überlassen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

über- +‎ lassen

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˌyːbəʁˈlasən/, [ˌʔyːbɐˈlasn̩]

Verb[edit]

überlassen ‎(class 7 strong, third-person singular simple present überlässt, past tense überließ, past participle überlassen, past subjunctive überließe, auxiliary haben)

  1. to relinquish (give up, abandon)
  2. to leave (something) in someone’s care
    Während meines Amerikaaufenthaltes überlasse ich dir meine Wohnung.
    I’m leaving my apartment in your care while I’m in America.
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Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʔyːbɐlasn̩]

Verb[edit]

überlassen ‎(class 7 strong, third-person singular simple present lässt über, past tense ließ über, past participle übergelassen, past subjunctive ließe über, auxiliary haben)

  1. to leave over, to spare
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This German entry was created from the translations listed at relinquish. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see überlassen in the German Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) February 2010