klappen

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klappen (past singular klapte, past participle geklapt)

  1. to clap (make sound or music with the hands)
  2. to applaud (clap hands in order to praise)
  3. to smack, strike rather hard and/or loud
  4. to crack with a loud sound, like a whip
  5. to fold, to hinge
  6. to wag one's lips, talk, converse

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klappen

  1. Plural form of klap

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  • IPA(key): /ˈklapm̩/, /ˈklapən/
  • (file)

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klappen (third-person singular simple present klappt, past tense klappte, past participle geklappt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to work, work out
    Es klappt!
    It works!
  2. to turn, flip, fold (a door, flap, lid, book etc.)
    Zum Transport muss diese Liege geklappt werden.
    For the transport, this deckchair needs to be folded.

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