadigung {f}
pardon {v} (to forgive)  :: verzeihen, vergeben
pardon {v} (to grant an official pardon)  :: begnadigen
pardon me {phrase} (sorry, as an apology)  :: Entschuldigung
pareidolia {n} (tendency to interpret vague stimuli as something familiar)  :: Pareidolie
paremiology {n} (the study of proverbs)  :: Parömiologie {f}, Sprichwortkunde {f}
parent {n}  :: Elternteil {m}
parent {n} (parent company) SEE: parent company  ::
parent {n} (person from whom one is descended)  :: [♂♀] Elternteil {m} {n}, [technical, ♂♀] Elter {m} {n}
parental {adj} (relating to parent)  :: elterlich
parental leave {n} (leave of absence for a parent to take care of a baby )  :: Elternzeit {f}
parent company {n} (a company that owns or controls another company)  :: Stammhaus {n}, Mutterfirma {f}
parenteral {adj} (Intravenously or by injection)  :: parenteral
parenthesis {n}  :: Klammer {f}
parenthesise {v} (parenthesise) SEE: parenthesize  ::
parenthesize {v} (place in parentheses)  :: klammern, in Klammern setzen, einklammern
parenthood {n} (state of being parent)  :: Elternschaft {f}
parent-in-law {n} (mother-in-law or father-in-law)  :: Schwiegerelternteil {n}
parentless {adj} (having no parent)  :: elternlos
parents {n} (one's mother and father)  :: Eltern {m-p}
paresthesis {n} (paresthesia) SEE: paresthesia  ::
par excellence {adj} (being quintessential example of one's kind)  :: par excellence
parhelion {n} (bright spot in the sky due to refraction of the sun by ice crystals)  :: Nebensonne
pariah {n} (an outcast)  :: Paria {m}
pariah {n} (member of one of the oppressed social castes in India)  :: Paria {m}
parietal lobe {n} (Division of cerebrum)  :: Scheitellappen {m}
Paris {prop} (capital of France)  :: Paris {n}
Paris {prop} (cities in the US)  :: Paris {n}
Paris {prop} (Trojan prince)  :: Paris {m}
parish {n} (civil subdivision of a county)  :: Gemeinde {f}
parish {n} (members of the parish)  :: Gemeinde {f}
parish {n} (part of a diocese)  :: Gemeinde {f}
Parisian {adj} (of Paris)  :: Pariser
park {n} (ground for recreation)  :: Park {m}
park {v} (bring to a halt)  :: parken
parka {n} (long jacket)  :: Anorak {m}, Parka {m}
parking {n} (action)  :: Parken {n}, Parkieren {n}
parking {n} (space)  :: Parkplatz {m}
parking brake {n} (brake intended for keeping a vehicle stationary without constant operator attention)  :: Feststellbremse {f}
parking garage {n} (building)  :: Parkhaus {n}
parking lot {n} (open area, generally paved, where automobiles may be left when not in use)  :: Parkplatz {m} (area), Parkhaus {n} (building)
parking meter {n} (device for collecting parking fees)  :: Parkuhr {f}, Parkautomat {m}
parking ticket {n} (legal summons for parking incorrectly)  :: Strafzettel {m}, Knöllchen {n}
Parkinson's disease {n} (Parkinson's disease)  :: Parkinson Krankheit
parlance {n} (A certain way of speaking (or using words))  :: Ausdrucksweise {f}, Jargon {m}
parliament {n} (a group of rooks, owls, etc.)  :: [owls] Eulenschwarm {m}
parliament {n} (an elected political institution)  :: Parlament {n}
parliamentarian {n} (member of parliament)  :: Parlamentarier {m}
parliamentary {adj} (having the supreme executive and legislative power)  :: parlamentarisch
parliamentary {adj} (of, relating to, or enacted by a parliament)  :: parlamentarisch
parlor {n} (drawing room)  :: Empfangszimmer {n}, Salon {m}, Sprechzimmer {n}, Stube {f}, Wohnzimmer {n}
parlor {n} (room for talking, room for entertaining guests, living room)  :: Wohnzimmer {n}
Parma {prop} (city)  :: Parma {n}
parmesan {n} (hard, full-fat Italian cheese from Parma)  :: Parmesan {m}, Parmesankäse {m}
Parmesan {n} (parmesan) SEE: parmesan  ::
parochial {adj} (characterized by an unsophisticated focus on local concerns)  :: engstirnig, beschränkt, provinziell
parochial {adj} (pertaining to a parish)  :: Gemeinde-, Pfarr-
parochialism {n} (state of being parochial)  :: Provinzialismus {m}, Engstirnigkeit {f}, Beschränktheit {f}
parochial school {n} (school associated with the parish of a church)  :: Bekenntnisschule {f}
parodic {adj} (of, related to, or having the characteristics of parody)  :: parodistisch
parody {n} (expression making fun of something else)  :: Parodie {f}
parody {v} (to make a parody of something)  :: parodieren
paroemia {n} (proverb) SEE: proverb  ::
parole {n} (law: a release of (a prisoner))  :: bedingte Haftentlassung {f}, Bewährung {f}
parole officer {n} (probation officer) SEE: probation officer  ::
paronym {n} (word with same root as other word)  :: Paronym {n}, Paronymon {n}, stammverwandtes Wort {n}
parotid {n} (parotid gland) SEE: parotid gland  ::
parousia {n} (Second Coming of Christ)  :: Parusie {f}
paroxysm {n} (random or sudden outburst)  :: Paroxysmus {m}
paroxysm {n} (sudden recurrence of a disease)  :: Paroxysmus {m}
paroxytone {n} (paroxytone)  :: Paroxytonon {n}
parquet {n} (a wooden floor made of parquetry)  :: Parkett {n}
parquet {n} (the part of a theatre between the orchestra and the parquet circle) SEE: stall  ::
parquet {v} (to lay or fit such a floor)  :: parkettieren
parrot {n} (channel coal) SEE: channel coal  ::
parrot {n} (kind of bird)  :: Papagei {m}
parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin  ::
parrot {v} (to repeat exactly without showing understanding)  :: nachplappern
parroting {n} (mindless repetition of words)  :: Nachplappern {n}
parse {v} (resolve into its elements (grammar))  :: analysieren
parsec {n} (parallax second)  :: Parsec {n}
parser {n} (computer program)  :: Parser {m}, [seldom] Zerteiler {m}, Syntaxanalysierer {m}
parsimony {n} (great reluctance to spend money unnecessarily)  :: Sparsamkeit {f}, Geiz {m}
parsley {n} (herb)  :: Petersilie {f}
parsnip {n} (the edible root of Pastinaca sativa)  :: Pastinakwurzel {f}, Pastinake {f}
parsnip {n} (the plant Pastinaca sativa)  :: Pastinak {m}
part {n} (fraction of a whole )  :: Teil {m} {n}
part {n} (group inside a larger group )  :: Teil {m}
part {n} (hair dividing line )  :: Scheitel {m}
part {n} (position or role )  :: Rolle {f}
part {v} (to cut hair with a parting)  :: scheiteln
part {v} (to divide in two)  :: teilen, trennen
part {v}  :: sich trennen. scheiden, verlassen
partake {v} (to take part in an activity)  :: teilnehmen
partaker {n} (one who partakes of something)  :: Teilhaber {m}, Teilhaberin {f}
parthenogenesis {n} (asexual reproduction) SEE: agamogenesis  ::
parthenogenesis {n} (reproduction from a single gamete without fertilisation)  :: Parthenogenese {f}
Parthia {prop} (empire of the Parthians)  :: Partherreich {n}
Parthian {adj} (relating to Parthia)  :: parthisch
Parthian {n} (language)  :: Parthisch {n}
Parthian {n} (person)  :: Parther {m}, Partherin {f}
partial {adj} (biased)  :: parteiisch
partial {adj} (existing in part)  :: teilweise, partiell
partial derivative {n} (derivative with respect to one variable)  :: Partielle Ableitung {f}
partial differential equation {n} (equation)  :: partielle Differentialgleichung {f}
partially {adv} (to a partial degree)  :: teilweise, teils
partial pressure {n} (pressure one component of a mixture of gases would contribute to the total pressure)  :: Partialdruck {m}
participant {n} (one who participates)  :: Teilnehmer {m}, Teilnehmerin {f}
participate {v} (to join in, to take part, to involve oneself)  :: teilnehmen (to participate in something: - an etwas teilnehmen)
participation {n} (act of participating)  :: Partizipation {f}, Beteiligung {f}, Teilnahme {f}
participatory {adj} (open to participation)  :: partizipativ, Mitwirkungs-, Beteiligungs-
participatory democracy {n} (Political system)  :: partizipatorische Demokratie {f}
participial {n} (participle) SEE: participle  ::
participle {n} (verb form)  :: Partizip {n}
particle {n} (body with very small size)  :: Partikel {n}
particle {n} (elementary particle or subatomic particle)  :: Partikel {n}, Teilchen {n}
particle {n} (word that does not belong to any particular part of speech)  :: Partikel {f}
particle accelerator {n} (a device that accelerates electrically charged particles to extremely high speeds)  :: Teilchenbeschleuniger {m}
particle board {n} (structural material manufactured from wood particles)  :: Pressspan {m}, Spanplatte {f}
particle physics {n} (particle physics)  :: Teilchenphysik {f}
particular {adj} (concerned with, or attentive to, details; minute; precise; fastidious)  :: eigen, kleinlich
particular {adj} (distinguished in some way; special)  :: bestimmt
particular {adj} (specific; discrete; concrete; a part or portion of something)  :: speziell, bestimmt, spezifisch
parting {n} (farewell)  :: Abschied {m}
parting {n} (line dividing hair)  :: Scheitel {m}, Haarscheitel {m}, [centre, middle] Mittelscheitel {m}, [side] Seitenscheitel {m}
partisan {n} (member of a body of detached light troops)  :: Partisan {m}, Partisane {m}, Partisanin {f}
partition {n} (collection of non-empty, disjoint subsets of a set)  :: Partition {f}, Zerlegung {f}, Klasseneinteilung {f}
partitive {n} (partitive case)  :: Partitiv {m}
partitive case {n} (case used to indicate that an object is affected only partially by the verb) SEE: partitive  ::
partiture {n} (score (music)) SEE: score  ::
partly {adv} (in part)  :: teilweise
partner {n} (someone who is associated with another in a common activity or interest)  :: Partner {m}
partner {n} (spouse or domestic partner)  :: Partner {m}, Partnerin {f}
partnership {n} (association of two or more people to conduct a business)  :: Partnerschaft {f}
partnership {n} (state of being associated with a partner)  :: Partnerschaft {f}
partocracy {n} (government by political parties)  :: Parteienherrschaft {f}
part of speech {n} (the function a word or phrase performs)  :: Wortart {f}
partook {v} (simple past of partake)  :: nahm teil
partridge {n} (any bird of the genera Perdix or Alectoris)  :: Rebhuhn {n}
part-time {adj} (involving less than the normal time)  :: Teilzeit- [in compound words]
part-timer {n} (someone who is employed, or does something, part-time)  :: Teilzeitarbeiter {m}
parturition {n} (act of giving birth)  :: Entbindung {f}, Geburt {f}
party {n} (group of people forming one side in a given dispute, contest etc.)  :: Partei {f}
party {n} (group of people travelling or attending an event together)  :: Partie {f}
party {n} (law: particular side in a contract or legal action)  :: Partei {f}
party {n} (online gaming: player characters organized into a single group)  :: Party {f}
party {n} (political group)  :: Partei {f}
party {n} (social gathering)  :: Party {f}, Fest {n}, Feier {f}, Fete {f}
party {n} (someone who takes part)  :: Teilnehmer {m}, Teilnehmerin {f}
party {n} (video games: group of characters controlled by the player)  :: Party {f}
party animal {n} (person known for frequent, enthusiastic attendance at parties)  :: Partylöwe {m}, [female] Partymaus {f}, [female] Tanzmaus {f}, Partyjunge {m}, Partymädchen {n}, Partygirl {n}, Partygänger {m}, Partygängerin {f}
party dress {n} (woman's elegant dress)  :: Partykleid {n}
party pooper {n} (one who dampens the fun of a group activity) SEE: spoilsport  ::
par value {n} (face value) SEE: face value  ::
parvenu {adj} (being a parvenu; also, like or having the characteristics of a parvenu)  :: parvenühaft
parvenu {n} (a person who has risen, climbed up, or has been promoted to a higher social class)  :: Emporkömmling {m}, Parvenü {m}
pas {n} (step)  :: Schritt {m}
Pascal {prop} (male given name)  :: Pascal
paschal candle {n} (a large white candle used at Easter)  :: Osterkerze {f}
Paschal Lamb {n} (the lamb eaten at Passover)  :: Osterlamm {n}
pasha {n} (title)  :: Pascha {m}
Pashto {prop} (official language of Afghanistan)  :: Paschtu {n}, Paschto {n}
Pashtun {prop} (Pashto) SEE: Pashto  ::
paska {n} (paskha) SEE: paskha  ::
pass {n} (opening, road, or track, available for passing)  :: Pass {m}
pass {n} (password) SEE: password  ::
pass {v} (elapse)  :: vergehen
pass {v} (go by, over, etc)  :: vorbeigehen
pass {v} (happen)  :: passieren
pass {v}  :: reichen
passacaglia {n}  :: Passacaglia
passage {n} (part of a journey)  :: Passage {f}
passage {n} (section of text or music)  :: Passus {m}
passageway {n} (covered walkway)  :: Durchgang {m}, Korridor {m}
Passarge {prop} (river in eastern Europe)  :: Passarge
pass away {v} (to die (euphemistic))  :: entschlafen
passbook {n} (booklet used to record bank transactions)  :: Sparbuch {n}, Bankbuch {n}
passenger {n} (one who rides or travels in a vehicle)  :: Passagier {m}, Passagierin {f}, Fahrgast {m}, Fahrgästin {f}
passenger car {n} (A railroad car that carries passengers)  :: Personenwagen {m}
passenger car {n} (A road vehicle that carries passengers)  :: PKW {m}
passenger pigeon {n} (an extinct bird of the species Ectopistes migratorius)  :: Wandertaube {f}
passenger ship {n} (type of ship)  :: Passagierschiff {n}
passenger train {n} (type of train)  :: Personenzug {m}
passer-by {n} (a person who is passing by)  :: Passant {m}, Passantin {f}
pass gas {v} (break wind) SEE: break wind  ::
passim {adv} (here and there)  :: passim
passing {adj} (done only in passing; vague, cursory)  :: flüchtig
passing {adj} (that passes away; ephemeral)  :: vorübergehend, verrinnend (poetic)
passion {n} (any great emotion)  :: Leidenschaft {f}, Passion {f}
passion {n} (commemoration of the suffering of Jesus)  :: Passion {f}
passion {n} (fervor, determination)  :: Leidenschaft {f}, Passion {f}
passion {n} (object of passionate love or strong interest)  :: Leidenschaft {f}, Passion {f}
passion {n} (suffering of Jesus)  :: Passion {f}
passionate {adj} (fired with intense feeling)  :: leidenschaftlich
passionately {adv} (in a passionate manner)  :: leidenschaftlich
Passion flower {n} (plant of the genus Passiflora)  :: Passionsblume {f}
passion fruit {n} (edible fruit)  :: Passionsfrucht {f}, Maracuja {f}
passion play {n} (the Passion of Christ)  :: Passionsspiel {n}
passivation {n} (formation of a corrosion-inhibiting film)  :: Passivierung {f}
passive {adj} (grammar: being in the passive voice)  :: passiv, passivisch
passive {adj} (not active, but acted upon)  :: passiv
passive {adj} (psychology: being inactive and receptive in a relationship)  :: unterwürfig
passive {adj} (taking no action)  :: passiv
passive {n} (form of verb)  :: Passiv {n}
passive {n} (passive voice) SEE: passive voice  ::
passive smoking {n} (inhalation of smoke from somebody else´s tobacco)  :: Passivrauchen {n}
passive voice {n} (grammatical term)  :: Passiv {n}
pass on {v} (to convey or communicate)  :: weitergeben, übertragen
pass on {v} (To die) SEE: die  ::
pass out {v} (to faint)  :: ohnmächtig werden
Passover {prop} (Pesach)  :: Pessach {n}, Passah {n}, Passa {n}
passport {n} (official document)  :: Reisepass {m}, Pass {m}
pass through {v} (to surreptitiously penetrate, enter or gain access) SEE: infiltrate  ::
password {n} (computing: string of characters known only to a user)  :: Passwort {n}
password {n} (word used to gain admittance)  :: Codewort {m}, Passwort {n}, Parole {f}
past {adj} (ago) SEE: ago  ::
past {adj} (having already happened; in the past)  :: vergangen
past {n} ((grammar) past tense)  :: Vergangenheit {f}, Präteritum {n}
past {n} (period of time that has already happened)  :: Vergangenheit {f}
past {prep} (beyond in place)  :: vorbei
pasta {n} (pieces of dough made from wheat and water)  :: Teigwaren {f-p}, Nudeln {f-p}
Pastafarianism {n} (a parody religion)  :: Pastafarianismus {m}
paste {n} (an adhesive paste)  :: Kleister, Klebstoff {n}, Kitt {m}
paste {n} (a soft mixture)  :: Paste {f}
paste {n} (lead-containing glass, or an artificial gemstone thereof)  :: Strass {m}
paste {n} (soft mixture of pounded foods)  :: Paste {f}, Pastete {f}
paste {n} (soft mixture used in making pastry)  :: Teig {m}
paste {v} (to insert a piece of text)  :: einfügen
pasteurisation {n} (treatment of perishable food)  :: Pasteurisierung {f}
pasteurise {v} (pasteurize) SEE: pasteurize  ::
pasteurize {v} (to heat food in order to kill harmful organisms)  :: pasteurisieren
pastiche {n} (musical medley)  :: Potpourri {n}
pastiche {n} (work that imitates the work of a previous artist)  :: Pastiche {m}
pastille {n} (medicinal pill)  :: Pastille {f}
pastille {n} (soft flavoured candy)  :: Pastila {f}, Pastille {f}
pastime {n} (that which amuses)  :: Zeitvertreib {m}
pastor {n} (a minister or priest)  :: Pastor {m}, Pastorin {f}, Pfarrer {m}, Pfarrerin {f}
pastor {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd  ::
past participle {n} (past participle)  :: Partizip Perfekt {n}
pastrami {n} (seasoned smoked cut of beef)  :: Pastrami {m}
pastry {n} (food group)  :: Backwerk {n} (pastry and bread) , Gebäck {n} (pastry and bread), Feingebäck {n}
pastry {n} (type of dough)  :: Gebäckteig {m}
pastry shop {n} (pastry shop) SEE: patisserie  ::
past tense {n} (form of language)  :: Vergangenheit {f}, [preterite] Präteritum {n}
pasture {n} (land on which cattle can be kept for feeding)  :: Weide {f}
pasture {v} (graze) SEE: graze  ::
pasture {v} (to herd animals into a pasture)  :: weiden
pat {v}  :: tätscheln
pat {v} (to tap gently)  :: tätscheln
pataca {n} (monetary unit of Macau)  :: Macao-Pataca {m}, Pataca {f}
Patagonia {prop} (geographical region)  :: Patagonien {n}
patch {n} (computing: file describing changes made to source code)  :: Patch {m}
patch {n} (computing: patch file) SEE: patch file  ::
patch {n} (figuratively: fit) SEE: fit  ::
patch {n} (medicine: cover worn over a damaged eye) SEE: eyepatch  ::
patch {n} (paltry fellow) SEE: fool  ::
patch {n} (piece of cloth used to repair a garment)  :: Flicken {m}
patch file {n} (patch) SEE: patch  ::
patella {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap  ::
patent {n} (declaration issued by a government to an inventor)  :: Patent {n}
patent {n} (patent leather) SEE: patent leather  ::
patent {v} (successfully register an invention with a government agency; to secure a letter patent)  :: patentieren, patentieren lassen
patent leather {n} (glossy leather)  :: Lackleder {n}
patent log {n} (taffrail log) SEE: taffrail log  ::
paterfamilias {n} (a man who is the head of a household)  :: Paterfamilias {m}, Familienvater {m}
paternal {adj} (of or pertaining to one's father)  :: väterlich
paternal aunt {n} (the sister of one's father)  :: Tante {f} väterlicherseits
paternal grandfather {n} (one's father's father)  :: Großvater väterlicherseits {m}
paternal grandmother {n} (one's father's mother)  :: Großmutter väterlicherseits {f}
paternal uncle {n} (brother of one's father)  :: Onkel {m}, [archaic] Oheim {m}
paternity {n} (fatherhood) SEE: fatherhood  ::
paternity test {n} (test)  :: Vaterschaftstest {m}
paternoster {n} (a rosary) SEE: rosary  ::
paternoster {n} (the Lord's prayer)  :: Vaterunser
path {n} (a course taken)  :: Weg {m}
path {n} (a metaphorical course)  :: Weg {m}
path {n} (a method or direction of proceeding)  :: Weg {m}
path {n} (a trail for the use of, or worn by, pedestrians)  :: Pfad {m}
path {n} (computing: a specification for a location within a hierarchical or tree-like structure)  :: Pfad {m}
path {n} (graph theory: a sequence of vertices from one vertex to another)  :: Pfad {m}
path {n}  :: Pfad {m}
path {n} (topology: a continuous map)  :: Weg {m}
pathetic {adj} (arousing pity, sympathy, or compassion)  :: gefühlvoll, rührend, mitleiderregend, bemitleidenswert
pathetic {adj} (arousing scorn or contempt)  :: erbärmlich, jämmerlich
Pathet Lao {prop} (political movement and party in Laos)  :: Pathet Lao
pathogen {n} (an organism or substance that causes disease)  :: Krankheitserreger {m}
pathogenic {adj} (able to cause disease)  :: pathogen
pathognomonic {adj} (Beyond any doubt diagnostic for a particular disease)  :: pathognomonisch
pathologic {adj} (pathological)  :: pathologisch
pathological {adj} (pertaining to pathology)  :: pathologisch, krankhaft
pathological {adj} (relating to or caused by a physical or mental disorder)  :: pathologisch
pathologist {n} (expert in pathology)  :: Pathologe {m}
pathology {n} (an abnormality)  :: Pathologie {f}
pathology {n} (the branch of medicine)  :: Pathologie
pathway {n} (footpath, path or track)  :: Bahn {f}, Pfad {m}
patience {n} (quality of being patient)  :: Geduld {f}
patience is a virtue {proverb} (it is better to be patient than impatient)  :: Geduld ist eine Tugend
patient {adj} (not losing one's temper while waiting)  :: geduldig
patient {n} (someone who receives treatment from a doctor)  :: Patient {m}
patiently {adv} (in a patient manner)  :: geduldig
patina {n} (color or incrustation which age and wear give to objects)  :: Patina {f}
patine {v} (coat an object with a patina)  :: patinieren
patio {n} (an inner courtyard typical of traditional Spanish houses)  :: Patio {m}, Innenhof {m}
patio {n} (a paved outside area, adjoining a house, used for dining or recreation)  :: Terrasse {f}, Veranda {f}
patisserie {n} (pastry shop)  :: Konditorei {f}
Patras {prop} (city of Greece)  :: Patras
patriarch {n} (male leader)  :: Patriarch {m}
patriarchal {adj} (relating to patriarchy)  :: patriarchalisch
patriarchy {n} (office of the patriarch) SEE: patriarchate  ::
Patricia {prop} (female given name)  :: Patricia, Patrizia
patrician {n} (member of Roman aristocracy)  :: Patrizier
patrician {n} (nobleman)  :: Patrizier
patriciate {n} (aristocracy or nobility)  :: Patriziat {n}
patricide {n} (murderer of one's father)  :: Vatermörder {m}, Vatermörderin {f}
patricide {n} (murder of one's father)  :: Vatermord {m}
Patrick {prop} (given name)  :: Patrick
patrimony {n} (inheritance from one's ancestor)  :: Patrimonium {n}
patriot {n} (person who loves, supports and defends their country)  :: Patriot {m}, Patriotin {f}, Vaterlandsfreund {m}, Vaterlandsfreundin {f}, Vaterlandsliebhaber {m}, Vaterlandsliebhaberin {f}
patriotic {adj} (inspired by patriotism)  :: patriotisch
patriotism {n} (love of one's own country)  :: Patriotismus {m}
patrol {n} (going of the rounds)  :: Patrouille {f}
patrol {n}  :: Patrouille {f}
patrol car {n} (police car)  :: Streifenwagen {m}
patron {n} (supporter)  :: Schirmherr {m}
patronage {n} (the act of providing approval and support)  :: schirmherrschaft {f}
patronize {v} (To assume a tone of unjustified superiority)  :: herablassend behandeln
patronizing {adj} (offensively condescending) SEE: condescending  ::
patron saint {n} (saint from whom a specific group claims special protection or prayer)  :: Schutzheiliger {m}, Schutzheilige {f}, Schutzpatron {m}, Schutzpatronin {f}
patronymic {n} (a name from father's name)  :: Vatersname {m}, Patronymikon {n}, Patronymikum {n}, Patronym {n}
patsy {n} (a person who is taken advantage of)  :: Sündenbock {m}
pattern {n} (motif or decoration)  :: Muster {n}, Struktur {f}
pattern {n} (that from which a copy is made)  :: Muster {n}, Schablone {f}, Modell {n}
pattern {v} (apply a pattern)  :: strukturieren
pattern language {n}  :: Mustersprache {f}
paucal {adj} (Translations)  :: Paucalis
paucal {n} (Translations)  :: Paucalis {m}, Paukal {m}
paucity {n} (fewness in number; a small number)  :: Mangel {m}
paucity {n} (smallness in size or amount)  :: Knappheit {f}
Paul {prop} (male given name)  :: Paul {m}
Paul {prop} (the Apostle)  :: Paulus
Paula {prop} (female given name)  :: Paula
Pauli exclusion principle {n} (a principle in quantum mechanics)  :: Pauli-Prinzip {n}
paunch {n} (first stomach of ruminant; rumen)  :: Pansen {m}
paunch {n} (large, protruding belly)  :: Wampe {f}, Plauze {f}, Wanst {m}
pauper {n} (one living on or eligible for public charity)  :: Unterstützungsempfänger {m}
pauper {n} (one who is extremely poor)  :: Bettelknabe {m}, Armer {m}
pauperism {n} (poverty)  :: Pauperismus {m}
pause {n} (temporary stop or rest)  :: Pause {f}
pause {v} (to interrupt something)  :: pausieren, innehalten
pauseless {adj} (without a pause)  :: pausenlos
pave {v} ((British) to cover with paving stones)  :: mit Platten auslegen
pave {v} ((North American) to cover with stones, asphalt, etc)  :: pflastern, bepflastern
paved {adj} (covered in pavement)  :: asphaltiert
pavement {n} (footpath)  :: Bürgersteig {m}, Gehweg {m}, Gehsteig {m}
pavement {n} (surface of road)  :: Asphalt {m}
pavilion {n} (light roofed structure used as a shelter in a public place)  :: Pavillon {m}
pavilion {n} (ornate tent)  :: Pavillon {m}
pavilion {n} (structure erected to house exhibits at a fair, etc)  :: Pavillon {m}
Pavo {prop} (constellation of the southern sky)  :: Pfau {m}
paw {n} (soft foot of an animal)  :: Pfote {f}
paw {v} (to clumsily dig through something)  :: befummeln
paw {v} (to touch someone (with the hands) in a sexual way)  :: betatschen
pawa {n} (edible univalve mollusc)  :: Abalone
pawl {n} (pawl)  :: Sperrklinke {f}
pawn {n} (chess piece)  :: Bauer {m}
pawn {n} (instance of pawning something)  :: Verpfändung {f}
pawn {n} (item sold to a pawn shop)  :: Pfand {n}
pawn {n} ((rare) type of shop)  :: Pfandleiher {m}
pawn {n} (someone who is being manipulated)  :: Bauer {m} [rare], Der kleine Mann {m}
pawn {v} (give as security for loan)  :: verpfänden
pawnbroker {n} (person who makes monetary loans at interest, taking personal property as security)  :: Pfandleiher {m}, Pfandleiherin {f}
pawnshop {n} (business premises of a pawnbroker)  :: Pfandhaus {n}
pawpaw {n} (fruit)  :: Papau, Asimina
pax {n} (passenger; passengers)  :: Pax
pay {v} (to be profitable)  :: sich lohnen , sich auszahlen
pay {v} (to give money in exchange for goods or services)  :: bezahlen, zahlen
pay {v} (to give)  :: schenken, gebühren
pay attention {v} (to be attentive)  :: beachten, achten, achtgeben, aufpassen, Aufmerksamkeit schenken
pay back {v} (to exact revenge)  :: sich revanchieren
pay back {v} (to repay)  :: zurückzahlen
payback {n} (an act of revenge)  :: Rache {f}, Revanche {f}
pay day {n} (the day of the week/month etc. when wages are received)  :: Zahltag {m}
payday {n} (day on which an employee's salary is paid)  :: Zahltag {m}
payer {n} (one who pays)  :: Zahler {m}, Zahlerin {f}
payess {n} (sidelocks worn by Hasidic and Orthodox male Jews) SEE: sidelock  ::
pay for {v} (exchange for)  :: zahlen (für)
pay for {v} (held accountable for)  :: zahlen (für)
payload {n} (That part of a cargo that produces revenue)  :: Nutzlast
payment {n} (a sum of money paid in exchange for goods or services)  :: Zahlung {f}
payment {n} (the act of paying)  :: Bezahlung {f}
pay off {v} (to become worthwhile; to produce a net benefit)  :: sich auszahlen, sich lohnen
pay off {v} (to bribe, especially to deter oversight)  :: bestechen
pay off {v} (to pay back (repay, pay off) the entirety of a loan, thereby effecting the release of a lien on)  :: auszahlen
pay off {v} (to pay back; to repay)  :: zurückzahlen
pay one's last respects {v}  :: die letzte Ehre erweisen
payot {n} (sidelocks worn by Hasidic and Orthodox male Jews) SEE: sidelock  ::
payphone {n} (a public telephone)  :: Münztelefon {n}
payroll {n} (list of employees who receive salary or wages, together with the amounts due to each)  :: Gehaltsliste {f}
payroll {n} (series of accounting transactions that ensure that employees are paid correctly)  :: Gehaltsabrechnung {f}
payroll {n} (total sum of money paid to employees)  :: Gehaltskosten {f}
payslip {n} (document of employee's wage or salary)  :: Entgeltabrechnung {f}, Gehaltsabrechnung {f}
pay the bills {v} (provide enough income)  :: die Rechnungen bezahlen
pay TV {n} (subscription-based television services)  :: Pay-TV {n}, Bezahlfernsehen {n}
P-complete {adj} (describing any problem in P to which there exists a polynomial time mapping from any other problem in P)  :: P-vollständig
Pécs {prop} (city in Hungary)  :: Pécs {n}, Fünfkirchen {n}
pea {n} (edible seed)  :: Erbse {f}
pea {n} (plant)  :: Erbse {f}
peace {n} (harmony; lack of conflict in personal relations)  :: Frieden {m}
peace {n} (state of being free from war)  :: Frieden {m}, Friede {m}, [phoney, hollow)] Scheinfriede {m}
peace {n} (state of mind)  :: Ruhe {f}, Frieden {m}
peace {n} (tranquility, quiet, harmony; absence of violence)  :: Ruhe {f}, Frieden {m}
peaceable {adj} (in favour of peace)  :: friedliebend
peaceful {adj}  :: friedlich
peaceful {adj} (inclined to peace; peaceable)  :: friedfertig
peaceful {adj} (motionless and calm; placid)  :: friedlich
peaceful {adj} (not at war or disturbed by strife or turmoil)  :: friedlich
peaceful coexistence {n} (mutual non-interference)  :: friedliche Koexistenz {f}
peacefully {adv} (in a peaceful manner)  :: friedlich
peace pipe {n} (pipe)  :: Friedenspfeife {f}, Kalumet {n}, Calumet {n}
peace process {n} (negotiations)  :: Friedensprozess {m}
peacetime {n} (period containing peace)  :: Friedenszeit {f}
peace treaty {n} (an agreement to end fighting or conflict)  :: Friedensvertrag {m}, Frieden {m}
peach {n} (fruit)  :: Pfirsich {m}
peach {n} (tree)  :: Pfirsichbaum {m}
peachfuzz {n} (fuzz on the skin of a peach)  :: Pfirsichflaum {m}
peachfuzz {n} (soft, scanty beard of an adolescent male)  :: Pfirsichflaum {m}
peachick {n} (peachick, young or baby peafowl)  :: [♂♀] Pfauküken {n}, [♂♀] Pfauenküken {n}, [♂♀] Pfaujunges {n}, [♂♀] Pfauenjunges {n}
peachtree {n} (a tree that produces peaches)  :: Pfirsichbaum {m}
peachy {adj} (like a peach)  :: pfirsichähnlich, pfirsichartig, pfirsichhaft
peachy {adj} (very good)  :: schick, toll
peacock {n} (bird)  :: [♂♀] Pfau {m}, [♂] Pfauhahn {m}
peafowl {n} (a pheasant of the genus Pavo or Afropavo)  :: Pfau {m}
peak {n} (mountain top)  :: Gipfel {m}
peak {n} (point where a function attains a maximum)  :: Maximum {n}
peak hour {n} (rush hour) SEE: rush hour  ::
peanut {n} (a legume resembling a nut)  :: Erdnuss {f}
peanut butter {n} (a spread made from ground peanuts)  :: Erdnussbutter {f}
peanut milk {n} (milky liquid from peanuts)  :: Erdnussmilch {f}
peanuts {n} (insignificant amount of money)  :: für einen Apfel und ein Ei
pear {n} (fruit)  :: Birne {f}
pear {n} (tree)  :: Birnbaum {m}
pearl {n} (brill) SEE: brill  ::
pearl {n} (fringe or border) SEE: fringe  ::
pearl {n} (light-colored tern) SEE: tern  ::
pearl {n} (mother-of-pearl) SEE: mother-of-pearl  ::
pearl {n} (one of the tubercles on a deer's antler) SEE: tubercle  ::
pearl {n} (rounded shelly concretion produced by certain mollusks)  :: Perle {f}
pearl barley {n} (barley with the husk and bran removed)  :: Graupen {f-p}, Perlgraupen {f-p}
pearl diver {n} (dishwasher) SEE: dishwasher  ::
pearl tapioca {n} (edible balls made from tapioca) SEE: tapioca pearl  ::
pearly antshrike {n} (passerine bird)  :: Kurzschwanz-Ameisenwürger {m}
pear tree {n} (a tree of the genus Pyrus)  :: Birnbaum {m}
peasant {n}  :: Bauer {m}, Landarbeiter {m}, Landmann {m}
peasant {n} (country person)  :: Landmann {m}, Landfrau {f}, Bauer {m}, Bäuerin {f}, Bauersfrau {f}, Bauernjunge {m}, Bauernbub {m} [Austrian, Swiss, South German], [♀] Bauernmädchen {n}, Dorfbewohner {m}, Dorfbewohnerin {f}, Dörfler {m}, Dörflerin {f}
peasant {n} (member of the agriculture low class)  :: (armer) Bauer {m}, (arme) Bäuerin {f}, (arme) Bauernschaft {f} [collective], Bauerntum {n} [class], Kleinbauer {m}, Kleinbäuerin {f}
peasant {n} (uncouth, crude, or ill-bred person)  :: Banause {m}, Banausin {f}, Bauer {m}, Bauernlümmel {m}, Prolet {m}, Proletin {f}, Plebejer {m}, Plebejerin {f}
peasantry {n} (impoverished rural farm workers)  :: Bauernschaft {f}
peat {n} (soil)  :: Torf {m}
pebble {n} (stone)  :: Kieselstein
pebble-bed reactor {n} (form of nuclear reactor)  :: Kugelhaufenreaktor {m}
pebibyte {n} (250 bytes)  :: Pebibyte {n}
pecan {n} (a deciduous tree Carya illinoinensis)  :: Pekannussbaum {m}
pecan {n} (the nut of this tree)  :: Pekannuss {f}
pecan pie {n} (pie made from corn syrup and pecans)  :: Pekannusskuchen
peccary {n} (a family of mammals related to pigs and hippos)  :: Nabelschweine, Pekari {m}
pechka {n} (Russian oven) SEE: Russian oven  ::
peck {n} (short kiss)  :: Küsschen, Bussi
peck {v} (to strike or pierce with the beak or similar)  :: picken
pecker {n} (slang for courage) SEE: courage  ::
pecker {n} (slang for penis) SEE: dick  ::
pecker {n} (slang for woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker  ::
pecker {n} (someone who or something that pecks)  :: Picker
peckerwood {n} (peckerwood sawmill) SEE: peckerwood sawmill  ::
peckerwood {n} (white, especially ignorant or rustic) SEE: redneck  ::
peckerwood {n} (woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker  ::
pecking order {n} (The usually informal hierarchy of authority or command, often partial or approximate)  :: Hackordnung {f}
peckish {adj} (mildly hungry)  :: hungrig
pectoral {adj} (Of or pertaining to the breast)  :: pektoral, Brust-
pedagogic {adj} (pedagogical) SEE: pedagogical  ::
pedagogical {adj} (of, or relating to pedagogy)  :: pädagogisch
pedagogue {n} (a teacher)  :: Pädagoge {m}, Pädagogin {f}
pedal {n} (lever operated by one's foot)  :: Pedal {n}
pedant {n} (person overly concerned with formal rules and trivial points of learning)  :: Pedant {m}, Pedantin {f}
pedantic {adj}  :: pedantisch
pedantical {adj} (pedantic) SEE: pedantic  ::
pedantry {n} (overly ambitious display of learning)  :: Pedanterie {f}
peddler {n} (dealer)  :: Hausierer {m}, Krämer {m}
pederast {n} (practitioner of pederasty)  :: Päderast {m}
pederastic {adj} (relating or pertaining to pederasty)  :: päderastisch
pederasty {n} (archaic: homosexual anal sex) SEE: sodomy  ::
pederasty {n} (pederasty)  :: Päderastie {f}
pedestal {n} (the base or foot of a column, statue, vase, lamp, or the like)  :: Piedestal {n}, Sockel {m}, Postament {n}, Podest {n}
pedestrian {adj} (of or intended for pedestrians)  :: Fußgänger-, fußgänger-, Fuß-, fuß-, Geh-, geh-
pedestrian {adj} (ordinary)  :: umständlich, nüchtern, schwunglos, prosaisch, erdgebunden
pedestrian {n} (somebody walking rather than using a vehicle)  :: Fußgänger {m}, Fußgängerin {f}, [Austrian] Fußgeher {m}, [Austrian] Fußgeherin {f}, Passant {m}, Passantin {f}
pedestrian crossing {n} (place for pedestrians to cross a street)  :: Fußgängerübergang {m}
pediatrician {n} (physician who specialises in pediatrics)  :: Kinderarzt {m}, Kinderärztin {f}
pediatrics {n} (branch of medicine)  :: Pädiatrie {f}, Kinderheilkunde {f}
pedicab {n} (vehicle)  :: Fahrradrikscha {f}
pedicel {n} (stalk of an individual flower)  :: Blütenstiel {m}, Blütenstängel {m}
pedicure {n} (superficial cosmetic treatment of the feet and toenails)  :: Pediküre {f}, Fußpflege {f}
pedicurist {n} (pedicurist)  :: Fußpfleger {m}, Fußpflegerin {f}
pedigree {n} (chart of ancestors)  :: Ahnentafel {f}
pedigree collapse {n} (phenomenon in genealogy)  :: Ahnenschwund
pedodontist {n} (specialist in pediatric dentistry)  :: Kinderzahnarzt {m}
pedometer {n} (device)  :: Schrittzähler {m}
pedophilia {n} (sexual feeling of desire directed by adults towards children)  :: Pädophilie {f}
pedophilic {adj} (of, relating to, or pertaining to pedophilia)  :: pädophil
pedosexual {adj} (constituting sexual activity between adults and children)  :: pädosexuell
pedosexuality {n} (sexual activity between an adult and a child)  :: Pädosexualität {f}
pee {n} (urine)  :: Pipi {n}, Pisse {f}
pee {v} (to urinate)  :: pinkeln, Pipi machen
peek {v} (computing: To retrieve the value from a memory address)  :: (im) m nachsehen
peek {v} (To look slyly, or with the eyes half closed, or through a crevice; to peep)  :: lugen, [colloquial] gucken, [colloquial] linsen
peek-a-boo bra {n} (A bra that is more revealing than usual)  :: nippelfreier BH
peel {n} (skin of a fruit)  :: Schale {f}
peel {v} (to remove skin)  :: schälen
peeler {n} (kitchen utensil)  :: Kartoffelschäler {m}
peel off {v} (to separate)  :: abblättern
peep {n} (look)  :: [heimlich] spähen
peep {n} (sandpiper) SEE: sandpiper  ::
pee-pee {n} (childish: penis) SEE: wee-wee  ::
pee-pee {n} (childish: urine) SEE: wee-wee  ::
peephole {n} (hole)  :: Spion {m}, Türspion {m}
peeping tom {n} (person who secretly watches someone to gain sexual pleasure)  :: Voyeur {m}, Spanner {m}
peepshow {n} (sex show)  :: Peepshow {f}
peer {n} (noble)  :: Adeliger {m}, Adelige {f}, Edelmann {m}, Edelfrau {f}
peer {n} (someone or something of equal level)  :: [age mate] Gleichaltriger, Gleichaltrige {f}, Gleichaltrige {n}; Ebenbürtiger, Beaufsichtigender
peer {v} (to look with difficulty or as if searching)  :: spähen
peer pressure {n} (encouragement by one's peers)  :: Gruppenzwang {m}
peer review {n} (scholarly process)  :: Peer-Review, Kreuzgutachten {n}
peeve {n} (annoyance or grievance)  :: Ärgernis {n}
peeve {v} (annoy; vex)  :: ärgern
peevish {adj} (constantly complaining)  :: quengelig, gereizt, verdrossen, verdrießlich, mürrisch
peg {n} (a cylindrical object)  :: Holzdübel {m}, Pflock {m}
peg {n} (a protrusion used to hang things on)  :: Wäscheklammer {f}
peg {n} ((cribbage))  :: Stift {m}
peg {v} ((cribbage) To move one's pegs to indicate points scored)  :: schätzen
peg {v} (To affix or pin)  :: anklammern
peg {v} (To fasten using a peg)  :: klammern
peg {v} (To indicate or ascribe an attribute to)  :: schätzen
peg {v} (To throw)  :: werfen
pegasus {n} (winged horse)  :: Pegasus {m}
Pegasus {prop} (constellation)  :: Pegasus {m}
Pegasus {prop} (mythical winged horse)  :: Pegasos {m}, Pegasus {m}
Peipus {prop} (lake in Estonia/Russia)  :: Peipussee
pejorative {adj} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory)  :: abschätzig, abwertend, herabsetzend, verschlechternd, verschlimmernd, pejorativ
pejorative {n} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory word or expression)  :: Pejorativum {n}
pekan {n} (fisher) SEE: fisher  ::
Peking {prop} (Beijing) SEE: Beijing  ::
Peking duck {n} (Chinese dumplings)  :: Pekingente {f}
Pekingese {n} (dog)  :: Pekingese {m}
Pekingese {prop} (someone from Beijing)  :: Pekinger {m}, Pekingerin {f}
Peking opera {n} (form of Chinese theatre)  :: Peking-Oper {f}, Pekingoper {f}
pelagianism {n} (Christian belief)  :: Pelagianismus {m}
pelargonium {n} (flower of the genus Pelargonium)  :: Geranie {f}, Pelargonie {f}
peled {n} (Coregonus peled)  :: Peledmaräne
Peleus {prop} (surname)  :: Peleus
pelican {n} (any of various seabirds of the family Pelecanidae)  :: Pelikan {m}
pelletize {v} (to form into pellets)  :: pelletieren
peloton {n} (main group of riders in a cycling race)  :: Peloton {n}
pelt {n} (human skin, see also: skin)  :: Haut {f}
pelt {n} (the skin of a beast with the hair on; a raw or undressed hide; a skin preserved with the hairy or woolly covering on it)  :: Pelz {m}, Balg {m}
pelt {v} (to bombard)  :: einen Geschosshagel niedergehen lassen
pelt {v} (to move rapidly)  :: rasen, düsen, sausen
pelt {v} (to rain heavily)  :: prasseln, niederprasseln
Peltier effect {n} (thermodynamic effect)  :: Peltiereffekt {m}
pelvis {n} (bone)  :: Becken {n}
pemmican {n} (food mixture)  :: Pemmikan {m}
pen {n} ((baseball) bullpen) SEE: bullpen  ::
pen {n} (enclosed area for animals)  :: Pferch {m}
pen {n} (female swan)  :: Schwanenweibchen {n}, weiblicher Schwan {n}, [archaic] Schwänin {f}
pen {n} (light pen) SEE: light pen  ::
pen {n} (wing) SEE: wing  ::
pen {n} (writing tool)  :: Kugelschreiber {m} (ballpoint pen), Stift {m}, Federhalter {m}, Füllhalter {m} (fountain pen)
pen {v} (to enclose)  :: einsperren
pen {v} (to write)  :: niederschreiben, verfassen
penal code {n} (criminal code) SEE: criminal code  ::
penalty {n} (legal sentence)  :: Strafe {f}
penalty {n} (penalty kick) SEE: penalty kick  ::
penalty {n} (punishment for violating rules of procedure)  :: Strafe {f}
penalty area {n} (area on a soccer pitch)  :: Strafraum {m}
penalty box {n} (penalty area) SEE: penalty area  ::
penalty corner {n} (penalty)  :: Strafecke {f}
penalty kick {n} ((soccer) a form of direct free kick)  :: Strafstoß {m}, Elfmeter {m}
penalty mark {n} (spot from where penalty kicks are taken)  :: Elfmeterpunkt {m}
penalty shootout {n} (a series of penalty kicks)  :: Elfmeterschießen {n} (soccer)
penalty spot {n} (spot from where penalty kicks are taken)  :: Elfmeterpunkt {m}
penance {n} (sacrament in some churches)  :: Bußsakrament {n}
penance {n} (voluntary self-imposed punishment)  :: Buße {f}
penchant {n} (taste, liking, or inclination (for))  :: Vorliebe {f}, Hang {m}, Neigung {f}
pencil {n} (graphite writing-instrument)  :: (non-colored) Bleistift {m}, (colored) Buntstift {m}
pencil {n} (slate writing-instrument)  :: Griffel {m}, Tafelstift {m}
pencil box {n} (object purposed to contain stationery) SEE: pencil case  ::
pencil case {n} (object purposed to contain stationery)  :: Mäppchen {n}, Federmäppchen {n}, Federkasten {m}, Griffelschachtel {f}, Federpennal {n}
pencil pusher {n} (one who does office work)  :: Bleistiftstämmer [weightlifter with pencils], Sesselfurzer [chair farter]
pencil sharpener {n} (a device used to sharpen pencils)  :: Stiftspitzer {m}, [lead pencil] Bleistiftspitzer {m}, [slate pencil] Griffelspitzer {m}
pendant {n} (a piece of jewellery hung from a chain worn around the neck)  :: Anhänger {m}
pending {adj} (about to happen; imminent or impending)  :: anhängig, schwebend
pending {adj} (awaiting a conclusion or a confirmation)  :: anstehend
pending {adj} (begun but not completed)  :: in Bearbeitung {f}
pendulum {n} (body suspended from a fixed support)  :: Pendel {n}
pendulum clock {n} (clock that uses a pendulum)  :: Pendeluhr
penetrable {adj} (capable of being penetrated)  :: durchlässig
penetrate {v} (enter into)  :: durchdringen, penetrieren
penetrate {v} (insert the penis into an opening, such as a vagina)  :: penetrieren
penetration {n} (act of penetrating)  :: Penetration {f}
penfriend {n} (person with whom one exchanges letters) SEE: pen pal  ::
penguin {n} (flightless sea bird)  :: Pinguin {m}
penicillin {n} (penicillin)  :: Penicillin {n}
penile duplication {n} (diphallia) SEE: diphallia  ::
peninsula {n} (a piece of land projecting into water)  :: Halbinsel {f}
penis {n} (male organ for copulation and urination)  :: Penis {m}, Glied {n}, Schwanz {m} [slang]
penis envy {n} (unconscious desire)  :: Penisneid {m}
penis worm {n} (marine worm of the phylum Priapulida)  :: Priapswurm {m}
penitentiary {n} (prison)  :: Gefängnis {n}
penknife {n} (small pocketknife)  :: Taschenmesser {n}
pen name {n} (name used by author)  :: Pseudonym {n}, Schriftstellername {m}, Künstlername {m}
pennant {n} (flag on ship to represent special condition)  :: Wimpel {m}, Signalflagge {f}
penniless {adj} (utterly impoverished)  :: mittellos, ohne Geld, ohne einen Pfennig
pennon {n} (a thin triangular flag or streamer)  :: Wimpel {m}
Pennsylvania Dutch {prop} (language)  :: Pennsylvaniadeutsch {n}, Pennsilfaanisch {n}
Pennsylvania German {adj} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
Pennsylvania German {n} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
Pennsylvania German {prop} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
penny {n} (1/100 of a pound sterling or British pound)  :: Penny {m}
penny farthing {n} (bicycle)  :: Hochrad {n}
penny pincher {n} (one who spends little money)  :: Pfennigfuchser {m}
pennyroyal {n} (Mentha pulegium)  :: Polei, Polei-minze {f}
pen pal {n} (person with whom one communicates using letters)  :: Brieffreund {m}, Brieffreundin {f}
Penrose staircase {n} (Penrose stairs) SEE: Penrose stairs  ::
Penrose stairs {n} (endless staircase)  :: unmögliche Treppe {f}
Penrose steps {n} (Penrose stairs) SEE: Penrose stairs  ::
pension {n} (boarding house)  :: Pension {f}
pension {n} (regular payment due to a person in consideration of past services)  :: Pension {f} (public service), Rente {f}
pension {v} (to force to retire)  :: pensionieren (public service), in den Ruhestand versetzen
pensioner {n} (someone who lives on a pension)  :: Rentner {m}, Rentnerin {f}
pension fund {n} (pool of assets)  :: Pensionsfonds {m}
pensive {adj} (having the appearance of thinking)  :: nachdenklich, gedankenvoll, gedankenverloren
pensive {adj} (looking thoughtful or sad)  :: nachdenklich, gedankenverloren
pentacarbon dioxide {n} (linear oxocarbon)  :: Pentakohlenstoffdioxid {n}
pentachloride {n} (pentachloride)  :: Pentachlorid {n}
pentagon {n} (A polygon with five sides and five angles)  :: Fünfeck {n}, Pentagon {n}
Pentagon {prop} (the headquarters of the United States of America's Department of Defense)  :: Pentagon {n}
pentagram {n} (shape of five-pointed star)  :: Pentagramm
pentahedron {n} (solid geometric figure)  :: Pentaeder {n}
pentalogy {n} (series of five related works of art)  :: Pentalogie
pentane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C5H12)  :: Pentan {n}
pentanoic acid {n} (valeric acid) SEE: valeric acid  ::
pentavalent {adj} (having a valence of 5)  :: fünfwertig
Pentecost {prop} (Christian festival)  :: Pfingsten {n}
Pentecost {prop} (Jewish festival)  :: Schawuot, Wochenfest {n}, Erntefest {n}
Pentecostalism {n} (Christian religious movement)  :: Pfingstbewegung {f}
pentennial {adj} (quinquennial) SEE: quinquennial  ::
penthouse {n} (an apartment or suite on the top floor of a tall building)  :: Penthouse {n}
Pentium {prop} (chip)  :: Pentium
pentoic acid {n} (valeric acid) SEE: valeric acid  ::
pent roof {n} (type of roof)  :: klebdach
penultimate {adj} (next-to-last in a sequence)  :: vorletzt
penultimate {n} (something right before the last one)  :: vorletzt
penumbra {n} (partially shaded area around a shadow, especially an eclipse)  :: Halbschatten {m}
penumbra {n} (region around a sunspot)  :: Penumbra {f}
Penza {prop} (a city in Russia)  :: Pensa {n}
peony {n} (Paeonia genus of flowering plants)  :: Pfingstrose {f}, Päonie {f}
people {n} (a body of human beings; a group of two or more persons)  :: Leute {p}, Menschen {m-p}
people {n} (a group of persons forming or belonging to a particular nation etc.)  :: Volk {n}
people {n} (a group of persons regarded as being employees etc.)  :: Leute {p}
people {n} (a person's ancestors, relatives or family)  :: Familie {f}, Verwandten {p}, Angehörigen {p}
people {v} (to fill with people)  :: bevölkern
people {v} (to inhabit, to occupy)  :: bewohnen, besiedeln, bevölkern
people's army {n} (communist-based military organization)  :: Volksarmee {f}
People's Democratic Republic of Yemen {prop} (South Yemen)  :: Volksdemokratische Republik Jemen
People's Liberation Army {prop} (army branch)  :: Volksbefreiungsarmee {f}, Volksbefreiungsarmee {f}
people's republic {n} (people's republic)  :: Volksrepublik {f}
People's Republic of Bangladesh {prop} (People's Republic of Bangladesh)  :: Volksrepublik Bangladesch {f}
People's Republic of China {prop} (official name of China)  :: Volksrepublik China {f}
people who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones {proverb} (one shouldn't criticize others for having the same fault)  :: wer im Glashaus sitzt, sollte nicht mit Steinen werfen
pepper {n} (fruit of the capsicum)  :: (spicy) Chili, (mild) Paprika
pepper {n} (plant)  :: Pfeffer {m}, Pfefferstrauch {m}
pepper {n} (spice)  :: Pfeffer {m}
peppered {adj} (speckled) SEE: speckled  ::
pepper mill {n} (a small handheld grinder)  :: Pfeffermühle {f}
peppermint {n} (confection)  :: Pfefferminzbonbon {n}, Pfefferminz {m} {n}
peppermint {n} (herb)  :: Pfefferminze {f}
pepper shaker {n} (a small container designed to hold pepper and facilitate sprinkling it)  :: Pfefferstreuer {m}
pepper spray {n} (non-lethal riot-control agent)  :: Pfefferspray {n}
pepperwort {n} (plant in the genus Lepidium)  :: Kressen {p}
pepsin {n} (digestive enzyme)  :: Pepsin {n}
pep talk {n} (a rallying speech made to instill enthusiasm)  :: Aufmunterung {f}
peptic ulcer {n} (ulcer)  :: Magengeschwür {n}
peptide {n} (class of organic compounds)  :: Peptid {n}
per {prep} (in accordance with)  :: gemäß
per {prep} (used in expressing ratios of units)  :: pro
per {prep} (via)  :: durch
perambulator {n} (pram) SEE: pram  ::
P-E ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio  ::
PE ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio  ::
per capita {adv} (per person)  :: pro Kopf
perceive {v} (to understand)  :: wahrnehmen
perceived temperature {n} (apparent temperature of the environment)  :: gefühlte Temperatur, die {f}
percent {n} (a part or other object per hundred)  :: Prozent {n}
percentage {n} (part of a whole)  :: Prozentsatz {m}
percentage {n} (share of the profits)  :: prozentualer Anteil {m}
percentage point {n} (unit of the difference of two percentages)  :: Prozentpunkt {m}
percentile {n} (any of the ninety-nine points)  :: Perzentil {n}
perceptible {adj} (able to be perceived)  :: wahrnehmbar, spürbar, fühlbar
perception {n} (conscious understanding of something)  :: Wahrnehmung {f}
perch {n} (fish of the genus Perca)  :: Barsch {m}
perch {n} (rod used by bird)  :: Hühnerstange {f}
percolate {v}  :: aufbrühen
percolate {v} ((intransitive) drain through a porous substance)  :: versickern
percolate {v} ((intransitive) spread slowly or gradually)  :: durchsickern
percolate {v} ((transitive) pass a liquid through a porous substance)  :: filtern, filtrieren
percolation {n} (seepage or filtration of a liquid)  :: Perkolation {f}, Versickerung {f}
percussion {n} (music: section of percussion instruments)  :: Perkussion {f}
percussion instrument {n} (type of instrument)  :: Schlaginstrument {n}
percussionist {n} (musician)  :: Schlagzeuger {m}, Schlagzeugerin {f}
perdition {n} (eternal damnation)  :: ewige Verdammnis {f}
peregrine falcon {n} (Falco peregrinus)  :: Wanderfalke {m}
peremptory {adj} ((law) Precluding debate or expostulation; not admitting of question or appeal)  :: unabweisbar, entschieden
perennial {adj} (enduring; lasting; timeless)  :: dauerhaft
perennial {adj} ((of a plant) Having a life cycle of more than two years)  :: mehrjährig
perestroika {n} (reform in the Soviet Union in 1980s)  :: Perestroika {f}, Umbau {m}, Umgestaltung {f}
perfect {adj} (fitting its definition precisely)  :: perfekt, vollkommen
perfect {adj} (without fault or mistake)  :: perfekt, vollkommen
perfect {v} (make perfect)  :: vollenden, perfektionieren
perfect fifth {n} (interval between the first and second overtones or of seven semitones)  :: reine Quinte {f}
perfection {n} (being perfect)  :: Vollkommenheit {f}, Perfektion {f}
perfectionism {n} (a belief that spiritual perfection may be achieved during life)  :: Perfektionismus {m}
perfectionism {n} (a dislike for anything less than perfection)  :: Perfektionismus {m}
perfectionist {n} (person)  :: Perfektionist {m}, Perfektionistin {f}
perfectionistic {adj} (inclined to perfectionism)  :: perfektionistisch
perfectitude {n} (perfection) SEE: perfection  ::
perfective {adj} (relative to the perfect tense or perfective aspect)  :: perfektiv
perfective aspect {n} (grammatical term)  :: Perfektum {n}
perfectly {adv} (wholly)  :: vollkommen, durchaus
perfectly {adv} (with perfection)  :: perfekt
perfect number {n} (a number that is the sum of all of its divisors except itself)  :: vollkommene Zahl {f}, perfekte Zahl {f}, ideale Zahl {f}
perfect pitch {n} (exact pitch) SEE: absolute pitch  ::
perfidious {adj} (pertaining to perfidy)  :: perfide
perfidiously {adv} (in a perfidious manner)  :: heimtückisch, treulos
perforate {adj} (perforated) SEE: perforated  ::
perforate {v} (to pierce or penetrate)  :: perforieren
perforated {adj} (having a series of holes)  :: perforiert
perforator {n} (hole punch) SEE: hole punch  ::
perform {v}  :: leisten
perform {v} (to do something)  :: durchführen (experiment), ausführen (task),
perform {v} (to do something in front of an audience)  :: aufführen, spielen
performance {n} (amount of useful work accomplished by a computer system)  :: Leistung {f}, Arbeitsleistung {f}
performance {n} (live show or concert)  :: Aufführung {f}, Auftritt {m}
performance {n} (that which is performed or accomplished)  :: Leistung {f}
performance {n} (the act of performing; carrying into execution or action; accomplishment)  :: Durchführung {f}, Leistung {f}
performance art {n} (a form of art)  :: Performance {f}
performance bond {n} (a contractor's bond)  :: Erfüllungsgarantie {f}
performance metric {n} (a measurement of performance)  :: Leistungsmessgröße {f}, Leistungsmaß {n}, Leistungskriterium {n}, Leistungsmetrik {f}, Performancemaß {n}, Performancemetrik {f}
performer {n} (performer)  :: Künstler {m}, Künstlerin {f}
performing arts {n} (arts involving performance)  :: Darstellende Kunst {f}
perfume {n} (pleasant smell)  :: Duft {m}, Geruch {m}
perfume {n} (substance providing a pleasant smell)  :: Parfüm {n}, Duftstoff {m}
perfume {v} (to apply perfume to)  :: parfümieren
perfumed {adj} (scented)  :: parfümiert
perfumer {n} (person who makers or sells perfumes)  :: Parfümeur {m}
perfumer {n} (person who makes or sells perfume)  :: Parfümeur {m}
perfumery {n} (shop selling perfumes)  :: Parfümerie {f}
perfunctory {adj} (performed out of routine, with little care)  :: flüchtig, maschinell
perfuse {v} (to permeate or suffuse)  :: durchströmen, perfundieren
Pergamum {prop} (an ancient Greek city)  :: Pergamon
pergola {n} (framework)  :: Pergola {f}
perhaps {adv} (indicating a lack of certainty)  :: vielleicht, wohl
peri {n} (sprite in Persian mythology)  :: Peri
periapse {n} (periapsis) SEE: periapsis  ::
pericarp {n} (outermost layer of a ripe fruit or ovary)  :: Perikarp {n}
Pericles {prop} (Greek politician)  :: Perikles {m}
pericope {n} (passage of religious Scripture)  :: Perikope {f}
perigee {n}  :: Perigäum {n}
perigone {n} (perianth) SEE: perianth  ::
perihelion {n} (point where the planet or comet is nearest to the sun)  :: Perihel {n}
peril {n} (a situation of serious danger)  :: Gefahr {f}, Risiko {n}
peril {n}  :: Risiko {n}
peril {n} (something that causes, contains, or presents danger)  :: Risiko {n}
perilous {adj} (dangerous, full of peril)  :: gefährlich, gefahrvoll
perimeter {n} (length of such a boundary)  :: Umfang
perimeter {n} (outer limits of an area)  :: Umfang
perineum {n} (anatomical term)  :: Perineum {n}, Damm {m}
period {interj} (and nothing else)  :: Punkt
period {n} (history: period of time seen as coherent entity)  :: Epoche {f}, Zeitraum {m}
period {n} (menstruation) SEE: menstruation  ::
period {n} (punctation mark “.”)  :: Punkt {m}
periodic {adj} (having repeated cycles)  :: periodisch
periodical {n} (publication that appears at fixed intervals)  :: Periodikum {n}
periodically {adv} (in a regular, periodic manner)  :: zeitweise
periodically {adv} (intermittently) SEE: intermittently  ::
periodicity {n} (property of being periodic)  :: Periodizität {f}
periodic table {n} (chart)  :: Periodensystem (der Elemente) {n}
periodontics {n} (study)  :: Parodontologie {f}
periodontitis {n} (disease of periodontium)  :: Parodontitis {f}
Perioikoi {n} (ancient inhabitants of Laconia)  :: Periöken {m-p}
peripheral {adj} (on the periphery or boundary)  :: umliegend
peripheral {n} (computing device) SEE: peripheral device  ::
peripheral device {n} (device that is outside the computer's system unit)  :: Peripheriegerät {n}
periphery {n} (outside boundary, parts or surface)  :: Peripherie {f}
periphrase {n} (use of more words than necessary) SEE: periphrasis  ::
periphyton {n}  :: Periphyton
periscope {n} (viewing device)  :: Periskop {n}
perish {v} (die)  :: umkommen, ums Leben kommen, verenden(animals)
perish {v} (pass away)  :: verderben, schlecht werden (food)
perishable {adj} (liable to perish)  :: verderblich, leichtverderblich (especially food), vergänglich
perishable {n} (food that does not keep)  :: verderblich
peristalsis {n} (rhythmic contraction of the digestive tract)  :: Peristaltik {f}
peritoneum {n} (serous membrane in mammals)  :: Peritoneum {n}, Bauchfell {n}
periwinkle {n} (mollusc)  :: Uferschnecke {f}
periwinkle {n} (plant)  :: Immergrün {n}
perjury {n} (deliberate giving of false or misleading testimony under oath)  :: Meineid {m}
Perm {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Perm {n}
permafrost {n} (permanently frozen ground)  :: Permafrostboden {n}
permanence {n} (the state of being permanent)  :: Permanenz {f}, Dauerhaftigkeit {f}
permanent {adj} (lasting for an indefinitely long time)  :: ständig, permanent
permanent {adj} (without end)  :: permanent, ständig, beständig, unbefristet, dauerhaft
permanent {n} (hair treatment)  :: Dauerwelle {f}
permanent {n} (sum over all permutations)  :: Permanente {f}
permanent marker {n} (felt-tip pen used to create permanent water-resistant writing)  :: Permanentmarker {m}, Permanentschreiber {m}, Markierstift {m}
permanent wave {n} (series of waves in the hair) SEE: permanent  ::
permeate {v} (to enter and spread through; to pervade)  :: durchdringen, sich verbreiten
permeate {v} (to pass through the pores or interstices of; to penetrate and pass through without causing rupture or displacement)  :: durchsickern
per mille {n} (per thousand)  :: Promille {n}
permille {n} (per thousand)  :: Promille {n}
permissible {adj} (that is permitted)  :: zulässig
permission {n} (authorisation)  :: Erlaubnis {f}
permit {n} (an artifact or document rendering something allowed or legal)  :: Genehmigung {f}, Erlaubnis {f}
permit {v} (allow (something) to happen)  :: erlauben, genehmigen, zulassen
permittivity {n} (property of a dielectric medium)  :: Permittivität {f}
permutate {v} (carry out a permutation)  :: kombinieren
permutation {n} (ordering of a set of distinct elements)  :: Permutation {f}
pern {n} (honey buzzard) SEE: honey buzzard  ::
pernicious {adj} (causing death or injury)  :: [medicine] perniziös, tödlich
pernicious {adj} (causing much harm)  :: schädlich, bösartig, verderblich, [medicine] perniziös
peroration {n} (conclusion of a discourse)  :: Zusammenfassung {f}, Redeschluss {m}
peroxide {n} (chemical compound with two oxygen atoms)  :: Peroxid {n}
peroxide {n} (hydrogen peroxide) SEE: hydrogen peroxide  ::
peroxodiphosphoric acid {n} (oxidizing agent H4P2O8)  :: Peroxodiphosphorsäure {f}
peroxophosphoric acid {n}  :: Peroxophosphorsäure {f}
peroxymolybdate {n}  :: Peroxomolybdat {n}
perpendicular {adj} (at or forming a right angle to)  :: rechtwinklig
perpetrator {n} (one who perpetrates)  :: Täter {m}, Täterin {f}, Schuldiger {m}, Schuldige {f}
perpetual {adj}  :: 1. ewig, 3. fortwährend
perpetual motion machine {n} (hypothetical device)  :: Perpetuum mobile {n}
perplex {v} (To cause to feel baffled)  :: verwirren
perplexed {adj} (bewildered)  :: verblüfft
perplexed {adj} (confused or puzzled)  :: perplex, verdutzt
perry {n} (Beverage from pears)  :: Birnenmost {m}, Birnenwein {m}
per se {adv} (by itself)  :: per se, an sich
persecute {v} (to pursue in a manner to injure, grieve, or afflict)  :: verfolgen
persecution {n} (the act of persecuting)  :: Verfolgung {f}
Persephone {prop} (Greek goddess)  :: Persephone
Perseus {prop} (constellation)  :: Perseus {m}
Perseus {prop} (mythical Greek warrior)  :: Perseus {m}
perseverance {n} (persistent determination to adhere to a course of action; insistence)  :: Beharrlichkeit {f}, Ausdauer {f}
persevere {v} (To persist steadfastly)  :: ausdauern, ausharren, beharren, durchhalten
Persia {prop} (Iran) SEE: Iran  ::
Persia {prop} (Old name of Iran)  :: Persien {n}
Persian {adj} (from or pertaining to Persia)  :: persisch
Persian {adj} (pertaining to the Persian language)  :: persisch
Persian {adj} (pertaining to the Persian people)  :: persisch
Persian {n} (breed of cat)  :: Perserkatze {f}
Persian {n} (member of ethnic group)  :: Perser {m}, Perserin {f}
Persian {prop} (Persian language)  :: Persisch {n}
Persian Empire {prop} (empire ruled by the Achaemenid dynasty)  :: Persisches Reich {n}
Persian Empire {prop} (empire ruled by the Sassanid dynasty)  :: Perserreich {n}
Persian Gulf {prop} (gulf between Iran and Arabian peninsula)  :: Persischer Golf {m}
persiflage {n} (good-natured banter; raillery)  :: Persiflage {f}
persimmon {n} (fruit)  :: Persimone {f}, Kaki {m} {f}
persimmon {n} (tree)  :: Persimonenbaum {m}
persipan {n} (marzipan-like substance made from peaches)  :: Persipan
persist {v} (continue to exist)  :: beharren
persistence {n} (property of being persistent)  :: Ausdauer {f}
persistent {adj} (indefinitely continuous)  :: ständig, anhaltend
persistent {adj} (refusing to give up)  :: ausdauernd, hartnäckig, beharrlich
person {n} (individual)  :: Person {f}
person {n} (linguistic category)  :: Person {f}
person {n} (the physical body seen as distinct from the mind)  :: Körper {m}
personable {adj} (having pleasing appearance or manner)  :: freundlich, sympathisch, von angenehmer Erscheinung, ansehnlich
personage {n} (a famous or important person)  :: Persönlichkeit {f}
personal {adj} (of or pertaining to a particular person)  :: persönlich
personal computer {n} (small computer for use by one person at a time, see also: PC)  :: Personalcomputer {m}
personal digital assistant {n} (hand-held electronic organizer)  :: Personal Digital Assistant {m}
personal hygiene {n} (personal hygiene)  :: Körperpflege {f}, Personalhygiene {f}
personality {n} (celebrity)  :: Persönlichkeit {f}
personality {n} (set of qualities that make a person distinct from other people)  :: Persönlichkeit {f}
personality disorder {n} (class of mental disorders)  :: Persönlichkeitsstörung {f}
personal lubricant {n} (lubricant used during human sexual activity)  :: Gleitmittel {n}, Gleitgel {n}, Gleitcreme {f}
personal pronoun {n} (part of speech)  :: Personalpronomen {n}
persona non grata {n} (a person who is not welcome)  :: Persona non grata {f}
personification {n} (artistic representation of an abstract quality as a human)  :: Personifizierung {f}
personification {n} (figure of speech)  :: Personifizierung {f}
personification {n} (person, thing or name typifying a certain quality or idea)  :: Personifizierung {f}
personify {v} (to be an example of)  :: personifizieren
personify {v} (to create a representation in the form of a literary character)  :: personifizieren
personnel {n} (employees, office staff)  :: Personal {n}
perspective {n} (appearance of depth in objects)  :: Perspektive {f}
perspective {n} (choice of a single point of view)  :: Perspektive {f}
perspective {n} (technique of representing three-dimensional objects on a two-dimensional surface)  :: Perspektive {f}
perspective {n} (view, vista or outlook)  :: Aussicht {f}
perspicacious {adj}  :: scharfsehend
perspicacious {adj} (showing keen insight)  :: scharfsinnig
perspicaciously {adv} (with sharp of sight)  :: scharfsinnig
perspicacity {n} (Acute discernment or understanding; insight)  :: Weitblick
perspicacity {n}  :: Scharfsinn
perspiration {n} (process of perspiring)  :: Schwitzen {n}
perspiration {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat  ::
persuade {v} (convince)  :: überreden, gewinnen
persuasion {n} (a sort, type, or kind with respect to convictions and beliefs)  :: Überzeugung {f}
persuasion {n} (a strongly held conviction, opinion or belief)  :: Überzeugung {f}
persuasion {n} (one's power of persuading)  :: Überredungskunst {f}
persuasion {n} (the act of persuading)  :: Überredung {f}
persuasive {adj} (convincing)  :: überzeugend, Überredungs-
pertain {v} (to belong)  :: gehören
pertain {v} (to relate, to refer)  :: betreffen
Perth {prop} (in Western Australia)  :: Perth {n}
pertinent {adj} (pertaining)  :: angemessen
perturbation {n} (agitation)  :: Störung {f}
pertussis {n} (whooping cough) SEE: whooping cough  ::
Peru {prop} (country in South America)  :: Peru {n}
Perugia {prop}  :: Perugia
peruke {n} (wig)  :: Perücke {f}
peruse {v} (look over casually)  :: überfliegen
peruse {v} (to examine or consider with care)  :: studieren, genau unter die Lupe nehmen
peruse {v} (to read completely)  :: durchlesen
Peruvian {adj} (pertaining to Peru)  :: peruanisch
Peruvian {n} (person from Peru)  :: Peruaner {m}, Peruanerin {f}
Peruvian slaty antshrike {n} (bird)  :: Südlicher Tropfenameisenwürger {m}
pervade {v} (to be in every part of)  :: durchziehen
pervasive {adj} (manifested throughout)  :: durchdringend
pervert {n} (sexually perverted person)  :: Perverser {m}
pervy {adj} (appearing like a sexual pervert)  :: pervers
Pesach {prop} (Passover) SEE: Passover  ::
Pescara {prop} (city)  :: Pescara
Peshawar {prop} (capital of North West Frontier Province, Pakistan)  :: Peschawar {n}
pesher {n} (interpretive commentary on scripture)  :: Pescher {m}
Peshitta {prop} (the Syriac translation of the Bible)  :: Peschitta {f}
pesky {adj} (annoying, troublesome, irritating)  :: nervtötend, lästig, ärgerlich
peso {n} (currency)  :: Peso {m}
pessimism {n} (doctrine that this world is the worst of all possible worlds)  :: Pessimismus {m}
pessimism {n} (general belief that bad things will happen)  :: Pessimismus {m}
pessimist {n} (someone who habitually expects the worst outcome)  :: Pessimist {m}, Pessimistin {f}
pessimistic {adj} (always expecting the worst)  :: pessimistisch
pessimistic {adj} (marked by pessimism and little hopefulness)  :: pessimistisch
pessimistically {adv} (in a pessimistic manner)  :: pessimistisch, schwarzseherisch
pest {n} (annoying person)  :: Nervensäge {f}, Quälgeist {m}
pesticide {n} (substance used to kill or repress the activities of pests)  :: Pestizid {n}
pestilence {n} (any highly contagious epidemic disease)  :: Pest {f}, Seuche {f}
pestle {n} (instrument used with a mortar to grind things)  :: Stößel {m}
pesto {n} (sauce especially for pasta)  :: Pesto {n}
pet {n} (an animal kept as a companion)  :: Haustier {n}, Heimtier {n}
pet {n} (one who is excessively loyal to a superior)  :: Liebling {n}, Pet {n},
pet {v} (fondle (an animal))  :: streicheln
pet {v} (fondle (another person) amorously)  :: streicheln
PET {acronym} (polyethylene terephthalate) SEE: polyethylene terephthalate  ::
PET {acronym} (positron emission tomography) SEE: positron emission tomography  ::
petabyte {n} (1,000,000,000,000,000 bytes)  :: Petabyte {n}
petal {n} (one of the component parts of the corolla of a flower)  :: Blütenblatt {n}
petaliter {n} (petalitre) SEE: petalitre  ::
petasus {n} (low-crowned hat worn by the Ancient Greeks and Romans)  :: Petasos
pet cone {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
Peter {prop} (male given name)  :: Peter
Peter {prop} (one of the epistles of Peter)  :: (Der 1./2. Brief des) Petrus, Petr
Peter {prop} (the Apostle)  :: Petrus
Petersburgian {n} (resident of Saint Petersburg)  :: Sankt Petersburger {m}, Sankt Petersburgerin {f}, Petersburger {m}, Petersburgerin {f}
Petey {prop} (diminutive of Peter)  :: Peterchen, Peterle
pet hate {n} (personal dislike) SEE: pet peeve  ::
petiole {n} (stalk of a leaf)  :: Blattstiel {m}, Stängel {m}
petition {n} (formal, written request made to an official person)  :: Petition {f}, Eingabe {f}
petition {n} (legal: formal request for judicial action)  :: Petition {f}
pet lamp-shade {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
pet name {n} (name of endearment)  :: Kosename {m}, Lallname {m}
Petra {prop} (female given name)  :: Petra {f}
petrel {n} (Procellariiformes)  :: Sturmvogel {m}
petrichor {n} (distinctive scent)  :: Petrichor {m}
Petri dish {n} (dish used to culture bacteria)  :: Petrischale {f}
petrifaction {n} (condition of being petrified)  :: Versteinerung {f}
petrification {n} (process of replacing the organic residues with insoluble salts)  :: Versteinerung {f}
petrify {v} (to harden organic matter by depositing dissolved minerals)  :: versteinern
petrify {v} (to immobilize with fright)  :: erstarren
petrify {v} (to produce rigidity akin to stone)  :: versteinern
Petrine {adj} (Of or pertaining to people named Peter, particularly Saint Peter)  :: Petrinisch
Petri net {n} (mathematical representations of discrete distributed systems)  :: Petri-Netz {n}
petrol {n} (gasoline) SEE: gasoline  ::
petrolatum {n} (petroleum jelly) SEE: petroleum jelly  ::
petroleum {n} (oil) SEE: oil  ::
petroleum ether {n} (petroleum fraction)  :: Petrolether {m}
petrol station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
petrol tank {n} (gas tank) SEE: gas tank  ::
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Petropawlowsk-Kamtschatski {n}
Petrozavodsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Petrosawodsk {n}
pet shop {n} (shop)  :: Zoofachgeschäft {n}
petticoat {n} (historical: ornamental skirt or underskirt)  :: Petticoat {m}
petticoat {n} (woman's undergarment worn under a skirt)  :: Unterrock {n}, Petticoat {m}
pettifogger {n} (An unscrupulous lawyer)  :: Winkeladvokat {m}
pettifogger {n} (Someone who quibbles)  :: Haarspalter {m}
petting {n} (kissing, stroking, etc., in a sexual manner)  :: Petting {n}
petty {adj} (Little, trifling, or inconsiderable, as a petty fault)  :: klein, gering, unbedeutend
petty bourgeoisie {n} (social class)  :: Kleinbürgertum {n}
petty crime {n} (minor crime collectively)  :: Kleinkriminalität {f}
petty officer {n} (non-commissioned officer)  :: Unteroffizier {m}
petty theft {n} (theft of property of low value)  :: Diebstahl {m}, kleiner Diebstahl {m}
petulant {adj} (easily irritated or annoyed)  :: launisch, launenhaft, nervös
petunia {n} (flower)  :: Petunie {f}
pew {n} (long bench in a church)  :: Kirchenbank {f}
pewter {n} (alloy of tin, copper and antimony)  :: Hartzinn {n}
pfennig {n} (a hundredth of a Deutsche Mark)  :: Pfennig {n}
phagocytise {v} (phagocytize) SEE: phagocytize  ::
phagocytosis {n} (the process by which a cell internalises foreign bodies)  :: Phagocytose
Phaistos {prop} (ancient Minoan city in southern Crete)  :: Phaistos {n}
phalange {n} (phalanx) SEE: phalanx  ::
phalanx {n} (ancient Greek military unit)  :: Phalanx {f}
phalanx {n} (finger or toe bone)  :: Fingerglied {n}, [toe bone] Zehenglied {n}
phallic {adj} (having to do with the penis)  :: phallisch
phallus {n} (penis) SEE: penis  ::
phallus {n} (the penis or its representation)  :: Phallus {m}
phantasmagoria {n} (a dreamlike state)  :: Phantasmagorie {f}
phantasmophobia {n} (abnormal or irrational fear of ghosts and phantoms)  :: Phantasmophobie {f}
phantom {n} (something having no physical reality)  :: Phantom {n}
phantom limb {n} (false sensation)  :: Phantomglied {n}
phantom pain {n} (sensation of pain coming from a part of the body that has been amputated)  :: Phantomschmerz {m}
pharaoh {n} (supreme ruler of ancient Egypt)  :: Pharao {m}, Pharaonin {f}
pharaonic {adj} (of or pertaining to a pharaoh)  :: pharaonisch
pharisaical {adj} (both senses) SEE: pharisaic  ::
Pharisee {n} (member of a political party, social movement, or school of thought)  :: Pharisäer {m}, Pharisäerin {f}
pharmaceutical {adj} (of, or relating to pharmacy or pharmacists)  :: pharmazeutisch
pharmaceutics {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
pharmacist {n} (one who studies pharmacy)  :: Pharmazeut {m}, Pharmazeutin {f}
pharmacist {n} (professional who dispenses prescription drugs)  :: Apotheker {m}, Apothekerin {f}
pharmacologic {adj} (pharmacological) SEE: pharmacological  ::
pharmacological {adj} (of or having to do with pharmacology)  :: pharmakologisch
pharmacologist {n} (student of or one who is versed in pharmacology)  :: Pharmakologe {m}, Pharmakologin {f}
pharmacology {n} (science that studies the effects of chemical compounds on living animals)  :: Pharmakologie {f}
pharmacopoeia {n} (official book of medicines)  :: Arzneibuch
pharmacotherapy {n} (use of pharmaceuticals to treat disease)  :: Pharmakotherapie {f}
pharmacy {n} (a place where prescription drugs are dispensed)  :: Apotheke {f}
pharmacy {n} (science of medicinal substances)  :: Pharmazie {f}
Pharos {prop} (island)  :: Pharos
pharyngeal {adj} (of or pertaining to the pharynx)  :: pharyngisch, pharyngal
pharyngeal {adj} (of pharyngeal sounds)  :: pharyngisch, pharyngal
pharyngealization {n} (act or process of pharyngealizing)  :: Pharyngalisierung {f}
pharyngealize {v} (to constrict the pharynx while articulating another sound)  :: pharyngalisieren
pharyngitis {n} (inflammation of the pharynx)  :: Rachenentzündung {f}, Pharyngitis {f}
pharynx {n} (part of alimentary canal)  :: Pharynx {m}
phase {n} (haplotype) SEE: haplotype  ::
phase diagram {n} (graph, with axes representing temperature and pressure, showing the equilibrium conditions for a given substance to be a solid, liquid or gas)  :: Phasendiagramm {n}
phase diagram {n} (similar diagram for a binary mixture of substances, with axes representing composition and temperature)  :: Phasendiagramm {n}
phase modulation {n} (form of modulation)  :: Phasenmodulation {f}
phase velocity {n} (propagation velocity of a pure sine wave)  :: Phasengeschwindigkeit {f}
phat {adj} (slang: excellent)  :: genial, super
pheasant {n} (bird of family Phasianidae, often hunted for food)  :: [♂♀] Fasan {m}, [♀] Fasanin {f}, [♂] Fasanenmännchen {n}, [♀] Fasanenweibchen {n}, [♂♀] Fasanenhuhn {n}, [♂] Fasanenhahn {m}, [♀] Fasanenhenne {f}, [♂♀ offspring] Fasanenjunges {n}, [♂♀ offspring] Fasanenküken {n}
pheasant's eye {n} (flowering plant of the genus Adonis)  :: Adonisröschen {n}
phenol {n} (any of a class of aromatic organic compounds having at least one hydroxyl group attached directly to the benzene ring)  :: Phenol {n}
phenol {n} (caustic compound derived from benzene)  :: Phenol {n}
phenolphthalein {n} (pH indicator)  :: Phenolphthalein {n}
phenomena {n} (More than one phenomenon)  :: Phänomene {n} {p}
phenomenal {adj}  :: phänomenal, fabelhaft, sagenhaft, ausgezeichnet
phenomenal {adj} (remarkable)  :: phänomenal
phenomenological {adj} (of or relating to phenomenology)  :: phänomenologisch
phenomenology {n} (philosophy based on intuitive experience of phenomena)  :: Phänomenologie {f}
phenomenon {n} (observable fact or occurrence)  :: Phänomen {n}
phenomenon {n} (unusual, curious, or astonishing fact or event)  :: Phänomen {n}
phenotype {n} (appearance of organism)  :: Phänotyp {m}, Erscheinungsbild {n}
phenylalanine {n} (amino acid; C9H11NO2)  :: Phenylalanin {n}
pheromone {n} (chemical)  :: Pheromon
phew {interj} (Used to show relief, fatigue, surprise, or disgust)  :: puh!, pfui
phi {n} (Greek letter)  :: Phi {n}
phial {n} (glass vessel) SEE: vial  ::
philander {n} (lover) SEE: lover  ::
philanthropic {adj} (of or pertaining to philanthropy; characterized by philanthropy)  :: philanthropisch
philanthropist {n} (person who loves mankind)  :: Philanthrop {m}, Philanthropin {f}, Menschenfreund {m}, Menschenfreundin {f}
philanthropy {n} (benevolent altruism with the intention of increasing the well-being of mankind)  :: Philantropie {f}, Menschenliebe {f}, Nächstenliebe {f}
philatelic {adj} (stamp collecting)  :: Philatelistisch
philatelist {n} (a person who studies stamps)  :: Philatelist {m}, Philatelistin {f}, Briefmarkensammler {m}, Briefmarkensammlerin {f}
philately {n} (stamp collecting)  :: Philatelie {f}, Briefmarkenkunde {f}
philately {n} (the study of postage stamps, postal routes, postal history, etc.)  :: Philatelie {f}
philharmonic {n} (full-sized symphonic orchestra)  :: Philharmoniker {m-p}, Philharmonie {f}
philhellene {n} (lover of Greek culture)  :: Philhellene {m}, Philhellenin {f}
philhellene {n} (supporter of Greek independence)  :: Philhellene {m}, Philhellenin {f}
philia {n} (friendship) SEE: friendship  ::
philia {n} (liking) SEE: liking  ::
-philia {suffix} (forming words denoting abnormal linking towards a given thing)  :: -philie {f}
Philip {prop} (biblical persons)  :: Philippus
Philip {prop} (male given name)  :: Philipp {m}
Philippine {adj} (Filipino) SEE: Filipino  ::
Philippine eagle {n} (species of eagle endemic to the Philippines)  :: Philippinenadler
Philippines {prop} (Republic of the Philippines)  :: Philippinen {p}
philistine {adj} (lacking in appreciation for art or culture)  :: Spießer-, philiströs, Banause {m}
philistine {n} (Philistine) SEE: Philistine  ::
Philistine {adj} (philistine) SEE: philistine  ::
Philistine {n} (person from Philistia)  :: Philister {m}, Philisterin {f}
Philistine {n} (person lacking appreciation of culture)  :: Banause {m}, Banausin {f}, Kulturbanause {m}, Kulturbanausin {f}, Kunstbanause {m}, Kunstbanausin {f}, Spießbürger {m}, Spießbürgerin {f}, Spießer {m}, Spießerin {f}, [Austrian] Sumper {m}, [Austrian] Sumperin {f}, Barbar {m}, Barbarin {f}, Kunstbarbar {m}, Kunstbarbarin {f}, Philister {m}, Philisterin {f}, Prolet {m}, Proletin {f}, Ignorant {m}, Ignorantin {f}, Primitivling {m}
philistinism {n} (philistinism)  :: Banausentum {n}, Banausie {f}, Philisterei {f}, Spießbürgertum {n}
Phillips head {n} (screwdriver)  :: Kreuzschlitzschraubendreher
Phillips head {n} (screw)  :: Kreuzschlitzschraube
phillumenist {n} (collector)  :: Phillumenist {m}, Phillumenistin {f}
phillumeny {n} (hobby)  :: Phillumenie {f}
philological {adj} (pertaining to the history of literature)  :: philologisch
philologically {adv} (in a philological manner)  :: philologisch
philologist {n} (person who engages in philology)  :: Philologe {m}, Philologin {f}
philology {n} (historical linguistics)  :: Philologie {f}
philosophaster {n} (a pretender to philosophy; a petty or charlatan philosopher)  :: Philosophaster {m}
philosopher {n} (person devoted to studying philosophy)  :: Philosoph {m}, Philosophin {f}
philosopher's stone {n} (philosopher's stone)  :: Stein der Weisen {m}
philosophical {adj} (of or pertaining to philosophy)  :: philosophisch
philosophically {adv} (in a philosophical manner)  :: philosophisch
philosophize {v} (to philosophically ponder or reason)  :: philosophieren
philosophy {n} (academic discipline)  :: Philosophie {f}
philosophy {n}  :: Philosophie {f}
philosophy of science {n} (study of the assumptions, foundations, and implications of science)  :: Wissenschaftstheorie {f}
philtrum {n} (shallow groove running down the centre of the outer surface of the upper lip)  :: Oberlippenrinne {f}, Philtrum {n}
phimosis {n} (contraction of the foreskin)  :: Phimose {f}
Phineas {prop} (biblical character) SEE: Phinehas  ::
phishing {n} (the act of sending email that falsely claims to be from a legitimate organization)  :: Phishing {n}
phlegm {n} (calmness, composure)  :: Gemütsruhe {f}, Gleichmut {m}, Trägheit {f}, Schwerfälligkeit {f}, stoische Ruhe {f}
phlegm {n} (mucus secreted in the bronchial passages)  :: Schleim {m}, Nasenschleim {m}, Popel {m}
phlegmatic {adj} (abounding in phlegm)  :: phlegmatisch
phlegmatic {adj} (not easily excited to action)  :: phlegmatisch
phloem {n} (vascular tissue)  :: Phloem {n}
phlogiston {n} (hypothetical fiery principle)  :: Phlogiston {n}, Caloricum
Phnom Penh {prop} (Capital city of Cambodia)  :: Phnom Penh {n}
phobia {n} (irrational or obsessive fear or anxiety)  :: Phobie {f}
-phobia {suffix} (used to form nouns meaning fear)  :: -phobie {f}
Phobos {prop} (moon of Mars)  :: Phobos {m}
Phoenicia {prop} (land of the Phoenicians)  :: Phönizien
Phoenician {adj} (of, from, or related to the country or civilisation of Phoenicia)  :: phönizisch
Phoenician {n} (inhabitant of Phoenicia)  :: Phönizier {m}, Phönizierin {f}
Phoenician {prop} (Semitic language spoken by the inhabitants of Phoenicia)  :: Phönizisch {n}
Phoenician alphabet {n} (an alphabet)  :: phönizisches Alphabet {n}, phönizische Schrift {f}
phoenix {n} (mythological bird)  :: Phönix
Phoenix {prop} (constellation)  :: Phönix {m}
Phoenix {prop} (mythical firebird)  :: Phönix {m}
phone {n} (A device for transmitting conversations (telephone))  :: Telefon {n}, Telephon {n}, Fernsprecher {m}
phone {n} (speech segment)  :: Phonem {n}, Fonem {n}
phone {v} (to call (someone) on the telephone)  :: anrufen, telefonieren
phone book {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory  ::
phonebook {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory  ::
phone booth {n} (telephone booth) SEE: telephone booth  ::
phone call {n} (telephone call) SEE: telephone call  ::
phonecard {n} (a chargecard used to pay for telephone calls)  :: Telefonkarte {f}
phoneme {n} (indivisible unit of sound)  :: Phonem {n}
phone number {n} (telephone number) SEE: telephone number  ::
phone sex {n} (An erotic or sexual telephone conversation between two or more people)  :: Telefonsex
phonetic {adj} (linguistics: relating to phones)  :: phonetisch
phonetic {adj} (relating to sounds of spoken language)  :: phonetisch
phonetic alphabet {n}  :: phonetisches Alphabet {n}
phonetics {n} (study of speech sounds and their representation by written symbols)  :: Phonetik {f}, Lautlehre {f}
phonologist {n} (person who specializes in phonology)  :: Phonologe {m}, Phonologin {f}
phonology {n} (subfield of linguistics concerned with the way sounds function in languages)  :: Phonologie {f}, Phonemik {f}
phonotactics {n} (branch of phonology)  :: Phonotaktik {f}
phony {adj} (fraudulent; fake)  :: gefälscht,
phony {n} (A person who assumes an identity or quality other than their own)  :: Hochstapler {m}
phony {n} (faker (to be sorted))  :: Quacksalber {m}, Schwindler {m}, Schwindlerin {f}
phosphatase {n} (an enzyme that hydrolyzes phosphate esters)  :: Phosphatase {f}
phosphating {n} (application of a coating of phosphate)  :: Phosphatierung {f}
phosphine {n} (PH3)  :: Phosphin {n}
phospholipid {n} (lipid consisting of a diglyceride combined with a phosphate group)  :: Phospholipid {n}
phosphoric acid {n} (the colourless liquid; H3PO4)  :: Phosphorsäure {f}
phosphorous acid {n} (H3PO3)  :: Phosphonsäure {f}, phosphorige Säure {f}
phosphorus {n} (element)  :: Phosphor {m}
phosphorus cycle {n} (movement of phosphorus through the biogeochemical environment)  :: Phosphorkreislauf {m}
phosphorylation {n} (the process of transferring a phosphate group from a donor to an acceptor)  :: Phosphorylierung {f}
photo {n} (photograph)  :: Foto {n}, Bild {n}
photobook {n} (book of photographs)  :: Fotobuch {n}
photoconductivity {n} (an increase in the electrical conductivity of a material as a result of incident electromagnetic radiation)  :: Photoleitfähigkeit {f}
photocopier {n} (machine which reproduces documents by photographing the original over a glass plate and printing duplicates)  :: Fotokopierer {m}
photocopy {n} (copy made using a photocopier)  :: Fotokopie {f}, Photokopie {f}, Xerokopie {f}
photocopy {v} (to make a copy using a photocopier)  :: fotokopieren, photokopieren
photodiode {n} (semiconductor)  :: Fotodiode {f}
photogenic {adj} (looking good when photographed)  :: fotogen
photogenicity {n} (photogenicity)  :: Fotogenität {f}
photogrammetry {n} (both)  :: Photogrammetrie
photograph {n} (picture)  :: Fotografie {f}, Fotographie {f}, Foto {n}, Lichtbild {n}
photograph {v} (to take a photograph)  :: fotografieren
photographer {n} (one who takes photographs)  :: Fotograf {m}, Photograph {m}
photography {n} (art and technology of producing images on photosensitive surfaces)  :: Fotografie {f}
photography {n} (occupation of taking (and often printing) photographs)  :: Fotografie {f}
photolysis {n} (chemical reaction)  :: Photolyse {f}
photometer {n} (measuring instrument)  :: Luminometer {n}
photon {n} (quantum of light)  :: Photon {n}, Lichtteilchen
photopeak {n} (part of the gamma ray spectrum)  :: Photopeak {m}
photophobia {n} (excessive sensitivity to light)  :: Photophobia {f}
photorealistic {adj} (art: of or pertaining to photorealism)  :: fotorealistisch
photoresist {n} (light-sensitive film)  :: Fotolack {m}
photosensitive {adj} (sensitive to light)  :: lichtempfindlich
photo shoot {n} (photo session)  :: Fotoshooting {n}
photoshop {v} (to digitally edit a picture)  :: photoshoppen [rare]
photosphere {n} (A visible surface layer of a star)  :: Photosphäre {f}
photosynthesis {n} (biological process)  :: Photosynthese {f}
phrase {n} (grammar: group of two or more words that express an idea but do not form a complete sentence)  :: Redewendung {f}
phrase {n} (music: small section of music in a larger piece)  :: Phrase {f}
phrase {n} (short written or spoken expression)  :: Redewendung {f}
phrase {v} (to express by means of words)  :: formulieren
phrase book {n} (book of everyday expressions and vocabulary)  :: Sprachführer {m}
phrasebook {n} (book used to learn foreign language) SEE: phrase book  ::
phraseology {n} (phrasebook) SEE: phrase book  ::
phraseology {n} (study of set or fixed expressions)  :: Phraseologie {f}
phrasing {n} (the way a statement is put together)  :: Phrasierung {f}, Ausdrucksweise {f}
phrenological {adj} (of, or relating to phrenology)  :: phrenologisch
phrenologist {n} (adherent or practitioner of phrenology)  :: Phrenologe {m}, Phrenologin {f}
phrenology {n} (the discredited "science" or pseudo-science of phrenology)  :: Phrenologie {f}
Phrygia {prop} (ancient kingdom)  :: Phrygien {n}
Phrygian {adj} (in the Phrygian language)  :: phrygisch
Phrygian {adj} (of or relating to Phrygia, its people or their culture)  :: phrygisch
Phrygian {n} (native or inhabitant of Phrygia)  :: Phryger {m}, Phrygerin {f}
Phrygian {prop} (language)  :: Phrygisch
phthiriasis {n} (pediculosis) SEE: pediculosis  ::
phycology {n} (study of algae)  :: Phykologie {f}, Algenkunde
phylactery {n} (leather case containing biblical scrolls, worn by Jewish men; the tefilla)  :: Phylakterion {n}
phylactery {n} (small object worn for its power; amulet or charm)  :: Gebetsriemen {m}
Phyllis {prop} (mythical character)  :: Phyllis
phylogenetics {n} (study of organism relationships)  :: Phylogenese {f}
phylum {n} ((biology, taxonomy) A rank in the classification of organisms, below kingdom and above class)  :: Stamm {m}
physalis {n} (plant of the genus Physalis)  :: Blasenkirsche {f}, Judenkirsche {f}
physical {adj} (having to do with physics)  :: physikalisch
physical {adj} (having to do with the body)  :: körperlich, physisch
physical {adj} (having to do with the material world)  :: physisch, materiell, stofflich
physical culture {n} (bodybuilding) SEE: bodybuilding  ::
physical education {n} (curriculum component)  :: Sportunterricht {m}
physical law {n} (physical law)  :: Naturgesetz {n}, physikalisches Gesetz {n}
physically {adv} (in a physical manner)  :: physisch
physical map {n} (topographical map) SEE: topographical map  ::
physical quantity {n} (physical property)  :: physikalische Größe {f}
physical therapy {n} (therapy of exercises and activities to treat injury or dysfunction) SEE: physiotherapy  ::
physician {n} (medical doctor)  :: Arzt {m}, Ärztin {f}
physicist {n} (person whose occupation specializes in the science of physics)  :: Physiker {m}, Physikerin {f}
physics {n} (branch of science)  :: Physik {f}
physiognomy {n} (art or pseudoscience of deducing the character or personality from the bodily appearance)  :: Physiognomik {f}
physiography {n} (subfield of geography)  :: Physiographie {f}
physiologic {adj} (of or pertaining to physiology) SEE: physiological  ::
physiological {adj} (of, or relating to physiology)  :: physiologisch
physiologist {n} (person)  :: Physiologe {m}, Physiologin {f}
physiology {n} (branch of biology)  :: Physiologie {f}
physiotherapist {n} (therapist who treats physical injury or dysfunction, usually with exercise)  :: Physiotherapeut {m}, Physiotherapeutin {f}
physiotherapy {n} (therapy that uses physical techniques such as massage and exercise)  :: Physiotherapie {f}
phytoequivalence {n} (physiological equivalence between two herbal extracts)  :: Phytoäquivalenz {f}
phytogeography {n} (geobotany) SEE: geobotany  ::
phytomedicine {n} (plant medicine)  :: Phytomedizin {f}
phytopathology {n} (study of plant diseases)  :: Phytopathologie {f}, Pflanzenpathologie {f}
phytoplankton {n} (plankton which obatin energy by photosynthesis)  :: Phytoplankton {n}
phytotomy {n} (dissection or anatomy of plants)  :: Phytotomie {f}
pi {n} (irrational mathematical constant)  :: Pi
pi {n} (letter of Greek alphabet)  :: Pi
Piacenzian {n} (subdivision of the Pliocene epoch)  :: Piacenzium
pianist {n} (piano player)  :: Pianist {m}, Pianistin {f}, Klavierspieler {m}, Klavierspielerin {f}
piano {adv} (softly)  :: piano
piano {n} (a keyboard musical instrument)  :: Klavier {n}, Piano {n}
pianola {n} (music) SEE: player piano  ::
piano stool {n} (a round stool used by piano players)  :: Klavierstuhl {m}
Picard {adj} (of, from or relating to Picardy)  :: picardisch
Picard {prop} (language)  :: Picardisch {n}
Picardy {prop} (region of France)  :: Picardie {f}
piccolo {n} (musical instrument)  :: Piccoloflöte {f}
pièce de résistance {n} (masterpiece)  :: Pièce de résistance {f}
pick {n} (music: plectrum)  :: Plektron {n}, Plektrum {n}
pick {n} (pickaxe)  :: Hacke {f}, Pickel {m}
pick {n} (tool to open a lock)  :: Dietrich {m}
pick {v} (to remove a fruit or plant for consumption)  :: pflücken
pickaxe {n} (heavy iron tool)  :: Spitzhacke {f}, Pickel {m}
pickerel {n} (fish)  :: Hecht {m}
pickle {n} (any vegetable preserved in vinegar and consumed as relish)  :: eingelegtes Gemüse {n}
pickle {n} (children's game)  :: Neckball {m}
pickle {n} (cucumber preserved in brine or vinegar syrup)  :: eingelegte Gurke {f}, saure Gurke {f}, Essiggurke {f} [vinegar], Gewürzgurke {f}
pickle {v} (to preserve food in a salt, sugar or vinegar solution)  :: einlegen, pökeln
pickled {adj} (preserved by pickling)  :: eingelegt
pickled egg {n} (egg that has been pickled in vinegar)  :: Solei {n}
picklock {n} (device designed to pick locks)  :: Dietrich {m}
pick one's nose {v} (to engage in nose-picking)  :: in der Nase bohren, popeln
pickpocket {n} (one who steals from the pocket of a passerby)  :: Taschendieb {m}
pickthank {n} (sycophant)  :: Jasager {m}
pick up {n} (pickup) SEE: pickup  ::
pick up {v} (to answer (a telephone), see pick up the phone)  :: abheben, abnehmen, aufnehmen
pick up {v} (to collect an object, especially in passing)  :: mitnehmen
pick up {v} (to collect a passenger)  :: abholen
pick up {v} (to improve, increase, or speed up)  :: sich erholen, sich berappeln, sich fangen
pick up {v} (to learn, to grasp; to begin to understand)  :: kapieren, verstehen, begreifen
pick up {v} (to lift; to grasp and raise)  :: aufheben, aufnehmen, hochheben
pick up {v} (to meet and seduce somebody for romantic purposes)  :: abschleppen
pick up {v} (to notice, detect or discern)  :: wahrnehmen, bemerken
pick up {v} (to pay for)  :: übernehmen
pick up {v} (to receive (a signal))  :: auffangen, empfangen
pick up {v} (to reduce the despondency of)  :: auffangen
pick up {v} (to restart or resume)  :: wieder aufnehmen, weitermachen, fortfahren, fortsetzen, wieder einsetzen, wieder loslegen
pick up the phone {v} (to pick up the receiver of a telephone to answer a call)  :: den Hörer abnehmen, abheben, abnehmen
pickup truck {n} (truck with an open cargo bed )  :: Pickup {m}
picky {adj} (fussy, particular)  :: pingelig
picnic {n} (a meal eaten outdoors)  :: Picknick {n}
picoliter {n} (picolitre) SEE: picolitre  ::
picosecond {n} (10-12 second)  :: Picosekunde {f}
picric acid {n} (picric acid)  :: Pikrinsäure {f}
Pict {n} (member of an ancient people of northern and central Scotland)  :: Pikte {m}
Pictish {adj} (pertaining to the Picts)  :: piktisch
pictogram {n} (picture that represents a word or an idea)  :: Piktogramm {n}
Pictor {prop} (constellation)  :: Maler {m}
pictorial {n} (magazine)  :: Illustrierte {f}
picture {n} (informal: cinema)  :: Kino {n}, Film {m}
picture {n} (painting) SEE: painting  ::
picture {n} (photograph)  :: Foto {n}, Bild {n}
picture {n} (representation of visible reality produced by drawing, etc)  :: Bild {n}, Abbildung {f}, Abbild {n}, Gemälde {n}
picture {v} (to imagine or envision)  :: etwas vorstellen
picture {v} (to make a picture of)  :: fotographieren, ein Foto {n} machen
picture book {n} (a book for young children with illustrations)  :: Bilderbuch {n}
picture card {n} (trade card) SEE: trade card  ::
picture dictionary {n} (dictionary with pictures)  :: Bildwörterbuch
picturesque {adj} (resembling a picture or painting)  :: pittoresk, malerisch
picturesqueness {n} (picturesqueness)  :: Malerhaftigkeit {f}
pidgin {n} (amalgamation of two languages having no native speakers)  :: Pidgin-Sprache {f}, Pidgin {n}
pie {n} (pizza) SEE: pizza  ::
pie {n} (type of pastry)  :: Torte {f}
piece {n} (hairpiece) SEE: hairpiece  ::
piece {n} (part of a larger whole)  :: Stück {n}
piece {n}  :: Stück {n}
piece of cake {n} (simple or easy job)  :: Kinderspiel {n}
piece of clothing {n} (garment) SEE: garment  ::
piece of furniture {n} (item of furniture.)  :: Möbelstück {n}, Möbel {n}
piece of paper {n} (sheet or scrap of paper)  :: Zettel {m}, Blatt {n}
piece together {v} (to physically assemble from fragments or pieces)  :: zusammenfügen
piece work {n} (type of work)  :: Akkordarbeit {f}, Stückarbeit {f}, Akkord {m}, Stückakkord {m}, Stücklohn {m}
pieceworker {n} (A worker paid according to the number of units produced)  :: Akkordarbeiter {m}, Akkordarbeiterin {f}, Stückarbeiter {m}, Stückarbeiterin {f}, Stücklohnarbeiter {m}, Stücklohnarbeiterin {f}
pie chart {n} (graph)  :: Tortendiagramm {n}, Kreisdiagramm {n}
Piedmont {prop} (region)  :: Piemont {n}
Piemontese {prop} (Language spoken in Piedmont)  :: Piemontesisch {n}
pier {n} (raised platform built from the shore out over water)  :: Pier {m}, Anlegestelle {f}
pier {n} (rectangular pillar, or similar structure, that supports an arch, wall or roof)  :: Pfeiler {m}
pier {n} (structure supporting the junction between two spans of a bridge)  :: Brückenpfeiler {m}
pierce {v} (create a hole for jewelry)  :: piercen
pierce {v} (puncture)  :: durchstechen
piercing {n} (hole for jewelry)  :: Piercing {n}
Pieria {prop} (Greek prefecture)  :: Pieria
pierogi {n} (dumpling)  :: Pirogge
pietism {n} (movement in the Lutheran church)  :: Pietismus {m}
pietistic {adj} (related to pietism)  :: pietistisch
piety {n} (reverence and devotion to God)  :: Frömmigkeit {f}
piety {n} (reverence to one's family)  :: Pietät {f}
piezoelectric {adj} (of or relating to piezoelectricity)  :: piezoelektrisch
piezoelectricity {n} (capacity of crystal to generate electricity)  :: Piezoelektrizität
piffle {v} (to act or speak in a futile, ineffective, or nonsensical manner)  :: quatschen
pig {n} (derogatory slang for police officer)  :: Bulle {m}
pig {n} (dirty or slovenly person)  :: Schwein {n}
pig {n} (mammal of genus Sus)  :: Schwein {n}, [domestic] Hausschwein {n}
pig {n} (nasty or disgusting person)  :: Schwein {n}
pig {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet  ::
pig {n} (pork) SEE: pork  ::
pigeon {n} (bird of the pigeon and dove family Columbidae)  :: [♂♀] Taube {f}, [♂], Tauber {m}, [♂] Täuber {m}, [♂] Tauberich {m}, [♂] Täuberich {m}, [♀] Täubin {f}, [diminutive ♂♀] Täubchen {n}, [diminutive ♂♀] Täublein {n}, [taxonomy] Kolumbide {m}
pigeonhole {v} (to categorize; especially to limit or be limited to a particular category, role, etc)  :: in eine Schublade stecken
pigeon racing {n} (pigeon racing, the sport of racing pigeons)  :: Taubensport {m}, Brieftaubensport {m}
piggy bank {n} (a small container to store small saved coins in)  :: Sparschwein {n}
pig in a poke {n} (something whose true value is concealed or unknown)  :: Katze im Sack {f} [cat in the bag]
pig iron {n} (a type of crude iron)  :: Roheisen {n}
piglet {n} (young pig)  :: Ferkel {n}
pigling {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet  ::
pigment {n} (a dry colorant, usually an insoluble powder)  :: Farbstoff {m}
pigment {n} (any color in plant or animal cells)  :: Pigment {n}
pigment {n}  :: Farbstoff, Pigment {n}
pigmentation {n} (coloration of tissue)  :: Pigmentierung {f}
pig out {v} (eat voraciously or ravenously)  :: fressen
pigpen {n} (pigsty) SEE: pigsty  ::
pigsty {n} (dirty or very untidy place)  :: Saustall {m}
pigsty {n} (shelter where pigs are kept)  :: Saustall {m}, Koben {m}, Schweinestall {m}
pigtail {n} (braided hair)  :: Zopf {m}
Piirissaar {prop} (island)  :: Piirissaar
pike {n} (any fish of the genus Esox)  :: Hecht {m}
pike {n} (turnpike) SEE: turnpike  ::
pike {n} (weapon)  :: Pike {f}
pike-perch {n} (zander) SEE: zander  ::
pike pole {n} (tool)  :: Bootshaken
pilaf {n} (dish)  :: Pilaw {m}
Pilate {prop} (Pontius Pilate)  :: Pilatus {m}
pilcrow {n} (a paragraph mark)  :: Absatzzeichen {n}
pile {n}  :: [2] Flor {m}, [3] Pfahl {m}, [4] Spitze {f}
pile {n} (funeral pile) SEE: pyre  ::
pile {n} (heap)  :: Haufen {m}, Stoß {m}, Stapel {m}, [South German, Swiss] Beige {f}, Halde {f}
pile {n} (hemorrhoid) SEE: hemorrhoid  ::
pile {n} (nap of a cloth) SEE: nap  ::
pile {n} (obsolete: reverse of a coin) SEE: tails  ::
pile {n} (stake of pointed timber, steel etc., driven into the earth)  :: Pfahl {m} (stake)
pile {n} (wrought iron to be worked over into bars or other shapes) SEE: fagot  ::
pile {v} (to lay or throw into a pile)  :: stapeln, aufstapeln, anhäufen, schichten, [South German, Swiss] beigen
pileated gibbon {n} (Hylobates pileatus)  :: Kappengibbon {m}
pileated woodpecker {n} (large North American woodpecker)  :: Helmspecht {m}
piles {n} (haemorrhoids) SEE: haemorrhoids  ::
piles {n} (plural of pile) SEE: pile  ::
pile-up {n} (traffic accident)  :: Auffahrunfall {m}
pileus {n} (felt hat worn in ancient Rome and Greece)  :: Pileus {m}
pileus {n} (the cap of a mushroom)  :: Hut
pilfer {v} (to steal in small quantities)  :: klauen, stehlen
pilferer {n} (one who has pilfered)  :: Dieb {m}, Langfinger {m}
pilgarlic {n} (bald-headed person) SEE: egghead  ::
pilgrim {n} (traveler, especially to religious sites)  :: Pilger {m}, Wallfahrer {m}
pilgrimage {n} (religious journey, or one to a sacred place)  :: Wallfahrt
pilgrimage {v} (to go on a pilgrimage)  :: pilgern
pill {n} (small object for swallowing)  :: Tablette {f}, Pille {f}
pill {n} (the pill - functions as a contraceptive)  :: Pille {f}
pillage {n} (the act of pillaging)  :: Plünderung {f}
pillage {v} (loot or plunder by force)  :: plündern
pillar {n} (large post, often used as supporting architecture)  :: Pfeiler {m}, Säule {f}
pillbox {n} (box for pills)  :: Pillendose {f}, Pillenschachtel {f}
pillbox {n} (gun emplacement)  :: Bunker {m}
pillion {n}  :: Reitkissen {n} ; Soziussitz {m} ; Sozius {m}, Sozia {f}
pillory {n} (a framework on a post used as a means of punishment and humiliation)  :: Pranger {m}, Schandpfahl {m}
pillory {v} (criticize harshly)  :: an den Pranger stellen
pillory {v} (put someone in a pillory)  :: an den Pranger stellen
pillory {v} (subject someone to humiliation, scorn, ridicule or abuse)  :: an den Pranger stellen
pillow {n} (soft cushion used to support the head in bed)  :: Kopfkissen {n}, Kissen {n}; Ruhekissen {n} [Austria]
pillow case {n} (sheet for covering a pillow)  :: Kopfkissenbezug {m}
pillowcase {n} (cover for pillows) SEE: pillow case  ::
pillow fight {n} (a play fight that involves hitting others with pillows)  :: Kissenschlacht {f}
pillowslip {n} (pillow case) SEE: pillow case  ::
pilot {n} (controller of aircraft)  :: Pilot {m}, Flugzeugführer {m}
pilot {n} (person who helps navigate the harbor or coast)  :: Lotse {m}
pilot {v} (to control an aircraft or watercraft)  :: führen
pilot {v} (to guide through coastal waters)  :: lotsen
pilot light {n} (flame used to ignite gas)  :: Zündflamme
pilot whale {n} (either of two species of whale)  :: Grindwal {m}
Pilsen {prop} (city in the Czech Republic)  :: Pilsen {n}, Plzeň {n}
pilsner {n} (pale, light beer)  :: Pils {n}
pimento {n} (tropical berry)  :: Piment {m} {n}
pimp {n} (prostitution solicitor)  :: Zuhälter {m}, Lude {m}, Kuppler {m}
pimpernel {n} (Anagallis)  :: Gauchheil {m}
pimple {n} (inflamed spot on the surface of the skin)  :: Pickel {m}, Oas {n} [Bavaria]
pimply {adj} (having pimples; pimpled)  :: picklig
pin {n} (cylinder of wood or metal used to fasten or as a bearing between two parts)  :: Stift {m}, Bolzen {m}
pin {n} (in chess)  :: Fesselung {f}
pin {n} (jewellery attached with a pin) SEE: brooch  ::
pin {n} (small device; small needle with no eye)  :: Stecknadel {f}, Nadel {f}
pin {n} (US: accessory attached with a pin)  :: Anstecker {m}
PIN {acronym} (personal identification number)  :: PIN-Code {f}, PIN-Nummer {f}, PIN {f}, persönliche Identifikationsnummer {f}, Geheimzahl {f}
pinacol {n} (chemistry)  :: Pinakol {n}
pinball {n} (game)  :: Flipper {m}, Flipperspiel {n}
pince-nez {n} (type of eyeglasses)  :: Zwicker {m}
pincers {n} (front claws)  :: Krebsschere {f}
pincers {n} (gripping tool)  :: Zange {f}, Monierzange {f}
pinch {v} (to squeeze a small amount of skin)  :: kneifen {n}, zwicken
pincushion {n} (device to receive sewing pins)  :: Nadelkissen {n}
Pindus {prop} (mountain range)  :: Pindos
pine {n} (tree of the genus Pinus)  :: Föhre {f}, Kiefer {f}
pine {v} (to long for sufferingly)  :: sich sehnen
pineal gland {n} (a small endocrine gland)  :: Zirbeldrüse {f}
pineapple {n} (fruit)  :: Ananas {f}
pineapple {n} (plant)  :: Ananas {f}
pine cone {n} (the seed-bearing cone of a pine tree)  :: Kiefernzapfen {m}
pinecone {n} (pine cone) SEE: pine cone  ::
pine marten {n} (Martes martes)  :: Baummarder {m}
pine nut {n} (edible seeds of evergreen pine)  :: Pinienkern {m}
pinenut {n} (edible seeds of evergreen pine)  :: Pinienkern {m}
pinery {n} (pinewood) SEE: pinewood  ::
pinesap {n} (Monotropa hypopitys)  :: Fichtenspargel {m}
pine tree {n} (pine) SEE: pine  ::
pine weevil {n} (weevils feeding on spruce seedlings)  :: Fichtenrüsselkäfer {m}
pinewood {n} (wood of the pine)  :: Kiefernholz {n}
pingo {n} (an ice-cored mound)  :: Pingo
ping pong {n} (table tennis) SEE: table tennis  ::
pink {adj} (colored/coloured between red and white)  :: pink, rosa
pink {n} (flower)  :: Nelke {f}
pink {n} (pale red colour)  :: Rosa {n}
pink dollar {n} (business generated by homosexuals) SEE: pink pound  ::
pinkie {n} (little finger) SEE: little finger  ::
pinkie {n} (little toe)  :: kleiner Zeh {m}
pink shrimp {n} (Pandalus borealis)  :: Eismeergarnele {f}
pink slime {n} (meat by-product)  :: rosa Schleim {m}
pinky {n} (baby mouse)  :: neugeborene Maus {f}
pinky {n} (little finger) SEE: little finger  ::
pinna {n} (outer ear)  :: Ohrmuschel {f}
pinnacle {n} ( highest point)  :: Gipfel {m}
pinnacle {n} (tall, sharp and craggy rock or mountain)  :: Felsnadel {f}, Felsturm {m}
PIN number {n} (PIN) SEE: PIN  ::
pinpoint {n} (point of a pin)  :: Nadelspitze {f}, Pinspitze {f}
pinprick {n}  :: Nadelstich {m}
pins and needles {n} (tingling felt in limb)  :: Ameisenlaufen {n}
pinscher {n} (dog breed)  :: Pinscher {m}
pinstripe {n} (fabric with thin stripes)  :: Nadelstreifenstoff {m}, Nadelstreifengewebe {n}
pinstripe {n} (suit made of such fabric)  :: Nadelstreifenanzug {m}
pinstripe {n} (thin stripe on fabric)  :: Nadelstreifen {m}
pint {n} (unit of volume for liquids)  :: Pint {n}
pinta {n} (pint) SEE: pint  ::
pinto {adj} (pied, mottled)  :: gefleckt
pinto {n} (horse with patchy coloration including white)  :: Scheck {m}, Schecke {m}, Schecke {f}
pin-up {n} (person)  :: Pin-up-Girl {n}
pin-up {n} (photograph)  :: Pin-up {n}
Pinyin {prop} (romanization of Mandarin Chinese)  :: Pinyin {n}
piñon {n} (pine nut) SEE: pine nut  ::
piñon {n} (piñon pine) SEE: piñon pine  ::
pion {n} (particle)  :: Pion {n}
pioneer {n} (member of a child organization in the soviet bloc)  :: Pionier {m}
pioneer {n} (one who goes before)  :: Pionier {m}, Wegbereiter {m}
pioneer {n} (soldier)  :: Pionier {m}
pious {adj} (of or pertaining to piety)  :: fromm
pip {n} (seed)  :: Zacken {m}
pipe {n} (hollow tube)  :: Rohr {n}
pipe {n} (musical instrument)  :: Flöte {f}
pipe {n} (organ pipe)  :: Orgelpfeife {f}
pipe {n}  :: Pfeife {f}
pipe {n} (smoking tool) SEE: tobacco pipe  ::
pipe bomb {n} (explosive device consisting of blasting powder encased in a metal pipe)  :: Rohrbombe {f}
pipe cleaner {n} (wire which is used to clean small crevices)  :: Pfeifenreiniger {m}
pipe dream {n} (near impossibility)  :: Luftschloss {n} [air castle], Schnapsidee {n} [booze idea]
pipeline {n} (a conduit made of pipes used to convey water, gas or petroleum etc)  :: Pipeline {f}, Rohrleitung {f}
piper {n} (baby pigeon) SEE: squab  ::
piper {n} (bagpiper) SEE: bagpiper  ::
pipes of Pan {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
pipette {n} (small glass tube used for transferring liquid)  :: Pipette {f}
pipette {v} (to transfer or measure the volume of a liquid using a pipet)  :: pipettieren
piquancy {n} (degree to which something is piquant)  :: Pikanterie {f}
piquant {adj} (Favorably stimulating to the palate)  :: pikant
pique {v} (to wound the pride of)  :: pikieren
piquet {n} (a game of cards)  :: Piquet {n}, Pikett {n}
piracy {n} (robbery at sea)  :: Piraterie {f}, Seeräuberei {f}
piracy {n} (unauthorized duplication)  :: Raubkopieren {n}; Raubkopie {f}, Raubdruck {m} [pirated edition]
Piraeus {prop} (city)  :: Piräus
piranha {n} (South American fish)  :: Piranha {m}
pirate {n} (one who plunders at sea)  :: Pirat {m}, Seeräuber {m}, Korsar {m}
pirate {n} (one who reproduces copyrighted works for distribution)  :: Pirat {m}, Raubkopierer {m}
pirate radio {n} (radio station without the necessary license)  :: Piratensender {m}
pirate ship {n} (ship manned by pirates)  :: Piratenschiff {n}
pirouette {n}  :: Pirouette {f}
pirouette {n} (whirling or turning on the toes)  :: Pirouette {f}
pirozhki {n} (small pastries)  :: Piroschki {n}
pirozhok {n} (pirozhki) SEE: pirozhki  ::
piscatory ring {n} (ring worn by popes)  :: Fischerring {m}
Pisces {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Fische {m-p}
Pisces {prop} (constellation)  :: Fische {m-p}
Piscis Austrinus {prop} (constellation)  :: Südlicher Fisch {m}
pismire {n} (ant) SEE: ant  ::
piss {n} (urine)  :: Pisse {f}
piss {v} ((vulgar) to urinate)  :: Wasser lassen, pinkeln, [vulgar] pissen, [vulgar] strullen
pissed {adj} (Annoyed, angry)  :: angepisst, sauer, wütend
pissed {adj} (Drunk)  :: betrunken, besoffen, blau
pissed as a newt {adj} (drunk to the point of incapacity; inebriated)  :: voll wie eine Haubitze
pissed off {adj} (annoyed, upset, angry)  :: sickig , angepissed
pisser {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
pisser {n} (toilet (vulgar)) SEE: shitter  ::
piss off {interj} (to leave, to go away)  :: sich verpissen
piss-warm {adj} (lukewarm)  :: pisswarm
pistachio {n} (fruit)  :: Pistazie {f}
pistachio {n} (tree)  :: Pistazienbaum {m}
piste {n} ((fencing) the field of play of a fencing match)  :: Planche {f}
piste {n} ((skiing) a downhill trail)  :: Piste {f}
pistil {n} (a discrete unit in the center of a flower which receives the pollen and produces a fruit)  :: Stempel {m}
pistol {n} (handgun)  :: Pistole {f}, Faustfeuerwaffe {f}
pistol {n} (jokester) SEE: jokester  ::
piston {n} (solid disk or cylinder that fits inside a hollow cylinder)  :: Kolben {m}
piston {n} (valve of brass instruments)  :: Pumpventil {n}, Perinetventil {n}
piston engine {n} (engines having cylinders containing reciprocating pistons)  :: Kolbenmaschinen, Kolbenmotor {m}
pit {n} (area at a motor racetrack used for refueling and repairing the vehicles during a race)  :: Box {f}
pit {n} (hole in the ground)  :: Grube {f}, Loch {n}
pit {n} (mine) SEE: mine  ::
pit {n} (seed or stone inside a fruit)  :: Same, Kern, Stein
pit {n} (the stone of a drupaceous fruit)  :: Kern {m}, Stein
pit {n} (trading pit) SEE: trading pit  ::
pita {n} (bread pouch used for making sandwiches)  :: Pita {f}
pitaya {n} (fruit)  :: Drachenfrucht {f}, Pitahaya {f}, Pitaya {f}
Pitcairn Islands {prop} (British territory)  :: Pitcairninseln {f-p}
pitch {n} (dark, extremely viscous material made by distilling tar)  :: Pech {n}
pitch {n} (distance between evenly spaced objects)  :: Teilung {f}, Abstand {m}
pitch {n} (effort to sell or promote something)  :: Verkaufsgespräch {n}
pitch {n} (level or degree)  :: Grad
pitch {n} (sticky, gummy substance secreted by trees)  :: Harz {n}
pitch {n} (the act of pitching a baseball)  :: Wurf {m}
pitch {n} (the angle at which an object sits)  :: Neigung {f}, Steigung {f}
pitch {n} (the field on which cricket, soccer, rugby or field hockey is played)  :: Sportplatz {m}
pitch {n} (the perceived frequency of a sound or note)  :: Tonhöhe {f}, Tonlage {f}
pitch {v} (baseball: to throw the ball toward home plate)  :: werfen
pitch {v} (to assemble or erect (a tent))  :: aufschlagen
pitch {v} (to move so that the front of the craft goes alternatively up and down)  :: stampfen (of ships); neigen (of aircraft)
pitch {v} (to play baseball in the position of pitcher)  :: stampfen
pitch {v} (to promote, advertise, or attempt to sell)  :: werben, bewerben
pitch {v} (to throw away; discard)  :: wegwerfen
pitch {v} (to throw)  :: werfen
pitch-black {adj} (of the blackest black)  :: pechschwarz, stockdunkel, stockfinster
pitchblende {n} (a type of uraninite)  :: Pechblende {f}
pitch-dark {adj} (absolutely dark or black; as dark as pitch)  :: stockdunkel, stockfinster
pitcher {n} (A wide-mouthed, deep vessel for holding liquids)  :: Krug {m}
pitcher {n} (the player who throws the ball to the batter)  :: Pitcher {m}, Werfer {m}
pitcher plant {n} (plant of the genus Darlingtonia)  :: Kobralilie {f}
pitcher plant {n} (plant of the genus Nepenthes)  :: Kannenpflanze {f}
pitcher plant {n} (plant of the genus Sarracenia)  :: Schlauchpflanze {f}
pitchfork {n} (farm tool with tines)  :: Heugabel {f}, Mistgabel {f}
pitfall {n} (potential problem, hazard, or danger)  :: Fallstrick {m}
pith {n} (soft spongy substance in the center of the stems of many plants and trees)  :: Mark {n}
pitiable {adj} (that deserves, evokes or can be given pity)  :: bedauerlich, bedauernswert, erbärmlich, kläglich, erbarmenswert
pitiful {adj} (so appalling or sad that one feels or should feel sorry for it; eliciting pity)  :: erbärmlich, kläglich, jämmerlich
Pitjantjatjara {prop} (the aboriginal language mainly spoken in central Australia)  :: Pitjantjatjara {n}
pit stop {n} (stop made during an automobile race at the pit to refuel)  :: Boxenstopp {m}
pittance {n} (a small amount)  :: Almosen {p}
pittance {n} (meagre allowance of money or wages)  :: Hungerlohn {m}
pitter {n} (Device)  :: Entsteiner
pitting corrosion {n} (form of extremely localized corrosion)  :: Lochfraßkorrosion {f}, Lochfraß {m}
pituitary {n} (pituitary gland)  :: Hypophyse {f}
pituitary gland {n} (endocrine gland)  :: Hypophyse {f}
pity {interj} (what a pity) SEE: what a pity  ::
pity {n} (feeling of sympathy)  :: Mitleid {n}
pity {n} (something regrettable)  :: schade
pity {v} (to feel pity for someone or something)  :: bemitleiden, Mitleid haben
pivot {n} (pivot is that on which something turns)  :: Drehpunkt {m}, Angelpunkt {m}
pivot {n}  :: Punkt {m}, Drehpunkt {m}, Zapfen {m}, Drehzapfen {m}, Angel {m} {f}, Türangel {m} {f}
pivot {v} (to turn on an exact spot)  :: sich drehen
pivotal {adj} (being of crucial importance; central, key)  :: entscheidend, ausschlaggebend, Dreh-, Zapfen-, Angel-, Zentral-, Schlüssel-, Kardinal-
pixel {n} (one of the tiny dots that make up the representation of an image in a computer's memory)  :: Pixel {n}, Bildpunkt {m}, Bildelement {n}
pixelated {adj} (of an image, having pixels that are large enough to be individually visible from a normal viewing distance)  :: verpixelt
pixellated {adj} (pixelated) SEE: pixelated  ::
pixie {n} (playful sprite or elflike or fairy-like creature)  :: Kobold
pizza {n} (a single instance of that dish)  :: Pizza {f}
pizza {n} (baked Italian dish)  :: Pizza {f}
pizzeria {n} (outlet that primarily sells pizza)  :: Pizzeria {f}
pizzle {n} (baton made from the penis of an ox, once used to beat men and animals)  :: Ochsenziemer
PKK {abbr} (Kurdistan Workers Party)  :: PKK
placard {n} (a sheet of paper or cardboard)  :: Plakat {n}
placarder {n} (person who puts up placards)  :: Plakateur {m}, Plakatierer {m}, Plakatiererin {f}
placate {v} (to calm)  :: beschwichtigen, besänftigen
place {n} (informal: house or home)  :: Bude {f}
place {n} (location, position)  :: Platz {m}, Ort {m}, Stelle {f}, Position {f}
place {n} (open space, courtyard, market square)  :: Platz {m}
place {n}  :: Platz {m}, Stehplatz {m}, Schlafplatz {m}, Quartier {n}, for vehicles: Standplatz {m}
place {n} (somewhere to sit)  :: Platz {m}, Sitzplatz {m}, Sitz {m}
place {v} (to put in a specific location)  :: stellen, [or platzieren] plazieren, einordnen
placebo {n} (a dummy medicine containing no active ingredients; an inert treatment)  :: Placebo {n}, Plazebo {n}
placebo effect {n} (tendency for a substance to exhibit results due to belief of the recipient)  :: Placeboeffekt {m}
placeholder {n} (that which holds, denotes or reserves a place for something to come later)  :: Platzhalter {m}
place mat {n} (protective table mat)  :: Set {n}
placement {n} (the act of placing or putting in place)  :: Platzierung {f}
placename {n} (the name of a place)  :: Ortsname {m}
placenta {n} (anatomy: placenta)  :: Plazenta {f}
place of decimals {n} (position of digit to the right of the decimal point) SEE: decimal place  ::
placid {adj} (calm and quiet; peaceful)  :: ruhig, friedlich, sanft
plagiarism {n} (act of plagiarizing or something plagiarized)  :: Plagiat {n}
plagiarism {n} (copying of someone's ideas)  :: Plagiat {n}
plagiarize {v} (use, and pass off as one's own, someone else's writing/speech)  :: plagiieren
plagioclase {n} (group of feldspar minerals)  :: Plagioklas
plague {n} (an epidemic or pandemic caused by any pestilence)  :: Plage {f}
plague {n}  :: Pest, Plage
plague {n} (specific disease "the Plague")  :: Pest {f}
plague {n} (widespread affliction, calamity)  :: Plage {f}
plaice {n}  :: Scholle {f}
plain {adj} (ordinary; lacking adornment or ornamentation)  :: schlicht
plain {adj} (unseasoned)  :: Natur-
plain {n} (an expanse of land with relatively low relief)  :: Ebene {f}
Plain of Jars {prop} (plateau in Laos)  :: Ebene der Tonkrüge {f}
plain text {n} (unencrypted text) SEE: cleartext  ::
plaintiff {n} (party bringing a suit in civil law against a defendant)  :: Kläger {m}
plain-winged antshrike {n} (bird)  :: Schiefergrauer Ameisenwürger {m}
plait {n} (braid)  :: Zopf {m}
plait {v} (to double in narrow folds) SEE: pleat  ::
plait {v} (to interweave)  :: flechten
plan {n} (2-dimensional drawing from above)  :: Plan {m}
plan {n}  :: Grundriss {m} (1, of buildings), Schema {n} , Plan {m}
plan {n} (set of intended actions)  :: Plan {m}
plan {n} (technical drawing)  :: Plan {m}
plan {v} (to create a plan for)  :: planen
plan {v} (to design)  :: anlegen, planen
plan {v} (to intend)  :: planen, vorhaben
Planalto slaty antshrike {n} (bird)  :: Planalto-Tropfenameisenwürger {m}
plan B {n} (alternative solution)  :: Plan B {m}
Planck's constant {n} (constant)  :: Plancksches Wirkungsquantum {n}
Planck unit {n} (physics)  :: Planck-Einheit {f}
plane {adj} (of a surface: flat or level.)  :: eben
plane {n} (airplane)  :: Flugzeug {n}, [colloquial] Flieger {m}
plane {n} (a tool)  :: Hobel {m}
plane {n} (deciduous tree)  :: Platane {f}
plane {n} (level of existence)  :: Ebene {f}
plane {n} (math: flat surface extending infinitely in all directions)  :: Ebene {f}
plane {v} (to glide)  :: gleiten
plane {v} (to smooth with a plane)  :: hobeln
planer {n} (woodworking tool)  :: Hobel {m}, [large] Raubank {f}
planet {n} (each of the seven major bodies which move relative to the fixed stars in the night sky)  :: Planet {m}, Wandelstern {m} [old]
planet {n} (rocky or gaseous spherical bodies orbiting the Sun)  :: Planet {m}
planet {n} (similar body in orbit around a star)  :: Planet {m}
planetarium {n} (museum which displays images of space)  :: Planetarium {n}
planetary nebula {n} (nebulosity)  :: planetarischer Nebel {m}
planetary science {n} (branch of astronomy)  :: Planetologie {f}
planetary system {n} (a group of various non-stellar objects orbiting a star or star system)  :: Planetensystem {n}
planetoid {n} (any of several larger astral bodies)  :: Planetoid {m}
planetology {n} (the study of planets)  :: Planetologie {f}
planetree {n} (plane) SEE: id=deciduous tree  ::
planetree {n} (sycamore) SEE: sycamore  ::
Planet X {prop} (hypothetical planet)  :: Transpluto {m}, Planet X {m}
planimeter {n} (measuring device)  :: Planimeter {n}
plank {n} (long, broad and thick piece of timber)  :: Planke {f}
plank {n} (political issue)  :: Schwerpunkt {m}
planktology {n} (study of plankton)  :: Planktologie {f}
plankton {n} (generic term for all the organisms that float in the sea)  :: Plankton {n}
planned obsolescence {n} (policy of deliberately planning or designing a product with a limited useful life)  :: Geplante Obsoleszenz {f}
planning {n} (action of the verb to plan)  :: Planen {n}
planning {n} (act of formulating of a course of action)  :: Planung {f}
planning {n} (act of making contingency plans)  :: Planung {f}
plant {n} (a small or herbaceous organism, rather than a tree)  :: Pflanze {f}
plant {n} (factory) SEE: factory  ::
plant {n} (organism capable of photosynthesis)  :: Pflanze {f}
plant {n} (snooker shot)  :: Kombination {f}
plant {v} (place in soil or other substrate in order that it may live and grow)  :: pflanzen
plant {v} (to place (an object, or sometimes a person), often with the implication of intending deceit)  :: platzieren
plantain {n} (fruit)  :: Kochbanane {f}, Gemüsebanane {f}, Mehlbanane {f}, Pisangfeige {f}
plantain {n} (small plant)  :: Wegerich {m}
plantar fascia {n} (the thick connective tissue which supports the arch of the foot)  :: Aponeurosis plantaris
plantar fasciitis {n} (painful inflammation of the plantar fascia)  :: Fersensporn {m}, Fasciitis plantaris {f}
plantation {n} (large farm)  :: Plantage {f}
plantigrade {n} (an animal that walks with the entire sole of the foot)  :: Fersengänger {m}, Sohlengänger {m}
plaque {n} (accumulation of bacteria on teeth)  :: Zahnbelag {m}, Plaque {f}
plaque {n} (flat, thin piece of metal or other material)  :: Plakette {f}
plash {v} (to splash)  :: platschen
plasma {n} (component of blood)  :: Plasma {n}
plasma {n} (high energy state of matter)  :: Plasma {n}
plasma accelerator {n} (particle accelerator)  :: Kielfeld-Beschleuniger {m}
plasma membrane {n} (cell membrane) SEE: cell membrane  ::
plasmid {n} (loop of double-stranded DNA that is separate from the chromosomes)  :: Plasmid {n}
plasmogamy {n}  :: Plasmogamie {f}
plasmonic {adj} (of or pertaining to plasmons)  :: plasmonisch
plaster {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid and sticking plaster  ::
plaster {n} (cast)  :: Gips {m}, Gipsverband {m}
plaster {n} (healing paste)  :: Salbe {f}
plaster {n} (mixture for coating)  :: Putz {m}, Stuck {m}, Gips {m}
plaster {n} (plaster of Paris) SEE: plaster of Paris  ::
plasterer {n} (a person who plasters walls)  :: Stuckateur {m}, Gipser {m}
plaster of Paris {n} (hemihydrate of calcium sulfate)  :: Stuckgips {m}
plastic {adj} (Capable of adapting to varying conditions)  :: plastisch
plastic {adj} (Constructed of plastic)  :: Plastik- [in compound words]
plastic {adj} (Of or pertaining to the inelastic, non-brittle, deformation of a material)  :: plastisch
plastic {n} (any similar synthetic material)  :: Plastik {n}
plastic {n} (a stiff but usually slightly flexible synthetic material)  :: Plastik {n}, Kunststoff {f}
plastic {n} (credit cards or debit cards)  :: Plastikgeld {n}
plastic bag {n} (type of packaging)  :: Plastikbeutel {m}, Plastiktüte {f}
plasticine {n} (modeling clay)  :: Knete {f}, Knetmasse {f}
plasticity {n}  :: Drehfähigkeit {f}, Fließbarkeit {f}, Formbarkeit {f}, Plastizität {f}, Verformbarkeit {f}
plasticizer {n} (substance added for pliability in plastics)  :: Weichmacher {m}
plastic surgery {n} (surgery involving the transfer of tissue)  :: plastische Chirurgie {f}
plate {n} (a course at a meal)  :: Gang {m}
plate {n} (a flat metallic object)  :: Platte {f}
plate {n} ((baseball) home plate) SEE: home plate  ::
plate {n} (dish from which food is served or eaten)  :: Teller {m}
plate {n} ((geology) tectonic plate) SEE: tectonic plate  ::
plate {n} ((printing) engraved surface used to transfer an image to paper)  :: Druckstock {m}
plate {n} (vehicle license)  :: Nummernschild {n}, Kennzeichen {n}
plate {v} (to cover the surface material of an object with a thin coat of another material)  :: überziehen
plateau {n} (level expansion)  :: Hochebene {f}, Plateau {n}
plateau {n} (stable level)  :: Plateau {n}
platelet {n} (particle found in the blood of mammals)  :: Thrombozyt {m}
plate tectonics {n} (large-scale movement of tectonic plates)  :: Plattentektonik {f}
platform {n} (A raised stage from which speeches are made and on which performances are made)  :: Plattform {f}, Podest {n}
platform {n} ((computing) A particular type of operating system or environment)  :: Plattform {f}
platform {n} ((travel) A raised structure for passengers)  :: Bahnsteig {m}
platinum {n} (metal)  :: Platin {n}
platitude {n} (often-quoted saying)  :: Plattitüde {f}
platitude {n} (triteness)  :: Plattitüde {f}
Plato {prop} (Greek philosopher)  :: Platon {m}
platometer {n} (planimeter) SEE: planimeter  ::
platonic {adj} (not sexual in nature)  :: platonisch
platonic love {n} (intimate but non-sexual affection)  :: platonische Liebe {f}
Platonic solid {n} (Any one of five polyhedra)  :: platonischer Körper {m}
platoon {n} (unit of 30-40 soldiers)  :: Zug {m}, Kolonne {f}
platter {n} (a tray for serving food)  :: Teller {m}, Servierplatte {f}, Servierteller {m}, Tablett {n}
platypus {n} (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)  :: Schnabeltier {n}
platypussary {n} (platypusary) SEE: platypusary  ::
plausible {adj} (likely, acceptable)  :: plausibel, glaubhaft
plausible deniability {n} (organization of a clandestine operation)  :: glaubhafte Abstreitbarkeit {f}, glaubhafte Bestreitbarkeit {f}
Plautdietsch {prop} (variety of Low German, see also: Mennonite Low German)  :: Plautdietsch {n}
play {n} (area of free movement for a part of a mechanism)  :: Spiel {n}
play {n} (playful activity)  :: Spiel {n}
play {n} (theatrical performance)  :: Schauspiel {n}
play {v} (act in a manner such that one has fun)  :: spielen
play {v} (act in a performance)  :: spielen
play {v} (participate in (a sport or game))  :: spielen
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (intransitive sense, not affecting a noun))  :: spielen
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (transitive sense), affecting a noun)  :: spielen
play {v} (use a device to hear (a recording))  :: abspielen, spielen
playback {n} (replaying of recorded sound or moving images)  :: Playback {n}, Wiedergabe {f}
playboy {n} (unemployed man who devotes himself to pleasure)  :: Playboy {m}
Playboy {prop} (the adult magazine)  :: Playboy {m}
play dead {v} (to act as though defeated)  :: sich tot stellen
play down {v} (make something seem less important)  :: herunterspielen, kleinreden
player {n}  :: Spieler {m}
player {n} (who plays any game)  :: Spieler {m}
playful {adj} (liking or prone to play)  :: verspielt
playful {adj}  :: verspielt
play gooseberry {phrase} (to serve as a chaperon)  :: den Anstandswauwau spielen
playground {n} (large open space to play on, usually for children)  :: Spielwiese {f}, Spielplatz {m}
playground {n} (open-air space on a school campus where the children can play)  :: Schulhof {m}
playground {n} (small area for children)  :: Spielplatz {m}
playground {n} (space to do what one pleases)  :: Spielwiese {f}
play hookey {v} (To be absent without permission)  :: schwänzen
play hooky {v} (to stay away from school, work, etc. without suitable permission or excuse)  :: schwänzen, blaumachen
play house {n} (toy house for children to play in) SEE: Wendy house  ::
play house {n} (toy house for dolls) SEE: doll's house  ::
playhouse {n} (toy house for children to play in) SEE: Wendy house  ::
playhouse {n} (venue for performing plays) SEE: theater  ::
playing card {n} (one of usually 52 rectangular pieces of card)  :: Spielkarte {f}, Karte {f}
play it safe {v} (take a cautious, risk-free approach)  :: auf Nummer sicher gehen
playlist {n} (computing)  :: Playlist {n}
playlist {n} (record)  :: Wiedergabeliste {f}, Playlist {n}
playmate {n} (Companion to play with)  :: Spielgefährte {m}, Spielkamerad {m}
playmate {n} (woman who has appeared in Playboy magazine)  :: Playmate {n}
play money {n} (obviously fake currency)  :: Spielgeld {n}
playpen {n} (space for children to play)  :: Laufgitter {n}
play possum {v} (to pretend to be dead)  :: sich tot stellen
PlayStation {n} (series of video game consoles)  :: PlayStation {f}
plaything {n} (something intended for playing with)  :: Spielball {m}
play truant {v} (to be absent from school without permission)  :: die Schule schwänzen
play with fire {v} (put oneself in a precarious situation)  :: mit dem Feuer spielen
playwright {n} (writer of plays for the theatre)  :: Bühnenautor {m}, Bühnenautorin {f}, Dramatiker {m}, Dramatikerin {f}
playwriter {n} (playwright) SEE: playwright  ::
plaza {n} (a towns' public square)  :: Platz {m}
plea {n} (appeal, petition, entreaty)  :: Ersuchen {n}, Flehen {n}, Bitte {f}, Appell {m}
plea {n} (excuse)  :: Entschuldigung {f}, Verteidigung {f}
plea {n} (law: defendant's answer to plaintiff’s declaration)  :: Plädoyer {n}
plea {n}  :: Plädoyer {n}
plea {n} (that which is presented in defense or justification)  :: Plädoyer {n}
plead {v} (to beg)  :: (dringend) bitten, anflehen, beschwören
plead {v} (to present an argument)  :: plädieren
pleasant {adj} (giving pleasure; pleasing in manner)  :: angenehm
please {adv} (affirmative to an offer)  :: bitte, gerne
please {adv} (expression of annoyance or impatience)  :: bitte
please {adv} (interjection to make a polite request)  :: bitte
please {v} (to make happy or satisfy)  :: gefallen, rechtmachen
pleased {adj} (happy, content)  :: froh, zufrieden
pleased to meet you {phrase} (polite formula used when the speaker is introduced to somebody)  :: es freut mich, Sie kennenzulernen, angenehm,
please repeat after me {phrase} (phrase)  :: sprechen Sie mir bitte nach
please say that again {phrase} (please say that again)  :: bitte sagen Sie es noch einmal, [informal, singular] bitte sage es noch einmal
please sit down {phrase} (please sit down)  :: [formal] setzen Sie sich, [plural informal] setzt euch, [informal] setz dich
please speak more slowly {phrase} (please speak more slowly)  :: sprechen Sie bitte langsamer
please turn left {phrase} (please turn left)  :: bitte biegen Sie links ab
please turn right {phrase} (please turn right)  :: bitte biegen Sie rechts ab
pleasing {adj} (giving pleasure)  :: angenehm
pleasure {n} (a state of being pleased)  :: Vergnügen {n}
pleasure {n} (one's preference)  :: Vergnügen bereiten (being pleased)
pleasure {n} (person or thing that causes enjoyment)  :: Freude {f}, Spaß {m}
pleat {n} (fold in a fabric of a garment)  :: Falte {f}
pleat {n} (plait) SEE: plait  ::
pleat {v} (To form pleats in a piece of fabric or garment)  :: plissieren
plebeian {n} (one of the common people in ancient Rome)  :: Plebejer {m}
plebiscite {n} (A referendum, especially one that concerns changes in sovereignty)  :: Plebiszit {n}, Volksabstimmung {f}
plectrum {n} ((music) small piece of plastic, metal, ivory, etc for plucking the strings)  :: Plektrum {n}
pledge {n} (solemn promise)  :: Pfand {n}
pledge {v} (to deposit something as a security; to pawn)  :: verpfänden
pledge {v} (to make a solemn promise)  :: zusichern, versprechen
Pleiades {prop} (astronomy)  :: Plejaden {f-p}
Pleiades {prop} (Greek mythology)  :: Plejaden
plenary {adj} (fully attended)  :: Plenar-
plenary session {n} (plenary session)  :: Plenarsitzung {f}
plenipotentiary {adj} (invested with full power)  :: bevollmächtigt
plenipotentiary {n} (person invested with supreme authority)  :: Bevollmächtigter {m}
plentiful {adj} (existing in large number)  :: massenhaft, reichlich
plenty {adj} (plentiful) SEE: plentiful  ::
plenty {n} (a more than adequate amount)  :: Fülle {f}, Überfluss {m}
pleonasm {n} (redundancy in wording)  :: Pleonasmus {m}
pleroma {n} (the region of light above the world)  :: Pleroma {n}
plethora {n} (excess, abundance)  :: Fülle {f}, Übermaß {n}
pleural cavity {n} (body cavity)  :: Pleurahöhle, Pleuraspalt
pleurisy {n} (inflammation of lung pleura)  :: Brustfellentzündung {f}
pliable {adj} (easily bent or formed)  :: biegsam
Pliensbachian {n} (a subdivision of the Jurassic period)  :: Pliensbachium
pliers {n} (gripping tool which multiplies the strength of the user's hand)  :: Zange {f}
Plimsoll mark {n} (mark on the hull of a ship)  :: Plimsoll-Marke
plinth {n} (base for column, pedestal or statue)  :: Sockel {m}
Pliny {prop} (Roman praenomen)  :: Plinius
PLL {initialism} (Phase locked loop)  :: Phasenregelkreis, phasengekoppelter Regelkreis.
plosive {n} (consonant)  :: Plosiv {m}
plot {n} (course of a story)  :: Handlung {f}
plot {n} (secret plan to achieve an end)  :: Komplott {n}
plot {v} (to trace out a graph or diagram)  :: plotten
plot {v} (transitive: to conceive)  :: planen, ausarbeiten, entwerfen
plot twist {n} (a change in the direction or expected outcome of the plot)  :: Plottorsion
plough {n} (device pulled through the ground in order to break it upon into furrows for planting)  :: Pflug {m}
plough {v} (to use a plough on to prepare for planting)  :: pflügen
plough {v} (to use a plough)  :: pflügen
plough {v} (vulgar: to have sex with)  :: ficken
Plough {prop} (Big Dipper) SEE: Big Dipper  ::
Plovdiv {prop} (city)  :: Plowdiw {n}
plover {n} (wading bird of the family Charadriidae)  :: Regenpfeifer {m}
plow {n} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
plow {v} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
plower {n} (one who plows)  :: Pflüger {m}, Pflügerin {f}
plowman {n} (male plower)  :: Pflüger {m}, Egger {m}
plowshare {n} (The cutting edge of a plow, typically a metal blade.)  :: Pflug {m}, Pflugeisen {n}, Pflugschar {f}
plowwoman {n} (female plower)  :: Pflügerin {f}
ploy {n} (strategy, tactic)  :: Trick {m}, List {f}, Masche {f}
pluck {v} (music: to gently play a single string)  :: zupfen, schlagen
pluck {v} (to pull something sharply; to pull something out)  :: pflücken, abrupfen
pluck {v} (to remove feathers from a bird)  :: rupfen, ausrrupfen
plucky {adj} (having or showing pluck)  :: beherzt, tapfer
plug {n} (electric connecting device)  :: Stecker {m}
plug {n} (hole filler)  :: Stöpsel {m}
plug in {v} (connect an electrical device)  :: einstecken
plug-in {n} (computer program addon)  :: Plug-in {n}, Plugin {n}
plum {n} (a desirable thing)  :: Leckerbissen {m}
plum {n} (raisin) SEE: raisin  ::
plum {n} (the fruit)  :: Pflaume {f}, Zwetschge {f}
plum {n} (the tree)  :: Pflaumenbaum {m}
plumage {n} (feathers)  :: Gefieder {n}, Vogelgefieder {n}, Federkleid {n}, Federschmuck {m}
plumber {n} (one who fits, etc, pipes for water, gas or drainage)  :: Klempner {m}, Klempnerin {f}
plumber {n} (one who works in lead)  :: Bleiarbeiter, Bleiarbeiterin {f}
plumber's helper {n} (plunger) SEE: plunger  ::
plumber's snake {n} (flexible rotating tool used to unclog a pipe)  :: Rohrreinigungsspirale
plumbery {n} (business of a plumber) SEE: plumbing  ::
plumbiferous {adj} (producing or containing lead)  :: bleihaltig
plumbing {n} (informal: system of vessels or ducts in the human body, especially the genitourinary system)  :: Gedärm {n}, Unterleib {m}
plumbing {n}  :: Klempnerarbeit {f}
plumbing {n} (pipes, etc, of a water/gas/sewage system in a building)  :: Verrohrung {f}, Rohrleitung {f}
plumbing {n} (trade or occupation of a plumber)  :: Klempnerei {f}, Klempnerarbeit {f}
plumbism {n} (lead poisoning)  :: Bleivergiftung {f}
plumb line {n} (cord with a weight attached)  :: Lot {n}, Senkblei {n}
plumed thistle {n} (spear thistle) SEE: spear thistle  ::
plummet {n} (lead on a line)  :: Lot {m}
plummet {v} (to drop swiftly, in a direct manner; to fall quickly)  :: stürzen
plump {adj} (Having a full and rounded shape, chubby)  :: mollig, pummelig
plum tree {n} (tree that bears plums) SEE: plum  ::
plunder {n} (instance of plundering)  :: Plünderung {f}
plunder {n} (loot attained by plundering)  :: Beute {f}, Raubgut {n}
plunder {v} (to commit robbery or looting (intransitive))  :: plündern
plunder {v} (to take all the goods of, by force (as in war) (transitive))  :: ausplündern, plündern
plunder {v} (to take by force or wrongfully)  :: plündern
plunder {v} (to use or use up wrongfully)  :: ausbeuten, ausplündern
plunge {n} (The act of thrusting into or submerging; a dive, leap, rush, or pitch into, or as into, water; as, to take the water with a plunge)  :: Eintauchen {n}
plunge {v} (to thrust into water, or into any substance that is penetrable; to immerse)  :: eintauchen
plunger {n} (device for removing blockages by suction)  :: Saugglocke {f}
pluperfect {n} (tense)  :: Plusquamperfekt {n}
pluperfect tense {n} (tense)  :: Plusquamperfekt {n}
plural {adj} (more than one)  :: Plural-, pluralisch, plural, mehrfach, Mehrzahl-
plural {n} (word in plural form)  :: Plural {m}, Mehrzahl {f}
plurale tantum {n} (a noun without a singular form)  :: Pluraletantum {n}
pluralism {n} (social system based on mutual respect for each other's cultures among various groups)  :: Pluralismus {m}
pluralistic {adj} (characteristic of pluralism)  :: pluralistisch
plus {adj} (being positive rather than negative or zero)  :: positiv
plus {adj}  :: Plus
plus {conj} (arithmetic: sum)  :: plus
plus {n} (plus sign) SEE: plus sign  ::
plush {n} (A textile fabric)  :: Plüsch {m}
plush toy {n} (child's toy filled with soft material)  :: Plüschtier {n}
plus sign {n} (mathematical symbol)  :: Pluszeichen {n}
Plutarch {prop} (Greek historian)  :: Plutarch
Pluto {prop} (god)  :: Pluto {m}
Pluto {prop} (Kuiper belt object - a dwarf planet)  :: Pluto {m}
plutocracy {n} (government by the wealthy)  :: Plutokratie {f}
plutocrat {n} (someone who rules by virtue of his or her wealth)  :: Plutokrat {m}, Plutokratin {f}
plutonic {adj} (of rock that cooled and hardened below the surface of the Earth)  :: plutonisch
plutonium {n} (chemical element)  :: Plutonium {n}
plywood {n} (construction material)  :: Sperrholz {n}
p.m. {abbr} (after noon)  :: nachmittags, am Nachmittag
pneumatic {adj} (powered by, or filled with compressed air)  :: pneumatisch
pneumatic {adj} (spiritual: of or relating to the pneuma)  :: pneumatisch
pneumatic drill {n}  :: Pressluftbohrer {m}
pneumatics {n} (branch of mechanics)  :: Pneumatik {f}
pneumatics {n} (scientific study or knowledge)  :: Pneumatik {f}, Pneumatologie {f}
pneumatological {adj} (pertaining to pneumatology)  :: pneumatologisch
pneumoconiosis {n} (disease of the lungs)  :: Pneumokoniose
pneumology {n} (the study of the respiratory system and organs)  :: Pneumologie {f}
pneumonia {n} (inflammation of the lungs)  :: Lungenentzündung {f}; Pneumonie {f} [scientific]
pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis {n} (disease of the lungs)  :: Quarzstaublunge {f}, Quarzstaublungenkrankheit {f}, Silikose {f}
pneumothorax {n} (presence of air inside the pleural cavity)  :: Pneumothorax {m}
poach {v} (cook in simmering water)  :: pochieren
poach {v} (to cause an employee or customer to switch)  :: abwerben
poach {v} (to take game or fish illegally)  :: wildern
poached egg {n} (egg)  :: pochiertes Ei {n}, verlorenes Ei {n}
poacher {n} (a person who trespasses in order to take game illegally)  :: Wilderer {m}, Wilddieb {m}, Freischütz {m}
poaching {n} (trespassing in search of game)  :: Wilderei {f}, Wildern {n}, Wilddieberei {f}, Wilddiebstahl {m}, Jagdfrevel {m}, Wildfrevel {m}, Jagdvergehen {n}
PO box {n} (box hired as a collection point for mail) SEE: post-office box  ::
pocket {n} (bag stitched to an item of clothing)  :: Tasche {f}
pocketbook {n} (small book)  :: Taschenbuch
pocket flask {n} (pocket-size container for alcoholic beverages) SEE: hip flask  ::
pocket gopher {n} (rodent of the family Geomyidae)  :: Taschenratte {f}
pocketknife {n} (small knife whose blades or tools can fold in its handle)  :: Taschenmesser {n}, Klappmesser {n}
pocket money {n} (money given to a child)  :: Taschengeld {n}
pocket watch {n} (watch)  :: Taschenuhr {f}
pockmark {n} (mark or scar)  :: Pockennarbe {f}
pod {n} (group of whales etc.)  :: Schule {f}, Herde {f}
pod {n} (seed case)  :: Schote {f}, Hülse {f}
pod {v} (To remove peas from their case)  :: enthülsen, auslösen, pu­len
podcast {n} (podcast)  :: Podcast {m}, Audio-Internetsendung {f}
Podgorica {prop} (capital city of Montenegro)  :: Podgorica {n}
podiatrist {n} (specialist in foot care)  :: Fußspezialist {m}, Fußspezialistin {f}, Podologe {m}, Podologin {f}, Fußpfleger {m}, Fußpflegerin {f}
podiatry {n} (podiatry, care of the feet)  :: Podologie {f}, Podiatrie {f}, Fußorthopädie {f}, Fußpflege {f}
podium {n} (platform)  :: Podium {n}, Podien {p}
poem {n} (literary piece written in verse)  :: Gedicht {n}
poem {n} (piece of poetic writing)  :: Gedicht {n}
poem {n} (piece of writing in the tradition of poetry)  :: Dichtung {f}
poet {n} (person who writes poems)  :: Poet {m}, Poetin {f}, Dichter {m}, Dichterin {f}
poetess {n} (female poet)  :: Dichterin {f}, Poetin {f}
poetic {adj} (characteristic of poets)  :: poetisch, dichterisch
poetic {adj} (relating to poetry)  :: poetisch
poetics {n} (the theory of poetry)  :: Poetik {f}
poetry {n} (class of literature)  :: Poesie {f}, Dichtkunst {f}
poetry {n}  :: Poesie, Dichtung, Dichtkunst
pogo stick {n} (toy used for hopping)  :: Springstock {m}
pogrom {n} (riot)  :: Pogrom {m} {n}
Pohorje {prop} (mountain range in northern Slovenia)  :: Bachergebirge {n}
poignancy {n} (the quality of being poignant)  :: Schärfe {f}, Schmerzlichkeit {f}
poikilohydric {adj} (ecology: plants that cannot prevent desiccation)  :: poikilohydrisch
poikilotherm {adj} (Ecology: animals with unconstant body temperature)  :: poikilotherm
poikilothermy {n} (the quality of having a variable body temperature depending on the environment)  :: Poikilothermie {f}, Kaltblütigkeit {f}
poinsettia {n} (plant)  :: Weihnachtsstern {m}
point {n} (arithmetic: decimal point (note: many languages use a comma (',') rather than a dot as a decimal point, and hence the translations into these languages reflect this.))  :: Komma {m}
point {n} (full stop)  :: Punkt {m}
point {n} (geometry: zero-dimensional object)  :: Punkt {m}
point {n} (location or place)  :: Punkt {m}
point {n} (opinion which adds to the discussion)  :: Punkt {m}, Standpunkt {m}
point {n} (particular moment in an event or occurrence)  :: Punkt {m}, Zeitpunkt {m}
point {n} (peninsula)  :: Halbinsel {f}, [obsolete] Peninsula {f}, Landzunge {f}
point {n} (sharp tip)  :: Spitze {f}
point {n} (unit of scoring in a game or competition)  :: Punkt {m}
point {v} (to extend finger)  :: zeigen
pointer {n} (advice) SEE: advice  ::
pointer {n} (anything that points or is used for pointing)  :: Zeigestock {m}, Zeigestab {m}
pointer {n} (computer programming: variable that stores the address of another variable)  :: Zeiger {m}
pointer {n} (computing: icon indicating mouse position) SEE: mouse pointer  ::
pointer {n} (of a timepiece or measuring device)  :: Zeiger {m}
point guard {n} (ballhandling guard in basketball)  :: Point Guard {m}
pointing stick {n} (computing device)  :: Trackpoint {m}
point in time {n} (moment)  :: Zeitpunkt {m}
pointless {adj} (having no point or sharp tip)  :: stumpf
pointless {adj} (having no purpose)  :: sinnlos, witzlos, zwecklos, unnütz
point of inflection {n} ((mathematics))  :: Wendepunkt {m}
point of view {n} (An attitude, opinion, or set of beliefs)  :: Standpunkt {m}, Ansicht {f}, Sicht {f}
point of view {n} (A position from which something is seen; outlook; standpoint)  :: Blickpunkt {m}, Perspektive {f}, Ansicht {f}, Sicht {f}, Blickwinkel {m}
point of view {n} (The perspective from which a narrative is related)  :: Perspektive {f}, Sicht {f}, Blickwinkel {m}
points {n} (moveable rails used to switch a train from one track to another)  :: Weiche {f}
point source {n}  :: Punktquelle, {f}
poise {n} (A state of balance, equilibrium or stability)  :: Gleichgewicht {n}, Fassung {f}
poise {n} (Composure; freedom from embarrassment or affectation)  :: Gelassenheit {f}, Fassung {f}
poise {n} (mien; bearing or deportment of the head or body)  :: Haltung {f}, Ausdruck {m}
poised {adj} (Possessing poise, having self-confidence)  :: im Gleichgewicht, selbstsicher
poised {adj} (Ready, prepared)  :: bereit
poison {n} (substance harmful to a living organism)  :: Gift {n}, Giftstoff {m}
poison {v} (to use poison to kill or paralyse)  :: vergiften
poison gas {n} (gas used as a weapon)  :: Giftgas {n}
poison hemlock {n} (poisonous plant) SEE: hemlock  ::
poisoning {n} (administration of a poison)  :: Vergiftung {f}
poisoning {n} (state of being poisoned)  :: Vergiftung {f}
poison ivy {n} (one of several ivy-like urushiol-producing plants)  :: Kletternder Giftsumach {m}
poisonous {adj} (containing sufficient poison to be dangerous)  :: giftig, toxisch
Poisson process {n} (a stochastic process)  :: Poisson-Prozess {m}
POJ {n} (a Latin alphabet-based orthography for Min Nan) SEE: Pe̍h-ōe-jī  ::
poke {n} (ice cream cone) SEE: ice cream cone  ::
poke {n} (pokeweed) SEE: pokeweed  ::
poke {n} (sack or bag)  :: Sack {m}
poke {v} (rummage) SEE: rummage  ::
poke {v} (to jab with a pointed object such as a finger or a stick)  :: stochern, anstupsen, anstupsen
poke {v} (to poke a fire to remove ash or promote burning)  :: schüren
poker {n} (card game)  :: Poker {n}
poker {n} (metal rod for poking)  :: Schüreisen {n}, Schürhaken {m}
pokeweed {n} (Phytolacca americana)  :: Kermesbeere {f}
pokey {adj} (cramped)  :: eng
pokey {n} (prison)  :: Gefängnis {n}, Knast {m}
Polabian {prop} (West Slavic language)  :: Polabisch {n}
Polack {n} (archaic: Polish person)  :: Polack {m}, Polacke {m}
Poland {prop} (European country)  :: Polen {n}
polar {adj} (having a dipole)  :: polar
polar {adj} (of a certain coordinate system)  :: polar
polar {adj} (of an orbit passing near a geographic pole)  :: polar
polar {adj} (relating to a geographic pole)  :: polar
polar bear {n} (Ursus maritimus)  :: Eisbär {m}, Polarbär {m}
polar fox {n} (arctic fox) SEE: arctic fox  ::
polarisability {n} (polarizability) SEE: polarizability  ::
polarity {n} (chemistry: dipole-dipole intermolecular force)  :: Polarität {f}
polarity {n} (one of two extremes)  :: Polarität {f}
polarization {n} (grouping of opinions into two extremes)  :: Polarisierung {f}
polarization {n} (production of polarized light)  :: Polarisierung {f}
polarization {n} (production or condition of polarity)  :: Polarisierung {f}
polarization {n} (separation of positive and negative charges)  :: Polarisierung {f}
polarize {v} (to cause a group to be divided into extremes)  :: polarisieren
polarize {v} (to cause to have a polarization)  :: polarisieren
pole {n} (extreme of an axis)  :: Pol {m}
pole {n} (long and slender object)  :: Stab {m}, Stange {f}
pole {n} (magnetic point)  :: Pol {m}
Pole {n} (person from Poland)  :: Pole {m}, Polin {f}
polearm {n} (close-combat weapon)  :: Stangenwaffe {f}
polecat {n} (Mustela putorius)  :: Iltis {m}
polecat {n} (skunk) SEE: skunk  ::
pole dance {n} (dancing centred around a pole)  :: Poledance {m}, Stangentanz {m}
polemic {adj} (having the characteristics of a polemic)  :: polemisch
polemic {n} (argument or controversy)  :: Polemik {f}
polemical {adj} (aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious)  :: polemisch
polemical {adj} (of, or relating to argument or controversy; polemic or contentious)  :: polemisch
polemicist {n} (person who puts forward controversial views)  :: Polemiker {m}
polemicist {n} (person who writes polemics)  :: Polemiker {m}
pole star {n}  :: Polarstern {m}
pole star {n} (the star)  :: Polarstern {m}
Pole Star {prop} (star)  :: Polarstern {m}
pole vault {n} (jumping event where an athlete vaults over a high bar with the aid of a pole)  :: Stabhochsprung {m}
pole-vaulter {n} (A person who pole-vaults)  :: Stabhochspringer {m}, Stabhochspringerin {f}
police {n} (an organisation that enforces the law)  :: Polizei {f}
police {n} (member of the police force)  :: Polizist {m}, Polizistin {f}
police box {n} (police box)  :: Polizei-Zelle {f}, Polizeiwache {f}, Polizei-Box {m}
police car {n} (vehicle used by a police officer)  :: Streifenwagen
police dog {n} (trained dog for police work)  :: Diensthund, Polizeihund {m}
policeman {n} (a member of a police force)  :: Polizist {m}, Polizistin {f}
police officer {n} (an officer in a law enforcement agency)  :: Polizist {m}, Polizistin {f}
police state {n} (nation whose government controls people by police)  :: Polizeistaat {m}
police station {n} (building of police force)  :: Polizeiwache {f}, Polizeidienststelle {f}, Polizeirevier {n}
policewoman {n} (a female police officer)  :: Polizistin {f}
policy {n} (contract of insurance)  :: Versicherungspolice {f}, Police {f}
policy {n} (number pool) SEE: number pool  ::
policy {n}  :: Politik {f}
policy {n} (principle of conduct)  :: Politik {f}
policy maker {n} (one involved in the formulation of policies)  :: Entscheidungsträger
poliomyelitis {n} (infection by the poliovirus)  :: Kinderlähmung {f}
polis {n} (a city or city-state)  :: Polis {f}
polish {n}  :: [3] Schliff {m}
polish {n} (cleanliness; smoothness; shininess)  :: Glanz {m}
polish {n} (substance used to polish)  :: Politur {f}
polish {v} (make a surface smooth or shiny)  :: polieren
polish {v} (to apply shoe polish)  :: wichsen
polish {v} (to refine; improve imperfections from)  :: perfektionieren
Polish {adj} (of Poland or its language)  :: polnisch
Polish {prop} (the language of Poland)  :: Polnisch {n}
Polish notation {n} (notation for arithmetic formulae)  :: Polnische Notation {f}
Polish plait {n} (medical condition)  :: Weichselzopfe {m}
politburo {n} (the governing Communist council)  :: Politbüro {n}
polite {adj} (well-mannered)  :: höflich
politeness {n} (act of being polite)  :: Höflichkeit {f}
political {adj} (concerning or relating to politics)  :: politisch
political {adj}  :: politisch
political asylum {n} (protection, by a sovereign state)  :: politisches Asyl {n}, Asyl {n}
political correctness {n} (being politically correct)  :: politische Korrektheit {f}, Political Correctness {f}
politically correct {adj} (avoiding offense, selectively)  :: politisch korrekt
political prisoner {n} (person)  :: politischer Gefangener {m}
political science {n} (study of politics)  :: Politikwissenschaft {f}, Politologie {f}
political scientist {n} (political science expert)  :: Politikwissenschaftler {m}, Politologe {m}, Politologin {f}, Politikwissenschaftlerin {f}
politician {n} (one engaged in politics)  :: Politiker {m}, Politikerin {f}
politicide {n} (political killing)  :: Politizid {m}
politics {n} (a methodology and activities associated with running a government)  :: Politik {f}
politology {n} (branch of social science)  :: Politologie {f}
polka {n} (dance)  :: Polka {f}
polka dot {n} (uniform round dots forming a pattern on fabric)  :: Punktmuster {n}
poll {n} (An election or a survey of a particular group)  :: Umfrage {f}
pollen {n} (fine granular substance produced in flowers)  :: Blütenstaub {m}, Pollen {m}
pollination {n} (transfer of pollen from an anther to a stigma)  :: Bestäubung {f}
polling booth {n} (voting booth) SEE: voting booth  ::
polling station {n} (place where voters go to cast their ballot)  :: Wahllokal {n}
pollinium {n} (coherent mass of pollen)  :: Pollinium {n}
pollock {n} (food fish related to cod)  :: Seelachs {m}, Köhler {m}
poll tax {n} (uniform tax per individual)  :: Kopfsteuer {f}, Gemeindesteuer {f}
pollutant {n} (something that pollutes)  :: Schadstoff {m}, umweltgefährlicher Stoff {m}
pollution {n} (the contamination of the environment by harmful substances)  :: Verunreinigung {f}, Verschmutzung {f}, Umweltverschmutzung {f}, Pollution {f}
polo {n} (ball game)  :: Polo {m}
polonaise {n} (dance)  :: Polonäse {f}, Polonaise {f}
polonium {n} (chemical element)  :: Polonium {n}
polo shirt {n} (casual top)  :: Poloshirt {n}
Poltava {prop} (city)  :: Poltawa {n}
poltergeist {n} (a disruptive ghost)  :: Poltergeist {m}, Klopfgeist {m}
poltroon {adj} (cowardly) SEE: cowardly  ::
poly- {prefix} (many)  :: poly-
polyalkene {n} (polyolefin) SEE: polyolefin  ::
polyamory {n} (practices involving relationships with multiple partners)  :: Polyamorie
polyandry {n} (plurality of husbands at the same time)  :: Polyandrie {f}, Vielmännerei {f}
polycarbonate {n} (polymer of aromatic carbonates)  :: Polykarbonat
polychloroprene {n} (a polymer of chloroprene)  :: Polychloroprene
polyclinic {n} (a clinic in which diseases of many sorts are treated)  :: Poliklinik {f}
polycyclic {adj} (having two or more rings of atoms in the molecule)  :: polycyclisch
polyester {n} (polymer)  :: Polyester {m}
polyethene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene  ::
polyethylene {n} (polyethylene)  :: Polyethylen {n}, Polyäthylen
polyethylene terephthalate {n} (type of polyester)  :: Polyethylenterephthalat {n}
polygamous {adj} (of, relating to, or practicing polygamy)  :: polygam
polygamy {n} (polygyny) SEE: polygyny  ::
polygamy {n} (the having of a plurality of socially bonded sexual partners at the same time)  :: Polygamie {f}
polyglot {adj} (Containing, or made up of, several languages)  :: mehrsprachig, polyglott
polyglot {adj} (Versed in, or speaking, many languages)  :: mehrsprachig, polyglott
polyglot {n} (one who masters, notably speaks, several languages)  :: Polyglotter {m}, Polyglotte {f}
polyglot {n}  :: Sprachenkundiger {m}, Sprachenkundige {f}
polygon {n} (plane figure bounded by straight edges)  :: Vieleck {n}, Polygon {n}
polygonal {adj} (having many angles)  :: mehreckig, vieleckig
polygraph {n} (device to discern if a subject is lying)  :: Lügendetektor {m}
polygyny {n} (plurality of wives at the same time)  :: Polygynie {f}
polyhedron {n} (geometry: solid figure)  :: Polyeder {n}, Vielflächner {m}
polyhedron {n} (polyscope) SEE: polyscope  ::
polymath {n} (Person with extraordinarily broad and comprehensive knowledge)  :: Polyhistor {m}, Universalgelehrter {m}
polymer {n} (molecule consisting of many identical monomers)  :: Polymer {n}
polymerase {n} (enzyme that catalyses the formation of polymers)  :: Polymerase {f}
polymeride {n} (polymer) SEE: polymer  ::
polymorphism {n} (ability to assume different forms or shapes)  :: Polymorphie {f}
polymorphism {n} (biology: coexistence of two or more distinct forms independent of sex)  :: Polymorphismus {m}
polymorphism {n} (computer science: feature of object-oriented programming)  :: Polymorphie {f}
polymorphism {n} (genetics: regular existence of two or more different genotypes within a given species or population)  :: Polymorphismus {m}, Vielgestaltigkeit {f}
polymorphism {n}  :: Polymorphie {f}, Vielgestaltigkeit {f}
Polynesia {prop} (part of Oceania)  :: Polynesien, Polynesien {n}
Polynesian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Polynesia)  :: polynesisch
Polynesian {n} (person from Polynesia)  :: Polynesier {m}
polynitrogen {n} (allotrope of nitrogen with more than two atoms in each molecule)  :: Polystickstoff {m}
polynomial {n} (algebraic expression)  :: Polynom {n}
polynya {n} (an area of open water surrounded by sea ice)  :: Polynja {f}
polyp {n} (growth)  :: Polyp {m}
polyphony {n} (musical texture consisting of several independent melodic voices)  :: Mehrstimmigkeit {f}
polypropylene {n} (resin)  :: Polypropylen {n}
polyptoton {n} (stylistic scheme)  :: Polyptoton {n}
polysaccharide {n} (complex carbohydrate)  :: Polysaccharid {n}
polyseme {n} (word/phrase with multiple meanings)  :: Polysem {n}
polysemic {adj} (having a number of meanings, interpretations or understandings)  :: mehrdeutig
polysemy {n} (ability to have multiple meanings)  :: Polysemie {f}, Mehrdeutigkeit {f}
polyspast {n} (machine consisting of many pulleys)  :: Flaschenzug {m}, Zugwerk {n}
polysyllabic {adj} (having more than one syllable)  :: vielsilbig
polysynthetic {adj} (polysynthetic)  :: polysynthetisch
polytheism {n} (belief in the existence of many gods)  :: Polytheismus {m}
polytheist {n} (believer in polytheism)  :: Polytheist {m}
polytheistic {adj} (of or relating to polytheism)  :: polytheistisch
polythene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene  ::
polytope {n} (geometric shape)  :: Polytop {m}
polytropic {adj}  :: polytrop
polytunnel {n} (a polyethylene tunnel)  :: Folientunnel
polyurethane {n} (any of various polymeric resins containing urethane links)  :: Polyurethan {n}
polyvanadate {n} (polymeric form of the orthovanadate anion)  :: Polyvanadat {n}
pomade {n} (greasy substance)  :: Pomade {f}
pome {n} (type of fruit)  :: Apfelfrucht {f}
pomegranate {n} (fruit)  :: Granatapfel {m}, Grenadine {f}
pomegranate {n} (shrub/tree)  :: Granatapfel {m}, Grenadine {f}
pomelo {n} (fruit)  :: Pampelmuse {f}
pomelo {n} (grapefruit) SEE: grapefruit  ::
Pomerania {prop} (region of Europe on the southern shores of the Baltic Sea)  :: Pommern {n}
Pomerelia {prop} (historical region in Pomerania)  :: Pommerellen, Pomerellen [archaic]
pommel horse {n} (gymnastic apparatus)  :: Seitpferd {n}
pomology {n}  :: pomologie
pomp {n} (show of magnificence)  :: Pomp {m}
Pompeii {prop} (a historical city)  :: Pompeji {n}
Pompey {prop} (a military and political leader of the late Roman Republic)  :: Pompeius
pom-pom {n} (pompom) SEE: pompom  ::
pompon {n} (puff or ball as for decoration for cheerleading)  :: Pompon {m}
pompous {adj} (affectedly grand)  :: pompös
ponce {n} (pimp) SEE: pimp  ::
pond {n} (small lake)  :: Teich {m}
pond {n} (The Atlantic Ocean)  :: Der Große Teich
ponder {v} (to consider carefully)  :: überlegen, nachdenken
ponder {v} (to think deeply)  :: grübeln
ponderous {adj} (dense) SEE: dense  ::
Pondicherry {prop} (Puducherry) SEE: Puducherry  ::
pond-skater {n} (any of various predatory insects) SEE: water strider  ::
pontiff {n} (pope)  :: Pontifex {m}
pontificate {n} (state of a pontifex)  :: Pontifikat {m} {n}
pontoon {n} (floating structure supporting a bridge or dock)  :: Ponton {m}
pontoon {n} (support for a temporary bridge)  :: Ponton {m}
pontoon bridge {n} (a temporary bridge built over floating pontoons)  :: Pontonbrücke {f}
pony {n} (small horse)  :: Pony {n}, Kleinpferd {n}
ponytail {n} (hairstyle)  :: Pferdeschwanz {m}
poo {n} (faecal matter)  :: Kacke {f}
poo {v} (childish: to defecate)  :: kacken, käckern, Aa machen
pooch {n} (mongrel)  :: Köter {m}, Straßenköter {m}, Promenadenmischung {f}, Mischlingshund {m}
pooch {n} (slang: dog)  :: Köter {m}, Straßenköter {m}
poodle {n} (any of various breeds of dog)  :: Pudel {m}
pool {n} (body of water)  :: Becken {n}
pool {n} (small body of standing or stagnant water; a puddle)  :: Lache {f}, Pfütze {f}
pool {n} (swimming pool) SEE: swimming pool  ::
poop {n} (excrement) SEE: poo  ::
poop {v} (to break wind) SEE: break wind  ::
poop deck {n} (stern deck on top of the cabin(s))  :: Poop {f}, Poopdeck {n}, Achterdeck {n}, Heckkastell {n}
pooper scooper {n} (scoop for the collection of pet excrement)  :: Kotschaufel {f}
poor {adj} (of low quality)  :: armselig
poor {adj} (to be pitied)  :: arm
poor {adj} (with no possessions or money)  :: arm
poor {n} (those with no possessions)  :: Armen {p}
poor as a church mouse {adj} (very poor)  :: arm wie eine Kirchenmaus
poorhouse {n} (charitable institution where poor or homeless people are lodged)  :: Armenhaus {n}
poor thing {n} (someone or something to be pitied)  :: armes Ding {n}
poot {n} (fart)  :: Pups
pop {v} (to ejaculate) SEE: ejaculate  ::
pop {v} (to hit) SEE: hit  ::
popcorn {n} (popcorn)  :: Popcorn {n}, Puffmais {m}
pope {n} (head of the Roman Catholic Church)  :: Papst {m}, [hypothetical, legendary] Päpstin {f}
Popemobile {n} (any of various vehicles with bulletproof glass sides used to transport the Pope)  :: Papamobil {n}
pop group {n} (musical group specializing in pop music)  :: Pop-Gruppe {f}
pop gun {n} (a toy gun)  :: Kindergewehr {n}, [colloquial] Pufferchen {n}, Kinderspielpistole {f}
popinjay {n} (parrot) SEE: parrot  ::
popinjay {n} (Picus viridis) SEE: green woodpecker  ::
poplar {n} (any of various deciduous trees of the genus Populus)  :: Pappel {f}
popliteal fossa {n} (shallow depression located at the back of the knee joint) SEE: poplit  ::
pop music {n} (music intended for or accepted by a wide audience)  :: Popmusik {f}
poppy {n} (plant)  :: Mohn {m}
poppycock {n} (nonsense)  :: Quatsch {m}, Dünnschiß {m}
poppyseed {n} (the seed of the poppy)  :: Mohn {m}, Mohnsaat {f}
popsicle {n} (serving of frozen juice on a stick)  :: Eis am Stiel {n}
pop someone's cherry {v} (deflower) SEE: deflower  ::
populace {n} (common people)  :: gemeine Volk {n}, breite Masse {f}, Pöbel {m} [pejorative]
populace {n} (inhabitants of a nation) SEE: population  ::
popular {adj} (liked by many people)  :: beliebt, populär
popular {adj} (of or pertaining to the common people)  :: Volks-
popularise {v} (to make popular)  :: popularisieren
popularity {n} (the quality or state of being popular)  :: Popularität {f}
popular music {n} (genre that has a wide appeal amongst the general public)  :: populäre Musik
popular opinion {n} (public opinion) SEE: public opinion  ::
popular science {n} (interpretation of science)  :: Populärwissenschaft {f}
population {n} (all people living within a political or geographical boundary)  :: Bevölkerung {f}
population {n} (biology: collection of organisms)  :: Population {f}
population {n} (number of residents in a given area)  :: Bevölkerungszahl {f}, Einwohnerzahl {f}
population density {n} (average number of people per area)  :: Bevölkerungsdichte {f}
population inversion {n}  :: Besetzungsinversion {f}
populism {n} (a political doctrine or philosophy)  :: Populismus {m}
populist {adj} (of or pertaining to populism)  :: populistisch
populist {adj} (put forward just because it would be popular)  :: populistisch
populist {n} (person who advocates populism)  :: Populist {m}
populist {n} (politician who advocates policies just because they are popular)  :: Populist {m}, Populistin {f}
populous {adj} (having a large population)  :: volkreich
pop up {v} (to appear without warning)  :: auftauchen, aufkreuzen
pop-up {n} (advertisement that pops up when one accesses an Internet page)  :: Pop-up {n}
popup blocker {n} (a piece of software)  :: Pop-up-Blocker {m}
porbeagle {n} (Lamna nasus)  :: Herringshai {m}
porcelain {n} (anything manufactured from this material)  :: Porzellan {n}
porcelain {n} (hard, white, translucent ceramic)  :: Porzellan {n}
porch {n} (a covered and enclosed entrance to a building)  :: Vorbau {m}, Vordach {n}, Veranda {f}
porcine {adj} (morbidly obese)  :: fettleibig
porcine {adj} (of or pertaining to the pig)  :: Schweine-, Schweins-
porcini {n} (mushroom, Boletus edulis)  :: Steinpilz {m}
porcupine {n} (large rodent)  :: Stachelschwein {n}, Baumstachler {m}, Baumstachelschwein {n}, Urson {m}, Quastenstachler {m}
porcupine puffer {n} (type of puffer fish)  :: Igelfisch {m}
pore {n} (a tiny opening in the skin)  :: Pore {f}
pork {n} (meat of a pig)  :: Schweinefleisch {n}
pork rind {n} (food made from pork skin)  :: Schwarte {f}, Schweinekrusten {f-p}
porn {n} (pornographic work)  :: Porno {m}
porn {n} (pornography)  :: Pornografie {f}
porn {n} (pornography) SEE: pornography  ::
porno {n} (pornography)  :: Porno {m}, Pornografie {f}
pornocracy {n}  :: Pornokratie {f}, Mätressenherrschaft {f}
pornographer {n} (person involved in creation or dissemination of pornography)  :: Pornograph {m} (Pornograf {m}), Pornographin {f}
pornographic {adj} (containing an explicit depiction of sexual activity)  :: pornographisch
pornography {n} (depiction of sexual subject matter with prurient intent)  :: Pornografie {f}
porn star {n} (actor or actress famous for appearing in pornographic films)  :: Pornodarsteller {m}, Pornodarstellerin {f}, Pornostar {m}
Poroshenko {prop} (Ukrainian surname)  :: Poroschenko {m} {f}
porosity {n} (measure of how porous a material is)  :: Porösität {f}
porosity {n} (state of being porous)  :: Porösität {f}
porous {adj} (full of tiny pores)  :: porös
porphyria {n} (abnormality of porphyrin metabolism)  :: Porphyrie {f}
porphyrin {n} (heterocyclic compound)  :: Porphyrin {n}
porphyrogenite {n} (honorific title)  :: Purpurgeburt
porpoise {n} (cetacean)  :: Tümmler {m}, Schweinswal {m}
porridge {n} (breakfast cereal dish, see also: oatmeal)  :: Brei {m}
port {n} (computing: logical or physical construct into and from which data are transferred)  :: Port {m}
port {n} (dock or harbour)  :: Hafen {m}
port {n} (entryway, portal) SEE: portal  ::
port {n} (fortified wine)  :: Portwein {m}
port {n} (left-hand side of a vessel) SEE: larboard  ::
port {n} (town or city with a dock or harbour)  :: Hafenstadt {f}
portable {adj} (able to be carried)  :: portabel, tragbar
portable {adj} (running on multiple systems)  :: portabel
portable executable {n} (file format used for executable programs)  :: Portable Executable {m}
portal {n} (entry point)  :: Portal {n}
portal {n} (grandiose entrance)  :: Portal {n}
portal {n} (website)  :: Portal {n}
Port-au-Prince {prop} (capital of Haiti)  :: Port-au-Prince {n}
portcullis {n} (gate in the form of a grating)  :: Fallgatter {n}
portend {v} (to serve as a warning or omen)  :: ankündigen, vorbedeuten, vorhersagen
portend {v} (to signify)  :: deuten, hindeuten, hinweisen, , bedeuten
porter {n} (a person who carries luggage and related objects)  :: Gepäckträger {m}
porter {n} ((Ireland) another name for stout) SEE: stout  ::
portfolio {n} (case)  :: Mappe {f}
portfolio {n}  :: Portefeuille {n}
porthole {n} (circular window)  :: Bullauge {n}
portico {n} (small space with a roof supported by columns, serving as the entrance to a building)  :: Portikus {m}
portion {n} (allocated amount)  :: Teil {m}
portmanteau {n} (case)  :: Koffer {m}
portmanteau {n} (portmanteau word) SEE: portmanteau word  ::
portmanteau word {n} (word which combines the meaning of two words)  :: Kofferwort {n}, Portmanteau {n}
Port Moresby {prop} (capital of Papua New Guinea)  :: Port Moresby {n}
portrait {n} (an accurate depiction of a person, a mood, etc.)  :: Portrait {n}, Porträt {n}
portrait {n} (painting of a person)  :: Portrait {n}, Porträt {n}
portray {v} (figuratively: to describe in words)  :: porträtieren
portray {v} (to paint or draw the likeness of)  :: porträtieren
portrayal {n}  :: Abbild {n}
Portsmouth {prop} (city in southern England)  :: Portsmouth
Portugal {prop} (country)  :: Portugal {n}
Portuguese {adj} (of or relating to the Portuguese language)  :: portugiesisch
Portuguese {adj} (of or relating to the region of Portugal)  :: portugiesisch
Portuguese {n} (person native to Portugal)  :: Portugiese {m}, Portugiesin {f}
Portuguese {prop} (the language)  :: Portugiesisch {n}
Portuguese-Canadian {adj} (lusophone Canadian)  :: lusophon kanadisch, lusofon kanadisch, portugiesischsprachig kanadisch, portugiesischsprechend kanadisch
Portuguese-Canadian {adj} (Portuguese-Canadian)  :: lusokanadisch, luso-kanadisch, portugiesischkanadisch, portugiesisch-kanadisch
Portuguese man-of-war {n} (Physalia physalis)  :: Portugiesische Galeere {f}
Portuguese Water Dog {n} (Portuguese Water Dog)  :: portugiesischer Wasserhund {m}, Cão de Água Português {m}
port wine {n} (A type of fortified wine traditionally made in Portugal)  :: Portwein {m}
portyanki {n} (footwrap) SEE: footwrap  ::
pose {n} (position, arrangement (especially of the human body))  :: Pose {f}
pose {v} (ask, set (a test or quiz))  :: stellen
pose {v} (assume or maintain a pose)  :: posieren
pose {v} (set in place, arrange)  :: stellen, legen
Poseidon {prop} (the god of the sea)  :: Poseidon {m}
poseur {n} (one who affects some behaviour, style, attitude or other condition, often to impress or influence others)  :: Angeber {m}, Angeberin {f}
posit {n} (A postulate)  :: Postulat {n}
posit {v} (Postulate)  :: postulieren
posit {v} (Suggest)  :: postulieren, aufstellen (theory)
position {n} (place, location)  :: Stellung {f}, Position {f}
position {n} (post of employment)  :: Arbeitsplatz {m}, Stelle {f}
position {n} (posture)  :: Position {f}
position {n} (stand)  :: Position {f}
position {n} (status or rank)  :: Position {f}
position {v} (to put into place)  :: positionieren
positive {adj} (definitely laid down)  :: positiv
positive {n} (adjective or adverb in the positive degree)  :: Positiv {n}
positive {n} (photography: a positive image)  :: Positiv {n}, Positivfilm {m}
positive column {n} (glowing region in a glow discharge)  :: positive Säule {f}
positively {adv} (with certainty)  :: definitiv, bestimmt, entschieden, eindeutig
positivism {n}  :: Positivismus {m}
positron {n} (positron)  :: Positron {n}
posse {n} (A criminal gang)  :: Bande {f}
posse {n} (A group of people summoned to help law enforcement)  :: Trupp {m}
possess {v} (to have; to have ownership of)  :: besitzen
possess {v} (to take control of someone's body or mind)  :: besitzen
possessed {adj} (controlled by evil spirits)  :: besessen
possessing {v} (present participle of possess)  :: besitzend
possessive {adj} (grammar: indicating possession)  :: besitzanzeigend
possessive {n} (possessive case) SEE: possessive case  ::
possessive case {n} (case used to express direct possession)  :: Genitiv {m}
possessive pronoun {n} (pronoun in the possessive case)  :: besitzanzeigende Fürwort {n}, Possessivpronomen {n}
possessive suffix {n} (Suffix indicating possession)  :: Possessivsuffix {n}
possessor {n} (One who possesses)  :: Besitzer {m}, Inhaber {m}
possibility {n} (quality of being possible)  :: Möglichkeit {f}
possible {adj} (able but not certain to happen)  :: möglich
possible {adj} (being considered, e.g. for a position)  :: möglich
possum {n} (any of the marsupials in several families of the order Diprotodontia of Australia and neighboring islands)  :: Possum {n}
possum {n} (opossum) SEE: opossum  ::
possumhaw {n} (American winterberry) SEE: American winterberry  ::
post {n} (assigned station)  :: Stelle {f}, Posten {m}
post {n} (individual message in a forum)  :: Beitrag {m}
post {n} (long dowel or plank protruding from the ground)  :: Pfosten {m}
post {n} (method of delivering mail)  :: Post {f}
post {v} (to send mail)  :: schicken
postage {n} (charge)  :: Porto {n}
postage {n} (postage stamp affixed as evidence of payment, see also: postage stamp)  :: Frankierung
postage meter {n} (machine used to print prepaid labels onto pieces of mail)  :: Frankiermaschine {f}
postage stamp {n} (piece of paper indicating postage has been paid)  :: Briefmarke {f}
postal {adj} (relating to mail)  :: Post-, postalisch
postal box {n} (post-office box) SEE: post-office box  ::
postal code {n} (postcode) SEE: postcode  ::
postal vote {n} (a vote made on an official form which is then sent through the post)  :: Briefwahl {f}
post box {n} (mailbox) SEE: mailbox  ::
postcard {n} (rectangular piece of thick paper to be mailed without an envelope)  :: Postkarte {f}
post chaise {n} (a horse-drawn carriage, closed and with four-wheels)  :: Postkutsche {f}
postcode {n} (sequence of letters and/or numbers added to a postal address)  :: PLZ, Postleitzahl {f}
postcolonial {adj} (following the end of colonial rule)  :: postkolonial
poster {n} (advertisement)  :: Plakat {n}, Anschlag {m}
poster {n} (picture of celebrity etc., to be posted on a wall)  :: Poster {n}
poster {n} (shot which only hits a goal post)  :: Pfosten {m}
poste restante {n} (a service where the post office holds mail until the recipient calls for it)  :: Postlagerservice {m}
posterior {adj} (following in order or time)  :: später
posterior {adj} (located towards the rear)  :: hinter
posterior {n} (buttocks)  :: Hintern
posterior chamber {n} (space between iris and lens)  :: hintere Augenkammer {f}
posterity {n} (all the future generations)  :: Nachkommen {p}, Nachwelt {f}
postern {n} (secondary gateway)  :: Hintertür {f}, Hintertor {n}
posthistory {n} (history after an event)  :: Nachgeschichte {f}
post horn {n} (musical instrument)  :: Posthorn {n}
posthumous {adj} (in reference to a work, published after the author's death)  :: postum, posthum
posthumous {adj} (taking place after one's death)  :: postum, posthum
postilion {n} (rider mounted on leading horse)  :: Postillion {m}
post-it {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note  ::
post-it note {n} (a small piece of paper with an adhesive strip on one side)  :: Klebezettel {m}
postman {n} (mailman) SEE: mailman  ::
postmark {n} (marking made by a postal service on a letter)  :: Poststempel {f}
postmodern {adj} (Of, relating to, or having the characteristics of postmodernism)  :: postmodern, nachmodern [uncommon]
postmodernism {n} (a style of art, literature, etc)  :: Postmoderne {f}, Postmodernismus {m}
postnatal {adj} (of or pertaining to the period immediately after birth)  :: postnatal, postpartal
post office {n} (organization)  :: Post {f}
post office {n} (place)  :: Postamt {n}
post-office box {n} (box hired as collection point for mail)  :: Postfach {n}
postoperative {adj} (of, pertaining to, or occurring in the period after a surgical operation)  :: postoperativ
postpone {v} (to delay or put off an event)  :: verschieben, aufschieben
postponement {n} (the state of being adjourned)  :: Aufschub {m}, Verschiebung {f}
postposition {n} ((grammar) words that come after the noun)  :: nachgestellte Präposition {f}, Postposition {f}
postpostmodern {adj} (beyond postmodernism)  :: postpostmodern, nachpostmodern [uncommon]
post-production {n} (stages of film production happening between the actual filming and the completed film)  :: Postproduktion {f}
postscript {n} (addendum to a letter)  :: Postskriptum {n}
postsurgical {adj} (relating to the period following surgery)  :: postoperativ
posttonic {adj} (immediately following a stressed syllable)  :: nachtonig
post-traumatic stress disorder {n} (condition that develops following some stressful situation)  :: posttraumatische Belastungsstörung {f}
postulate {n} (fundamental element; basic principle)  :: Postulat {n}
postulate {n} (logic: an axiom)  :: Postulat {n}
postulate {n} (requirement, prerequisite)  :: Voraussetzung {f}
postulate {n} (something assumed without proof as being self-evident or generally accepted)  :: Postulat {n}
postulate {v} (To assume as a premise)  :: postulieren
posture {n} (position of body)  :: Haltung {f}
postvolcanic {adj} (following the eruption of a volcano)  :: postvulkanisch
postwoman {n} (woman who delivers the post, woman who delivers the mail)  :: Postfrau {f}, Postbotin {f}, Briefträgerin {f}, Briefzustellerin {f}, Zustellerin {f}
pot {n} (marijuana)  :: Gras {n}, Marihuana {n}
pot {n} (money)  :: Einsatz {m}
pot {n} (vessel)  :: Topf {m}
pot {v}  :: etwas in einem Topf aufbewahren
pot {v} (to cause a ball to fall into a pocket)  :: lochen
pot {v} (to put (something) into a pot)  :: etwas in einen Topf werfen
potable {adj} (good for drinking)  :: trinkbar
potash {n} (pot ash)  :: Pottasche {f}
potash {n} (potassium carbonate etc)  :: Pottasche {f}
potassium {n} (the chemical element)  :: Kalium {n}
potassium aluminium sulfate {n} (sulfate double salt of potassium and aluminium)  :: Kaliumaluminiumsulfat {n}
potassium chloride {n} (the salt KCl)  :: Kaliumchlorid {n}
potassium cyanide {n} (inorganic compound)  :: Zyankali, Kaliumcyanid {n}
potassium dichromate {n} (potassium salt of chromic acid)  :: Kaliumdichromat {n}
potassium hydroxide {n} (potassium hydroxide)  :: Kaliumhydroxid {n}, Ätzkali {n}, kaustisches Kali {n}
potassium permanganate {n} (KMnO4)  :: Kaliumpermanganat {n}
potato {n} (plant tuber eaten as starchy vegetable)  :: Kartoffel {f}, [Southern Germany, Switzerland, Austria] Erdapfel {m}
potato bread {n} (a type of bread made with potatoes and onions)  :: Kartoffelbrot {n}
potato chip {n} (a potato chip (UK))  :: Kartoffelchip {m}
potato chip {n} (a potato chip (US) / crisp (UK))  :: Chip {m}
potato masher {n} (utensil for mashing potatoes)  :: Kartoffelstampfer {m}
potato pancake {n} (potato pancake)  :: Kartoffelpuffer {m}, Reibekuchen {m}, Reibeplätzchen
potato salad {n} (salad made from chopped boiled potatoes)  :: Kartoffelsalat {m}
potbellied {adj} (having a potbelly)  :: dickbäuchig
potbellied pig {n} (small Vietnamese domesticated pig)  :: Hängebauchschwein {n}
potbelly {n} (a large, swollen, or protruding abdomen)  :: Wampe {f}
pot calling the kettle black {phrase}  :: Ein Esel schimpft den anderen Langohr (One donkey calls the other one longears),; rechter Pantoffel schimpft über linken Pantoffel; Wer im Glashaus sitzt, soll nicht mit Steinen werfen (Who sits in the glass house, shouldn't throw stones)
pot calling the kettle black {phrase} (situation in which somebody accuses someone else of a fault shared by the accuser)  :: ein Esel schimpft den anderen Langohr
Potemkin village {n} (any false construct devised to disguise a shortcoming or improve appearances)  :: Potemkinsches Dorf {n}
potentate {n} (a powerful leader)  :: Potentat {m}, Potentatin
potential {adj} (existing in possibility)  :: möglich, potenziell, potentiell
potential {n} (currently unrealized ability)  :: Potential {n}
potential {n} (energy of a unit electrical charge)  :: Potential {n}
potential energy {n} (energy possessed by an object because of its position)  :: potentielle Energie {f}
potentiometer {n} (user-adjustable variable resistor)  :: Potentiometer {n}
pothead {n} (a person who smokes cannabis frequently)  :: Kiffer {m}, Kifferin {f}
pothole {n} (a hole in a road)  :: Schlagloch {n}
pot-hole {n} (hole in road made by precipitation and traffic)  :: Schlagloch {n}
potion {n} (small portion or dose of a liquid which is medicinal, poisonous, or magical)  :: Trank {m}, Tränke {p}
potlatch {n} (communal meal to which guests bring dishes to share)  :: See Wikipedia:de:Potluck
potluck {n} (communal meal to which guests bring dishes to share) SEE: potlatch  ::
pot marigold {n} (Calendula officinalis)  :: Ringelblume {f}
potpourri {n} (a medley of songs or music)  :: Potpourri {n}
potpourri {n} (a mixture of dried fragrant plant material used to scent a room)  :: Potpourri {n}
potpourri {n} (collection of various things)  :: Potpourri {n}
Potsdam {prop} (city)  :: Potsdam {n}
potsherd {n} (piece of ceramic from pottery)  :: Scherbe {f}, Tonscherbe {f}, Topfscherbe {f}
potter {n} (One who makes pots and ceramic wares)  :: Töpfer {m}, Töpferin {f}
potter around {v} (to be gently active aimlessly) SEE: putter around  ::
pottery {n} (fired ceramic wares that contain clay when formed)  :: Töpferware {f}
pottery {n} (practise or craft of making pottery)  :: Töpferei {f}
pottery {n} (workshop where pottery is made)  :: Töpferei {f}
potty {adj} (insane) SEE: insane  ::
pouch {n} (pocket in which a marsupial carries its young)  :: Beutel {m}
poultry {n} (bird(s))  :: Geflügel {n}
poultry {n} (meat)  :: Geflügel {n}
pound {n} (place for detention of automobiles)  :: Verwahrstelle {f}
pound {n} (place for the detention of stray animals)  :: Zwinger {m}, Tierheim {n}
pound {n} (pound-force) SEE: pound-force  ::
pound {n} (unit of currency)  :: Pfund {n}
pound {n} (unit of mass (16 ounces avoirdupois))  :: Pfund {n}
pound {n} (US: symbol #) SEE: pound sign  ::
pound sign {n} (symbol #) SEE: hash  ::
pound sterling {n} (currency of the UK)  :: Pfund Sterling {n}, Pfund {n}
pour {v} (to cause to flow in a stream)  :: gießen, einschenken
pour {v} (to flow, pass or issue in or as a stream)  :: gießen
pour {v} (to send forth as in a stream or a flood)  :: schütten
pour cold water on {v} (dismiss an idea) SEE: throw cold water on  ::
pour gasoline on the fire {v} (add fuel to the fire) SEE: add fuel to the fire  ::
pour out {v} (distribute or spread (something), as if it were a liquid)  :: ausgießen
pout {n} (facial expression)  :: Schmollmund {m}
pout {v} (push out one’s lips)  :: schürzen
pout {v} (sulk, (pretend to) be ill-tempered)  :: schmollen, einen Schmollmund machen
Po valley {prop} (large plain in northern Italy)  :: Poebene {f}
poverty {n} (quality or state of being poor)  :: Armut {f}
powder {n} (fine particles)  :: Puder {m}, Pulver {n}
powder {n} (gunpowder) SEE: gunpowder  ::
powdered sugar {n} (very finely ground sugar used in icings, etc)  :: Puderzucker {m}, Staubzucker {m} [Austria]
powder keg {n} (barrel of gun powder)  :: Pulverfass {n}
powder keg {n} (volatile situation)  :: Pulverfass {n}
powder metallurgy {n} (producing metal components by compacting and sintering powdered metals)  :: Pulvermetallurgie {f}
power {n} (cardinality in set theory) SEE: cardinality  ::
power {n} (electricity supply)  :: Strom {m}, Energie {f}
power {n} (influence)  :: Macht {f}
power {n} (mathematics: product of equal factors)  :: Potenz {f}, [x hoch n] Hochzahl {f}
power {n} (nation having a strong military and/or economy)  :: Macht {f}, Großmacht {f}
power {n} (physical force or strength)  :: Kraft {f}, Stärke {f}
power {n} (physics: measure of the rate of doing work or transferring energy)  :: Leistung {f}
power broker {n} (person having the ability to influence important decisions, see also: éminence grise)  :: graue Eminenz {f}
power cut {n} (interruption in the supply of power)  :: Stromausfall {m}
power dissipation {n} (waste of power as heat)  :: Leistungsaufnahme {f}
power forward {n} (a basketball player)  :: Power Forward {m}
powerful {adj} (having or capable of exerting power, potency or influence)  :: mächtig
powerless {adj} (lacking legal authority)  :: machtlos
powerless {adj} (lacking sufficient power or strength)  :: kraftlos
powerlessness {n} (The state or character of being powerless)  :: Machtlosigkeit {f}
power of attorney {n} (authorisation)  :: Handlungsvollmacht {f}
power of attorney {n} (document)  :: Vollmacht {f}
power plant {n} (power station) SEE: power station  ::
power set {n} (set of all subsets of a set)  :: Potenzmenge {f}
power station {n} (an industrial complex where electricity is produced)  :: Kraftwerk {n}
power steering {n} (System in a vehicle)  :: Servolenkung {f}
powers that be {n} (holders of power)  :: die zuständigen Stellen; die da oben
power structure {n} (system)  :: Machtstruktur {f}
power toothbrush {n} (electric toothbrush) SEE: electric toothbrush  ::
pox {n} (syphilis) SEE: syphilis  ::
Poznań {prop} (Poznan) SEE: Poznan  ::
Poznan {prop} (city in Poland)  :: Posen {n}, Poznań {n}
PP {initialism} (prepositional phrase)  :: PP {f}
practical {adj} (based on practice or action rather than theory or hypothesis)  :: praktisch
practical {adj} (being likely to be effective and applicable to a real situation)  :: praktisch
practical {adj} (having skills or knowledge that are practical)  :: praktisch
practical joke {n} (something done for amusement)  :: Streich {m}
practically {adv} (In practice, in effect)  :: praktisch
practice {n} (actual operation or experiment, in contrast to theory)  :: Praxis {f}
practice {n} (an ongoing pursuit of a craft or profession)  :: Ausübung {f}, Ausüben {n}, Praktizieren {n}, Praxis {f}
practice {n} (repetition of an activity to improve skill)  :: Übung, Üben {n}
practice {v} (to perform or execute a craft or skill)  :: ausüben, praktizieren
practice {v} (to repeat an activity as a way of improving one's skill)  :: üben
practice makes perfect {proverb} (if one practices an activity enough, one will eventually master it)  :: Übung macht den Meister
practise {v} (practice) SEE: practice  ::
practiser {n} (one who practises)  :: Praktikant {m}, Praktikantin {f}
praenomen {n} (ancient Roman first name)  :: Pränomen {n}
praetor {n} (Roman administrative official)  :: Prätor {m}
Pragian {n} (a subdivision of the Devonian period)  :: Pragium
pragmatic {adj} (practical)  :: pragmatisch
pragmatism {n}  :: Pragmatismus {m}
pragmatism {n} (pursuit of practicality over aesthetic qualities)  :: Pragmatismus {m}
Prague {prop} (capital of the Czech Republic)  :: Prag
prairie {n} (An extensive area of relatively flat grassland)  :: Prärie {f}
prairie chicken {n} (flightless bird of the genus Tympanuchus)  :: Präriehuhn {n}
prairie dog {n} (burrowing rodent)  :: Präriehund {m}
praise {n} (commendation; favorable representation in words)  :: Lob {n}
praise {n} (worship)  :: Lob {n}
praise {v} (to give praise to)  :: loben
praline {n} (confection)  :: Praline {f}
pram {n} (perambulator)  :: Kinderwagen {m}
Prangli {prop} (island)  :: Prangli (Wrangelsholm)
prank {n} (practical joke or mischievous trick)  :: Streich {m}, Schabernack {m}
prankster {n} (one who performs pranks)  :: Schelm {m}
praseodymium {n} (chemical element)  :: Praseodym {n}
prate {n} (talk to little purpose)  :: Geschwätz {n}
prate {v} (to talk much, to chatter)  :: plaudern, schwatzen, schwätzen, faseln [colloquial ], schwafeln [colloquial ]
prattler {n} (someone who prattles)  :: [pejorative] Schwatzmaul {n}
prawn {n} (large shrimp)  :: Garnele {f}
pray {v} (to beg humbly for aid)  :: bitten, erbitten
pray {v} (to petition a higher being)  :: beten
pray {v} (to talk to God)  :: beten
prayer {n}  :: [1,3,4] Gebet {n}, [2] Beten {n}, [4] Gottesdienst {m}, [5] Prediger {m}
prayer {n} (one who prays)  :: Prediger {m}
prayer {n} (practice of communicating with one's God)  :: Gebet {n}
prayer mat {n} (small rug on which Muslims kneel and prostrate to pray)  :: Gebetsteppich {m}
prayer rug {n} (prayer mat)  :: Gebetsteppich {m}
prayer shawl {n} (prayer shawl)  :: [Bet + Tuch] Bettuch {n}, Gebetsmantel {m}, Tallit {m}, Gebetsschal {m}, jüdischer Gebetsschal {m}
praying mantis {n} (any of various predatory insects of the Mantidae family)  :: Gottesanbeterin {f}
précis {n} (concise statement)  :: Zusammenfassung {f}, Inhaltsangabe {f}
pre- {prefix} (before)  :: vor-
preach {v} (Advise or recommend earnestly)  :: predigen
preach {v} (Give a sermon)  :: predigen
preacher {n} (one who preaches)  :: Prediger {m}
preach to the choir {v} (speaking to those that already believe)  :: offene Türen einrennen
preach to the converted {v} (preach to the choir) SEE: preach to the choir  ::
preamble {n} (short statement or remark, especially an explanatory introduction to a formal document or statute)  :: Präambel
preantepenult {n} (last syllable but three)  :: Präantepänultima
preaspiration {n} (period of voiceless breathing)  :: Präaspiration {f}
Precambrian {adj} (before Cambrian)  :: präkambrisch
precarious {adj} (dangerously insecure or unstable; perilous)  :: prekär
precarious {adj}  :: prekär
precarity {n} (condition of existence)  :: Prekarisierung {f}
precaution {n} (A measure taken beforehand to ward off evil or secure good or success)  :: Vorsichtsmaßnahme {f}
precaution {n} (Previous caution or care)  :: Vorsorge {f}
precautionarily {adv} (as a precaution)  :: vorsichtshalber, sicherheitshalber
precede {n} (go before, go in front of)  :: vorangehen, vorausgehen
precedence {n} (the state of preceding in importance or priority)  :: Vorrang {m}
precedent {n} (past act used as example)  :: Präzedens {n}
precedent {n} (prior judgment in law)  :: Präzedenzfall {m}
precept {n} (rule or principle governing personal conduct)  :: Gebot, Vorschrift
pre-Christian {adj} (before the arrival of Christianity)  :: vorchristlich
precious {adj} (of high value or worth)  :: kostbar, wertvoll
precious {adv} (intensifier) SEE: very (adverb)  ::
precious stone {n} (gem)  :: Edelstein {m}
precipice {n} (a very steep cliff)  :: Abgrund {m}
precipitate {v} (make something happen suddenly and quickly; hasten)  :: vorantreiben, beschleunigen
precipitate {v} (To come out of a liquid solution into solid form)  :: niederschlagen, ausfällen
precipitate {v} (To separate out of a liquid solution into solid form)  :: ausfällen
precipitate {v} (To throw an object or person from a great height)  :: stürzen, herabstürzen, hinabwerfen
precipitation {n} (chemistry: chemical reaction forming solid in liquid)  :: Präzipitation {f}
precipitation {n} (weather: water falling from the atmosphere)  :: Niederschlag {m}
precipitation reaction {n} (reversible reaction in which a product is continuously removed by precipitation)  :: Fällungsreaktion {f}
precipitous {adj} (hasty; rash; quick; sudden; precipitate)  :: überstürzt
precipitous {adj} (headlong)  :: kopfüber
precipitous {adj} (steep, like a precipice)  :: abrupt, abschüssig, jäh, schroff, steil, steilwandig
precipitously {adv} (abruptly)  :: unerwartet
precise {adj} (exact)  :: präzise, genau
precise {adj} ((sciences) clustered close together)  :: exakt
precisely {adv} (in a precise manner)  :: präzise
precision {n} (the state of being precise or exact; exactness)  :: Präzision {f}, Genauigkeit {f}
precocious {adj} (characterized by exceptionally early development or maturity)  :: frühreif
precocious {adj} (exhibiting advanced skills at an abnormally early age)  :: frühreif
precociousness {n} (condition of being precocious)  :: Frühreife {f}
precocity {n} (state of being precocious)  :: Frühreife {f}
precognition {n} (knowledge of something that is to occur in the future)  :: Präkognition {f}
pre-Columbian {adj} (before Christopher Columbus)  :: präkolumbisch
precompiler {n} (that which precompiles)  :: Präkompiler {m}, Precompiler {m}, Vorkompilierer {m}, Vorübersetzer {m}
preconception {n} (an opinion considered beforehand with adequate evidence)  :: Vorurteil {n}
preconception {n} (prejudice) SEE: prejudice  ::
precondition {n} (preexisting requirement)  :: Vorbedingung {f}
precursor {n} (chemical compound)  :: Edukt {n}
precursor {n} (forerunner, predecessor)  :: Vorzeichen {n}
predation {n} (act of predating)  :: Raub {m}, Jagd {f}
predator {n} (any animal or other organism)  :: Raubtier {n}
predator bug {n} (species)  :: Raubwanze
predecessor {n} (one who precedes)  :: Vorgänger {m}, Vorgängerin {f}
predefine {v} (To define in advance)  :: vordefinieren, vorgeben, festlegen
predestination {n} (religious doctrine)  :: Prädestination {f}
predestiny {n} (predestination) SEE: predestination  ::
predicament {n} (A definite class, state or condition.)  :: Kategorie {f}
predicament {n} (An unfortunate or trying position or condition.)  :: Lage {f} (missliche ~; unglückliche ~), Zwangslage {f}
predicament {n} (That which is predicated; a category.)  :: Kategorie {f}
predicate {n} (grammar)  :: Prädikat {n}
predicate {n} (logic)  :: Prädikat {n}
predicate calculus {n} (a branch of logic)  :: Prädikatenlogik {f}
predicative {n} (an element of the predicate of a sentence which supplements the subject or object by means of the verb)  :: Prädikativum {n}
predicative case {n} (case marking a predicative nominative)  :: Prädikativ
predict {v} (to foretell or prophesy)  :: prophezeien
predict {v} (to state, or make something known in advance)  :: vorhersagen
predictable {adj} (able to be predicted)  :: vorhersagbar, prädiktabel
prediction {n} (a statement about the future)  :: Voraussage {f}, Vorhersage {f}, Prophezeiung {f}
predisposed {adj} (inclined)  :: geneigt, prädisponiert
predisposed {adj} (made susceptible)  :: empfänglich
predisposition {n} (the state of being predisposed)  :: Veranlagung {f}, Neigung {f}
predominantly {adv} (in a predominant manner)  :: vorwiegend, überwiegend
predominate {v}  :: vorherrschen
pre-ejaculate {n} (pre-ejaculate)  :: Lusttropfen {m}, Präejakulat {n}
preemie {n} (Premature baby)  :: Frühchen {n}
preemptive {adj}  :: bevorzugt, präemptiv, vorbeugend
preemptive right {n} (right of shareholders to preempt dilution)  :: Vorkaufsrecht {s}
preemptive strike {n}  :: Praeventivschlag
preen {v} (To groom)  :: putzen
preen {v} (To show off)  :: sich brüsten
prefabricated {adj} (manufactured in advance)  :: vorgefertigt
preface {n} (Beginning or introductory portion coming before the main text of a document or book)  :: Vorwort {n}, Vorrede {f}
prefect {n} (an official of ancient Rome)  :: Präfekt {m}
prefect {n} (the head of a department in France)  :: Präfekt {m}
prefecture {n} (The district governed by a prefect)  :: Präfektur {f}
prefecture {n} (The office of a prefect)  :: Präfektur {f}
prefer {v} (to favor)  :: vorziehen, bevorzugen, präferieren
preferable {adj} (Better than some other option)  :: bevorzugt
preferably {adv} (in preference)  :: vorzugsweise
preferans {n} (a card game)  :: Préférence {f}
preference {n} (card game) SEE: preferans  ::
preferences {n} (plural of "preference") SEE: preference  ::
preferences {n} (user-specified settings of parameters in computer software)  :: Einstellungen {f-p}
prefix {n} (letters at the beginning of a word)  :: Präfix, Vorsilbe {f}, vorgestellte Silbe {f}
prefix {v} (put or fix before, or at the beginning of)  :: präfigieren [linguistics], mit einem Präfix versehen
prefixation {n} (addition of a prefix)  :: Präfigieren {n}, Präfigierung {f}, Präfixation {f}
pregnancy {n} (condition)  :: Schwangerschaft {f}
pregnant {adj} (carrying developing offspring within the body)  :: schwanger (of humans), trächtig (of animals)
pregnant {adj} (fertile) SEE: fertile  ::
pregnant {adj} (having many possibilities or implications)  :: bedeutungsvoll
prehensile {adj} (able to take hold of objects)  :: Greif- [prefix in compound nouns]
prehistorian {n} (student of or expert in prehistory)  :: Vorgeschichtler {m}, Vorgeschichtlerin {f}
prehistoric {adj} (of relating to the epoch before written record)  :: prähistorisch, vorgeschichtlich
prehistory {n} (history of events leaving up to something)  :: Vorgeschichte {f}
prehistory {n} (history of human culture prior to written records)  :: Vorgeschichte {f}, Urgeschichte {f}
preimage {n} (set containing exactly every member of the domain of a function such that the member is mapped by the function onto an element of a given subset of the codomain of the function)  :: Urbild {n}
prejudice {n} (adverse judgement formed beforehand)  :: Vorurteil {n}, Voreingenommenheit {f}
prejudice {n} (any preconceived opinion)  :: Vorurteil {n}
prejudiced {adj} (Having prejudices)  :: befangen [law], voreingenommen
prejudicial {adj} (causing harm or injury; detrimental, harmful or injurious)  :: abträglich
prejudicial {adj} (exhibiting prejudice or bias)  :: voreingenommen
prelate {n} (clergyman)  :: Prälat {m}
preliminarily {adv} (in a preliminary manner)  :: vorläufig
preliminary {adj} (in preparation for the main matter)  :: vorläufig, vorbereitend
prelude {n} (short piece of music)  :: Präludium {n}, Vorspiel {n}
premarital {adj} (before one’s marriage)  :: vorehelich
premature ejaculation {n} (premature ejaculation)  :: vorzeitiger Samenerguss {m}
prematurely {adv} (in a premature manner)  :: vorschnell, zu früh
premeditated {adj} (planned, considered or estimated in advance; deliberate)  :: vorsätzlich
premier {n}  :: Ministerpräzident {m}
premier {n} (prime minister of a country) SEE: prime minister  ::
premiere {n} (first showing of a film, play or other form of entertainment)  :: Premiere {f}, Uraufführung {f}, Erstaufführung {f}
premiere {v} ((intransitive) of a film or play, to play for the first time)  :: uraufführen
Premier League {prop} (division)  :: Premier League {f}
première {n} (premiere) SEE: premiere  ::
première danseuse {n} (lead female dancer) SEE: prima ballerina  ::
premise {n} (piece of real estate)  :: Lokal {n}, Räumlichkeiten {f-p}, Lokalität {f}
premise {n} (proposition antecedently supposed or proved)  :: Prämisse {f}, Voraussetzung {f}
premises {n} (land, and all the built structures on it, considered as a single place)  :: Lokal {n}, Räumlichkeiten {f-p}
premodern {adj} (predating the modern era)  :: vormodern, prämodern [uncommon]
premolar {n} (tooth)  :: Prämolar {m}, Vormahlzahn {m}
premonition {n} (strong intuition)  :: Vorahnung {f}
prenatal {adj} (being or happening before birth)  :: pränatal, präpartal
prenuptial agreement {n} (a document)  :: Ehevertrag {m}
prenyl {n} (isoprenyl) SEE: isoprenyl  ::
preoccupied {adj} (concerned with something else, distracted)  :: gedankenverloren, in Gedanken woanders, tief beschäftigt
preoperative {adj} (happening before surgery)  :: präoperativ
preorder {n} (binary relation)  :: Präordnung {f}
Prešov {prop} (City in Slovakia)  :: Prešov, Eperies, Preschau
prepaid {adj} (paid for in advance)  :: vorausbezahlt
preparation {n} (act of preparing or getting ready)  :: Vorbereitung {f}
prepare {v} (to make ready for a specific future purpose)  :: vorbereiten
prepare {v} (to make ready for eating or drinking)  :: zubereiten
prepared {adj} (willing)  :: bereit
prepayment {n} (payment in advance)  :: Vorauszahlung {f}
preposition {n} (grammar: a type of word like "of, from, for, by")  :: Präposition {f}, Verhältniswort
prepositional {adj}  :: präpositional
prepositional {n} (the prepositional case) SEE: prepositional case  ::
prepositional case {n} (case serving as object of a preposition)  :: Präpositionalkasus {m}
prepositional phrase {n} (phrase containing both a preposition and its complement)  :: Präpositionalphrase {f}
preposterous {adj} (absurd, or contrary to common sense)  :: absurd, grotesk
prepostmodern {adj} (having the characteristics of a movement or style that came before postmodernism)  :: präpostmodern, vorpostmodern
prepuce {n} (foreskin)  :: Präputium {m}, Vorhaut {n}
preputial {adj} (preputial)  :: präputial
prequel {n} (in a series of works, an installment that is set chronologically before its predecessor)  :: Prequel {n}
prerequisite {n} (Something that must be gained in order to gain something else)  :: Voraussetzung {f}
prerequisite {n}  :: Vorbedingung {f}, Voraussetzung {f}
prerogative {adj} (having a hereditary or official right or privilege)  :: Vorrecht
prerogative {n} (hereditary or official right or privilege)  :: Prärogative {f}
prerogative {n} (right, generally) SEE: right  ::
prerogative {n} (right or power that is exclusive to a monarch etc.)  :: Vorrecht {n}, Prärogative {f}
presale {n} (sale of something before it is available to the public)  :: Vorverkauf, Vorabverkauf
presbyopia {n} (inability of the eye, due to ageing, to focus on nearby objects)  :: Presbyopie {f}, Alterssichtigkeit {f}
Presbyterian {adj} (relating to the Presbyterian Church)  :: presbyterianisch
Presbyterianism {n} (form of Protestantism)  :: Presbyterianismus {m}
preschool {n} (nursery school)  :: Kindergarten
prescribe {v} (to order a drug or medical device)  :: verschreiben, verordnen
prescribe {v} (to specify as a required procedure or ritual)  :: vorschreiben, verordnen
prescriber {n} (a person who prescribes medication)  :: Verordner {m}, Verordnerin {f}
prescription {adj} (available with prescription)  :: verschreibungspflichtig
prescription {n} (written order for the administration of a medicine)  :: Rezept {n}, Verschreibung {f}
presence {n} (fact or condition of being present)  :: Anwesenheit {f}
present {adj} (in the immediate vicinity)  :: anwesend
present {adj} (pertaining to the current time)  :: gegenwärtig, jetzig
present {n} (current time)  :: Gegenwart {f}, Jetzt {n}
present {n} (gift) SEE: gift  ::
present {n} (present tense) SEE: present tense  ::
present {v} (bring into the presence of)  :: präsentieren, vorlegen
presentation {n} (presenting to an audience)  :: Vortrag {m}, Präsentation {f}, Vorstellung {f}
presentation logic {n}  :: Präsentationslogik {f}
presenter {n} (computing: Device for remote control)  :: Fernbedienung {m}
presenter {n} (software: GUI software part that assumes the functionality of the "middle-man")  :: Präsentator {m}
presenter {n} (Someone who presents a broadcast programme)  :: Moderator {m}, Moderatorin {f}
presenter {n} (Someone who presents a thing or person)  :: Präsentator {m}, Präsentatorin {f}
present historic tense {n} (tense) SEE: historical present tense  ::
presentiment {n} (a premonition; a feeling that something, often of undesirable nature, is going to happen)  :: Vorahnung {f}
presently {adv} (in the near future)  :: sogleich
present participle {n} (verb form that indicates an ongoing action)  :: Mittelwort der Gegenwart {n}, Partizipium präsentis {n}, Partizip Präsens {n}, Partizip I {n}
present perfect {n} (tense that expresses action in the past with consequences in the present time)  :: Perfekt {n}, Perfektum {n}
present tense {n} (form of language)  :: Präsens {n}
preservation {n} (the act of preserving)  :: Erhaltung {f}
preservative {n} (any agent, natural or artificial that acts to preserve)  :: Konservierungmittel {n}
preserve {v} (to keep; to maintain the condition of.)  :: bewahren, aufrechterhalten
preserve {v} (to protect)  :: erhalten, bewahren
preside {v} (to act as a president or chairperson)  :: den Vorsitz haben, präsidieren
presidency {n} (The office or role of president)  :: Präsidentschaft {f}
presidency {n} (The time during which one is president; a president's term of office)  :: Präsidentschaft {f}
president {n} (the head of state of a republic)  :: Präsident {m}
presidential {adj} (presiding)  :: vorsitzend
presidium {n} (executive committee)  :: Präsidium {n}
pre-Socratic {adj} (related to the pre-Socratic philosophers)  :: vorsokratisch
pre-Socratic {n} (any one of the pre-Socratic philosophers)  :: Vorsokratiker {m}, Vorsokratikerin {f}
press {n} (device used to apply pressure)  :: Presse {f}
press {n} (printed media)  :: Presse {f}
press {n} (printing machine)  :: Druckerpresse {f}
press {n} (publisher) SEE: publisher  ::
press {v}  :: drücken, drängen
press {v} (to apply pressure)  :: drücken
Pressburg {prop} (Bratislava) SEE: Bratislava  ::
press conference {n} (question and answer session with members of television, print and other media)  :: Pressekonferenz {f}
press pot {n} (cafetière) SEE: cafetière  ::
press release {n} (official written media statement)  :: Pressemitteilung {f}, Presseerklärung {f}
pressure {n} (mental strain)  :: Druck {m}
pressure {n} (physics: amount of force divided by area)  :: Druck {m}
pressure cooker {n} (cooking vessel)  :: Dampfkochtopf {m}, Schnellkochtopf {m}
pressure group {n} (advocacy group) SEE: advocacy group  ::
pressure ulcer {n} (bedsore) SEE: bedsore  ::
pressure vessel {n} (container designed to maintain a volume)  :: Druckbehälter {m}
pressurized water reactor {n} (form of nuclear power plant)  :: Druckwasserreaktor {m}
prestige {n} (dignity, status, or esteem)  :: Prestige {n}
prestigious {adj} (of high prestige)  :: prestigeträchtig
presumably {adv} (able to be sensibly presumed)  :: vermutlich, voraussichtlich
presume {v} (to assume to be true, suppose)  :: annehmen, mutmaßen, vermuten
presumption {n} (arrogant behaviour)  :: Überheblichkeit {f}
presumption {n} (the condition upon which something is presumed)  :: Annahme {f}
presumptively {adv} (as is presumed to be the case) SEE: presumably  ::
presumptuous {adj} (going beyond what is proper)  :: anmaßend, überheblich
presuppose {v} (to assume some truth without proof)  :: erfordern, voraussetzen
presupposition {n} (assumption, conjecture, speculation or something supposed without proof)  :: Annahme {f}
presurgical {adj} (occurring before, or in preparation for, surgery)  :: präoperativ
pretend {v} (to allege falsely)  :: vorgeben
pretender {n} (1. A person who professes beliefs and opinions that they do not hold)  :: Betrüger {m}, Angeber {m}, Heuchler {m}
pretender {n} (2. A claimant to an abolished or already occupied throne)  :: Anwärter {m}
pretentious {adj} (marked by an unwarranted claim to importance or distinction)  :: protzig, prätentiös
preterite {n} (preterite tense; simple past)  :: Präteritum {n}
preterite-present verb {n} (a type of verb)  :: Präteritopräsentium {n}, Präteritopräsens {n}
preternatural {adj} (beyond or different from what is natural or according to the regular course of things)  :: außernatürlich
pretext {n} (false, contrived or assumed purpose)  :: Vorwand {m}, Deckmantel {m}, fadenscheinige Begründung {f}
pretext {v} (employ a pretext)  :: etwas vorgeben, einen Vorwand verwenden, etwas vorschützen
pretonic {adj} (immediately preceding a stressed syllable)  :: vortonig
pretty {adj} (especially of women and children: pleasant, attractive)  :: hübsch, schön
pretty {adv} (somewhat)  :: ziemlich, einigermaßen
pretty please {interj} (an emphatic interjection to make commands more polite)  :: bitte schön
pretzel {n} (toasted bread or cracker in the shape of a knot)  :: Brezel {f} {n}, Pretzel {f} {n}, Breze {f}
prevail {v} (To be current, widespread or predominant; to have currency or prevalence)  :: vorherrschen
prevail {v} (To be superior in strength, dominance, influence or frequency; to have or gain the advantage over others; to have the upper hand)  :: die Vorherrschaft erringen (over über), sich durchsetzen (against gegen)
prevalent {adj} (widespread, preferred)  :: vorherrschend, [weit] verbreitet
prevarication {n} (deceit, evasiveness)  :: Ausflucht {m}, Tatsachenverdrehung {f}, Wahrheitsverzerrung {f}
prevarication {n} (deviation from what is right or correct)  :: Verfehlung {f}, Übertretung {f}, Verstoß {m}
prevaricator {n} (one who prevaricates)  :: Tatsachenverdreher {m}, Schönredner {m}, Wahrheitsverdreher {m}, Faktenverfälscher {m}
prevent {v} (to keep from happening)  :: verhindern, vorbeugen
prevention {n}  :: Prävention {f}
prevention {n} (The act of preventing or hindering)  :: Prävention {f}
preventive {adj} (carried out to deter military aggression)  :: präventiv
preventive {adj} (preventing, hindering, or acting as an obstacle to)  :: vorbeugend, präventiv
preventive {adj} (slowing the development of an illness)  :: vorbeugend, präventiv
preverb {n} (word class)  :: Präverb
preview {n} (advance showing of a film, exhibition etc.)  :: Vorschau {f}, Voraufführung {f}
preview {n} (foretaste of something)  :: Vorschau {f}, Vorblick {m}
previous {adj} (prior)  :: vorhergehend
previously {adv} (at an earlier time)  :: zuvor, vorher, früher, ehemals
prey {n} (booty, anything taken by force)  :: Beute {f}
prey {n} (ravage)  :: Beute {f}
prey {n} (that which may be seized by animals)  :: Beute {f}
Priabonian {n} (subdivision of the Eocene epoch)  :: Priabonium
priapism {n} (medical condition)  :: Priapismus {m}
Priapus {prop} (son of Aphrodite and Dionysus)  :: Priapus {m}, Priapos {m}
price {n} (cost of an action or deed)  :: Preis {m}
price {n} (cost required to gain possession of something)  :: Preis {m}
price {v} (determine or put a price on something)  :: schätzen, den Preis festsetzen
priceless {adj} (so precious as not to be sold at any price)  :: preislos, unbezahlbar
price list {n} (list of items with prices)  :: Preisliste {f}
price tag {n} (the tag or sticker attached to a product, displaying its price)  :: Preisschild {n}
prick {n} ((slang) a penis)  :: Pimmel {m}
prickle {n} (A small, sharp pointed object, such as a thorn)  :: Stachel {m}, Dorn {m}
prickle {v} (to cause someone to feel a prickle)  :: prickeln
prickly {adj} (covered with sharp points)  :: stachelig, dornig, Stachel-
prickly {adj} (difficult, hairy)  :: heikel
prickly {adj} (easily irritated)  :: reizbar, gereizt
prickly oak {n} (kermes oak) SEE: kermes oak  ::
prickly pear {n} (any of various spiny cacti of the genus Opuntia)  :: Kaktusfeige {f}
prickly pear {n} (cactus fruit)  :: Kaktusfeige {f}
pride {n} (company of lions)  :: Rudel
pride {n} (proud or disdainful behavior or treatment; insolence or arrogance of demeanor; haughty bearing and conduct)  :: Hochmut {m}, Trotz {m}, Dünkel {m}
pride {n} (quality or state of being proud; inordinate self-esteem; an unreasonable conceit of one's own superiority in talents, beauty, wealth, rank etc.)  :: Hochmut {m}
pride {n} (sense of one's own worth, and abhorrence of what is beneath or unworthy of one)  :: Stolz {m}
pride {n} (small European lamprey (Petromyzon branchialis))  :: kleines Neunauge
pride {n}  :: Stolz {m}, Etelkeit {f}, Hochmut {m}
pride {n} (that of which one is proud; that which excites boasting or self-gratulation; the occasion or ground of self-esteem)  :: Stolz {m}
pride {v} (take or experience pride in something)  :: Stolz sein auf
pride comes before a fall {proverb} (Translations)  :: Hochmut kommt vor dem Fall
priest {n} (clergyman)  :: Priester {m}, Priesterin {f}, Pfarrer {m}, Pfarrerin {f}, Pastor {m}, Pastorin {f}, Seelsorger {m}, Seelsorgerin {f}, Pfaffe {m} [pejorative, jeder Christenmann sei ein Pfaffe], Pfäffin {f} [jedes Christenweib eine Pfäffin]
priestess {n} (woman with religious duties)  :: Priesterin {f}
priesthood {n} (authority)  :: Priestertum
priesthood {n} (clergy)  :: Priestertum
priestly {adj} (of or relating to priests)  :: priesterlich
prim {adj} (prudish)  :: prüde
prima ballerina {n} (lead female dancer)  :: Primaballerina {f}
primacy {n} (the state or condition of being prime or first)  :: Primat {m} {n}
prima donna {n} (opera singer)  :: Primadonna {f}
prima donna {n} (person who considers themself important)  :: Primadonna {f}
primality {n} (condition of being a prime number)  :: Primzahl-Eigenschaft {f}
primal scene {n} (in Freudian theory, the first time a child witnesses (and understands) its parents copulating)  :: Urszene {f}
primal scream {n} (scream produced during primal therapy)  :: Urschrei {m}
primary {adj} (that which is placed ahead of others)  :: primär
primary {n} (ornithology: flight feather)  :: Handschwinge {f}
primary {n} (primary election) SEE: primary election  ::
primary election {n} (preliminary election to select a candidate)  :: Vorwahl {f}
primary key {n} (key in database table)  :: Primärschlüssel {m}
primary school {n} (first formal, obligatory school)  :: Grundschule {f}, [dated] Volksschule {f}
primary source {n} (historical document that was created at or near the time of the events studied, by a known person, for a known purpose)  :: Primärquelle {f}
Primat {n} (champagne bottle)  :: Primat
primate {n} (archbishop or bishop)  :: Primat {m}
primate {n} (mammal)  :: Primat {m}
primatologist {n} (scientist whose speciality is primatology)  :: Primatologe {m}
prime {adj} (first in time, order, or sequence)  :: erste
prime {v} (to apply a coat of primer paint to)  :: grundieren
prime factor {n} (factor)  :: Primfaktor {m}
prime factorization {n} (factorization of a positive integer)  :: Primfaktorzerlegung {f}
prime minister {n} (chief member of the cabinet and head of the government)  :: Premierminister {m}, Premierministerin {f}
prime mover {n} (machine)  :: Antriebsaggregat {n}, Antriebsmaschine {f}, Kraftmaschine {f}
prime number {n} (natural number)  :: Primzahl {f}
primer {n} (children's reading and spelling primer, used to teach the alphabet)  :: Fibel {f}
primer {n} (elementary textbook)  :: ABC-Buch {n}, Abecedarium {n}, Abecedar {n}
primer {n} (layer of paint)  :: Grundierung {f}
primer {n} (small charge used to ignite gunpowder)  :: Zündkapsel {f}
primer {n}  :: Zündkapsel {f}, Grundierung {f}
prime time {n} (block of television programming)  :: Hauptsendezeit {f}, Prime Time {f}
primeval {adj} (belonging to the first ages)  :: urzeitlich
primeval forest {n} (large forest unaffected by humans)  :: Urwald {m}
primitive {adj} (one of the adjectival senses)  :: primitiv
primitive {n}  :: ursprünglich
Primitive Irish {prop} (language)  :: Uririsch
primogeniture {n} (an exclusive right of inheritance belonging to the eldest son)  :: Primogenitur {f}
primordial {adj} (earliest)  :: ursprünglich, Ur-, Frühzeit-
primordial sea {n} (the oceans of the earth in Precambrian or Paleozoic times)  :: Ursuppe
primordial soup {n} (state of the Earth's oceans at a very early time in the planet's history)  :: Ursuppe {f}
Primorsky Krai {prop} (federal subject of Russia)  :: Primorje {n}, Region Primorje {f}
primrose {n} (flower)  :: Primel {f}
primrose {n} (plant of the genus Primula)  :: Primel {f}
primrose {n} (Primula vulgaris)  :: Primel {f}
primula {n} (plant of Primula)  :: Primel {f}
prince {n} ((figuratively) great person)  :: König {m}
prince {n} (male ruler or head of a principality)  :: Fürst {m}
prince {n} (son or male-line grandson of a reigning monarch)  :: Prinz {m}
Prince Albert {n} (piercing through the glans penis)  :: Prinz Albert {m}
prince bishop {n} (bishop who also holds a secular princely rank)  :: Fürstbisschof {m}
Prince Charming {n} (romantically ideal man)  :: Märchenprinz {m}
princely {adj} (relating to a prince)  :: fürstlich
Prince of Darkness {prop} (Satan; the Devil)  :: Fürst der Finsternis {m}
Prince of Peace {prop} (one of the titles of the Messiah)  :: Friedensfürst {m}
Prince of Wales {prop} (royal title)  :: Prince of Wales {m}
princess {n} (female member of royal family)  :: Prinzessin {f}
princess {n} (female monarch, or wife of a ruler)  :: Fürstin {f}
principal {adj} (primary, main)  :: hauptsächlich
principal {n} (the principal administrator of a school)  :: Schulvorsteher {m}, Schulvorsteherin {f}, Schuldirektor {m}, Schulleiter {m}, Schulleiterin {f}
principality {n} (region)  :: Fürstentum {n}
Principality of Albania {prop} (monarchy in Albania from 1914 to 1925)  :: Fürstentum Albanien {n}
principal photography {n} (phase of film production during which the film is actually shot)  :: Dreharbeiten {f-p}
principle {n} (fundamental assumption)  :: Prinzip {n}
principle {n}  :: Prinzip {n} , Prinzipien {p}
principle {n} (rule of nature)  :: Naturgesetz {n}
principle of least astonishment {prop} (user interface principle)  :: Prinzip der geringsten Überraschung {n}
Pringle {n} (individual potato snack of the Pringles brand)  :: Pringle
print {v} (to copy something on a surface, especially by machine)  :: drucken
printable {adj} (worthy or capable of being printed)  :: ausdruckbar, druckbar
printed {adj} (pertaining to something written or published)  :: gedruckt
printed circuit board {n} (board holding chips etc.)  :: Platine {f}
printer {n} (machine used to print text or images)  :: Drucker {m}
printer {n} (one who makes prints)  :: Drucker {m}
printer {n} (operator of a printing press)  :: Drucker {m}
printing house {n} (commercial company)  :: Druckerei {f}, Typographie {f}
printing press {n} (machine for printing)  :: Druckerpresse {f}
printout {n} (A hard copy)  :: Ausdruck {m}
printshop {n} (printing house) SEE: printing house  ::
prion {n} (misfolded protein)  :: Prion {m}
prior {adj} (former) SEE: former  ::
prior {adv} (previously) SEE: previously  ::
prior {n} (a high-ranking member of a monastery, usually lower in rank than an abbot)  :: Prior {m}
prior {n} (a previous criminal offense on someone's record)  :: Vorstrafe {f}
prioritize {v} (to arrange or list in order of priority or importance)  :: priorisieren
priority {n} (attributive use) SEE: prioritized  ::
priority {n} (goal of a person or an organisation)  :: Priorität {f}
priority {n} (item's relative importance)  :: Priorität {f}
priory {n} (monastery or convent governed by a prior or prioress)  :: Priorat {n}
Priscilla {prop} (female given name)  :: Priscilla
prise {n} (prize) SEE: prize  ::
prism {n} (block used to split or reflect light)  :: Prisma {n}
prism {n} (geometry: polyhedron with parallel ends of the same size and shape)  :: Prisma {n}
prismatic colors {n}  :: Regenbogenfarben {p} {p}, Spektralfarben {p}
prismatic colours {n}  :: Regenbogenfarben {f-p} {p}, Spektralfarben {f-p}
prison {n} (confinement in a prison)  :: Haft {f}, Gefangenschaft {f}
prison {n} (place of long-term confinement for those convicted of serious crimes)  :: Gefängnis {n}, Zuchthaus {n}, Kerker {m} [slang]
prison {v} (imprison) SEE: imprison  ::
prisoner {n} (figurative: any person held against his or her will)  :: Gefangener {m}, Gefangene {f}
prisoner {n} (person incarcerated in a prison)  :: Gefangener {m}, Gefangene {f}
prisoner of conscience {n} (person)  :: Gefangener aus Gewissensgründen {m}
prisoner of war {n} (soldier or combatant captured by the enemy)  :: Kriegsgefangener {m}, Kriegsgefangene {f}
prison guard {n} (jailer) SEE: jailer  ::
prissy {adj} (excessively prim, proper, particular or fussy)  :: zimperlich
pristine {adj} (unspoiled)  :: unberührt, jungfräulich
Priština {prop} (city)  :: Priština {n}
privacy {n} (state of being private)  :: Zurückgezogenheit {f}, Privatsphäre {f}
private {adj} (intended only for one's own use)  :: privat
private {adj} (not accessible by the public)  :: privat
private {adj} (not done in the view of others)  :: privat
private detective {n} (any agent hired by a private party for the purpose of investigation or evidence gathering)  :: Privatdetektiv {m}
private eye {n} (A private personal detective)  :: Privatdetektiv {m}, Schnüffler {m}
private key {n} (unpublished key)  :: privater Schlüssel {m}
private law {n} (law)  :: Zivilrecht {n}, Privatrecht {n}
private parts {n} (intimate parts of the human body)  :: Scham {f}, Geschlechtsteile {n-p}, Schamteile {n-p}
private school {n} (fee charging school)  :: Privatschule {f}
private sector {n} (organizations not controlled by government)  :: Privatsektor {m}
privatization {n} (transfer from the government to private ownership)  :: Privatisierung {f}
privatize {v} (to release government control to private industry)  :: privatisieren
privet {interj} (hello) SEE: hello  ::
privet {n} (Any of various shrubs and small trees in the genus Ligustrum)  :: Liguster {m}
privilege {n} (A peculiar benefit, advantage, or favor)  :: Privileg {n}
privilege {v} (to bring or put into a condition of privilege or exemption from evil or danger)  :: privilegieren
privilege {v} (to grant some particular right or exemption to)  :: privilegieren
privileged {adj} (having special privileges)  :: privilegiert
privy {adj} (private, exclusive)  :: geheim
privy {adj} (with knowledge of; party to; let in on)  :: eingeweiht
privy {n} (outdoor toilet)  :: Abort {m}, Klo {n}
prize {n} (honor or reward striven for in a competitive contest)  :: Preis {m}
prize {n} (that which may be won by chance)  :: Preis {m}
Pärnu {prop} (city in Estonia)  :: Pärnu {n}, Pernau {n} [old name]
pro {n} (someone who is very good at something)  :: Profi {m}
proabortionist {n} (one who supports or defends the practice and/or legality of abortion)  :: Abtreibungsbefürworter {m}, Abtreibungsbefürworterin {f}, Abtreibungsfreund {m}, Abtreibungsfreundin {f}
proactive {adj} (acting in advance)  :: proaktiv
probability {n} (mathematical probability)  :: Wahrscheinlichkeit {f}
probability {n} (state of being probable; likelihood)  :: Wahrscheinlichkeit {f}
probability measure {n} (measure on probability space)  :: Wahrscheinlichkeitsmaß {n}
probability space {n} (notion in probability theory)  :: Wahrscheinlichkeitsraum {m}
probability theory {n} (study of probability)  :: Wahrscheinlichkeitstheorie {f}
probable {adj} (likely to be true)  :: glaubhaft, wahrscheinlich
probable {adj} (likely to happen)  :: wahrscheinlich
probably {adv} (in all likelihood)  :: wahrscheinlich
probation {n} (type of sentence)  :: Bewährung {f}
problem {n} (difficulty)  :: Problem {n}
problem {n} (schoolwork exercise)  :: Übung {f}
problematic {adj} (posing a problem)  :: problematisch
problematic {adj}  :: problematisch
problematic {n} (problem in a particular field of study)  :: Problematik {f}
problematical {adj} (problematic) SEE: problematic  ::
proboscis {n} (elongated tube)  :: Rüssel {m}
proboscis {n} (slang: a nose) SEE: schnozzle  ::
procedure {n} (computing: subroutine or function coded to perform a specific task)  :: Unterprogramm {n}
procedure {n} (method for performing a task)  :: Prozedur {f}, Prozedere {n}
procedure {n}  :: Prozedur {f}, Vorgehen {n}
procedure {n} (series of small tasks to accomplish an end)  :: Vorgehen {n}, Vorgehensweise {f}
procedure {n} (set of established forms or methods of an organized body)  :: Prozedur {f}
proceed {v}  :: vorgehen
proceeds {n} (profits) SEE: profits  ::
process {n} (series of events to produce a result)  :: Prozess {m}
process {v} (to use or manipulate data with a software program)  :: verarbeiten
processed cheese {n} (any of several types of natural cheese)  :: Schmelzkäse {m}
processing {n} (action of the verb to process)  :: Verarbeitung {f}
procession {n} (group of people or thing moving along in an orderly manner)  :: Prozession, Umzug {m}
processor {n} (microprocessor)  :: Prozessor {m}
pro-choice {adj} (supportive of abortion rights)  :: Abtreibungs-
proclaim {v} (to announce or declare)  :: verkünden, verkündigen, erklären
proclitic {n} (clitic which joins the following word)  :: proklitisch [adjective], Proklitikon {n}
proclivity {n} (A predisposition or natural inclination, propensity, or a predilection)  :: Hang {m}, Vorliebe {f}, Schwäche {f}
procrastinate {v} (put off; delay something)  :: verschleppen, prokrastinieren
procrastinate {v} (put off; to delay taking action)  :: prokrastinieren
procrastination {n} (act of postponing, delaying or putting off)  :: Aufschub {m}, Prokrastination {f}
procreate {v} (to beget)  :: zeugen, sich fortpflanzen, sich vermehren
procreation {n} (the process by which an organism produces others of its kind)  :: Fortpflanzung {f}
procreation {n} (the sexual activity of conceiving and bearing offspring)  :: Fortpflanzung {n}, Zeugung {f}
proctodeum {n} (back ectodermal part of an alimentary canal)  :: Hinterdarm, Enddarm
procure {v}  :: beschaffen, besorgen
procure {v} (To acquire or obtain an item or service)  :: beschaffen, erwerben
procurement {n} (act of procuring or obtaining)  :: Beschaffung
procurement {n} (purchasing department of a company)  :: Einkauf {m}
Procyon {prop} (Star)  :: Prokyon
prod {v} (encourage)  :: anspornen, ermutigen
prod {v} (poke)  :: stoßen
prodigal {adj} (wastefully extravagant)  :: verschwenderisch
prodigal son {n} (one who returns)  :: verlorener Sohn {m}
prodigious {adj} (gigantic or huge)  :: ungeheuer, gewaltig
prodigy {n} (amazing or marvellous thing)  :: Wunder {n}
prodigy {n} (extremely talented person, especially a child)  :: Wunderkind {n} (child), Hochbegabter {m}, Hochbegabte {f}, Genie {n}
prodigy {n} (something from which omens are drawn)  :: Orakel
produce {n} (harvested agricultural goods collectively)  :: Obst und Gemüse
produce {n} (items produced)  :: Produkt {n}
produce {n} (offspring) SEE: offspring  ::
produce {v} (to make available to)  :: vorlegen
produce {v} (to make or manufacture)  :: produzieren, herstellen
produce {v} (to sponsor and present (a motion picture, etc))  :: produzieren
producer {n} (in arts)  :: Produzent {m}
producer {n} (in economics)  :: Hersteller {m}
product {n} (any tangible output)  :: Produkt {n}
product {n} (commodity for sale)  :: Produkt {n}
product {n} (consequence of efforts)  :: Produkt {n}
product {n} (multiplication result)  :: Produkt {n}
product {n} (result of chemical reaction)  :: Produkt {n}, Reaktionsprodukt {n}
production {n} (the act of being produced)  :: Produktion {f}
production {n} (the act of producing)  :: Produktion {f}, Herstellung {f}
production {n} (the presentation of a theatrical work)  :: Inszenierung {f}
production {n} (the total amount produced)  :: Produktion {f}
productive {adj} (capable of producing something, especially in abundance; fertile)  :: produktiv
productive {adj} (consistently applicable to any of an open set of words)  :: produktiv
productivity {n} (state of being productive)  :: Produktivität {f}, Leistungsfähigkeit {f}
product placement {n} (a form of advertising)  :: Product-Placement {n}, Produktplatzierung {f}
profane {adj}  :: profan
profanity {n} (obscene, lewd or abusive language)  :: Fluch {m}
profanity {n} (quality of being profane)  :: Profanität {f}
profession {n} (occupation)  :: Beruf {m}
professional {adj} (expert)  :: professionell
professional {adj} (of, pertaining to, or in accordance with the standards of a profession)  :: professionell, Berufs-
professional {adj} (that is carried out as a livelihood)  :: berufsmäßig, professionell
professional {n} (expert)  :: Profi {m}
professional {n} (person who earns his living from a specified activity)  :: Profi {m}, Professioneller {m}, Professionelle {f}
professional wrestling {n} (Entertainment characterized by choreographed wrestling)  :: Wrestling {n}
professor {n} (a higher ranking for a teacher or faculty member at a college or university)  :: Professor {m}, Professorin {f}
proficiency {n} (ability or skill)  :: Kompetenz {f}, Können {n}, Begabung {f}
proficiency {n} (knowledge)  :: Kenntnisse {f-p}
proficient {adj} (skilled)  :: tüchtig, fähig, kompetent, befähigt, bewandert, erfahren, sachkundig, geübt
proficient {n} (expert)  :: Fachmann {m}, Fachfrau {f}, Meister {m}, Meisterin {f}
profit {n} (benefit)  :: Gewinn {m}, Profit {m}
profit {v}  :: profitieren
profitable {adj} (producing profit)  :: gewinnbringend, profitabel, lukrativ
profiteer {n} (one who makes an unreasonable profit not justified by their corresponding assumption of risk)  :: Profitmacher {m}, Profiteur {m}
profit warning {n} (an announcement by a company that its profits are likely to be less than expected)  :: Gewinnwarnung {f}
profligacy {n} (careless wastefulness)  :: Verschwendung {f}
pro forma {adj} (for the sake of form only)  :: pro forma, der Form wegen, der Form halber
profound {adj}  :: tief, profund
profoundly {adv} (deeply) SEE: deeply  ::
profusion {n} (abundance)  :: Überfluss {m}
progenitor {n} (an ancestral form of a species)  :: Vorfahr {m}, Vorfahre {m}
progenitor {n} (an individual from which (a) people(s) descend)  :: Ahn {m}, Vorfahr {m}, Vorfahre {m}
progenitor {n} (any of a person's direct ancestors)  :: Ahn {m}, Stammvater {m}, Vorfahr {m}, Vorfahre {m}
progenitor {n} (a predecessor of something)  :: Vorläufer {m}
progenitor {n} (founder) SEE: founder  ::
progenitor {n} (someone who originates something)  :: Erzeuger {m}, Erzeugerin {f}
progeny {n} (offspring)  :: Nachkommen {m-p}
prognathic {adj} (prognathous) SEE: prognathous  ::
prognosis {n}  :: Prognose {f}
prognosticate {v} (predict, foretell)  :: prognostizieren
program {n} (leaflet listing information about a play, game or other activity)  :: Programm {n}
program {n} (performance of a show or other broadcast on radio or television)  :: Programm {n}, Sendung {f}
program {n} (set of structured activities)  :: Programm {n}
program {n} (software application)  :: Programm {n}
program {v} (to enter a program or other instructions into a computer)  :: programmieren
program {v} (to put together the schedule of an event)  :: programmieren
programmable logic controller {n} (programmable electronic device)  :: Speicherprogrammierbare Steuerung {f}
programmatically {adv} (programming: doing something by code)  :: programmatisch
programme {n} (programme) SEE: program  ::
programmer {n} (one who designs software)  :: Programmierer {m}, Programmiererin {f}
programming {n} (activity of writing a computer program)  :: Programmierung {f}, Programmieren {n}
programming language {n} (code of reserved words and symbols)  :: Programmiersprache {f}
programming principle {n} (software principle)  :: Programmierprinzip {n}
progredient {adj} (progressive)  :: progredient
progress {n} (advance or growth of civilization)  :: Fortschritt {m}
progress {n} (a moving forward)  :: Fortschritt {m}
progress bar {n} (computing: a bar that indicates the progression of a task)  :: Fortschrittsbalken {m}
progression {n} (mathematical sequence)  :: Progression {f}, Reihe {f}
progression {n} (moving from one thing to another)  :: Fortschreiten {n}
progressive {adj} (continuous) SEE: continuous  ::
progressive {adj} (favouring or promoting progress; advanced)  :: fortschrittlich
progressive {adj} (increasing in rate as the taxable amount increases)  :: progressiv
prohibit {v} (to proscribe officially)  :: verbieten
prohibited {adj} (forbidden)  :: verboten
prohibition {n} (law that prohibits something)  :: Verbot {n}
Prohibition {prop} (period)  :: Alkoholprohibition {f}, Prohibition {f}
project {n} (planned endeavor)  :: Projekt {n}
project {v} (cast (image/shadow))  :: projizieren (Bild), werfen (Bild, Schatten)
project {v} (extend beyond a surface)  :: ragen, hervorragen, herausragen, vorspringen, vorstehen, überstehen
project {v} (extend outward)  :: ausfahren
project {v} (make plans for; forecast)  :: projektieren, planen; hochrechnen, erwarten, vorhersagen, voraussagen, vorausberechnen
project {v} (present, convey an image)  :: ausstrahlen, (sich) präsentieren, (sich) darstellen
projectile {n} (object intended to be or having been fired from a weapon)  :: Projektil {n}, Geschoss {n}
projectile {n}  :: Projektil {n}, Geschoß {n}
projectile vomit {v} (vomit with great expulsive force)  :: strahlkotzen [vulgar]
projection {n} (display of an image by a projector)  :: Projektion {f}
projection {n} (forecast or prognosis obtained by extrapolation)  :: Prognose {f}, Vorhersage {f}
projection {n} (something which projects)  :: Vorsprung {m}
project manager {n} (a professional in the field of project management)  :: Projektleiter {m}, Projektleiterin {f}
projector {n} (optical device)  :: Projektor {m}
prolative {n} (prolative case) SEE: prolative case  ::
prolepsis {n} (grammatical construction)  :: Prolepsis {f}
proletarian {adj} (relating to proletariat)  :: proletarisch
proletarian {n} (A member of the proletariat)  :: Proletarier {m}, Proletarierin {f}
proletariat {n} (lowest class of citizens in Rome)  :: Proletariat {n}
proletariat {n} (working class or lower class)  :: Proletariat {n}
pro-life {adj} (opposed to abortion)  :: Anti-Abtreibungs-
proliferate {v} (to increase in number or spread)  :: sich ausbreiten, sich vermehren
proliferation {n} (the act of increasing or rising)  :: Zunahme {f}, Verstärkung {f}, Vergrößerung {f}
proliferation {n} (the process by which an organism produces others of its kind)  :: Sprossung {f}, Knospung {f}
proliferation {n} (the spread of weapons of mass destruction)  :: Verbreitung {f}
prolific {adj} (Fertile, producing offspring or fruit in great abundance)  :: fruchtbar
prolific {adj} (Similarly producing results or works in abundance)  :: produktiv
proline {n} (nonessential amino acid; C5H9NO2)  :: Prolin {n}
prolix {adj} (tediously lengthy)  :: weitschweifig
prolly {adv} (eye dialect spelling of probably)  :: wahrscheinlich
prolocutrix {n} (female prolocutor) SEE: spokeswoman  ::
prolog {n} (prologue) SEE: prologue  ::
prologue {n} (speech or section used as an introduction, especially to a play or novel)  :: Prolog {n}
prolong {v} (to extend in space or length)  :: ausdehnen
prolong {v} (to lengthen in time; to extend the duration of; to draw out; to continue)  :: verlängern
prolong {v} (to lengthen temporally; to put off to a distant time; to postpone)  :: hinauszögern
prolonged abortion {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion  ::
prom {n} (a formal ball)  :: Ball {m}, Abschlussball {m}, Prom {f}, Promenade {f}
promenade {n} (place to walk)  :: Promenade {f}
promenade {v} (to walk)  :: spazieren gehen
Prometheus {prop} (Greek mythological figure)  :: Prometheus {m}
promethium {n} (chemical element)  :: Promethium {n}
prominence {n} (bulge)  :: Protuberanz {f}
prominent {adj} (eminent, distinguished above others)  :: prominent
prominent {adj} (likely to attract attention)  :: hervorstechend
prominent {adj} (projecting, protuberant)  :: überstehend, hervorstehend
promiscuous {adj} (indiscriminate in choice of sexual partners)  :: freizügig, sexuell freizügig
promiscuous {adj} (made up of various disparate elements mixed together)  :: zusammengewürfelt, bunt gemischt
promiscuous {adj} (made without careful choice; indiscriminate)  :: wahllos, willkürlich, unüberlegt
promiscuousness {n} (promiscuity) SEE: promiscuity  ::
promise {n} (transaction)  :: Versprechen {n}
promise {n} (vow)  :: Versprechen {n}
promise {v} (to commit to something or action)  :: versprechen
Promised Land {prop} (land promised by God)  :: gelobtes Land {n}, Gelobtes Land {n}
promising {adj} (showing promise, and likely to develop in a desirable fashion)  :: vielversprechend
promissory note {n} (document saying that someone owes a specific amount of money)  :: Wechsel {m}, Schuldschein {m}
promontory {n} (a high point of land extending into a body of water, headland; cliff)  :: Landzunge
promote {v} (raise someone to a more important, responsible, or remunerative job or rank)  :: befördern, promovieren
promotion {n} (advancement in position)  :: Beförderung {f}
promotion {n} (dissemination of information)  :: Förderung {f}, Werbung {f}
prompt {n} (a computer prompt)  :: Eingabeaufforderung {f}
prompter {n} (person in a theater)  :: Souffleur {m}, Souffleuse {f}
promptitude {n} (promptness) SEE: promptness  ::
pronaos {n} (the inner area of the portico of a Greek or Roman temple)  :: Pronaos {m}
prone {adj} (inclined, sloped)  :: schräg
prone {adj} (lying face downward; prostrate)  :: in Bauchlage
prone {adj} (predisposed)  :: anfällig, geneigt
prone to {adv} (inclined to; having a tendency to)  :: anfällig für
pronghorn {n} (North American mammal)  :: Gabelbock {m}
pronominal {adj} (of a pronoun)  :: fürwörtlich, [linguistics] pronominal
pronominal adverb {n} (type of adverb)  :: Pronominaladverb {n}
pronoun {n} (pronoun)  :: Pronomen {n}
pronounce {v} (to officially declare)  :: verkünden
pronounce {v} (to sound out a word)  :: aussprechen
pronouncing dictionary {n} (dictionary that provides pronunciations of words) SEE: pronunciation dictionary  ::
pronunciation {n} (standard sound of a word)  :: Aussprache {f}
pronunciation {n} (way in which words are pronounced)  :: Aussprache {f}
pronunciation dictionary {n} (dictionary that provides pronunciations of words)  :: Aussprachewörterbuch {n}
proof {n} (any effort, process, or operation designed to establish or discover a fact or truth)  :: Beweis {m}
-proof {suffix} (denoting an impervious quality)  :: -fest, -sicher
proofread {v} (to check for errors in spelling and grammar)  :: Korrektur lesen
proofreader {n} (person who proofreads)  :: Korrekturleser {m}
proofreader {n} (person whose occupation is to proofread)  :: Korrekturleser {m}, Korrektor {m}
proofreading {n} (act or process by which a document is proofread)  :: Korrekturlesen {n}, Korrektorat {n}
prop {n} (object placed against or under another, to support it)  :: Stütze {f}
propaedeutic {adj} (providing preparatory or introductory teaching)  :: propädeutisch
propaedeutic {n} (course or instruction providing preparatory or introductory teaching)  :: Propädeutik {f}
propaganda {n} (concerted set of messages)  :: Propaganda {f}
propagate {v} (cause to spread to extend)  :: verbreiten
propagate {v} (to have young or issue)  :: sich vermehren
propane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C3H8)  :: Propan {n}
propanol {n} (either of two isomeric aliphatic alcohols)  :: Propanol {n}
propanone {n} (C3H6O)  :: Propanon {n}
propel {v} (to cause to move in a certain direction)  :: antreiben
propeller {n} (mechanical device used to propel)  :: Propeller {m}
propelling pencil {n} (mechanical pencil) SEE: mechanical pencil  ::
propene {n} (organic compound of the formula C3H6)  :: Propen {n}
propenoic {adj} (acrylic) SEE: acrylic  ::
propensity {n} (tendency)  :: Neigung {f}, Tendenz {f}
proper {adj} (belonging to oneself or itself, own)  :: eigen
proper {adj} (complete, thorough)  :: richtig
proper {adj} (entitled to its name, true)  :: richtig
proper {adj} (fit, suitable)  :: richtig, passend, angemessen
proper {adj} (grammar: designating a particular person, place or thing)  :: Eigenname {m} (proper noun)
proper {adj} (informal: utter)  :: richtig
proper {adj} (in the very strictest sense of the word)  :: eigentlich
properly {adv} (in a proper manner)  :: ordnungsgemäß, ordentlich, richtig
proper noun {n} (The name of a particular person, place, organization or other individual entity)  :: Eigenname {m}
proper subset {n} (a set that is a subset of but no equal to another set)  :: echte Teilmenge {f}
property {n} (attribute or abstract quality associated with an object, individual or concept)  :: Eigenschaft {f}
property {n} (computing: an editable parameter associated with an application, or its value)  :: Eigenschaft {n}
property {n}  :: Eigentum
property {n} (exclusive right of possessing, enjoying and disposing of a thing)  :: Eigentum {n}
property {n} (piece of real estate)  :: Anwesen {n}, Grundbesitz {m}, Grundstück {n}
property {n} (something owned)  :: Eigentum {n}, Besitz {m}
property law {n} (area of law concerned with property rights)  :: Sachenrecht {n}
property tax {n} (tax based on the value of property)  :: Grundsteuer {f}
propfan {n} (modified turbofan)  :: Propellergebläse {n}, Propfan {m}
prophecy {n} (prediction)  :: Prophezeiung {f}
prophesy {v} (to preach)  :: prophezeien
prophesy {v} (to predict)  :: prophezeien
prophesy {v} (to speak as a prophet)  :: prophezeien
prophet {n} (one who foretells the future)  :: Prophet {m}, Prophetin {f}
prophet {n} (one who speaks by divine inspiration)  :: Prophet {m}, Prophetin {f}
prophetess {n} (female prophet)  :: Prophetin {f}
prophetic {adj} (of, or relating to a prophecy or a prophet)  :: prophetisch
prophylaxis {n} (prevention of, or protective treatment for disease)  :: Prophylaxe {f}
propinquity {n} (proximity) SEE: proximity  ::
propiska {n} (system of mandatory registration in ex-USSR)  :: Propiska {f}, Anmeldung
propolis {n} (glue-like substance)  :: Propolis {f}
proponency {n} (advocacy) SEE: advocacy  ::
proponent {n} (one who supports something)  :: Befürworter {m}, Fürsprecher {m}
proportion {n} (quantity that is part of the whole)  :: Proportion {f}
proportional {adj} (at a constant ratio (to))  :: proportional
proportionality {n} (the property of being proportional)  :: Proportionalität {f}
proportionally {adv} (in proportion)  :: proportional
proposal {n} (that which is proposed)  :: Vorschlag {m}
propose {v} (to ask for one's hand in marriage)  :: einen Heiratsantrag machen
propose {v} (to suggest a plan or course of action)  :: vorschlagen
proposition {n} (an assertion which is provably true, but not important enough to be a theorem)  :: Satz {m}
propositional calculus {n} (propositional logic) SEE: propositional logic  ::
propositional logic {n} (formal deductive system)  :: Aussagenlogik {f}
proprietary {adj} (manufactured exclusively by the IPR owner)  :: proprietär
proprietor {n}  :: Besitzer {m}, Inhaber {m}
proprietor {n} (owner)  :: Inhaber {m}, Inhaberin {f}, Besitzer {m}, Besitzerin {f}
propriety {n} (correctness in behaviour and morals)  :: Schicklichkeit {f}, Tugendhaftigkeit {f}
propriety {n}  :: Schicklichkeit {f}
propulsion {n} (force causing movement)  :: Antrieb {m}
propylene {n} (organic compound of the formula C3H6)  :: Propylen {n}
propyne {n} (alkyne)  :: Propin {n}
pro rata {adv} (in proportion to some factor)  :: pro rata, verhältnismäßig, proportional
prorogue {v} (to defer)  :: verschieben, aufschieben
prorogue {v} (to prolong or extend)  :: verlängern
prorogue {v} (to suspend a parliamentary session)  :: vertagen
prosaic {adj} (overly plain or simple, to the point of being boring; humdrum)  :: prosaisch
prosaic {adj} (pertaining to or having the characteristics of prose)  :: prosaisch
pros and cons {n} (for and against)  :: Für und Wider {p}
proscenium {n} (ancient theatre: row of columns at the front the scene building)  :: Bühnenfassade
proscenium {n} (proscenium arch) SEE: proscenium arch  ::
prosciutto {n} (dry-cured ham from Italy)  :: Pršut {m}, Prsut {m}, Schinken {m}
proscribe {v} (denounce)  :: verbieten
proscribe {v} (forbid or prohibit)  :: verbieten
prose {n} (written language not intended as poetry)  :: Prosa {f}
prosecute {v}  :: strafrechtlich verfolgen [law], belangen, bestrafen
prosecutor {n} (a lawyer who decides whether to charge a person with a crime)  :: Staatsanwalt {m}, Staatsanwältin {f}
proselyte {n} (one who has converted to a religion)  :: Proselyt {m}, Judengenosse {m} (a gentile converted to Judaism)
proselytize {v} (to convert to one’s own faith)  :: bekehren, missionieren
proselytize {v} (to induce people to join a cause)  :: bekehren, missionieren
prosimian {n} (primate suborder)  :: Halbaffen
prosodic {adj} (prosody)  :: prosodisch
prosody {n} (linguistics: study of rhythm and other attributes in speech)  :: Prosodie {f}
prosody {n} (poetry: study of poetic meter etc)  :: Verslehre
proso millet {n} (P. miliaceum)  :: Rispenhirse {f}
prosopagnosia {n} (disorder of face perception)  :: Prosopagnosie {f}
prospective {adj} (likely or expected to happen or become)  :: voraussichtlich
prospector {n} (person)  :: Goldsucher {m}, Prospektor {m}
prosper {v} (to be successful)  :: gedeihen, prosperieren, florieren
prosperity {n} (prosperity)  :: Prosperität {f}, Wohlstand {m}
prosperous {adj} (characterized by success)  :: blühend, florierend, erfolgreich
prosperous {adj} (favorable)  :: günstig
prosperous {adj} (well off; affluent)  :: wohlhabend, reich
prostate {n} (prostate gland)  :: Prostata {f}, Vorsteherdrüse {f}
prostate gland {n} (prostate) SEE: prostate  ::
prostatic adenocarcinoma {n} (prostate cancer) SEE: prostate cancer  ::
prostatitis {n} (inflammation of the prostate)  :: Prostataentzündung {f}, Entzündung der Prostata {f}, Prostatitis {f}
prosthesis {n} (artificial replacement for a body part)  :: Prothese {f}
prosthesis {n} (prothesis) SEE: prothesis  ::
prosthetic {n} (prosthesis) SEE: prosthesis  ::
prostitute {n} (a person having sex for profit)  :: Prostituierte {m} {f}, Hure {f}, Dirne {f}
prostitute {v} (to make another person, or organisation, prostitute themselves)  :: prostituieren
prostitute {v} (to perform sexual activity for money)  :: sich prostituieren
prostitution {n} (having sex for profit)  :: Prostitution {f}
prostokvasha {n} (soured milk)  :: Dickmilch {f}, Sauermilch {f}
prostyle {n} (building)  :: Prostylos {m}
protactinium {n} (chemical element)  :: Protactinium {n}
protagonist {n} (main character)  :: Protagonist {m}, Protagonistin {f}, Hauptfigur {f}, Held {m}
protect {v} (to keep safe)  :: schützen
protected {adj} (defended)  :: geschützt
protecting group {n} (chemical entity that is temporarily reacted with a functional group)  :: Schutzgruppe {f}
protection {n} (process of keeping safe)  :: Schutz {m}
protectionism {n} (A policy of protecting the domestic producers of a product by imposing tariffs, quotas or other barriers on imports)  :: Protektionismus {m}
protection money {n} (money regular interval, extorted by criminals threatening to cause harm)  :: Schutzgeld {n}
protective {adj} (serving, intended or wishing to protect)  :: Schutz-
protector {n} (someone who protects or guards)  :: Beschützer {m}
protectorate {n} (government by a protector)  :: Protektorat {n}
Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia {prop} (protectorate of Nazi Germany)  :: Protektorat Böhmen und Mähren
protein {n} (biochemistry: a large, complex molecule composed of long chains of amino acids)  :: Protein {n}
protein {n} (one of three major classes of food)  :: Protein {n}
proteomics {n} (branch of molecular biology)  :: Proteomik {f}
Proterozoic {prop} (Proterozoic eon)  :: Proterozoikum {n}
protest {n} (collective gesture of disapproval: demonstration)  :: Demonstration {f}
protest {n} (formal objection)  :: Protest {m}
protest {v} (mostly US: to object to)  :: Einspruch erheben, Einwände äußern
protest {v} (to make a strong objection)  :: demonstrieren, protestieren
Protestant {adj} (Protestant)  :: protestantisch, evangelisch
Protestant {n} (someone who is a member of such a denomination)  :: Protestant {m}, Protestantin {f}
Protestantism {n} (Protestant Christian denomination)  :: Protestantismus {m}
protester {n} (person who protests)  :: Protestant {m}, Protestierender {m}, Protestierer {m}, Protestler {m}
protégé {n} (person who is guided and supported)  :: Protegé {m}, Schützling {m}
protist {n} (eukaryotic unicellular organisms)  :: Protist {m}
protium {n} (lightest isotope of hydrogen)  :: Protium {n}
proto- {prefix} ((linguistics) ancestor of a family of languages)  :: ur-
protocol {v} (to make a protocol of)  :: protokollieren
Proto-Germanic {prop} (hypothetical prehistoric ancestor language)  :: Urgermanisch {n}
Proto-Indo-European {adj} (pertaining to the Proto-Indo-European language, or the people who spoke it)  :: urindogermanisch
Proto-Indo-European {prop} (ancestor language of most European and Indian languages)  :: Urindogermanisch {n}
Proto-Indo-Germanic {prop} (Proto-Indo-European) SEE: Proto-Indo-European  ::
proto-language {n} (common ancestor language)  :: Ursprache {f}
protologism {n} (a newly coined word or phrase defined in the hope that it will become common)  :: Protologismus {m}
proton {n} (positively charged nucleon)  :: Proton {n}
proton capture {n} (nuclear reaction)  :: Protoneneinfang {m}
Proto-Norse {prop} (Indo-European language)  :: Urnordisch {n}
protoplanet {n} (astronomical object)  :: Protoplanet
Proto-Slavic {adj} (of or pertaining to Proto-Slavic language or people who spoke it)  :: urslawisch
Proto-Slavic {prop} (Proto-Slavic)  :: Urslawisch {n}
prototype {n} (an original object or form which is a basis for other objects)  :: Prototyp {m}
prototype pattern {n} (creational design pattern)  :: Prototyp {m}
prototyping {n} (creation of prototypes)  :: Musterentwicklung {f}, Prototypenentwicklung {f}, Prototyping {n}
protozoal {adj} (protozoan) SEE: protozoan  ::
protozoan {n} (any of a diverse group of eukaryotes)  :: Protozoon {n}
protractor {n} (a circular or semicircular tool for measuring angles)  :: Winkelmesser
protrude {v} (to extend from)  :: herausragen, hervorragen, herausstehen
protuberance {n} (Something that protrudes)  :: Protuberanz {f}
protuberant {adj} (bulging outward)  :: protuberant
proud {adj}  :: [1] stolz, prahlerisch
proud {adj} (gratified, feeling honoured, feeling satisfied)  :: stolz
proud {adj} (having a too high opinion of oneself; arrogant, supercilious)  :: stolz
proud as a peacock {adj} (extremely proud)  :: stolz wie ein Pfau
provable {adj} (of a statement or hypothesis, that can be proven)  :: belegbar, beweisbar
prove {v} (to demonstrate that something is true; to give proof for)  :: beweisen, prüfen
prove {v} (to turn out; to manifest)  :: sich herausstellen, sich zeigen
Provençal {prop} (language spoken in Provence)  :: Provenzalisch
provenance {n} (in arts: the history of ownership of a work of art)  :: Provenienz {f}
provenance {n} (of a person: background, history, place of origin, ancestry)  :: Herkunft {f}
provenance {n} (place or source of origin)  :: Herkunft {f}
Provence {prop} (region in France)  :: Provence {f}
proverb {n} (phrase expressing a basic truth)  :: Sprichwort {n}, Denkspruch {m}
proverbial {adj} (of a proverb)  :: sprichwörtlich
proverbial {adj} (widely known; famous)  :: sprichwörtlich
provide {v} (to furnish with)  :: versehen
provided {conj} (only if)  :: sofern
providence {n} (careful guardianship exercised by a deity)  :: Vorsehung {f}
providence {n} (manifestation of divine care or direction)  :: Fügung {f}
providence {n} (prudent care and management of resources; thirftiness)  :: Vorsorge {f}, Umsicht {f}
Providence {prop} (Capital of Rhode Island)  :: Providence
provident {adj} (demonstrating consideration for the future)  :: vorausschauend, vorsorgend, vorsorglich
provider {n} (provider)  :: Versorger {m}
province {n} (A subdivision of government usually one step below the national level)  :: Provinz {f}, Land {n}
provincial {adj} (of or pertaining to a province)  :: provinziell, provinzial
provincialism {n} (To be provincial)  :: Provinzialismus
provision {n} (An item of goods or supplies obtained for future use)  :: Provision {f}
provisional {adj} (temporary)  :: provisorisch
proviso {n} (conditional provision to an agreement)  :: Bedingung {f}, Vorbehalt {m}, Vorbehaltsklausel {f}
Provo {prop} (city in Utah)  :: Provo
provocateur {n} (one who engages in provocative behavior)  :: Provokateur {m}, Provokateurin {f}
provocation {n} (act of provoking)  :: Provokation {f}
provocative {adj} (tending to provoke strong negative feeling)  :: provokant
provoke {v} (to cause to become angry)  :: provozieren
provost {n}  :: Provost {m}
prow {n} (fore part of a vessel; bow)  :: Bug {m}, Bugüberhang {m}
prowess {n} (distinguished bravery or courage, especially in battle; heroism)  :: Heldenmut {m}, Tapferkeit {f}
prowess {n} (skillfulness and manual ability; adroitness or dexterity)  :: Können {n}, Fähigkeiten {p}
Proxima Centauri {prop} (a red dwarf star)  :: Proxima Centauri
proximity {n} (closeness; the state of being near as in space, time, or relationship)  :: Nähe {f}, Nachbarschaft {f}
proxy {n} (agent or substitute authorized to act for another person)  :: Stellvertreter {m}, Stellvertreterin {f}
proxy {n} (authority to act for another, especially when written)  :: Bevollmächtigte {f}, Bevollmächtigter {m}, Vollmacht {f}, Prokura
proxy {n} ((software) An interface for a service)  :: Proxyserver {m}
proxy pattern {n} (structural design pattern)  :: Stellvertreter {m}
proxy server {n} (hardware server)  :: Proxyserver {m}, Proxy {m}, Proxy-Server {m}
proxy war {n} (war where two powers use third parties)  :: Stellvertreterkrieg {m}
præstige {n} (Archaic spelling of prestige) SEE: prestige  ::
prude {n} (A person who is or tries to be excessively proper)  :: prüde Person {f}
prudence {n} (The quality or state of being prudent)  :: Klugheit {f}, Umsicht {f}, Besonnenheit {f}
prudent {adj} (sagacious in adapting means to ends)  :: umsichtig, vorsichtig
prudery {n} (condition of being prudish; prudishness)  :: Prüderie {f}
prudery {n} (prudish behaviour)  :: Prüderie {f}
prudish {adj} (exaggeratedly proper)  :: prüde
prudishness {n} (condition of being prudish; prudery)  :: Prüderie {f}
prune {n} (dried plum)  :: Backpflaume {f}, Trockenpflaume {f}
prune {n} (plum) SEE: plum  ::
prune {v} ((figuratively) cut down or shorten)  :: beschneiden
prune {v} (trim a tree or shrub)  :: ausschneiden, schneiden
prurience {n} (the quality of being prurient)  :: Geilheit {f}, Lüsternheit {f}
prusik {n} (friction hitch)  :: Prusik {m}, Prusikknoten {m}
Prussia {prop} (former baltic country)  :: Prußen
Prussia {prop} (geographical area)  :: Preußen
Prussia {prop} (German province)  :: Preußen {n} (in Switzerland also written Preussen {n})
Prussian {adj} (of Prussia)  :: preußisch
Prussian {n} (citizen of German state of Prussia)  :: Preuße {m}, Preußin {f}, Borusse {m}
Prussian {n} (member of or person descended from the Baltic ethnic group which inhabited Prussia)  :: Pruße
Prussian {n} (member of or person descended from the German ethnic group which settled in Prussia)  :: Preuße
Prussian {n} (native or inhabitant of the geographical region of Prussia)  :: Preuße {m}, Preußin {f}
Prussian {prop} (language)  :: Prußisch {n}, Altpreußisch {n}
Prussian blue {n} (colour)  :: Berliner Blau, Preußischblau {n}
Prussian blue {n} (pigment)  :: Berliner Blau, Preußisch Blau {n}
pry {n} (lever)  :: Hebel {m}
pry {v} (to look where one is not welcome; to be nosey)  :: schnüffeln
pry {v} (use leverage to open or widen)  :: aufhebeln
Przewalski's horse {n} (Equus ferus przewalskii)  :: Przewalski-Pferd {n}
psalm {n} (a hymn collected into one book of the Old Testament)  :: Psalm {m}
psalm {n} (sacred song)  :: Psalm {m}
Psalms {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Psalmen {m-p}
psalter {n} (The Book of Psalms)  :: Psalter {m}
psalterium {n} (omasum) SEE: omasum  ::
pseudo {adj} (insincere) SEE: insincere  ::
pseudo {adj} (spurious) SEE: spurious  ::
pseudo-anglicism {n} (word falsely believed to resemble English)  :: Scheinanglizismus {m}, Pseudoanglizismus {m}
pseudocode {n} (description of a computer programming algorithm)  :: Pseudocode {f}
pseudoephedrine {n} (sympathomimetic alkaloid)  :: Pseudoephedrin {n}
pseudofruit {n} (accessory fruit) SEE: accessory fruit  ::
pseudologue {n} (pathological liar)  :: Pseudologe {m}
pseudonym {n} (fictious name)  :: Pseudonym {n}
pseudo-Riemannian manifold {n} (generalization of a Riemannian manifold)  :: pseudo-riemannsche Mannigfaltigkeit
pseudoscience {n} (purported science)  :: Pseudowissenschaft {f}
pseudoscientific {adj} (of, relating to, or employing pseudoscience)  :: pseudowissenschaftlich
pseudoscorpion {n} (arachnid)  :: Pseudoskorpion {m}
pshaw {interj} (indicating disapproval, irritation, impatience or disbelief)  :: pah
psi {n} (Greek letter)  :: Psi {n}
Pskov {prop} (a city in Russia)  :: Pskow {n}, Pleskau {n}
psoriasis {n} (facial skin disease)  :: Schuppenflechte {f}
psyche {n} (the human soul, mind, or spirit)  :: Psyche {f}
psyched {adj} (thrilled)  :: aufgeregt, [colloquial] aufgedreht
psychedelic {adj} (of, containing or generating hallucinations, etc.)  :: psychedelisch, bewusstseinserweiternd
psychiatric {adj} (of, or relating to, psychiatry)  :: psychiatrisch
psychiatrist {n} (doctor specializing in psychiatry)  :: Psychiater {m}, Psychiaterin {f}
psychiatry {n} (branch of medicine dealing with mental illness)  :: Psychiatrie {f}, Seelenheilkunde {f}
psycho {n} (person acting in a bizarre or dangerous manner)  :: Verrückte {m} {f}
psycho {n} (psychotic or otherwise insane person)  :: Psycho {m} [slang], Psychopath {m}
psycho- {prefix} (relating to the mind)  :: psycho-
psychoactive {adj} (pharmacology: affecting the mind or mental processes)  :: psychoaktiv
psychoanalysis {n} (family of psychological theories)  :: Psychoanalyse {f}
psychokinesis {n} (movement inanimate objects by the use of psychic power)  :: Psychokinese, Telekinese
psycholinguistics {n} (study of comprehension and production of language)  :: Psycholinguistik {f}, Sprachpsychologie {f}
psychological {adj} (of or pertaining to psychology)  :: psychologisch
psychologically {adv} (in a psychological manner)  :: psychologisch, seelisch
psychologist {n} (expert in the field of psychology)  :: Psychologe {m}, Psychologin {f}
psychology {n} (study of the human mind)  :: Psychologie {f}, [dated] Seelenkunde {f}
psychology {n} (the mental characteristics of a particular individual)  :: Psychologie {f}
psychology {n} (the study of animal behavior)  :: Psychologie {f}
psychology {n} (the study of the human behavior)  :: Psychologie {f}
psychometry {n} (paranormal ability)  :: Psychometrie
psychopath {n} (person diagnosed with antisocial or dissocial personality disorder)  :: Psychopath {m}, Psychopatin {f}
psychopath {n} (person who has no moral conscience)  :: Psychopath {m}, Psychopatin {f}
psychopath {n} (person with a personality disorder)  :: Psychopath {m}, Psychopatin {f}
psychopath {n} (popular: a person who perpetrates especially gruesome or bizarre violent acts)  :: Psychopath {m}, Psychopatin {f}
psychopathic {adj} (relating to a psychopath)  :: psychopatisch
psychopathology {n} (study of mental illness)  :: Psychopathologie {f}
psychopathy {n} (personality disorder)  :: Psychopathie
psychopharmacology {n} (branch of pharmacology which pertains to the psychoactive aspects of drugs)  :: Psychopharmakologie {f}
psychopolitics {n} (interaction between psychology and politics)  :: Psychopolitik {f}
psychosis {n} (mental disorder)  :: Psychose {f}
psychosomatic {adj} (of physical effects with mental causes)  :: psychosomatisch
psychosomaticist {n} (specialist in psychosomatic disorders)  :: Psychosomatiker {m},