Situation

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French situation.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [zitʊ̯aˈt͡si̯oːn]
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  • Hyphenation: Si‧tu‧ati‧on‧/‧Si‧tua‧ti‧on

Noun[edit]

Situation f (genitive Situation, plural Situationen)

  1. situation, circumstances
    Synonyms: Lage, Umstände, Gegebenheiten
  2. setting (background, atmosphere)
    Synonyms: Hintergrund, Atmosphäre

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Further reading[edit]

  • Situation” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Situation” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Situation” in Duden online