dabei

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

da +‎ bei

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Adverb[edit]

dabei

  1. pronominal adverb of bei (replaces bei + demonstrative or personal pronoun, unless referring to people)
  2. with one, on one
    Hast du Geld dabei?
    Do you have money on you?
  3. (when) indeed, (but) actually (expressing a contradiction)
    Er will einkaufen gehen. Dabei ist heute Sonntag.
    He wants to go shopping, when indeed today is Sunday.

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