Berliner Schnauze

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bɛɐ̯ˈliːnɐ ˈʃnaʊ̯t͡sə]

Etymology[edit]

German Berliner ("of Berlin") + Schnauze ("snout", slang for "mouth")

Noun[edit]

Berliner Schnauze f (genitive Berliner Schnauze, no plural)

  1. (informal) verbal humour or attitude of the inhabitants of the city of Berlin, characterized as being outspoken, lacking politeness and using coarse humour
  2. (informal) slang used in the German dialect or colloquial speech of Berlin

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