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p. {abbr} (page)  :: S. {f}
pa {n} (father)  :: Vati {m}
pa {n} (grandfather)  :: Opa {m}
PaaS {n} (Platform as a Service)  :: PaaS {f}
pace {n} (step: step)  :: Schritt {m}
pace {n} (way of stepping: gait of a horse)  :: Passgang {m}, Pass {m}
pace {n} (speed)  :: Tempo {n}, Geschwindigkeit {f}
pacemaker {n} (one who sets the pace in a race)  :: Schrittmacher {m}, Pacemaker {m}, Tempomacher {m}
pacemaker {n} (medical implement)  :: Herzschrittmacher {m}, Pacemaker {m}
pachyptile {n} (seabird in Pachyptila) SEE: prion  ::
pacific {adj} (calm, peaceful)  :: ruhig, still
pacific {adj} (preferring peace in nature; avoiding violence)  :: friedlich
Pacific Ocean {prop} (the world's largest body of water)  :: Pazifischer Ozean {m}, Pazifik {m}, Stiller Ozean {m}, Großer Ozean {m}
pacifier {n} (for a baby)  :: Schnuller {m}, Beruhigungssauger {m} [formal]
pacifism {n} (doctrine that disputes should be settled without violence)  :: Pazifismus {m}
pacifist {n} (one who loves, supports, or favours peace)  :: Pazifist, Pazifistin {f}
pacifist {n} (one who opposes violence and is anti-war)  :: Kriegsgegner {m}, Kriegsgegnerin {f}
pacifistic {adj}  :: pazifistisch
pack {n} (bundle to be carried)  :: Pack {m}, Packung {f}
pack {n} (full set of playing cards)  :: Kartenspiel {n}, Kartenstapel {m}
pack {n} (group of dogs)  :: Rudel {n}
pack {v} (to make a pack)  :: packen, verpacken, einpacken
pack {n} (group of wolves) SEE: wolfpack  ::
package {n} (something which is packed)  :: Paket {n}
package {n} (something consisting of components)  :: Paket {n}
package {n} (piece of software)  :: Paket {n}
package {n}  :: [2] Pack {n}, [2,3] Packung {f}
package {v} (to pack)  :: packen, einpacken
package store {n} (liquor store) SEE: liquor store  ::
packaging {n} (the act of packing something)  :: Packen {n}
packaging {n} (the materials used to pack something)  :: Verpackung {f}
packaging {n} (the industry that produces such material)  :: Verpackungsindustrie, {f}
pack animal {n} (animal used to carry heavy items) SEE: beast of burden  ::
packer {n} (person packing things)  :: Verpacker {m}, Verpackerin {f}, Packer {m}, Packerin {f}
packetization {n} (process of bundling data)  :: Paketierung {f}
packetize {v} (form data into packets)  :: paketieren
pack ice {n} (large consolidated mass of floating sea ice)  :: Packeis {n}
pact {n} (an agreement; a league; a compact; a covenant)  :: Pakt {m}, Vertrag {m}
pad {v} (to stuff) SEE: stuff  ::
pad {n} (flattened mass of anything soft)  :: Unterlage {f}, Polster {n}
pad {v} (to walk softly, quietly or steadily)  :: tappen
padded {adj} (having padding)  :: gepolstert, gefüttert
padded cell {n} (a room in insane asylum) SEE: rubber room  ::
paddle {n} (two-handed, single-bladed oar)  :: Paddel {n}
paddle {n} (ping-pong bat)  :: Tischtennisschläger {m}
paddle {n}  :: Paddel {n}
paddle {v} (to propel something through water with a paddle, hands or similar instrument)  :: paddeln
paddle {v} (toddle) SEE: toddle  ::
paddleboat {n} (pedalo) SEE: pedalo  ::
paddlefish {n} (fish of the family Polyodontidae)  :: Löffelstör {m}
paddle wheel {n} (wheel fitted with paddles)  :: Schaufelrad {n}
paddling pool {n} (type of pool) SEE: wading pool  ::
paddock {n} (small enclosure or field)  :: Koppel {n}
paddy {n} (wet land where rice grows)  :: Reisfeld {m}
paddy field {n} (field where rice is grown) SEE: paddy  ::
padlock {n} (type of lock)  :: Vorhängeschloss {n}
padlock {v} (to lock using a padlock)  :: mit einem Vorhängeschloss verschließen
Padua {prop} (city)  :: Padua {n}
paean {n} (any loud and joyous song; a song of triumph)  :: Paian
paediatry {n} (paediatry) SEE: pediatrics  ::
pagan {adj} (relating to non-Abrahamic religions)  :: heidnisch
pagan {n} (person not adhering to an Abrahamic religion)  :: Heide {m}, Heidin {f}, Ungläubiger {m}, Ungläubige {f}
paganism {n} (local religions practiced before the introduction of Christianity)  :: Heidentum {n}, Paganismus {m}
pagatoric {adj}  :: pagatorisch
page {n} (boy child) SEE: boy  ::
page {n} (one side of a leaf of a book)  :: Seite {f}
page {n} (serving boy)  :: Page {m}
page {n} (Internet: web page) SEE: web page  ::
pageant {n} (public display)  :: Festzug {m}
pageant {n} (beauty pageant) SEE: beauty pageant  ::
pageboy {n} (shoulderlength hair)  :: Pagenschnitt {m}
pager {n} (device)  :: Piepser {m}, Taschenpiepser {m}, Rufgerät {n}, Pager {m}, Funkmeldeempfänger {m}, FME {m}
paginate {v} (to number the pages of a book or other document)  :: paginieren
pagination {n} (act of creating pages)  :: Paginierung {f}
pagination {n} (act of numbering pages)  :: Nummerierung {f}
pagoda {n} (a tiered tower with multiple eaves)  :: Pagode {f}
PAH {n} (abbreviation: polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon)  :: PAK
Paibian {prop} (subdivision of the Cambrian period)  :: Paibium
pail {n} (bucket) SEE: bucket  ::
pain {n} (ache or bodily suffering)  :: Schmerz {m}
pain {n} (suffering or anguish, especially mental)  :: Schmerz {m}
pain {v} (to hurt; to put to bodily uneasiness or anguish)  :: schmerzen
painful {adj} (causing pain)  :: schmerzhaft
painfully {adv} (in a painful manner)  :: schmerzhaft
pain in the arse {n} (pain in the ass) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
pain in the ass {n} (something that causes discomfort)  :: Nervensäge {f}
pain in the butt {n} (nuisance) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
pain in the neck {n} (that which is annoying) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
painkiller {n} (a drug that numbs the pain in the body)  :: Schmerzmittel {n}
painless {adj} (without pain or trouble)  :: schmerzlos
painstaking {adj} (careful attentive; diligent)  :: akribisch
paint {n} (substance)  :: Farbe {f}, Lack {m}
paint {v} (apply paint to)  :: bemalen, anmalen, streichen, malen
paint {v} (apply in the manner of paint)  :: streichen
paint {v} (practise the art of painting pictures)  :: malen
paint-billed crake {n} (a bird from the family Rallidae)  :: Goldschnabelralle {f}
paintbrush {n} (thin brush)  :: Pinsel, Farbpinsel {m}, Malerpinsel {m}
painted dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painted hunting dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painted wolf {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painter {n} (artist)  :: Maler {m}, Malerin {f}, Kunstmaler {m}, Kunstmalerin {f}, Freizeitmaler {m} [amateur], Freizeitmalerin {f}, Hobbymaler {m} [amateur], Hobbymalerin {f}
painter {n} (laborer)  :: Maler {m}, Malerin {f}, Anstreicher {m}, Anstreicherin {f}, Autolackierer {m} [auto], Autolackiererin {f}, Fahrzeuglackierer {m} [auto], Fahrzeuglackiererin {f}
painter {n} (rope)  :: Fangleine {f}
painting {n} (an illustration or artwork using paint)  :: Gemälde {n}
painting {n} (the action of applying paint)  :: Malerei {f}
painting by numbers {n} (art, recreation)  :: Malen nach Zahlen {n}
paintress {n} (female painter)  :: Malerin {f}
paint the town red {v} (party in a rowdy, wild manner)  :: die Sau rauslassen
pair {n} (number of things resembling one another, or belonging together) SEE: set  ::
pair {n} (two similar or identical things)  :: Paar {n}
pair {n} (two people in relationship)  :: Paar {n}, Pärchen {n}
pair {n}  :: Paar {n}
pair of binoculars {n} (binoculars) SEE: binoculars  ::
pair of compasses {n} (tool used to draw circles)  :: Zirkel {m}
pair of eyeglasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles  ::
pair of glasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles  ::
pair of goggles {n} (goggles) SEE: goggles  ::
pair of scissors {n} (scissors) SEE: scissors  ::
pair of specs {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles  ::
pair of spectacles {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles  ::
pair production {n} (simultaneous creation of a particle and its antiparticle)  :: Paarbildung {f}, Paarerzeugung {f}
pairwise {adj} (occurring in pairs)  :: paarweise
pajamas {n} (clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in)  :: Pyjama {m}, Schlafanzug {m}
Pakistan {prop} (country in South Asia)  :: Pakistan {n}
Pakistani {n} (A person from Pakistan or of Pakistani descent)  :: Pakistaner {m}, Pakistani {m}, Pakistanerin {f}, Pakistani {f}
Pakistani {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Pakistan, or its people)  :: pakistanisch
palace {n} (large, lavish residence)  :: Palast {m}; Schloss {n}
Palace of Westminster {prop} (building in London housing the House of Commons and House of Lords)  :: Palace of Westminster {m}, Palast von Westlichemmünster {n}
palaeoclimatology {n} (science)  :: Paläoklimatologie {f}
Palaic {prop} (Indo-European language)  :: palaische Sprache {f}
palanquin {n} (a covered type of litter)  :: Sänfte {f}
palatable {adj} (pleasing to the taste)  :: genießbar, schmackhaft
palatable {adj} (tolerable, acceptable)  :: annehmbar
palatal {adj} (pertaining to the palate)  :: palatal
palatal {adj} ((phonetics) articulated at the hard palate)  :: palatal
palatal {n} ((phonetics) palatal consonant)  :: Vordergaumenlaut {m}, Palatal {m}
palatalised {adj} (having undergone palatalisation)  :: palatalisiert
palatalization {n} (instance)  :: Palatalisierung {f}
palate {n} (roof of the mouth)  :: Gaumen {m}
Palatinate {prop} (Palatinate)  :: Pfalz {f}, Rheinpfalz {f}
palatine tonsil {n} (palatine tonsil)  :: Gaumenmandel {f}
Palau {prop} (Republic of Palau)  :: Palau
Palauan {n} (someone from Palau)  :: Palauer {m}, Palauerin {f}
palaver {n} (unnecessary talk, fuss)  :: Palaver {n}
palaver {n} (a meeting at which there is much talk)  :: Palaver {n}
pale {adj} (light in color)  :: hell, blass
pale {v} (to become pale)  :: blass werden, erblassen
pale {n} (heraldry: vertical band)  :: Pfahl
palea {n} (zoology: pendulous process of the skin on the throat of a bird) SEE: dewlap  ::
paleanthropology {n} (study of ancient human remains) SEE: paleoanthropology  ::
paleface {n} (a white person of European descent, in the context of American Indians)  :: Bleichgesicht {n}
paleness {n} (condition or degree of being pale or of lacking color)  :: Blässe {f}
paleoanthropologist {n} (specialist in paleoanthropology)  :: Paläoanthropologe {m}, Paläoanthropologin {f}
paleoanthropology {n} (study of ancient human remains)  :: Paläoanthropologie {f}, Paläanthropologie {f}
paleobotany {n} (branch of paleontology)  :: Paläozoologie {f}
paleoclimatology {n} (palaeoclimatology) SEE: palaeoclimatology  ::
paleoconservative {n} (person espousing paleoconservatism)  :: Paleokonservative {m}
paleoconservative {adj} (holding the views associated with paleoconservatism)  :: paleokonservativ
paleogenetic {adj} (relating to paleogenetics)  :: paläogenetisch
paleogeneticist {n} (geneticist whose speciality is paleogenetics)  :: Paläogenetiker {m}
paleogenetics {n} (application of genetics to palaeontology)  :: Paläogenetik {f}
paleographer {n} (a person skilled in paleography)  :: Paläograf {m}, Paläograph {m}; Paläografin {f}, Paläographin {f}
paleographic {adj} (of or pertaining to paleography)  :: paläografisch, paläographisch
paleography {n} (study of old forms of writing)  :: Paläografie {f}, Paläographie {f}
paleolinguistics {n} (study of the distant human past by linguistic means)  :: Paläolinguistik {f}
Paleolithic {n} (Old Stone Age)  :: Altsteinzeit {f}
paleologism {n} (phrase that was coined in the past and now obsolete)  :: Paleologismus {m}
paleontological {adj} (of or pertaining to paleontology)  :: paläontologisch
paleontologist {n} (one who studies paleontology)  :: Paläontologe {m}, Paläontologin {f}
paleontology {n} (study of prehistoric forms of life)  :: Paläontologie {f}
Paleozoic {adj}  :: paläozoisch
paleozoology {n} (branch of zoology dealing with fossils)  :: Paläozoologie {f}
Palestine {prop} (West Bank and Gaza Strip collectively)  :: Palästina {n}
Palestine {prop}  :: [1,2] Palästina {n}, [3] Palästinensische Autonomiegebiete {n-p}
Palestinian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Palestine and/or the Palestinian people)  :: palästinensisch
Palestinian {n} (inhabitant of Palestine or Arab of Palestinian descent)  :: Palästinenser {m}, Palästinenserin {f}
paletot {n} (A loose outer jacket, overcoat)  :: Mantel {m}, Paletot {m}, Überrock {m}, Überzieher {m}
palette {n} (board)  :: Farbpalette {f}, Palette {f}
Pali {prop} (a Middle Indo-Aryan language)  :: Pali {n}
palimpsest {n} (manuscript scraped clean for reuse)  :: Palimpsest {m}
palindrome {n} (a sequence of units that reads the same forwards as backwards)  :: Palindrom {n}
palisade {n} (a wall of wooden stakes)  :: Palisade {f}
pall {n} (heraldry)  :: Göpel {m}
palladium {n} (a safeguard)  :: Schutz {m}
palladium {n} (chemical element)  :: Palladium {n}
pallbearer {n} (casket bearer)  :: Sargträger {m}
pallet {n} (a portable platform)  :: Palette {f}
pallet jack {n} (manually operated device for lifting and moving pallets)  :: Hubwagen {m}
pallet truck {n} (manually operated device for lifting and moving pallets) SEE: pallet jack  ::
palliate {v} (to relieve the symptoms of)  :: lindern
palliate {v} (to cover or disguise the seriousness of something by excuses and apologies)  :: beschönigen
palliative {adj} (reducing progression and relieving symptoms)  :: palliativ
palliative care {n} (specialized area of healthcare)  :: Palliativpflege {f}
pallid {adj} (appearing weak, pale or wan)  :: fahl
pallidity {n} (state of being) SEE: pallor  ::
pallisander {n} (dense, heavy wood)  :: Palisander {m}
pallor {n} (paleness; want of color; pallidity)  :: Blässe {f}
palm {n} (inner, concave part of hand)  :: Handfläche {f}
palm {v}  :: palmieren
palm {n} (palm tree) SEE: palm tree  ::
palmar {adj} (of or pertaining to the palm of the hand)  :: [technical] palmar, [technical] Palmar-, [technical] volar, handflächenseitig, hohlhandseitig, Hand-
palmetto bug {n} (cockroach)  :: Amerikanische Großschabe {f}
palmistry {n} (telling fortunes from the lines on the palms of the hand)  :: Handlesen {n}
palm reading {n} (palmistry)  :: Handlesen {n}
Palm Sunday {n} (Sunday before Easter)  :: Palmsonntag {m}
palm syrup {n} (syrup made from sap of a palm tree)  :: Palmhonig {m}
palm thief {n} (coconut crab) SEE: coconut crab  ::
palmtop {n} (personal digital assistant) SEE: personal digital assistant  ::
palm tree {n} (tropical tree)  :: Palme {f}
palpable {adj} (capable of being touched)  :: greifbar
palpitation {n} (abnormal awareness of the beating of the heart)  :: Herzklopfen {n}, Palpitation {f}
palsy {n} (complete or partial muscle paralysis of a body part)  :: Lähmung {f}
paltry {adj} (meager; worthless; pitiful; trifling)  :: mager, armselig
palynology {n} (study of spores, pollen etc.)  :: Palynologie {f}
Pamir {prop} (mountain range)  :: Pamir {m}
pamper {v} (to treat with excessive care, to indulge)  :: verwöhnen, hätscheln
pamphlet {n} (booklet) SEE: booklet  ::
Pamphylia {prop} (region)  :: Pamphylien
Pamplona {prop} (city in Navarre of northern Spain)  :: Pamplona
pan- {prefix} (a combining form meaning "all")  :: pan-
pan {n} (flat vessel used for cooking, see also: frying pan)  :: Pfanne {f}
Pan- {prefix} (prefix meaning all)  :: pan-
panacea {n} (remedy believed to cure all disease)  :: Allheilmittel {n}
panacea {n} (something that will solve all problems)  :: Allheilmittel {n}, Patentrezept {n}
panache {n} (ornamental helmet plume)  :: Federbusch {m}
panache {n} (flamboyant style or action)  :: Schwung {m}, Elan {m}
Panama {prop} (country)  :: Panama {n}
Panama {n} (Panama hat) SEE: Panama hat  ::
Panama Canal {prop} (Canal)  :: Panamakanal {m}
Panama Canal Zone {prop} (historical territory within Panama)  :: Panama-Kanalzone
Panama hat {n} (a type of brimmed hat from South America)  :: Panamahut {m}
Panamanian {n} (person from Panama)  :: Panamaer {m}, Panamaerin {f}
Panamanian {adj} (pertaining to Panama)  :: panamaisch
Pan-American {adj} (covering or representing all of the Americas)  :: panamerikanisch
pan-Arabism {n} (movement)  :: Panarabismus {m}
pancake {n} (thin batter cake)  :: Pfannkuchen {m}, Eierkuchen {m}, Palatschinken {m}, Plinse {f}, Blinse {f}, Plins {m}, Flins {m}
Pancake Day {prop} (Shrove Tuesday) SEE: Shrove Tuesday  ::
pancake tortoise {n} (Malacochersus tornieri)  :: Spaltenschildkröte {f}
Pancake Tuesday {prop} (Shrove Tuesday) SEE: Shrove Tuesday  ::
Panchatantra {prop} (a collection of Sanskrit and Pali animal fables in verse and prose)  :: Panchatantra
Panchen Lama {n} (second-highest ranking lama of the Gelug sect of Tibetan Buddhism)  :: Penchen Lama
panchromatic {adj} (sensitive to all visible colours)  :: farbempfindlich, panchromatisch
panchronic {adj}  :: panchronisch
pancreas {n} (gland near the stomach)  :: Bauchspeicheldrüse {f}, Pankreas {n}
pancreatic {adj} (of or pertaining to the pancreas)  :: [technical] pankreatisch, Bauchspeicheldrüsen-, der Bauchspeicheldrüse (nachgestellt), Pankreas-
pancreatic cancer {n} (malignant neoplasm of the pancreas)  :: Bauchspeicheldrüsenkrebs {m}
pancreatic juice {n} (juice produced by the pancreas)  :: Bauchspeichel {m}
panda {n} (Ailuropoda melanoleuca)  :: Panda, Pandabär {m}
panda {n} (police car) SEE: police car  ::
panda {n} (red panda) SEE: red panda  ::
panda bear {n} (panda) SEE: panda  ::
pandeiro {n}  :: Pandeiro
pandeism {n} (omnitheism) SEE: omnitheism  ::
pandeism {n} (belief combining elements of pantheism and deism)  :: Pandeismus {m}
pandeist {adj} (of or relating to pandeism)  :: pandeistisch
pandeist {n} (one who believes in pandeism)  :: Pandeist, Pandeistin {f}
pandeistic {adj} (pertaining to pandeism)  :: pandeistich
pandemic {adj} (epidemic)  :: pandemisch
pandemic {n} (pandemic disease)  :: Pandemie {f}
pandemonism {n}  :: Pandaemonismus
pandemonium {n} (chaos; tumultuous or lawless violence)  :: Chaos {n}, Hexensabbat {m}
pandemonium {n} (an outburst; loud, riotous uproar)  :: Tumult {m}, Hexensabbat {m}
pander {n} (pimp or procurer)  :: Kuppler {m}, Kupplerin {f}, Zuhälter {m}, Zuhälterin {f}
pander {v} (to offer illicit sex with a third party)  :: verkuppeln
pander {v} (to appeal or cater to)  :: an etw. appelieren, eingehen auf, nachgeben, sich fügen
pandiculation {n} (stretching and stiffening of the trunk and extremities as when fatigued and drowsy)  :: räkeln, strecken
Pandora {prop} (Character in Greek mythology)  :: Pandora {f}
Pandora's box {n} (A source of unforeseen trouble.)  :: Pandorabüchse {f}, Büchse der Pandora {f}
pandoro {n} (Christmas sweet bread loaf in the shape of a star)  :: Pandoro {m}
panegyric {n} (praising speech or opus)  :: Lobrede {f}, Panegyrik {f}
panegyrical {adj} (lavish with praise)  :: panegyrisch
panel {n} (rectangular section of a surface)  :: Verkleidung {f}, Platte {f}
panel {n} (group of people gathered to judge, interview, discuss etc)  :: Diskussionsrunde {f}
panel {n} (single frame in a comic strip)  :: Panel {n}
panel discussion {n} (type of conversation)  :: Podiumsdiskussion {f}
panelist {n} (member of a panel)  :: Diskussionsteilnehmer {m}
panelling {n} (panels wherewith a surface is covered)  :: Vertäfelung {f}, Holzvertäfelung {f}
panentheism {n} (a doctrine that the universe is within God)  :: Panentheismus {m}
panentheist {n} (person who believes in panentheism)  :: Panentheistin
panettone {n} (Christmas brioche with candied fruit)  :: Panettone {m}
Pan-European {adj} (for most or all of Europe)  :: paneuropäisch
Panevėžys {prop} (city in Lithuania)  :: Ponewiesch {n}, Panevėžys {n}
pan flute {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
panforte {n} (dense flat cake)  :: Panforte {m}
pang {n} (paroxysm of extreme physical pain or anguish; sudden and transitory agony;throe)  :: Schmerz {m}, Stechen {n}
pang {n} (A sharp, sudden feeling of a mental or emotional nature, as of joy or sorrow)  :: Anfall {f}, Stich {m}
Pangaea {prop} (supercontinent prior to Triassic)  :: Pangäa {f}
Panglossian {adj} (naively or unreasonably optimistic)  :: panglossisch
pangolin {n} (mammal)  :: Schuppentier {n}, Tannenzapfentier {n}
pangram {n} (a sentence that contains every letter of the alphabet)  :: Pangramm {n}
panhandle {n} (handle of a pan)  :: 2. Zipfel {m}
panhandler {n} (one who panhandles)  :: Bettler {m}, Bettlerin {f}
Panhellenic {adj}  :: panhellenisch
panic {n} (overpowering fright)  :: Panik {f}
panic {v} (to feel overwhelming fear)  :: in Panik geraten, in Panik verfallen
panic attack {n} (sudden period of intense anxiety)  :: Panikattacke {f}
panic disorder {n} (anxiety disorder involving severe recurring panic attacks)  :: Panikstörung {f}
panicky {adj} (in a state of panic)  :: panisch, panikartig
panic-stricken {adj} (very frightened)  :: panikartig, panisch
panjandrum {n} (important, powerful or influential person)  :: hohes Tier {n}
pankration {n} (ancient Greek martial art)  :: Pankration {n}
panna cotta {n} (Italian dessert made from double cream)  :: Panna cotta {f}, Pannacotta {f}
pannier {n} (large basket or bag fastened to the back of a bicycle or pack animal)  :: Packtasche {f}, Fahrradtasche {f} [bicycle, bag]
panoply {n} (complete set of armour)  :: Rüstung {f}
panopticon {n} (type of prison)  :: Panoptikum {n}
panopticon {n} (room for the exhibition of novelties)  :: Panoptikum {n}
panorama {n} (unbroken view of an entire surrounding area)  :: Panorama {n}, Rundblick {m}
panorama {n} (picture representing a continuous scene)  :: Panorama {n}
pan pipes {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
panpipes {n} (musical instrument)  :: Panflöte {f}
panpsychism {n} (the doctrine that all matter has a mental aspect)  :: Panpsychismus {m}
pansexual {n} (attraction to all gender identities)  :: pansexuell, pan
pansexuality {n} (sexual orientation)  :: Pansexualität {f}
Pan-Slavism {n} (movement)  :: Panslawismus {m}
pansy {n} (plant)  :: Stiefmütterchen {n}
pant {n} (a pair of pants) SEE: pants  ::
pant {n} (a quick breathing)  :: keuchen
pant {v} (to breathe quickly or in a labored manner)  :: hecheln, keuchen, schnaufen
pantheism {n} (belief that the universe is divine)  :: Pantheismus {m}
pantheist {n} (person who believes in pantheism)  :: Pantheist {m}
pantheistic {adj} (pertaining to pantheism)  :: pantheistisch
pantheistical {adj} (pantheistic) SEE: pantheistic  ::
pantheon {n} (a temple dedicated to all the gods)  :: Pantheon {n}
panther {n} (big cat with black fur)  :: Panther {m}, Panter {m}
panther {n} (big cat of genus Panthera)  :: Panther {m}
panther cap {n} (Amanita pantherina)  :: Pantherpilz
panties {n} (short underpants for women or girls)  :: Höschen {n}
pant leg {n} (either of the legs of a pair of pants)  :: Hosenbein {n}
pantograph {n} (rail transport: Device that collects electric current from overhead lines)  :: Stromabnehmer {m}
pantomime {n} (A traditional Christmas entertainment, mostly for children)  :: Pantomime {f}
pantomime {n} (gesturing without speaking)  :: Pantomime {f}
pantomime {v}  :: pantomimisieren
pantry {n} (storage room)  :: Speisekammer {f}, Vorratskammer {f}
pants {n} (garment covering the body from the waist downwards)  :: Hose {f}
pants {n} (undergarment covering the genitals)  :: Unterhose {f}, [for women] Schlüpfer {m}
Pan-Turkism {n} (political movement)  :: Panturkismus {m}
panty {n} (panties) SEE: panties  ::
pantyhose {n} (nylon tights worn about legs)  :: Feinstrumpfhose {f}, Strumpfhose {f}
pantyliner {n} (pad worn inside underwear)  :: Slipeinlage {f}
panvitalism {n} (belief that all things are part of a single living universe)  :: Panvitalismus {m}
panvitalism {n} (belief that all things in the universe are alive)  :: Panvitalismus {m}
Panzerfaust {n} (grenade launcher)  :: Panzerfaust {f}
pap {n} (soft food)  :: Brei {m}
pap {n} (porridge) SEE: porridge  ::
papa {n} (Father (familiar, conversational)) SEE: dad  ::
papabile {adj} (among those likely to be elected pope)  :: papabel
papakha {n} (type of hat)  :: Papacha
papal {adj} (related to the pope or papacy)  :: päpstlich
papal bull {n} (official document or edict from the Pope)  :: päbstliche Bulle {f}
papal infallibility {n} (Catholic concept of an infallible Pope)  :: (päpstliche) Unfehlbarkeit {f}
paparazzi {n} (paparazzo) SEE: paparazzo  ::
paparazzo {n} (freelance photographer of celebrities)  :: Paparazzo {m}, Paparazza {f}, Skandalreporter {m}, Skandalreporterin {f}, Sensationsreporter {m}, Sensationsreporterin {f}
papaya {n} (fruit)  :: Papaya {f}
paper {n} (sheet material)  :: Papier {n}
paper {n} (written document shorter than a book)  :: Papier {n}, Dokument {n}
paper {adj} (made of paper)  :: indicated by forming compounds with Papier-: paper bag: Papierbeutel, paper cup: Papierbecher, etc
paper {n} (newspaper) SEE: newspaper  ::
paper {n} (wallpaper) SEE: wallpaper  ::
paper {n} (wrapping paper) SEE: wrapping paper  ::
paper {v} (to document) SEE: document  ::
paper aeroplane {n} (toy aeroplane made by folding up a sheet of paper)  :: Papierflieger {m}
paper airplane {n} (paper aeroplane) SEE: paper aeroplane  ::
paperboard {n} (thick paper)  :: Pappe {f}
paperboy {n} (male who delivers newspapers)  :: Zeitungsausträger {m}, Zeitungsjunge {m}
paper clip {n} (paper clip)  :: Büroklammer {f}, Klammer {f}
paper cup {n} (disposable cup)  :: Pappbecher {m}
paperhanger {n} (someone who puts wallpaper on walls)  :: Tapezierer {m}, Tapeziererin {f}
paper jam {n} (malfunction in a printer or photocopier)  :: Papierstau {m}
paperless {adj} (using information without paper)  :: papierlos
paper mill {n} (factory)  :: Papierfabrik {f}
paper money {n} (a form of banknotes)  :: Banknote {f}, Papiergeld {n}
paper tape {n} (early storage medium consisting of paper)  :: Lochstreifen {m}
paper tiger {n} (paper tiger)  :: Papiertiger {m}
paper towel {n} (sheet of absorbent paper)  :: Papiertuch {n}
paperweight {n} (small, decorative, somewhat weighty object)  :: Briefbeschwerer {m}
paperweight {n} (any object for this purpose)  :: Briefbeschwerer {m}
paperwork {n} (work involving written documents)  :: Schreibarbeit {f}
papescent {adj} (porridge-like)  :: breiig
papess {n} (female pope)  :: Päpstin {f}
papier-mâché {n} (paper mixed with glue to create a sculptural object)  :: Pappmaschee {n}, Pappmaché {n}, Papiermaché {n}
papilloma {n} (epithelial tumour)  :: Papillom {n}
papist {n} (Roman Catholic)  :: Papist {m}, Papistin {f}, Kathole {m}, Katholin {f}
pappardelle {n} (broad form of fettuccine)  :: pappardelle
paprika {n} (spice)  :: Paprika {f}
Pap smear {n} (gynaecology: screening test)  :: Pap-Abstrich {m}
Pap test {n} (gynaecology: screening test)  :: Pap-Test {m}
Papua {prop} (the southern part of Papua New Guinea)  :: Papua {n}
Papuan {n} (Someone from Papua or Papua New Guinea)  :: Papua {m} {f}
Papua New Guinea {prop} (country in Oceania)  :: Papua-Neuguinea {n}
Papua New Guinean {adj} (pertaining to Papua New Guinea)  :: papua-neuguineisch
papyrologist {n} (a student of papyrology)  :: Papyrologe {m}, Papyrologin {f}
papyrology {n} (the study of ancient texts written on papyrus)  :: Papyrologie {f}
papyrus {n} (plant in the sedge family)  :: Papyrus {m}, Echter Papyrus {m}, Papyrusstaude {f}
papyrus {n} (material made from this plant)  :: Papyrus {m}
papyrus {n} (scroll or document written on this material)  :: Papyrus {m}
parable {n} (short story illustrating a lesson)  :: Gleichnis {n}, Gleichniserzählung {f}, Gleichnisrede, Parabel {f}
parabola {n} (a conic section)  :: Parabel {f}
parabolic {adj} (of or pertaining to a parabola or paraboloid)  :: gleichnishaft
Paracel Islands {prop} (group of islands)  :: Paracel-Inseln {f-p}
Paracelsus {prop} (The adopted name of Philippus von Hohenheim)  :: Paracelsus {m}
parachute {n} (a device designed to control the fall of an object)  :: Fallschirm {m}
parachute {v} (to jump with a parachute)  :: mit dem Fallschirm abspringen
parachuting {n} (sport)  :: Fallschirmspringen {n}
parachutist {n} (parachute user)  :: Fallschirmspringer {m}, Fallschirmspringerin {f}
paraclete {n} (advocate)  :: Paraklet {m}
parade {n} (organized procession)  :: Parade {f}, Aufmarsch {m}, Umzug {m}
parade {n} (any succession or series)  :: Folge {f}, Abfolge {f}
parade ground {n} (an area of hard ground where soldiers practice routine marching maneuvres)  :: Exerzierplatz {m}
paradiddle {n} (percussive exercise)  :: Paradiddle
paradigm {n} (example serving as a model or pattern)  :: Beispiel {n}, Musterbeispiel {n}
paradigm {n} (linguistics: all forms which contain a common element)  :: Paradigma {n}
paradigm {n} (way of viewing reality)  :: Paradigma {n}
paradigm {n} (philosophy consisting of ‘top-bottom’ ideas)  :: Paradigma {n}
paradigm shift {n} (change in thinking from an accepted point of view to a new one, necessitated by scientific discoveries)  :: Paradigmenwechsel {m}
paradisaic {adj} (relating to paradise)  :: paradiesisch
paradisaical {adj} (paradisaic) SEE: paradisaic  ::
paradise {n} (heaven)  :: Paradies {n}, Himmel {m} [heaven, sky]
paradise {n}  :: Paradies {n}
Paradise {prop} (Heaven)  :: Himmel {m}, Paradies {n}
paradisiacal {adj} (resembling paradise)  :: paradiesisch
paradox {n} (apparent contradiction which is nonetheless true )  :: Paradoxon {n}, Paradox {n}
paradox {n} (in logic: a self-contradictory statement )  :: Paradoxon {n}
paradoxical {adj} (having self-contradicting properties)  :: paradox
paradoxically {adv} (in a paradoxical manner)  :: paradoxerweise
paraffin {n} (kerosene) SEE: kerosene  ::
paraffin {n} (paraffin wax) SEE: paraffin wax  ::
paraffin wax {n} (paraffin wax)  :: Paraffin {n}
paraglider {n} (equipment)  :: Gleitschirm {m}
paragliding {n} (the sport of gliding with a paraglider)  :: Gleitschirmfliegen {n}
paragon {n} (model or pattern)  :: Vorbild {n}, Muster {n}, Musterbeispiel {n}, Inbegriff {m}, Modell {n}, Paradebeispiel {n}
paragon {n} (companion)  :: Gegenüber {n}, Begleiter {m}, Gleichgesinnter {m}
paragon {n} (comparison; competition)  :: Vergleich {m}, Wettbewerb {m}, Gegenüber {m}
paragon {n} (20-point type)  :: Paragon, Secunda
paragon {v} (to compare)  :: vergleichen, mithalten, ebenbürtig sein, die Stirn bieten
paragon {v} (to serve as a model for)  :: Vorbild sein, vorausgehen, modellhaft sein
paragon {v} (to be equal)  :: gleichauf sein, vergleichbar sein
paragraph {n} (passage in text)  :: Absatz {m}
Paraguay {prop} (country in South America)  :: Paraguay {n}
Paraguayan {n} (person from Paraguay)  :: Paraguayer {m}, Paraguayerin {f}
Paraguayan {adj} (pertaining to Paraguay)  :: paraguayisch, paraguayanisch
parakeet {n} (various species of small parrots)  :: Sittich {m}
parakeet auklet {n} (bird)  :: Rotschnabelalk {m}
paralipsis {n} (figure of speech)  :: Paralipse {f}
parallax {n}  :: Parallaxe {f}
parallax second {n} (unit of length)  :: Parallaxensekunde {f}
parallel {adj} (equally distant from one another at all points)  :: parallel
parallel {adj} (having the same overall direction)  :: parallel zu
parallel {adv} (with a parallel relationship)  :: parallel
parallel {n} (one of a set of parallel lines)  :: Parallele {f}
parallel {n} (line of latitude)  :: Breitengrad {m}, Breitenkreis {m}
parallel bars {n} (set of apparatus)  :: Barren {m}
parallelepiped {n} (solid figure)  :: Parallelflach {n}, Parallelepiped {n}
parallelogram {n} (convex quadrilateral in which each pair of opposite edges are parallel and of equal length)  :: Parallelogramm {n}
parallelotope {n} (generalization of parallelogram and parallelepiped)  :: Parallelotop {n}
parallel universe {n} (universe that exists separately alongside another universe)  :: Paralleluniversum {n}
Paralympic Games {prop} (international sports competition for people with physical disabilities)  :: Paralympische Spiele {n-p}, Paralympics {n-p}
Paralympics {prop} (Paralympic Games) SEE: Paralympic Games  ::
paralyse {v} (paralyse) SEE: paralyze  ::
paralysis {n} (loss of muscle control)  :: Paralyse {f}, Lähmung {f}
paralytic {adj} (affected by paralysis)  :: paralysiert, paralytisch, gelähmt
paralyze {v} (to afflict with paralysis)  :: paralysieren, lähmen
Paramaribo {prop} (capital of Suriname)  :: Paramaribo {n}
paramecium {n} (organism)  :: Pantoffeltierchen {n}
paramedic {n} (individual trained to stabilize people outside of hospital)  :: Sanitäter {m}, Sanitäterin, Sanitätspersonal {n} [collective noun]
parament {n} (liturgical cloth)  :: Parament {n}
parameter {n} (variable kept constant during an experiment, calculation or similar)  :: Parameter {m}
parameter {n} (name in a function or subroutine definition)  :: Parameter {m}
parametric {adj} (of, relating to, or defined using parameters)  :: parametrisch
parametrize {v} (To describe in terms of parameters)  :: parametrisieren
paramilitary {n} (a group of civilians trained and organized in a military fashion)  :: paramilitärisch
paramount {adj} (supreme)  :: höchst, überragend, vorrangig
paramour {n} (illicit lover)  :: Geliebte {f}, Geliebter {m}, Liebhaber {m}, Liebhaberin {f}, Mätresse {f}, Poussage {f}, Buhle {f}
paranasal sinus {n} (one of of air-filled spaces, or sinuses)  :: Nasennebenhöhle {f}
paranoia {n} (A psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution)  :: Paranoia {f}, Verfolgungswahn {m}
paranoia {n} (Extreme, irrational distrust of others)  :: Paranoia {f}
paranoiac {n} (somebody who has paranoia) SEE: paranoid  ::
paranoiac {adj} (pertaining to paranoia)  :: paranoisch
paranoid {adj} (of, related to, or suffering from paranoia)  :: paranoid
paranoid {adj} (exhibiting extreme and irrational fear or distrust of others)  :: paranoid
paranoid {n} (someone suffering from paranoia)  :: Paranoiker {m}, Paranoikerin {f}, Paranoide {m} {f}
paranoid schizophrenia {n} (form of schizophrenia accompanied by delusions)  :: Paranoide Schizophrenie {f}
parapet {n} (a low retaining wall)  :: Brüstung {f}
parapet {n} (a fortification consisting of a wall)  :: Wehrmauer {f}
paraph {n} (flourish after signature)  :: Paraphe {f}
paraphernalia {n} (miscellaneous items)  :: Utensilien {f-p}
paraphimosis {n} (foreskin trapped behind the glans)  :: Paraphimose {f}, spanischer Kragen {m}
paraphrase {n} (restatement of a text)  :: Umschreibung {f}
paraphrase {v} (to compose a paraphrase)  :: umschreiben, paraphrasieren
paraphyletic {adj} (Excluding some descendants of the most recent common ancestor)  :: paraphyletisch
paraplegia {n} (paralysed condition)  :: Querschnittslähmung {f}
parapsychology {n} (study of that which cannot yet be explained)  :: Parapsychologie {f}
parasite {n} (useless person who always relies on other people's work and gives nothing back)  :: Parasit {m}
parasite {n} ((generally undesirable) living organism that exists by stealing resources from another living organism)  :: Schmarotzer {m}, Parasit {m}
parasite {n}  :: Parasit {m}
parasitic {adj} (pertaining to a biological or symbolic parasite)  :: parasitär
parasitic {adj} (drawing upon another organism for sustenance)  :: parasitär
parasitic {adj} (exploit)  :: parasitär
parasitical {adj} (parasitic) SEE: parasitic  ::
parasitise {v} (parasitize) SEE: parasitize  ::
parasitism {n} (interaction between two organisms)  :: Parasitismus {m}
parasitize {v} (live off a host)  :: parasitieren
parasitology {n} (study of parasites)  :: Parasitologie
parasol {n} (umbrella used as protection from the sun)  :: Sonnenschirm {m}
parasympathomimetic {adj} (acting by stimulating the parasympathetic nervous system)  :: parasympathomimetisch
parataxis {n} (in grammar)  :: Nebenordnung, Parataxis, Parataxe
paratha {n} (Indian bread)  :: Paratha {n}
paratrooper {n} (soldier that parachutes from aircraft)  :: Fallschirmjäger {m}
parautochthonous {adj} (which has a character intermediate between that of autochthonous rock and allochthonous rock)  :: parautochthon
parboil {v} (partially boil)  :: blanchieren, ankochen
parcel {n} (package wrapped for shipment)  :: Paket {n}
parcel {n} (division of land bought and sold as a unit)  :: Parzelle
parcel bomb {n} (bomb disguised as a parcel)  :: Paketbombe {f}
parch {v} (to burn the surface of; to scorch)  :: ausdörren
parch {v} (to dry to extremity)  :: ausdörren
parch {v} (to become scorched or superficially burnt; to be very dry)  :: rösten
parched {adj} (dry)  :: ausgedörrt, ausgetrocknet
parchment {n} (material)  :: Pergament {n}
parchment {n} (document)  :: Pergament {n}
parchment paper {n} (paper used in baking)  :: Backpapier {n}, Pergamentpapier {n}
pardon {n} (forgiveness for an offence)  :: Vergebung {f}, Verzeihung {f}
pardon {n} (releasing order)  :: Begnadigung {f}
pardon {v} (to forgive)  :: verzeihen, vergeben
pardon {v} (to grant an official pardon)  :: begnadigen
pardon {interj} (interjection, request to repeat)  :: pardon?, was? [colloquial], wie? [colloquial], wie bitte?
pardon me {phrase} (sorry, as an apology)  :: Entschuldigung
pardon my French {v} (please excuse my swearing or bad language (idiomatic))  :: Verzeihen Sie meine Ausdrucksweise, Verzeih meine offene Rede, Entschuldigen Sie meine Ausdrucksweise, Entschuldige meine Ausdrucksweise, Entschuldigen Sie meine offene Rede, Entschuldige meine offene Rede
pare {v} (To remove the outer covering or skin of something with a knife)  :: schälen, pellen
pare {v} (To reduce or trim something (as if) by cutting off)  :: beschneiden
pare down {v} (to reduce by paring)  :: beschneiden
pareidolia {n} (tendency to interpret vague stimuli as something familiar)  :: Pareidolie
paremiology {n} (the study of proverbs)  :: Parömiologie {f}, Sprichwortkunde {f}
parenchyma {n} (functional part of an organ, as opposed to supporting tissue)  :: Parenchym {n}
parent {n} (person from whom one is descended)  :: Elternteil {m}, [technical] Elter {m} {n}
parent {n} (biology: organism from which a plant or animal is biologically descended)  :: Elternpflanze {f} [plant], männliche Elternpflanze [male], weibliche Elternpflanze {f} [female], Vaterpflanze {f} [male], Mutterpfanze {f} [female], Elterntier {n} [animal], männliches Elterntier {n} [male], weibliches Elterntier {n} [female], Vater {m} [male], Vatertier {n} [male], Mutter {f} [female], Muttertier {n} [female]
parent {n}  :: Elternteil {m}
parent {n} (parent company) SEE: parent company  ::
parental {adj} (relating to parent)  :: elterlich
parental leave {n} (leave of absence for a parent to take care of a baby)  :: Elternzeit {f}
parent company {n} (a company that owns or controls another company)  :: Stammhaus {n}, Mutterfirma {f}, Dachgesellschaft {f}, Konzernmutter {f}, Muttergesellschaft {f}, Mutterhaus {n}, Mutterkonzern {m}, Mutterunternehmen {n}, Obergesellschaft {f} [law], Organträger {m} [finance]
parenteral {adj} (Intravenously or by injection)  :: parenteral
parentese {n} (parentese)  :: Elterisch {n} [colloquial]
parenthesis {n} (a clause, phrase or word inserted into a passage which is already grammatically complete)  :: Parenthese {f}
parenthesis {n} (either of a pair of brackets ( ))  :: runde Klammer {f}
parenthesis {n} (both round brackets)  :: runde Klammer {f}
parenthesis {n} ((mathematics, logic) brackets used to clarify expressions by grouping terms affected by a common operator)  :: runde Klammer {f}
parenthesis {n}  :: Klammer {f}
parenthesize {v} (place in parentheses)  :: klammern, in Klammern setzen, einklammern
parenthood {n} (state of being parent)  :: Elternschaft {f}
parenting {n} (process of raising and educating a child from birth until adulthood)  :: Kindererziehung {f}
parent-in-law {n} (mother-in-law or father-in-law)  :: Schwiegerelternteil {n}
parentless {adj} (having no parent)  :: elternlos
parentlessness {n} (state or condition of being parentless)  :: Elternlosigkeit {f}
parents {n} (one's parents)  :: Eltern {p}
par excellence {adj} (being a quintessential example of a general type)  :: par excellence
parget {v} (to coat with parget)  :: verputzen
parget {n} (gypsum)  :: Verputz {m}
parhelion {n} (bright spot in the sky due to refraction of the sun by ice crystals) SEE: sun dog  ::
pariah {n} (an outcast)  :: Paria {m}
pariah {n} (member of one of the oppressed social castes in India)  :: Paria {m}
parietal lobe {n} (Division of cerebrum)  :: Scheitellappen {m}
Paris {prop} (capital of France)  :: Paris {n}
Paris {prop} (cities in the US)  :: Paris {n}
Paris {prop} (Trojan prince)  :: Paris {m}
parish {n} (part of a diocese)  :: Gemeinde {f}
parish {n} (members of the parish)  :: Gemeinde {f}
parish {n} (civil subdivision of a county)  :: Gemeinde {f}
parish church {n} (church that serves as the religious centre of a parish)  :: Pfarrkirche {f}, Parochialkirche {f}
parish register {n} (record book of a parish)  :: Kirchenbuch {n}
Parisian {n} (someone from Paris)  :: Pariser {m}, Pariserin {f}
Parisian {adj} (of Paris)  :: Pariser, pariserisch
parisyllabic {adj} (having the same number of syllables)  :: gleichsilbig, isosyllabisch, parisyllabisch
park {n} (ground for recreation)  :: Park {m}
park {v} (bring to a halt)  :: parken
parka {n} (long jacket)  :: Anorak {m}, Parka {m}
parking {n} (action)  :: Parken {n}, Parkieren {n}
parking {n} (space)  :: Parkplatz {m}
parking brake {n} (brake intended for keeping a vehicle stationary without constant operator attention)  :: Feststellbremse {f}
parking garage {n} (building)  :: Parkhaus {n}, Parkgarage {f}
parking lot {n} (open area, generally paved, where automobiles may be left when not in use)  :: Parkplatz {m} (area), Parkhaus {n} (building)
parking meter {n} (device for collecting parking fees)  :: Parkuhr {f}, Parkautomat {m}
parking ticket {n} (legal summons for parking incorrectly)  :: Strafzettel {m}, Knöllchen {n}
parking ticket {n} (ticket as proof of payment)  :: Parkschein {m}
Parkinson's disease {n} (Parkinson's disease)  :: Parkinson Krankheit
parkland {n} (land suitable for being a park)  :: Parklandschaft {f}
parkour {n} (athletic discipline)  :: Parkour {m}
parlance {n} (A certain way of speaking (or using words))  :: Ausdrucksweise {f}, Jargon {m}
parliament {n} (institution with elected or appointed members)  :: Parlament {n}
parliament {n} (flock of owls or rooks)  :: [owls] Eulenschwarm {m}
parliamentarian {n} (member of parliament)  :: Parlamentarier {m}
parliamentary {adj} (of, relating to, or enacted by a parliament)  :: parlamentarisch
parliamentary {adj} (having the supreme executive and legislative power)  :: parlamentarisch
parlor {n} (room for talking, room for entertaining guests, living room)  :: Wohnzimmer {n}, Salon {m}
parlor {n} (drawing room)  :: Empfangszimmer {n}, Salon {m}, Sprechzimmer {n}, Stube {f}, Wohnzimmer {n}
Parma {prop} (city)  :: Parma {n}
parmesan {n} (hard, full-fat Italian cheese from Parma)  :: Parmesan {m}, Parmesankäse {m}
Parmesan {n} (parmesan) SEE: parmesan  ::
parochial {adj} (pertaining to a parish)  :: Gemeinde-, Pfarr-, Pfarrei-
parochial {adj} (characterized by an unsophisticated focus on local concerns)  :: engstirnig, beschränkt, provinziell
parochialism {n} (state of being parochial)  :: Provinzialismus {m}, Engstirnigkeit {f}, Beschränktheit {f}
parochial school {n} (school associated with the parish of a church)  :: Bekenntnisschule {f}
parodic {adj} (of, related to, or having characteristics of parody)  :: parodistisch
parody {n} (expression making fun of something else)  :: Parodie {f}
parody {v} (to make a parody of something)  :: parodieren
paroemia {n} (proverb) SEE: proverb  ::
parole {n} (law: a release of (a prisoner))  :: bedingte Haftentlassung {f}, Bewährung {f}
parole officer {n} (probation officer) SEE: probation officer  ::
paronychia {n} (infection under the cuticle) SEE: whitlow  ::
paronym {n} (word derived from the same root/stem)  :: Paronym {n}, Paronymum {n}, Paronymon {n}, stammverwandtes Wort {n}
paronym {n} (word that sounds like another word)  :: Paronym {n}, Paronymon {n}
parousia {n} (Second Coming of Christ)  :: Parusie {f}
paroxysm {n} (random or sudden outburst)  :: Paroxysmus {m}
paroxysm {n} (sudden recurrence of a disease)  :: Paroxysmus {m}
paroxytone {n} (paroxytone)  :: Paroxytonon {n}
parquet {n} (the part of a theatre between the orchestra and the parquet circle) SEE: stall  ::
parquet {n} (a wooden floor made of parquetry)  :: Parkett {n}
parquet {v} (to lay or fit such a floor)  :: parkettieren
parrot {n} (kind of bird)  :: Papagei {m}
parrot {v} (to repeat exactly without showing understanding)  :: nachplappern
parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin  ::
parroting {n} (mindless repetition of words)  :: Nachplappern {n}
parry {v} (avoid, deflect, or ward off)  :: parieren, abwehren
parse {v} (linguistics: to resolve into elements)  :: analysieren
parse {v} (computing: to split data into pieces)  :: zerteilen, parsen
parsec {n} (parallax second)  :: Parsec {n}
parser {n} (computer program)  :: Parser {m}, [seldom] Zerteiler {m}, Syntaxanalysierer {m}
parsimonious {adj} (Exhibiting parsimony)  :: sparsam, gierig, karg
parsimony {n} (great reluctance to spend money unnecessarily)  :: Sparsamkeit {f}, Geiz {m}
parsing {n}  :: Syntaxanalyse {f}, Parsen {n}, Parsing {n}
parsley {n} (herb)  :: Petersilie {f}
parsnip {n} (the plant Pastinaca sativa)  :: Pastinak {m}
parsnip {n} (the edible root of Pastinaca sativa)  :: Pastinakwurzel {f}, Pastinake {f}
parsonage {n} (house provided by the church)  :: Pfarrhaus {n}
part {n} (fraction of a whole )  :: Teil {m} {n}
part {n} (group inside a larger group )  :: Teil {m}
part {n} (position or role )  :: Rolle {f}
part {n} (hair dividing line )  :: Scheitel {m}
part {v} (to cut hair with a parting)  :: scheiteln
part {v} (to divide in two)  :: teilen, trennen
part {v} (to divide up, to share)  :: teilen
part {v}  :: sich trennen. scheiden, verlassen
part {adj} (partial) SEE: partial  ::
part {adv} (partially) SEE: partially  ::
partake {v} (to take part in an activity)  :: teilnehmen, mitmachen
partake {v} (to share food)  :: mitessen
partaker {n} (one who partakes of something)  :: Teilhaber {m}, Teilhaberin {f}
parthenogenesis {n} (reproduction from a single gamete without fertilisation)  :: Parthenogenese {f}
Parthenon {prop} (ancient temple to Athena)  :: Parthenon {m}
Parthia {prop} ((historical) region)  :: Parthien
Parthia {prop} (empire of the Parthians)  :: Partherreich {n}
Parthian {adj} (relating to Parthia)  :: parthisch
Parthian {n} (person)  :: Parther {m}, Partherin {f}
Parthian {n} (language)  :: Parthisch {n}
partial {adj} (existing in part)  :: teilweise, partiell
partial {adj} (biased)  :: parteiisch
partial derivative {n} (derivative with respect to one variable)  :: Partielle Ableitung {f}
partial differential equation {n} (equation)  :: partielle Differentialgleichung {f}
partially {adv} (to a partial degree)  :: teilweise, teils
partial order {n} (relation)  :: partielle Ordnung {f}
partial pressure {n} (pressure one component of a mixture of gases would contribute to the total pressure)  :: Partialdruck {m}
participant {n} (one who participates)  :: Teilnehmer {m}, Teilnehmerin {f}
participate {v} (to join in, to take part, to involve oneself)  :: teilnehmen (to participate in something: - an etwas teilnehmen)
participation {n} (act of participating)  :: Partizipation {f}, Beteiligung {f}, Teilnahme {f}
participatory {adj} (open to participation)  :: partizipativ, Mitwirkungs-, Beteiligungs-
participatory democracy {n} (Political system)  :: partizipatorische Demokratie {f}
participial {n} (participle) SEE: participle  ::
participle {n} (verb form)  :: Mittelwort {n}, Partizip {n}, Partizipium {n}
particle {n} (body with very small size)  :: Teilchen {n}, Partikel {n} {f}
particle {n} (word)  :: Partikel {f} {n}, Redeteilchen {n}
particle {n} (elementary particle or subatomic particle)  :: Partikel {n}, Teilchen {n}
particle accelerator {n} (a device that accelerates electrically charged particles to extremely high speeds)  :: Teilchenbeschleuniger {m}
particle board {n} (structural material manufactured from wood particles)  :: Pressspan {m}, Spanplatte {f}
particle physics {n} (particle physics)  :: Teilchenphysik {f}
particular {adj} (specific; discrete; concrete)  :: speziell, bestimmt, spezifisch
particular {adj} (distinguished in some way; special)  :: bestimmt, besonderer
particular {adj} (concerned with, or attentive to, details; minute; precise; fastidious)  :: eigen, kleinlich
particular {adj} (partial) SEE: partial  ::
particular {adj} (known only to an individual person or group) SEE: confidential  ::
parting {n} (farewell)  :: Abschied {m}
parting {n} (line dividing hair)  :: Scheitel {m}, Haarscheitel {m}, [centre, middle] Mittelscheitel {m}, [side] Seitenscheitel {m}
parting gift {n} (gift given to someone who is leaving)  :: Abschiedsgeschenk {n}
partisan {n} (type of spear)  :: Partisane {f}
partisan {n} (member of a body of detached light troops) SEE: guerrilla  ::
partition {n} (collection of non-empty, disjoint subsets of a set)  :: Partition {f}, Zerlegung {f}, Klasseneinteilung {f}
partitive {adj} (grammar: indicating a part)  :: partitiv
partitive {n} (partitive case)  :: Partitiv {m}
partitive case {n} (case used to indicate that an object is affected only partially by the verb) SEE: partitive  ::
partiture {n} (score (music)) SEE: score  ::
partly {adv} (in part)  :: teilweise
partner {n} (someone who is associated with another in a common activity or interest)  :: Partner {m}
partner {n} (spouse, domestic, or romantic partner)  :: Partner {m}, Partnerin {f}
partnership {n} (state of being associated with a partner)  :: Partnerschaft {f}
partnership {n} (association of two or more people to conduct a business)  :: Partnerschaft {f}
partocracy {n} (government by political parties)  :: Parteienherrschaft {f}
part of speech {n} (the function a word or phrase performs)  :: Redeteil {m}, Sprachteil {m}, Wortart {f}
partook {v} (simple past of partake)  :: nahm teil
partridge {n} (any bird of the genera Perdix or Alectoris)  :: Rebhuhn {n}
partridgeberry {n} (Vaccinium vitis-idaea) SEE: lingonberry  ::
part-time {adj} (involving less than the normal time)  :: Teilzeit- [in compound words]
part-timer {n} (someone who is employed, or does something, part-time)  :: Teilzeitarbeiter {m}, Teilzeitarbeiterin {f}, Teilzeiter {m}, Teilzeiterin {f}, Teilzeitbeschäftigter {m}, Teilzeitbeschäftigte {f}
parturition {n} (act of giving birth)  :: Entbindung {f}, Geburt {f}
party {n} (law: particular side in a contract or legal action)  :: Partei {f}
party {n} (someone who takes part)  :: Partizipant {m}, Teilnehmer {m}, Teilnehmerin {f}
party {n} (group of people forming one side in a given dispute, contest etc.)  :: Partei {f}
party {n} (social gathering)  :: Feier {f}, Fest {n}, Fete {f}, Party {f}
party {n} (group of people travelling or attending an event together)  :: Partie {f}
party {n} (online gaming: player characters organized into a single group)  :: Party {f}
party {n} (video games: group of characters controlled by the player)  :: Party {f}
party {n} (political group) SEE: political party  ::
party animal {n} (person known for frequent, enthusiastic attendance at parties)  :: Partylöwe {m}, [female] Partymaus {f}, [female] Tanzmaus {f}, Partyjunge {m}, Partymädchen {n}, Partygirl {n}, Partygänger {m}, Partygängerin {f}
party dress {n} (woman's elegant dress)  :: Partykleid {n}
party leader {n} (person who leads a political party)  :: Parteichef {m}
party political {adj}  :: parteipolitisch
party politics {n}  :: Parteipolitik
party pooper {n} (one who dampens the fun of a group activity) SEE: spoilsport  ::
par value {n} (face value) SEE: face value  ::
parvenu {n} (a person who has risen, climbed up, or has been promoted to a higher social class)  :: Emporkömmling {m}, Parvenü {m}
parvenu {adj} (being a parvenu; also, like or having the characteristics of a parvenu)  :: parvenühaft
pas {n} (step)  :: Schritt {m}
Pascal {prop} (male given name)  :: Pascal
paschal candle {n} (a large white candle used at Easter)  :: Osterkerze {f}
Paschal Lamb {n} (the lamb eaten at Passover)  :: Osterlamm {n}
pasha {n} (title)  :: Pascha {m}
Pashto {prop} (official language of Afghanistan)  :: Paschtu {n}, Paschto {n}
Pashtun {prop} (Pashto) SEE: Pashto  ::
Pashtunwali {prop} (Pashtun tribal code of conduct)  :: Paschtunwali {n}
pass {v} (happen)  :: passieren
pass {v} (elapse)  :: vergehen
pass {v} (go through any inspection or test successfully)  :: bestehen
pass {v} (go by, over, etc)  :: vorbeigehen
pass {v}  :: reichen
pass {n} (opening, road, or track, available for passing)  :: Pass {m}
pass {n} (permission or license to pass, or to go and come)  :: Passierschein {m} [license to pass], Dauerkarte {f} [theater, transportation], Zeitfahrkarte {f} [transportation], Zeitkarte {f} [transportation]
pass {n} (password) SEE: password  ::
passacaglia {n} (historical Spanish dance)  :: Passacaglia {f}
passage {n} (section of text or music)  :: Passus {m}
passage {n} (part of a journey)  :: Passage {f}
passageway {n} (covered walkway)  :: Durchgang {m}, Korridor {m}
Passarge {prop} (river in eastern Europe)  :: Passarge
Passau {prop} (city)  :: Passau {n}
pass away {v} (to die (euphemistic))  :: entschlafen, versterben
passbook {n} (booklet used to record bank transactions)  :: Sparbuch {n}, Bankbuch {n}
pass by {v} (go by) SEE: go by  ::
passenger {n} (one who rides or travels in a vehicle)  :: Passagier {m}, Passagierin {f}, Fahrgast {m}, Fahrgästin {f}
passenger car {n} (A railroad car that carries passengers)  :: Personenwagen {m}
passenger car {n} (A road vehicle that carries passengers)  :: PKW {m}
passenger pigeon {n} (an extinct bird of the species Ectopistes migratorius)  :: Wandertaube {f}
passenger ship {n} (type of ship)  :: Passagierschiff {n}
passenger train {n} (type of train)  :: Personenzug {m}
passer {n} (sports)  :: Passer {m} Passgeber {m}
passer-by {n} (a person who is passing by)  :: Passant {m}, Passantin {f}
pass gas {v} (break wind) SEE: break wind  ::
passim {adv} (here and there)  :: passim
passing {adj} (that passes away; ephemeral)  :: vorübergehend, verrinnend (poetic)
passing {adj} (done only in passing; vague, cursory)  :: flüchtig
passing place {n} (place where vehicles can pass each other)  :: Ausweichstelle
passion {n} (any great emotion)  :: Leidenschaft {f}, Passion {f}
passion {n} (fervor, determination)  :: Leidenschaft {f}, Passion {f}
passion {n} (object of passionate love or strong interest)  :: Leidenschaft {f}, Passion {f}
passion {n} (suffering of Jesus)  :: Passion {f}
passion {n} (commemoration of the suffering of Jesus)  :: Passion {f}
passionate {adj} (fired with intense feeling)  :: leidenschaftlich
passionately {adv} (in a passionate manner)  :: leidenschaftlich
passionflower {n} (plant of the genus Passiflora)  :: Passionsblume {f}
passion fruit {n} (edible fruit)  :: Passionsfrucht {f}, Maracuja {f}
passion pit {n} (drive-in theatre) SEE: drive-in  ::
passion play {n} (play depicting the Passion of Christ)  :: Passionsspiel {n}
passivate {v} (to reduce the chemical reactivity of a surface)  :: passivieren
passivation {n} (formation of a corrosion-inhibiting film)  :: Passivierung {f}, Passivierung {f}
passive {n} (passive voice) SEE: passive voice  ::
passive {adj} (not active, but acted upon)  :: passiv
passive {adj} (taking no action)  :: passiv
passive {adj} (grammar: being in the passive voice)  :: leidend, leidentlich, passiv, passivisch
passive {adj} (psychology: being inactive and receptive in a relationship)  :: unterwürfig
passive {n} (form of verb)  :: Passiv {n}, Passivum {n}, passives Verb {n}, passives Verbum {n}
passive smoking {n} (inhalation of smoke from somebody else´s tobacco)  :: Passivrauchen {n}
passive voice {n} (grammatical term)  :: Leideform {f}, Leidform {f}, Leidensform {f}, Passiv {n}, Passivum {n}, Passivform {f}
pass on {v} (To die) SEE: die  ::
pass on {v} (to convey or communicate)  :: weitergeben, übertragen
pass out {v} (to faint)  :: ohnmächtig werden
Passover {prop} (Pesach)  :: Passah {n}, Passahfest {n}, Passa {n}, Passafest, Pascha, Paschafest, Pessach {n}
passport {n} (official document)  :: Reisepass {m}, Pass {m}
pass the time {v} (to occupy oneself)  :: sich die Zeit vertreiben
password {n} (word used to gain admittance)  :: Codewort {m}, Passwort {n}, Parole {f}, Kennwort {n}
password {n} (computing: string of characters known only to a user)  :: Passwort {n}
past {adj} (ago) SEE: ago  ::
past {n} (period of time that has already happened)  :: Vergangenheit {f}
past {n} ((grammar) past tense)  :: Vergangenheit {f}, Präteritum {n}
past {adj} (having already happened; in the past)  :: vergangen
past {prep} (beyond in place)  :: vorbei
pasta {n} (dough)  :: Teigwaren {f-p}, Nudeln {f-p}
pasta {n} (dish or serving)  :: Nudelgericht {n}
Pastafarianism {n} (a parody religion)  :: Pastafarianismus {m}
paste {n} (a soft mixture)  :: Paste {f}
paste {n} (soft mixture used in making pastry)  :: Teig {m}
paste {n} (soft mixture of pounded foods)  :: Paste {f}, Pastete {f}
paste {n} (an adhesive paste)  :: Kleister, Klebstoff {n}, Kitt {m}
paste {n} (lead-containing glass, or an artificial gemstone thereof)  :: Strass {m}
paste {v} (to insert a piece of text)  :: einfügen
pasteboard {n} (card stock)  :: Pappkarton {m}, Karton {m}
pastern {n} (area on a horse's leg)  :: Fessel {f}
pasteurisation {n} (treatment of perishable food)  :: Pasteurisierung {f}
pasteurise {v} (to heat food in order to kill harmful organisms)  :: pasteurisieren
pastiche {n} (work that imitates the work of a previous artist)  :: Pastiche {m}
pastiche {n} (musical medley)  :: Potpourri {n}
pastiera {n} (Neapolitan Easter tart)  :: Pastiera {f}, Pastiera Napoletana {f}
pastille {n} (soft flavoured candy)  :: Pastila {f}, Pastille {f}
pastille {n} (medicinal pill)  :: Pastille {f}
pastime {n} (that which amuses)  :: Zeitvertreib {m}
pastor {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd  ::
pastor {n} (a minister or priest)  :: Pastor {m}, Pastorin {f}, Pfarrer {m}, Pfarrerin {f}
past participle {n} (past participle)  :: Mittelwort der Vergangenheit, Partizip II, Partizip Präteritum, Partizip Perfekt, Perfektpartizip
past perfect {n} (pluperfect tense) SEE: pluperfect tense  ::
pastrami {n} (seasoned smoked cut of beef)  :: Pastrami {m}
pastry {n} (food group)  :: Backwerk {n} (pastry and bread), Gebäck {n} (pastry and bread), Feingebäck {n}
pastry {n} (type of dough)  :: Gebäckteig {m}
pastry bag {n} (bag used to pipe cakes with icing)  :: Spritzbeutel {m}, Spritzsack {m}, Dressierbeutel {m}, Spritztüte {f}
pastrymaker {n} (baker of pastry products)  :: Süßwarenhersteller {m}
pastry shop {n} (pastry shop) SEE: patisserie  ::
past tense {n} (form of language)  :: Vergangenheit {f}, [preterite] Präteritum {n}
pasture {v} (graze) SEE: graze  ::
pasture {n} (land on which cattle can be kept for feeding)  :: Weide {f}
pasture {v} (to herd animals into a pasture)  :: weiden
pat {v} (to tap gently)  :: tätscheln, stippen
pat {v}  :: tätscheln
pataca {n} (monetary unit of Macau)  :: Macao-Pataca {m}, Pataca {f}
Patagonia {prop} (geographical region)  :: Patagonien {n}
patch {n} (figuratively: fit) SEE: fit  ::
patch {n} (paltry fellow) SEE: fool  ::
patch {n} (piece of cloth used to repair a garment)  :: Flicken {m}
patch {n} (computing: file describing changes made to source code)  :: Patch {m}
patch {v} (mend by sewing on cloth)  :: flicken
patch file {n} (patch) SEE: patch  ::
patchouli {n} (any of several East Indian plants)  :: Indisches Patschuli {n}
patchouli {n} (the oil or perfume made from these plants)  :: Indisches Patschuli {n}
patchwork quilt {n} (decorative quilt)  :: Patchworkdecke {f}
patchwork quilt {n} (disorganized structure)  :: Flickenteppich {m}, Sammelsurium {n}
patella {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap  ::
paten {n} (plate for the host during Eucharist)  :: Patene {f}
patent {n} (declaration issued by a government to an inventor)  :: Patent {n}
patent {v} (successfully register an invention with a government agency; to secure a letter patent)  :: patentieren, patentieren lassen
patent {n} (patent leather) SEE: patent leather  ::
patentable {adj} (Able to be protected by a patent; for which a patent can be granted)  :: patentierbar
patented {adj} (for which a patent has been granted)  :: patentiert
patentese {n} (legal jargon used in patents)  :: Patentchinesisch {n} [colloquial]
patent leather {n} (glossy leather)  :: Lackleder {n}
paterfamilias {n} (a man who is the head of a household)  :: Paterfamilias {m}, Familienvater {m}
paternal {adj} (of or pertaining to one's father)  :: väterlich
paternal aunt {n} (the sister of one's father)  :: Tante {f} väterlicherseits
paternal grandfather {n} (one's father's father)  :: Großvater väterlicherseits
paternal grandmother {n} (one's father's mother)  :: Großmutter väterlicherseits
paternal uncle {n} (brother of one's father)  :: Onkel {m}, [archaic] Oheim {m}
paternity {n} (fatherhood) SEE: fatherhood  ::
paternity test {n} (test)  :: Vaterschaftstest {m}
paternoster {n} (a rosary) SEE: rosary  ::
paternoster {n} (Lord's prayer)  :: Vaterunser {n}; Unservater {n}; Paternoster {n}; Gebet des Herrn {n}; Herrengebet {n} [roughly in order of currency]
paternoster {n} (slow, continuously moving lift)  :: Paternoster {m}, Paternosteraufzug {m}, Personen-Umlaufaufzug {m}, Beamtenbagger {m}
path {n} (a trail for the use of, or worn by, pedestrians)  :: Pfad {m}
path {n} (a course taken)  :: Weg {m}
path {n} (a metaphorical course)  :: Weg {m}
path {n} (a method or direction of proceeding)  :: Weg {m}, Pfad {m}
path {n} (computing: a specification for a location within a hierarchical or tree-like structure)  :: Pfad {m}
path {n} (graph theory: a sequence of vertices from one vertex to another)  :: Pfad {m}
path {n} (topology: a continuous map)  :: Weg {m}
path {n}  :: Pfad {m}
pathetic {adj} (arousing pity, sympathy, or compassion)  :: gefühlvoll, rührend, mitleiderregend, bemitleidenswert
pathetic {adj} (arousing scorn or contempt)  :: erbärmlich, jämmerlich, peinlich
Pathet Lao {prop} (political movement and party in Laos)  :: Pathet Lao
pathogen {n} (an organism or substance that causes disease)  :: Krankheitserreger {m}
pathogenesis {n} (pathogenesis)  :: Pathogenese {f}
pathogenic {adj} (able to cause disease)  :: pathogen
pathognomonic {adj} (Beyond any doubt diagnostic for a particular disease)  :: pathognomonisch
pathologic {adj} (pathological)  :: pathologisch
pathological {adj} (pertaining to pathology)  :: pathologisch, krankhaft
pathological {adj} (relating to or caused by a physical or mental disorder)  :: pathologisch
pathologist {n} (expert in pathology)  :: Pathologe {m}
pathology {n} (branch of medicine)  :: Pathologie
pathology {n} (abnormality)  :: Pathologie {f}
pathway {n} (footpath, path or track)  :: Bahn {f}, Pfad {m}
patience {n} (quality of being patient)  :: Geduld {f}
patience is a virtue {proverb} (it is better to be patient than impatient)  :: Geduld ist eine Tugend
patient {adj} (not losing one's temper while waiting)  :: geduldig
patient {n} (someone who receives treatment from a doctor)  :: Patient {m}
patient {n} (linguistics)  :: Patiens {n} {m}
patiently {adv} (in a patient manner)  :: geduldig
patina {n} (color or incrustation which age and wear give to objects)  :: Patina {f}
patine {v} (coat an object with a patina)  :: patinieren
patio {n} (a paved outside area, adjoining a house, used for dining or recreation)  :: Terrasse {f}, Veranda {f}
patio {n} (an inner courtyard typical of traditional Spanish houses)  :: Patio {m}, Innenhof {m}
patisserie {n} (pastry shop)  :: Konditorei {f}
Patras {prop} (city of Greece)  :: Patras
patriarch {n} (male leader)  :: Patriarch {m}
patriarchal {adj} (relating to patriarchy)  :: patriarchalisch
patriarchy {n} (social system)  :: Patriarchat {m} {n}
Patricia {prop} (female given name)  :: Patricia, Patrizia
patrician {n} (member of Roman aristocracy)  :: Patrizier
patrician {n} (nobleman)  :: Patrizier
patriciate {n} (aristocracy or nobility)  :: Patriziat {n}
patricide {n} (murder of one's father)  :: Vatermord {m}
patricide {n} (murderer of own father)  :: Vatermörder {m}, Vatermörderin {f}
Patrick {prop} (given name)  :: Patrick
patrimonialism {n} (political system)  :: Patrimonialismus
patrimony {n} (inheritance from one's ancestor)  :: Patrimonium {n}
patriot {n} (person who loves, supports and defends their country)  :: Patriot {m}, Patriotin {f}, Vaterlandsfreund {m}, Vaterlandsfreundin {f}, Vaterlandsliebhaber {m}, Vaterlandsliebhaberin {f}
patriotic {adj} (inspired by patriotism)  :: patriotisch
patriotism {n} (love of one's own country)  :: Patriotismus {m}
Patripassian {n} (Patripassian)  :: Patripassianer {m}, Patripassianerin {f}
Patripassian {adj} (Patripassian)  :: patripassianisch
Patroclus {prop} (character in the Iliad)  :: Patroklos {m}
patrol {n} (going of the rounds)  :: Patrouille {f}
patrol {n}  :: Patrouille {f}
patrol boat {n} (small naval vessel designed for coast defence)  :: Patrouillenboot {n}
patrol car {n} (police car)  :: Streifenwagen {m}
patrological {adj}  :: patrologisch
patron {n} (supporter)  :: Schirmherr {m}
patron {n} (customer)  :: Kunde {m}, Stammkunde {m}
patronage {n} (the act of providing approval and support)  :: Schirmherrschaft {f}, Protektion {m}
patronising {adj} (offensively condescending) SEE: condescending  ::
patronize {v} (to protect and support)  :: unterstützen, beschützen, beschirmen, fördern
patronize {v} (to assume a tone of unjustified superiority)  :: herablassend behandeln, bevormunden, gönnerhaft behandeln
patronize {v} (to make oneself a regular customer of a business)  :: frequentieren
patronizing {adj} (offensively condescending) SEE: condescending  ::
patron saint {n} (saint from whom a specific group claims special protection or prayer)  :: Schutzheiliger {m}, Schutzheilige {f}, Schutzpatron {m}, Schutzpatronin {f}
patronym {n} (linguistics: a patronymic name)  :: Patronym, Patronymikum
patronymic {n} (a name from father's name)  :: Vatersname {m}, Patronymikon {n}, Patronymikum {n}, Patronym {n}
patsy {n} (a person who is taken advantage of)  :: Sündenbock {m}
patter {n} (sound of feet)  :: Trippeln {n}
patter {n} (glib and rapid speech)  :: Geplapper
patter {v} (to speak glibly and rapidly)  :: plappern
pattern {n} (that from which a copy is made)  :: Muster {n}, Schablone {f}, Modell {n}
pattern {n} (motif or decoration)  :: Muster {n}, Struktur {f}
pattern {v} (apply a pattern)  :: strukturieren
pattern language {n}  :: Mustersprache {f}
paucal {n} (in grammar: a language form referring to a few of something (three to around ten))  :: Paucalis {m}, Paukal {m}
paucity {n} (fewness in number; a small number)  :: Mangel {m}
paucity {n} (smallness in size or amount)  :: Knappheit {f}
Paul {prop} (the Apostle)  :: Paulus
Paul {prop} (male given name)  :: Paul {m}
Paula {prop} (female given name)  :: Paula
Pauli exclusion principle {n} (a principle in quantum mechanics)  :: Pauli-Prinzip {n}
Pauline {prop} (female given name)  :: Pauline {f}
Pauline {adj} (of or relating to the Apostle Paul and his doctrines)  :: paulinisch
paunch {n} (first stomach of ruminant; rumen)  :: Pansen {m}
paunch {n} (large, protruding belly)  :: Wampe {f}, Plauze {f}, Wanst {m}
pauper {n} (one who is extremely poor)  :: Bettelknabe {m}, Armer {m}
pauper {n} (one living on or eligible for public charity)  :: Unterstützungsempfänger {m}
pauperism {n} (poverty)  :: Pauperismus {m}
pause {v} (to interrupt something)  :: pausieren, innehalten
pause {n} (temporary stop or rest)  :: Pause {f}
pauseless {adj} (without a pause)  :: pausenlos
pave {v} ((British) to cover with paving stones)  :: mit Platten auslegen
pave {v} ((North American) to cover with stones, asphalt, etc)  :: pflastern, bepflastern
paved {adj} (covered in pavement)  :: asphaltiert
pavement {n} (footpath)  :: Bürgersteig {m}, Gehweg {m}, Gehsteig {m}
pavement {n} (surface of road)  :: Asphalt {m}
pavilion {n} (ornate tent)  :: Pavillon {m}
pavilion {n} (light roofed structure used as a shelter in a public place)  :: Pavillon {m}
pavilion {n} (structure erected to house exhibits at a fair, etc)  :: Pavillon {m}
pavilion {n} (cartiliginous part of the outer ear) SEE: pinna  ::
paving stone {n} (stone used for paving)  :: Pflasterstein {m}
Pavlovian {adj} (of or relating to the theories of Ivan Pavlov)  :: pawlowsch, Pawlow'sch
Pavo {prop} (constellation of the southern sky)  :: Pfau {m}
paw {n} (soft foot of an animal)  :: Pfote {f}
paw {v} (to touch someone (with the hands) in a sexual way)  :: betatschen
paw {v} (to clumsily dig through something)  :: befummeln
pawa {n} (edible univalve mollusc)  :: Abalone
pawl {n} (pawl)  :: Sperrklinke {f}, Klaue {f}, Klinke {f}
pawn {n} (chess piece)  :: Bauer {m}
pawn {n} (someone who is being manipulated)  :: Bauer {m} [rare], Der kleine Mann {m}
pawn {n} (instance of pawning something)  :: Verpfändung {f}
pawn {n} (item sold to a pawn shop)  :: Pfand {n}
pawn {n} ((rare) type of shop)  :: Pfandleiher {m}
pawn {v} (give as security for loan)  :: verpfänden
pawnbroker {n} (person who makes monetary loans at interest, taking personal property as security)  :: Pfandleiher {m}, Pfandleiherin {f}
pawnshop {n} (business premises of a pawnbroker)  :: Pfandhaus {n}
pawpaw {n} (fruit)  :: Papau, Asimina
pax {n} (passenger; passengers)  :: Pax
Pax Americana {prop}  :: Pax Americana
pay {v} (to give money in exchange for goods or services)  :: bezahlen, zahlen
pay {v} (to give (e.g. attention))  :: schenken, gebühren
pay {v} (to be profitable)  :: sich lohnen
pay attention {v} (to be attentive)  :: beachten, achten, achtgeben, aufpassen, Aufmerksamkeit schenken
pay back {v} (to repay)  :: zurückzahlen
pay back {v} (to exact revenge)  :: sich revanchieren, heimzahlen, sich rächen, vergelten
payback {n} (an act of revenge)  :: Rache {f}, Revanche {f}
pay day {n} (the day of the week/month etc. when wages are received)  :: Zahltag {m}
payday {n} (day on which an employee's salary is paid)  :: Zahltag {m}
payer {n} (one who pays)  :: Zahler {m}, Zahlerin {f}
payess {n} (sidelocks worn by Hasidic and Orthodox male Jews) SEE: sidelock  ::
pay for {v} (exchange for)  :: zahlen (für)
pay for {v} (held accountable for)  :: zahlen (für)
pay grade {n} (level indicating a base salary)  :: Gehaltsstufe {f}, Besoldungsgruppe {f}
payload {n} (That part of a cargo that produces revenue)  :: Nutzlast {f}
payload {n} (The total weight of passengers, crew, equipment and cargo carried by an aircraft or spacecraft)  :: Nutzlast {f}
payload {n} (That part of a rocket, missile or torpedo that is not concerned with propulsion or guidance)  :: Nutzlast {f}
payment {n} (the act of paying)  :: Bezahlung {f}
payment {n} (a sum of money paid in exchange for goods or services)  :: Zahlung {f}
pay off {v} (to bribe, especially to deter oversight)  :: bestechen
pay off {v} (to become worthwhile; to produce a net benefit)  :: sich auszahlen, sich lohnen
pay off {v} (to pay back; to repay)  :: zurückzahlen, abzahlen
pay off {v} (to pay back (repay, pay off) the entirety of a loan, thereby effecting the release of a lien on)  :: auszahlen, abbezahlen
pay one's last respects {v}  :: die letzte Ehre erweisen
payot {n} (sidelocks worn by Hasidic and Orthodox male Jews) SEE: sidelock  ::
payphone {n} (a public telephone)  :: Münztelefon {n}, Münzfernsprecher {m}
payroll {n} (list of employees who receive salary or wages, together with the amounts due to each)  :: Gehaltsliste {f}, Lohnliste {f}
payroll {n} (total sum of money paid to employees)  :: Gehaltskosten {f}, Lohnkosten {f}
payroll {n} (calculation of salaries and wages, department that does this)  :: Gehaltsabrechnung {f}, Lohn- und Gehaltsabteilung {f}
paysheet {n} (document) SEE: payroll  ::
payslip {n} (document of employee's wage or salary)  :: Entgeltabrechnung {f}, Gehaltsabrechnung {f}
pay the bills {v} (provide enough income)  :: die Rechnungen bezahlen
pay TV {n} (subscription-based television services)  :: Pay-TV {n}, Bezahlfernsehen {n}
paywall {n} (a feature of a website that only allows access to paying subscribers)  :: Bezahlschranke {f}
P-complete {adj} (describing any problem in P to which there exists a polynomial time mapping from any other problem in P)  :: P-vollständig
Pécs {prop} (city in Hungary)  :: Pécs {n}, Fünfkirchen {n}
pea {n} (plant)  :: Erbse {f}
pea {n} (edible seed)  :: Erbse {f}
peace {n} (tranquility, quiet, harmony; absence of violence)  :: Ruhe {f}, Frieden {m}
peace {n} (state of mind)  :: Ruhe {f}, Frieden {m}
peace {n} (harmony; lack of conflict in personal relations)  :: Frieden {m}
peace {n} (state of being free from war)  :: Frieden {m}, Friede {m}, [phoney, hollow)] Scheinfriede {m}
peaceable {adj} (in favour of peace)  :: friedliebend
peace bond {n} (Court order forbidding one party to bother another)  :: Kontaktverbot {n}
peaceful {adj} (not at war or disturbed by strife or turmoil)  :: friedlich
peaceful {adj} (inclined to peace; peaceable)  :: friedfertig
peaceful {adj} (motionless and calm; placid)  :: friedlich
peaceful {adj}  :: friedlich
peaceful coexistence {n} (mutual non-interference)  :: friedliche Koexistenz {f}
peacefully {adv} (in a peaceful manner)  :: friedlich
peacemaker {n} (someone who restores peace, especially by settling disputes)  :: Friedensstifter {m}, Friedensstifterin {f}
peace out {v} (to pass out) SEE: pass out  ::
peace pipe {n} (pipe)  :: Friedenspfeife {f}, Kalumet {n}, Calumet {n}
peace process {n} (negotiations)  :: Friedensprozess {m}
peacetime {n} (period of peace)  :: Friedenszeit {f}
peace treaty {n} (an agreement to end fighting or conflict)  :: Friedensvertrag {m}, Frieden {m}
peach {n} (tree)  :: Pfirsichbaum {m}
peach {n} (fruit)  :: Pfirsich {m}
peach blossom {n} (flower)  :: Pfirsichblüte {f}
peach blossom {n} (moth)  :: Roseneule {f}
peachfuzz {n} (soft, scanty beard of an adolescent male)  :: Pfirsichflaum {m}
peachfuzz {n} (fuzz on the skin of a peach)  :: Pfirsichflaum {m}
peachick {n} (peachick, young or baby peafowl)  :: [♂♀] Pfauküken {n}, [♂♀] Pfauenküken {n}, [♂♀] Pfaujunges {n}, [♂♀] Pfauenjunges {n}
peachtree {n} (peach) SEE: peach  ::
peachy {adj} (like a peach)  :: pfirsichähnlich, pfirsichartig, pfirsichhaft
peachy {adj} (very good)  :: schick, toll
peacock {n} (pheasant of one of the genera Pavo and Afropavo)  :: [♂♀] Pfau {m}, [♂] Pfauhahn {m}
peafowl {n} (a pheasant of the genus Pavo or Afropavo)  :: Pfau {m}
peahen {n} (female of peafowl)  :: Pfauhenne {f}
peak {n} (mountain top)  :: Gipfel {m}
peak {n} (point where a function attains a maximum)  :: Maximum {n}
peak hour {n} (rush hour) SEE: rush hour  ::
peanut {n} (a legume resembling a nut)  :: Erdnuss {f}
peanut butter {n} (a spread made from ground peanuts)  :: Erdnussbutter {f}, Erdnusscreme {f}, Erdnussmus {n}
peanut milk {n} (milky liquid from peanuts)  :: Erdnussmilch {f}
peanuts {n} (insignificant amount of money)  :: für einen Apfel und ein Ei
pear {n} (fruit)  :: Birne {f}
pear {n} (tree)  :: Birnbaum {m}
pear cider {n} (perry) SEE: perry  ::
pearl {n} (light-colored tern) SEE: tern  ::
pearl {n} (mother-of-pearl) SEE: mother-of-pearl  ::
pearl {n} (rounded shelly concretion produced by certain mollusks)  :: Perle {f}
pearl {n} (5-point type)  :: Perl
pearl {n} (fringe or border) SEE: fringe  ::
pearl barley {n} (barley with the husk and bran removed)  :: Graupen {f-p}, Perlgraupen {f-p}
pearl diver {n} (dishwasher) SEE: dishwasher  ::
Pearl Harbor {prop} (a harbor on Oahu)  :: Pearl Harbor {n}
pearl necklace {n} (necklace made of pearls)  :: Perlenkette {f}
pearl of wisdom {n} (succinct, insightful saying, piece of advice, or moral precept)  :: Perle der Weisheit {f}
pearlwort {n} (plant of genus Sagina)  :: Mastkraut {n}
pearly antshrike {n} (passerine bird)  :: Kurzschwanz-Ameisenwürger {m}
pearmain {n} (apple)  :: Parmäne {f}
pear tree {n} (a tree of the genus Pyrus)  :: Birnbaum {m}
peasant {n} (member of the agriculture low class)  :: (armer) Bauer {m}, (arme) Bäuerin {f}, (arme) Bauernschaft {f} [collective], Bauerntum {n} [class], Kleinbauer {m}, Kleinbäuerin {f}
peasant {n} (country person)  :: Landmann {m}, Landfrau {f}, Bauer {m}, Bäuerin {f}, Bauersfrau {f}, Bauernjunge {m}, Bauernbub {m} [Austrian, Swiss, South German], [♀] Bauernmädchen {n}, Dorfbewohner {m}, Dorfbewohnerin {f}, Dörfler {m}, Dörflerin {f}
peasant {n} (uncouth, crude, or ill-bred person)  :: Banause {m}, Banausin {f}, Bauer {m}, Bauernlümmel {m}, Prolet {m}, Proletin {f}, Plebejer {m}, Plebejerin {f}
peasant {n}  :: Bauer {m}, Landarbeiter {m}, Landmann {m}
peasantry {n} (impoverished rural farm workers)  :: Bauernschaft {f}
peat {n} (soil)  :: Torf {m}
peatland {n}  :: Moor {n}
pebble {n} (stone)  :: Stein {m}, Steinchen {n}, Kiesel {m}, Kieselstein {m}
pebble-bed reactor {n} (form of nuclear reactor)  :: Kugelhaufenreaktor {m}
pebibyte {n} (250 bytes)  :: Pebibyte {n}
pecan {n} (tree)  :: Pekannussbaum {m}
pecan {n} (nut)  :: Pekannuss {f}
pecan pie {n} (pie made from corn syrup and pecans)  :: Pekannusskuchen
peccary {n} (a family of mammals related to pigs and hippos)  :: Nabelschweine, Pekari {m}
pechka {n} (Russian oven) SEE: Russian oven  ::
peck {v} (to strike or pierce with the beak or similar)  :: picken
peck {n} (short kiss)  :: Küsschen, Bussi
pecker {n} (slang for penis) SEE: dick  ::
pecker {n} (slang for woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker  ::
pecker {n} (slang for courage) SEE: courage  ::
pecker {n} (someone who or something that pecks)  :: Picker
peckerwood {n} (woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker  ::
peckerwood {n} (white, especially ignorant or rustic) SEE: redneck  ::
pecking order {n} (The usually informal hierarchy of authority or command, often partial or approximate)  :: Hackordnung {f}
peckish {adj} (mildly hungry)  :: hungrig
pectoral {adj} (of or pertaining to the breast or chest)  :: pektoral, Brust-
pectus excavatum {n} (deformity)  :: Trichterbrust
peculiar {adj} (out of the ordinary)  :: merkwürdig, seltsam
peculiarity {n} (the quality or state of being peculiar)  :: Singularität {f}, Einzigartigkeit {f}
peculiarity {n} (that which is peculiar)  :: Besonderheit {f}
pecuniary {adj} (of or relating to money)  :: monetär, Geld-
ped {n} (pedestrian) SEE: pedestrian  ::
pedagogic {adj} (pedagogical) SEE: pedagogical  ::
pedagogical {adj} (of, or relating to pedagogy)  :: pädagogisch
pedagogue {n} (a teacher)  :: Pädagoge {m}, Pädagogin {f}
pedagogy {n} (profession of teaching)  :: Pädagogik {f}
pedal {n} (lever operated by one's foot)  :: Pedal {n}
pedal {v} (to operate a pedal)  :: pedalieren, in die Pedale treten
pedalo {n} (small boat propelled by pedals)  :: Tretboot {n}, [Switzerland] Pedalos {n}
pedant {n} (person overly concerned with formal rules and trivial points of learning)  :: Pedant {m}, Pedantin {f}
pedantic {adj}  :: pedantisch
pedantical {adj} (pedantic) SEE: pedantic  ::
pedantry {n} (overly ambitious display of learning)  :: Pedanterie {f}
peddle {v} (to spread or cause to spread)  :: verbreiten
peddler {n} (itinerant seller of small goods)  :: Hausierer {m}
pederast {n} (practitioner of pederasty)  :: Päderast {m}
pederastic {adj} (relating or pertaining to pederasty)  :: päderastisch
pederasty {n} (pederasty)  :: Päderastie {f}
pederasty {n} (archaic: homosexual anal sex) SEE: sodomy  ::
pedestal {n} (the base or foot of a column, statue, vase, lamp, or the like)  :: Piedestal {n}, Sockel {m}, Postament {n}, Podest {n}, Stand {m}, Basis {f}, Ständer {m}, Gestell {n}, Untergestell {n}, Bock {m}, Auflagebock {m}, Auflager {n}, Trägergerüst {n}, Standfuß {m}, Stützbock {m}
pedestrian {adj} (of or intended for pedestrians)  :: Fußgänger-, fußgänger-, Fuß-, fuß-, Geh-, geh-
pedestrian {adj} (ordinary)  :: umständlich, nüchtern, schwunglos, prosaisch, erdgebunden
pedestrian {n} (somebody walking rather than using a vehicle)  :: Fußgänger {m}, Fußgängerin {f}, [Austrian] Fußgeher {m}, [Austrian] Fußgeherin {f}, Passant {m}, Passantin {f}
pedestrian crossing {n} (place for pedestrians to cross a street)  :: Fußgängerübergang {m}
pediatrician {n} (physician who specialises in pediatrics)  :: Kinderarzt {m}, Kinderärztin {f}
pediatrics {n} (branch of medicine)  :: Pädiatrie {f}, Kinderheilkunde {f}
pedicab {n} (vehicle)  :: Fahrradrikscha {f}
pedicel {n} (stalk of an individual flower)  :: Blütenstiel {m}, Blütenstängel {m}
pedicure {n} (superficial cosmetic treatment of the feet and toenails)  :: Pediküre {f}, Fußpflege {f}
pedicurist {n} (pedicurist)  :: Fußpfleger {m} {}, Fußpflegerin {f} {}
pedigree {n} (chart of ancestors)  :: Ahnentafel {f}
pedigree collapse {n} (phenomenon in genealogy)  :: Ahnenschwund
pediment {n} (architectural element)  :: Giebeldreieck {n}
pedodontist {n} (specialist in pediatric dentistry)  :: Kinderzahnarzt {m}
pedology {n} (soil science)  :: Pedologie {f}
pedology {n} (study of children's behaviour)  :: Pädologie {f}
pedometer {n} (device)  :: Schrittzähler {m}
pedophile {n} (an adult who is sexually attracted to children)  :: Pädophiler
pedophilia {n} (sexual feeling or desire by adults towards children)  :: Pädophilie {f}
pedophilic {adj} (of, relating to, or pertaining to pedophilia)  :: pädophil
pedosexual {adj} (constituting sexual activity between adults and children)  :: pädosexuell
pedosexual {n} (adult who is sexually active with children)  :: Pädosexueller {m}, Pädosexuelle {f}
pedosexuality {n} (sexual activity between an adult and a child)  :: Pädosexualität {f}
pee {n} (urine)  :: Pipi {n}, Pisse {f}
pee {v} (to urinate)  :: pinkeln, Pipi machen, pullern
pee {v} (to pass urine from the body) SEE: urinate  ::
pee {n} (liquid excrement) SEE: urine  ::
peek {v} (To look slyly, or with the eyes half closed, or through a crevice; to peep)  :: lugen, [colloquial] gucken, [colloquial] linsen
peek {v} (computing: To retrieve the value from a memory address)  :: im Speicher nachsehen
peekaboo {n} (game for small children)  :: Guck-guck-Spiel {n}
peek-a-boo bra {n} (A bra that is more revealing than usual)  :: nippelfreier BH
peel {v} (to remove skin)  :: schälen
peel {n} (skin of a fruit)  :: Schale {f}
peel {n} (spadelike implement for removing loaves from an oven)  :: Brotschieber {m}
peeler {n} (kitchen utensil)  :: Kartoffelschäler {m}
peel off {v} (to separate)  :: abblättern
peep {v} (to look)  :: lugen
peep {n} (look)  :: [heimlich] spähen
pee-pee {n} (childish: urine) SEE: wee-wee  ::
pee-pee {n} (childish: genitalia) SEE: wee-wee  ::
peephole {n} (hole)  :: Spion {m}, Türspion {m}
peeping tom {n} (person who secretly watches someone to gain sexual pleasure)  :: Voyeur {m}, Spanner {m}
peepshow {n} (sex show)  :: Peepshow {f}
peer {v} (to look with difficulty or as if searching)  :: spähen
peer {n} (someone or something of equal level)  :: [age mate] Gleichaltriger, Gleichaltrige {f}, Gleichaltrige {n}; Ebenbürtiger, Beaufsichtigender
peer {n} (noble)  :: Adeliger {m}, Adelige {f}, Edelmann {m}, Edelfrau {f}
peerage {n} (peers as a group)  :: Adel {m}
peerage {n} (the rank or title of a peer)  :: Adelstitel {m}
peerless {adj} (without peer or equal)  :: unerreicht
peer pressure {n} (encouragement by one's peers)  :: Gruppenzwang {m}
peer review {n} (scholarly process)  :: Peer-Review, Kreuzgutachten {n}
peeve {n} (annoyance or grievance)  :: Ärgernis {n}
peeve {v} (annoy; vex)  :: ärgern
peevish {adj} (constantly complaining)  :: quengelig, gereizt, verdrossen, verdrießlich, mürrisch
peg {n} (a cylindrical object)  :: Holzdübel {m}, Pflock {m}
peg {n} (a protrusion used to hang things on)  :: Wäscheklammer {f}
peg {n} ((cribbage))  :: Stift {m}
peg {v} (To fasten using a peg)  :: klammern
peg {v} (To affix or pin)  :: anklammern
peg {v} (To throw)  :: werfen
peg {v} (To indicate or ascribe an attribute to)  :: schätzen
peg {v} ((cribbage) To move one's pegs to indicate points scored)  :: schätzen
pegasus {n} (winged horse)  :: Pegasus {m}
Pegasus {prop} (mythical winged horse)  :: Pegasos {m}, Pegasus {m}
Pegasus {prop} (constellation)  :: Pegasus {m}
Peipus {prop} (lake in Estonia/Russia)  :: Peipussee
pejorative {adj} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory)  :: abschätzig, abwertend, herabsetzend, verschlechternd, verschlimmernd, pejorativ
pejorative {n} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory word or expression)  :: Pejorativum {n}
pekan {n} (fisher) SEE: fisher  ::
Pekin duck {n} (breed of domestic duck)  :: Pekingente {f}
Peking {prop} (Beijing) SEE: Beijing  ::
Peking duck {n} (dish consisting of duck and pancake)  :: Pekingente {f}
Pekingese {n} (someone from Beijing)  :: Pekinger {m}, Pekingerin {f}
Pekingese {n} (dog)  :: Pekingese {m}
Peking opera {n} (form of Chinese theatre)  :: Peking-Oper {f}, Pekingoper {f}
Peking willow {n} (Salix babylonica) SEE: weeping willow  ::
Pelagianism {n} (Christian belief)  :: Pelagianismus {m}
pelargonium {n} (flower of the genus Pelargonium)  :: Geranie {f}, Pelargonie {f}
Pelasgian {n} (inhabitant of pre-Hellenic and proto-hellenic Greece)  :: Pelasger
Pelasgian {adj} (pertaining to the Pelasgians)  :: pelasgisch
peled {n} (Coregonus peled)  :: Peledmaräne
Peleus {prop} (surname)  :: Peleus
pelican {n} (any of various seabirds of the family Pelecanidae)  :: Pelikan {m}
pellagra {n} (disease)  :: Pellagra {f}
pellet {n} (Compressed byproduct of digestion regurgitated by owls)  :: Gewölle
pelletize {v} (to form into pellets)  :: pelletieren
Peloponnese {prop} (region of Greece)  :: Peloponnes {m}
peloton {n} (main group of riders in a cycling race)  :: Peloton {n}
pelt {n} (skin of a beast with the hair on)  :: Pelz {m}, Balg {m}
pelt {n} (human skin, see also: skin)  :: Haut {f}
pelt {v} (to bombard)  :: einen Geschosshagel niedergehen lassen
pelt {v} (to rain heavily)  :: prasseln, niederprasseln
pelt {v} (to move rapidly)  :: rasen, düsen, sausen
Peltier effect {n} (thermodynamic effect)  :: Peltiereffekt {m}
pelvic fin {n} (either of a pair of fins)  :: Bauchflosse {f}
pelvis {n} (bone)  :: Becken {n}
pemmican {n} (food mixture)  :: Pemmikan {m}
pen {n} (wing) SEE: wing  ::
pen {n} (enclosed area for animals)  :: Pferch {m}, Zwinger {m}
pen {n} (prison cell)  :: Karzer {m}, Zelle {f}, Arrestzelle {f}
pen {v} (to enclose)  :: einsperren, einpferchen
pen {n} (writing tool)  :: Kugelschreiber {m} [ballpoint pen], Stift {m}, Federhalter {m}, Füllhalter {m} (fountain pen)
pen {n} (writer, or his style)  :: Schreiber {m}, Schreibstil {m}, Feder {f}
pen {v} (to write)  :: niederschreiben, verfassen
pen {n} (female swan)  :: Schwanenweibchen {n}, weiblicher Schwan {n}, [archaic] Schwänin {f}
pen {n} (light pen) SEE: light pen  ::
penalty {n} (legal sentence)  :: Strafe {f}
penalty {n} (punishment for violating rules of procedure)  :: Strafe {f}
penalty {n} (penalty kick) SEE: penalty kick  ::
penalty area {n} (area on a soccer pitch)  :: Strafraum {m}
penalty box {n} (penalty area) SEE: penalty area  ::
penalty corner {n} (penalty)  :: Strafecke {f}
penalty kick {n} ((soccer) a form of direct free kick)  :: Strafstoß {m}, Elfmeter {m}
penalty mark {n} (spot from where penalty kicks are taken)  :: Elfmeterpunkt {m}
penalty shootout {n} (a series of penalty kicks)  :: Elfmeterschießen {n} (soccer)
penalty spot {n} (spot from where penalty kicks are taken)  :: Elfmeterpunkt {m}
penance {n} (voluntary self-imposed punishment)  :: Buße {f}, Bußĺeistung {f}, Bußübung {f}, Bußwerk {n}, Bußverfahren {n}, Sühnung {f}, Selbstkasteiung {f}, Pönitenz {f}
penance {n} (sacrament in some churches)  :: Bußsakrament {n}
penchant {n} (taste, liking, or inclination (for))  :: Vorliebe {f}, Hang {m}, Neigung {f}
pencil {n} (graphite writing-instrument)  :: (non-colored) Bleistift {m}, (colored) Buntstift {m}
pencil {n} (slate writing-instrument)  :: Griffel {m}, Tafelstift {m}
pencil box {n} (container for stationery) SEE: pencil case  ::
pencil case {n} (object purposed to contain stationery)  :: Mäppchen {n}, Federmäppchen {n}, Federkasten {m}, Griffelschachtel {f}, Federpennal {n}, Schlampermäppchen {n}
pencil crayon {n} (pencil crayon) SEE: colored pencil  ::
pencil pusher {n} (one who does office work)  :: Bleistiftstämmer [weightlifter with pencils], Sesselfurzer [chair farter]
pencil sharpener {n} (a device used to sharpen pencils)  :: Stiftspitzer {m}, [lead pencil] Bleistiftspitzer {m}, [slate pencil] Griffelspitzer {m}, Anspitzer {m}
pencil skirt {n} (very narrow skirt)  :: Bleistiftrock {m}
pendant {n} (a piece of jewellery hung from a chain worn around the neck)  :: Anhänger {m}
pending {adj} (awaiting a conclusion or a confirmation)  :: anstehend
pending {adj} (begun but not completed)  :: in Bearbeitung {f}
pending {adj} (about to happen; imminent or impending)  :: anhängig, schwebend
pendulum {n} (body suspended from a fixed support)  :: Pendel {n}
pendulum clock {n} (clock that uses a pendulum)  :: Pendeluhr
penetrable {adj} (capable of being penetrated)  :: durchlässig
penetrate {v} (enter into)  :: durchdringen, penetrieren
penetrate {v} (insert the penis into an opening, such as a vagina)  :: penetrieren
penetration {n} (act of penetrating)  :: Penetration {f}
penfriend {n} (person with whom one exchanges letters) SEE: pen pal  ::
penguin {n} (flightless sea bird)  :: Pinguin {m}
-penia {suffix} (deficiency)  :: -penie {f}
peniaphobia {n} (fear of poverty and/or poor people)  :: Peniaphobie {f}
penicillin {n} (penicillin)  :: Penicillin {n}, Penizillin {n}
peninsula {n} (piece of land projecting into water)  :: Halbinsel {f}
penis {n} (male organ for copulation and urination)  :: Penis {m}, Glied {n}, Schwanz {m} [slang], männliches Glied {n}, Gerät {n}, Teil {n}
penis {n} (penis) SEE: member  ::
penis {n} (penis of an animal) SEE: pizzle  ::
penis envy {n} (unconscious desire)  :: Penisneid {m}
penis worm {n} (marine worm of the phylum Priapulida)  :: Priapswurm {m}
penitence {n} (condition of being penitent)  :: Reue {f}, Bußfertigkeit {f}, Buße {f}
penitence {n} (feeling of regret or remorse for doing wrong or sinning)  :: Reue {f}
penitent {adj} (Feeling pain or sorrow on account of sins or offenses; repentant; contrite; sincerely affected by a sense of guilt, and resolved on amendment of life)  :: reumütig, reuig; bußfertig [religion]
penitent {n} (one who repents of sin)  :: Reumütiger {m}; Bußfertiger {m} [religion]
penitent {n} (one undergoing penance)  :: Büßer {m}
penitent {n} (one under the direction of a confessor)  :: Beichtkind {n}
penitente {n} (A tall thin blade of hardened snow or ice, found closely spaced in large quantities at high altitudes)  :: Büßerschnee {m}, Zackenfirn {m}
penitentiary {n} (prison)  :: Gefängnis {n}
penknife {n} (small pocketknife)  :: Taschenmesser {n}
penmanship {n} (art of good handwriting)  :: Schönschreiben, Schönschrift, gute Handschrift, Kalligrafie
pen name {n} (name used by author)  :: Pseudonym {n}, Schriftstellername {m}, Künstlername {m}
pennant {n} (flag on ship to represent special condition)  :: Wimpel {m}, Signalflagge {f}
penniless {adj} (utterly impoverished)  :: mittellos, ohne Geld, ohne einen Pfennig
pennon {n} (a thin triangular flag or streamer)  :: Wimpel {m}
Pennsylvania {prop} (US state)  :: Pennsylvanien, Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Dutch {prop} (language)  :: Pennsylvaniadeutsch {n}, Pennsilfaanisch {n}
Pennsylvania German {n} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
Pennsylvania German {prop} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
Pennsylvania German {adj} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
Pennsylvanian {adj} (of or pertaining to Pennsylvania)  :: pennsylvanisch
penny {n} (1/100 of a pound sterling or British pound)  :: Penny {m}
penny {n} (one-cent coin in US and Canada) SEE: cent  ::
penny farthing {n} (bicycle)  :: Hochrad {n}
penny pincher {n} (one who spends little money)  :: Pfennigfuchser {m}
pennyroyal {n} (Mentha pulegium)  :: Polei {m}, Poleiminze {f}, Polei-Minze {f}, Flohkraut {n}
penology {n} (study of punishment and prevention of crime)  :: Pönologie {f}
pen pal {n} (friend with whom one communicates using letters)  :: Brieffreund {m}, Brieffreundin {f}
Penrose staircase {n} (Penrose stairs) SEE: Penrose stairs  ::
Penrose stairs {n} (endless staircase)  :: unmögliche Treppe {f}
Penrose steps {n} (Penrose stairs) SEE: Penrose stairs  ::
pension {n} (regular payment due to a person in consideration of past services)  :: Pension {f} (public service), Rente {f}
pension {n} (boarding house)  :: Pension {f}
pension {v} (to force to retire)  :: pensionieren (public service), in den Ruhestand versetzen
pensioner {n} (someone who lives on a pension)  :: Rentner {m}, Rentnerin {f}
pension fund {n} (pool of assets)  :: Pensionsfonds {m}
pensive {adj} (having the appearance of thinking)  :: nachdenklich, gedankenvoll, gedankenverloren
pensive {adj} (looking thoughtful or sad)  :: nachdenklich, gedankenverloren
pentacarbon dioxide {n} (linear oxocarbon)  :: Pentakohlenstoffdioxid {n}
pentachloride {n} (pentachloride)  :: Pentachlorid {n}
pentagon {n} (A polygon with five sides and five angles)  :: Fünfeck {n}, Pentagon {n}
Pentagon {prop} (headquarters of the United States of America's Department of Defense)  :: Pentagon {n}
pentagram {n} (shape of five-pointed star)  :: Pentagramm {n}
pentahedron {n} (solid geometric figure)  :: Pentaeder {n}
pentalogy {n} (series of five related works of art)  :: Pentalogie
pentane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C5H12)  :: Pentan {n}
pentathlete {n} (An athlete who competes in the pentathlon)  :: Fünfkämpfer {m}
pentavalent {adj} (having a valence of 5)  :: fünfwertig
Pentecost {prop} (Jewish festival)  :: Schawuot, Wochenfest {n}, Erntefest {n}
Pentecost {prop} (Christian festival)  :: Pfingsten {n}, Pfingstfest {n}, Pfingsttag {m}
Pentecostalism {n} (Christian religious movement)  :: Pfingstbewegung {f}
penthouse {n} (an apartment or suite on the top floor of a tall building)  :: Penthouse {n}
Pentium {prop} (chip)  :: Pentium
pentol {n} (organic compound)  :: Pentol {n}
pent roof {n}  :: klebdach
pentroof {n} (pent roof) SEE: pent roof  ::
penult {n} (next-to-last syllable of a word)  :: Vorendsilbe, vorletzte Silbe
penultimate {adj} (next-to-last in a sequence)  :: vorletzt
penultimate {n} (something right before the last one)  :: vorletzt
penumbra {n} (partially shaded area around a shadow, especially an eclipse)  :: Halbschatten {m}
penumbra {n} (region around a sunspot)  :: Penumbra {f}
Penza {prop} (a city in Russia)  :: Pensa {n}
peon {n} (peasant or serf)  :: Peon {m}
peony {n} (Paeonia genus of flowering plants)  :: Pfingstrose {f}, Päonie {f}
people {n} (a body of human beings; a group of two or more persons)  :: Leute {p}, Menschen {m-p}
people {n} (a group of persons forming or belonging to a particular nation etc.)  :: Volk {n}
people {n} (a group of persons regarded as being employees etc.)  :: Leute {p}, Volk {n}
people {n} (a person's ancestors, relatives or family)  :: Familie {f}, Verwandten {p}, Angehörigen {p}
people {n} (the mass of community as distinguished from a special class)  :: Volk {n}
people {v} (to fill with people)  :: bevölkern
people {v} (to inhabit, to occupy)  :: bewohnen, besiedeln, bevölkern
People of the Book {n} (Non-Muslims who adhere to an Abrahamic religion)  :: Leute der Schrift {p}
people's army {n} (communist-based military organization)  :: Volksarmee {f}
People's Democratic Republic of Yemen {prop} (South Yemen)  :: Volksdemokratische Republik Jemen
People's Liberation Army {prop} (army branch)  :: Volksbefreiungsarmee {f}, Volksbefreiungsarmee {f}
people's republic {n} (people's republic)  :: Volksrepublik {f}
People's Republic of Bangladesh {prop} (People's Republic of Bangladesh)  :: Volksrepublik Bangladesch {f}
People's Republic of China {prop} (official name of China)  :: Volksrepublik China {f}
people who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones {proverb} (one shouldn't criticize others for having the same fault)  :: wer im Glashaus sitzt, sollte nicht mit Steinen werfen
pepper {n} (plant)  :: Pfeffer {m}, Pfefferstrauch {m}
pepper {n} (spice)  :: Pfeffer {m}
pepper {n} (fruit of the capsicum)  :: (spicy) Chili, (mild) Paprika
pepper {v} (add pepper to)  :: pfeffern
peppercorn {n} (the seeds of the plant Piper nigrum)  :: Pfefferkorn {n}
pepper mill {n} (a small handheld grinder)  :: Pfeffermühle {f}
peppermint {n} (herb)  :: Pfefferminze {f}
peppermint {n} (confection)  :: Pfefferminzbonbon {n}, Pfefferminz {m} {n}
pepper shaker {n} (a small container designed to hold pepper and facilitate sprinkling it)  :: Pfefferstreuer {m}
pepper spray {n} (non-lethal riot-control agent)  :: Pfefferspray {n}
pepperwort {n} (plant in the genus Lepidium)  :: Kressen {p}
pepsin {n} (digestive enzyme)  :: Pepsin {n}
pep talk {n} (a rallying speech made to instill enthusiasm)  :: Aufmunterung {f}
peptic ulcer {n} (ulcer)  :: Magengeschwür {n}
peptide {n} (class of organic compounds)  :: Peptid {n}
per {prep} (used in expressing ratios of units)  :: pro
per {prep} (via)  :: durch
per {prep} (in accordance with)  :: gemäß
perambulator {n} (pram) SEE: pram  ::
PE ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio  ::
P-E ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio  ::
per capita {adj} (per person)  :: Pro-Kopf- [compound]
per capita {adv} (per person)  :: pro Kopf
perceive {v} (to understand)  :: wahrnehmen
perceived temperature {n} (apparent temperature of the environment)  :: gefühlte Temperatur {f}
percent {n} (a part or other object per hundred)  :: vom Hundert, Prozent {n}, Perzent {n}
percentage {n} (part of a whole)  :: Prozentsatz {m}
percentage {n} (share of the profits)  :: prozentualer Anteil {m}
percentage point {n} (unit of the difference of two percentages)  :: Prozentpunkt {m}
percentile {n} (any of the ninety-nine points)  :: Perzentil {n}
perceptible {adj} (able to be perceived)  :: wahrnehmbar, spürbar, fühlbar
perception {n} (conscious understanding of something)  :: Wahrnehmung {f}
perception {n} (acuity) SEE: acuity  ::
perch {n} (fish of the genus Perca)  :: Barsch {m}
perch {n} (rod used by bird)  :: Hühnerstange {f}
perch {v} (to rest on a perch, to roost)  :: niederlassen, setzen, niedersetzen
percolate {v} ((transitive) pass a liquid through a porous substance)  :: filtern, filtrieren
percolate {v} ((intransitive) drain through a porous substance)  :: versickern
percolate {v} ((intransitive) spread slowly or gradually)  :: durchsickern
percolate {v}  :: aufbrühen
percolate {n} (liquid that has been percolated)  :: Filtrat {n}
percolation {n} (seepage or filtration of a liquid)  :: Perkolation {f}, Versickerung {f}, Durchsickerung {f}
percussion {n} (music: section of percussion instruments)  :: Perkussion {f}
percussion instrument {n} (type of instrument)  :: Schlaginstrument {n}
percussionist {n} (musician)  :: Schlagzeuger {m}, Schlagzeugerin {f}
percutaneous {adj} (taking place through the skin)  :: perkutan, transdermal, transkutan
perdition {n} (eternal damnation)  :: ewige Verdammnis {f}
perdition {n} (hell)  :: Hölle {f}
peregrine falcon {n} (Falco peregrinus)  :: Wanderfalke {m}
peremptory {adj} ((law) Precluding debate or expostulation; not admitting of question or appeal)  :: unabweisbar, entschieden
perennial {adj} (lasting or remaining active throughout the year, or all the time)  :: ganzjährig
perennial {adj} ((of a plant) Having a life cycle of more than two years)  :: mehrjährig
perennial {adj} (enduring; lasting; timeless)  :: dauerhaft
perennial {adj} (recurrent; appearing or recurring again and again)  :: wiederkehrend
perestroika {prop} (reform in the Soviet Union in 1980s)  :: Perestroika {f}, Umbau {m}, Umgestaltung {f}
perfect {adj} (fitting its definition precisely)  :: perfekt, vollkommen
perfect {adj} (without fault or mistake)  :: perfekt, vollkommen
perfect {v} (make perfect)  :: vollenden, perfektionieren, vervollkommnen
perfect fifth {n} (interval between the first and second overtones or of seven semitones)  :: reine Quinte {f}
perfection {n} (being perfect)  :: Vollkommenheit {f}, Perfektion {f}
perfectionism {n} (a dislike for anything less than perfection)  :: Perfektionismus {m}
perfectionist {n} (person who does not settle for anything that is not perfect)  :: Perfektionist {m}, Perfektionistin {f}
perfectionist {adj} (inclined or related to perfectionism)  :: perfektionistisch
perfectionistic {adj} (perfectionist) SEE: perfectionist  ::
perfectitude {n} (perfection) SEE: perfection  ::
perfective {adj} (relative to the perfect tense or perfective aspect)  :: perfektiv
perfective aspect {n} (grammatical term)  :: Perfektum {n}
perfectly {adv} (with perfection)  :: perfekt
perfectly {adv} (wholly, completely)  :: vollkommen, durchaus
perfect number {n} (a number that is the sum of all of its divisors except itself)  :: vollkommene Zahl {f}, perfekte Zahl {f}, ideale Zahl {f}
perfect pitch {n} (ability)  :: absolutes Gehör {n}, Tonhöhengedächtnis {n}
perfect storm {n} (situation)  :: Verkettung unglücklicher Umstände {f}
perfidious {adj} (pertaining to perfidy)  :: perfide
perfidiously {adv} (in a perfidious manner)  :: heimtückisch, treulos
perforate {adj} (perforated) SEE: perforated  ::
perforate {v} (to pierce or penetrate)  :: perforieren
perforated {adj} (having a series of holes)  :: perforiert
perforator {n} (hole punch) SEE: hole punch  ::
perform {v} (to do something)  :: durchführen (experiment), ausführen (task),, verrichten
perform {v} (to do something in front of an audience)  :: aufführen, spielen
perform {v}  :: leisten
performance {n} (the act of performing; carrying into execution or action; accomplishment)  :: Durchführung {f}, Leistung {f}
performance {n} (that which is performed or accomplished)  :: Leistung {f}
performance {n} (live show or concert)  :: Aufführung {f}, Auftritt {m}
performance {n} (amount of useful work accomplished)  :: Leistung {f}, Arbeitsleistung {f}
performance anxiety {n} (anxiety about performing in front of an audience) SEE: stage fright  ::
performance art {n} (a form of art)  :: Performance {f}
performance bond {n} (a contractor's bond)  :: Erfüllungsgarantie {f}
performance metric {n} (a measurement of performance)  :: Leistungsmessgröße {f}, Leistungsmaß {n}, Leistungskriterium {n}, Leistungsmetrik {f}, Performancemaß {n}, Performancemetrik {f}
performer {n} (performer, see also: actor; singer; musician)  :: Interpret {m}, Interpretin {f}
performing arts {n} (arts involving performance)  :: Darstellende Kunst {f}
perfume {n} (pleasant smell)  :: Duft {m}
perfume {n} (substance providing a pleasant smell)  :: Parfüm {n}, Duftstoff {m}
perfume {v} (to apply perfume to)  :: parfümieren
perfumed {adj} (scented)  :: parfümiert
perfumer {n} (person who makes or sells perfume)  :: Parfümeur {m}
perfumery {n} (shop selling perfumes)  :: Parfümerie {f}
perfunctory {adj} (performed out of routine, with little care)  :: flüchtig, maschinell
perfuse {v} (to permeate or suffuse)  :: durchströmen, perfundieren
Pergamum {prop} (an ancient Greek city)  :: Pergamon
pergola {n} (framework)  :: Pergola {f}
perhaps {adv} (indicating a lack of certainty)  :: vielleicht, wohl
peri {n} (sprite in Persian mythology)  :: Peri
pericarp {n} (outermost layer of a ripe fruit or ovary)  :: Perikarp {n}
perichoresis {n} (doctrine of the Trinity)  :: Perichorese {f}
Pericles {prop} (Greek politician)  :: Perikles {m}
pericope {n} (passage of religious Scripture)  :: Perikope {f}
pericycle {n} (cylinder of plant tissue)  :: Perizykel {m}
periegesis {n} (description of an area or territory)  :: Periegese {f}, Periegesis {f}
perigee {n}  :: Perigäum {n}
perihelion {n} (point where the planet or comet is nearest to the Sun)  :: Perihel {n}
peril {n} (a situation of serious danger)  :: Gefahr {f}, Risiko {n}
peril {n} (something that causes, contains, or presents danger)  :: Risiko {n}
peril {n}  :: Risiko {n}
perilous {adj} (dangerous, full of peril)  :: gefährlich, gefahrvoll
perimeter {n} (sum of the distance of all the lengths of the sides of an object)  :: Umfang {m}
perimeter {n} (length of such a boundary)  :: Umfang
perimeter {n} (outer limits of an area)  :: Umfang
perineum {n} (anatomical term)  :: Perineum {n}, Damm {m}
period {interj} (and nothing else)  :: Punkt
period {n} (history: period of time seen as coherent entity)  :: Epoche {f}, Zeitraum {m}, Periode {f}
period {n} (punctation mark “.”)  :: Punkt {m}
period {n} (division of school day)  :: Stunde {f}
period {n} (geology: subdivision of an era)  :: System {n}
period {n} (menstruation) SEE: menstruation  ::
periodic {adj} (having repeated cycles)  :: periodisch
periodical {n} (publication that appears at fixed intervals)  :: Periodikum {n}
periodically {adv} (intermittently) SEE: intermittently  ::
periodically {adv} (in a regular, periodic manner)  :: zeitweise
periodicity {n} (property of being periodic)  :: Periodizität {f}
periodic table {n} (chart)  :: Periodensystem (der Elemente) {n}
periodontics {n} (study)  :: Parodontologie {f}
periodontitis {n} (disease of periodontium)  :: Parodontitis {f}
Perioikoi {n} (ancient inhabitants of Laconia)  :: Periöken {m-p}
perioperative {adj} (relating to operation)  :: perioperative
peripatetic {n} (Aristotelian) SEE: Aristotelian  ::
peripheral {adj} (on the periphery or boundary)  :: umliegend
peripheral {n} (computing device) SEE: peripheral device  ::
peripheral device {n} (device that is outside the computer's system unit)  :: Peripheriegerät {n}
periphery {n} (outside boundary, parts or surface)  :: Peripherie {f}
periphyton {n}  :: Periphyton
periscope {n} (viewing device)  :: Periskop {n}
perish {v} (pass away)  :: verderben, schlecht werden (food)
perish {v} (die)  :: umkommen, ums Leben kommen, verenden(animals)
perishable {n} (that which perishes)  :: Vergängliches {n}
perishable {n} (food that does not keep)  :: Verderbliches {n}, Leichtverderbliches {n}
perishable {adj} (liable to perish)  :: verderblich, leichtverderblich (especially food), vergänglich, kurzlebig, begrenzt haltbar
perispomenon {n} (word with a circumflex accent on the last syllable)  :: Perispomenon {n}
peristalsis {n} (rhythmic contraction of the digestive tract)  :: Peristaltik {f}
peritoneum {n} (serous membrane in mammals)  :: Peritoneum {n}, Bauchfell {n}
peritonitis {n} (inflammation of the peritoneum)  :: Bauchfellentzündung {f}, Peritonitis {f}
periwinkle {n} (plant)  :: Immergrün {n}
periwinkle {n} (mollusc)  :: Uferschnecke {f}
perjury {n} (deliberate giving of false or misleading testimony under oath)  :: Meineid {m}
Perl-based {adj}  :: Perl-basiert
perlèche {n} (angular cheilitis)  :: Mundwinkelrhagade {f}
perlocution {n} (effect of utterance)  :: Perlokution {f}
Perm {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Perm {n}
permaculture {n} (agriculture that renews natural resources and enriches local ecosystems)  :: Permakultur {f}
permafrost {n} (permanently frozen ground)  :: Permafrostboden {n}
permanence {n} (the state of being permanent)  :: Permanenz {f}, Dauerhaftigkeit {f}
permanent {adj} (without end)  :: permanent, ständig, beständig, unbefristet, dauerhaft
permanent {adj} (lasting for an indefinitely long time)  :: ständig, permanent
permanent {n} (hair treatment)  :: Dauerwelle {f}
permanent {n} (sum over all permutations)  :: Permanente {f}
permanent marker {n} (felt-tip pen used to create permanent water-resistant writing)  :: Permanentmarker {m}, Permanentschreiber {m}, Markierstift {m}
permanent wave {n} (series of waves in the hair) SEE: permanent  ::
permeate {v} (to pass through the pores or interstices of; to penetrate and pass through without causing rupture or displacement)  :: durchsickern
permeate {v} (to enter and spread through; to pervade)  :: durchdringen, sich verbreiten
per mille {n} (permille) SEE: permille  ::
permille {n} (per thousand)  :: Promille {n}
permissible {adj} (that is permitted)  :: zulässig
permission {n} (authorisation)  :: Erlaubnis {f}
permit {v} (allow (something) to happen)  :: erlauben, genehmigen, zulassen
permit {n} (an artifact or document rendering something allowed or legal)  :: Genehmigung {f}, Erlaubnis {f}
permittivity {n} (property of a dielectric medium)  :: Permittivität {f}
permutate {v} (carry out a permutation)  :: kombinieren
permutation {n} (ordering of a set of distinct elements)  :: Permutation {f}
pernicious {adj} (causing much harm)  :: schädlich, bösartig, verderblich, [medicine] perniziös
pernicious {adj} (causing death or injury)  :: [medicine] perniziös, tödlich
pernoctation {n} (an overnight stay)  :: Übernachtung {f}
peroration {n} (conclusion of a discourse)  :: Zusammenfassung {f}, Redeschluss {m}
peroxide {n} (chemical compound with two oxygen atoms)  :: Peroxid {n}
peroxide {n} (hydrogen peroxide) SEE: hydrogen peroxide  ::
peroxodiphosphoric acid {n} (oxidizing agent H4P2O8)  :: Peroxodiphosphorsäure {f}
peroxophosphoric acid {n}  :: Peroxophosphorsäure {f}
peroxymolybdate {n}  :: Peroxomolybdat {n}
perpendicular {adj} (at or forming a right angle to)  :: rechtwinklig; lotrecht, senkrecht, perpendikular, perpendikulär
perpetrate {v} (to be guilty of, or responsible for; to commit)  :: begehen, verüben
perpetration {n} (act of perpetrating)  :: Täterschaft {f}
perpetration {n} (something that is perpetrated)  :: Vergehen {n}
perpetrator {n} (one who perpetrates)  :: Täter {m}, Täterin {f}, Schuldiger {m}, Schuldige {f}
perpetual {adj}  :: ewig, fortwährend
perpetual motion machine {n} (hypothetical device)  :: Perpetuum mobile {n}
perplex {v} (To cause to feel baffled)  :: verwirren
perplexed {adj} (confused or puzzled)  :: perplex, verdutzt
perplexed {adj} (bewildered)  :: verblüfft
perplexity {n} (Quality of being confused or puzzled)  :: Perplexität {f}
perry {n} (Beverage from pears)  :: Birnenmost {m}, Birnenwein {m}
per se {adv} (by itself)  :: per se, an sich
per se {adv} (necessarily) SEE: necessarily  ::
persecute {v} (to pursue in a manner to injure, grieve, or afflict)  :: verfolgen, schikanieren, bedrängen, peinigen
persecute {v} (to harass with importunity)  :: plagen, belästigen, drangsalieren, haschen
persecution {n} (the act of persecuting)  :: Verfolgung {f}, Schikane {f}, Drangsalierung {f}, Plage {f}, Belästigung {f}
persecution {n} (a program or campaign to subjugate or eliminate a specific group of people)  :: Verfolgung {f}
Persephone {prop} (Greek goddess)  :: Persephone
Perseus {prop} (mythical Greek warrior)  :: Perseus {m}
Perseus {prop} (constellation)  :: Perseus {m}
perseverance {n} (persistent determination to adhere to a course of action; insistence)  :: Beharrlichkeit {f}, Ausdauer {f}
perseverant {adj} (enduring)  :: beharrlich
persevere {v} (To persist steadfastly)  :: ausdauern, ausharren, beharren, durchhalten, standhaft bleiben, nicht aufgeben
Persia {prop} (Iran) SEE: Iran  ::
Persia {prop} (region of ancient Iran)  :: Persien {n}
Persian {prop} (the Persian language)  :: Persisch {n}
Persian {n} (person from Persia)  :: Perser {m}, Perserin {f}
Persian {n} (Persian cat)  :: Perserkatze {f}
Persian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Persia)  :: persisch
Persian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Persian people)  :: persisch
Persian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Persian language)  :: persisch
Persian Empire {prop} (empire ruled by the Achaemenid dynasty)  :: Persisches Reich {n}
Persian Empire {prop} (empire ruled by the Sassanid dynasty)  :: Perserreich {n}
Persian Gulf {prop} (gulf between Iran and the Arabian peninsula)  :: Persischer Golf {m}
persiflage {n} (good-natured banter; raillery)  :: Persiflage {f}
persimmon {n} (fruit)  :: Persimone {f}, Kaki {m} {f}
persimmon {n} (tree)  :: Persimonenbaum {m}
persipan {n} (marzipan-like substance made from peach or apricot pits)  :: Persipan
persist {v} (continue to exist)  :: beharren
persistence {n} (property of being persistent)  :: Ausdauer {f}, Bestand {m}, Beständigkeit {f}
persistence hunting {n}  :: Hetzjagd {f}
persistency {n} (state or characteristic of being persistent)  :: Ausdauer {f}, Beharrlichkeit {f}, Hartnäckigkeit {f}
persistent {adj} (refusing to give up)  :: ausdauernd, hartnäckig, beharrlich
persistent {adj} (indefinitely continuous)  :: ständig, anhaltend
person {n} (individual)  :: Person {f}
person {n} (specifically a human being, see also: human; human being; man)  :: Person
person {n} (the physical body seen as distinct from the mind)  :: Körper {m}
person {n} (linguistic category)  :: Person {f}
persona {n} (the appearance one presents to the world)  :: Persona {f}
personable {adj} (having pleasing appearance or manner)  :: freundlich, sympathisch, von angenehmer Erscheinung, ansehnlich
personage {n} (a famous or important person)  :: Persönlichkeit {f}
personal {adj} (of or pertaining to a particular person)  :: persönlich
personal computer {n} (small computer for use by one person at a time, see also: PC)  :: Personalcomputer {m}
personal data {n}  :: personenbezogene Daten {n} {p}
personal digital assistant {n} (hand-held electronic organizer)  :: Personal Digital Assistant {m}
personal hygiene {n} (personal hygiene)  :: Körperpflege {f}, Personalhygiene {f}
personal identification number {n} (number used to confirm identity) SEE: PIN  ::
personality {n} (set of qualities that make a person distinct from other people)  :: Persönlichkeit {f}
personality {n} (celebrity)  :: Persönlichkeit {f}
personality disorder {n} (class of mental disorders)  :: Persönlichkeitsstörung {f}
personalize {v} (adapt to an individual)  :: personalisieren
personal lubricant {n} (lubricant used during human sexual activity)  :: Gleitmittel {n}, Gleitgel {n}, Gleitcreme {f}
personally {adv} (in person)  :: persönlich, personaliter
personally {adv} (concerning oneself)  :: persönlich, personaliter
personal pronoun {n} (part of speech)  :: Personalpronomen {n}
persona non grata {n} (a person who is not welcome)  :: Persona non grata {f}
personification {n} (person, thing or name typifying a certain quality or idea)  :: Personifizierung {f}
personification {n} (literary device)  :: Personbildung {f}, Personendichtung {f}, Personifikation {f}, Prosopopöie, Personifizierung {f}
personification {n} (artistic representation of an abstract quality as a human)  :: Personifizierung {f}
personify {v} (to be an example of)  :: personifizieren
personify {v} (to create a representation in the form of a character)  :: personifizieren
personnel {n} (employees, office staff)  :: Personal {n}
perspective {n} (view, vista or outlook)  :: Aussicht {f}
perspective {n} (appearance of depth in objects)  :: Perspektive {f}
perspective {n} (technique of representing three-dimensional objects on a two-dimensional surface)  :: Perspektive {f}
perspective {n} (choice of a single point of view)  :: Perspektive {f}
perspicacious {adj} (showing keen insight)  :: scharfsinnig
perspicacious {adj}  :: scharfsehend
perspicaciously {adv} (with sharp of sight)  :: scharfsinnig
perspicacity {n} (Acute discernment or understanding; insight)  :: Weitblick, Scharfsinn {m}
perspicacity {n}  :: Scharfsinn
perspiration {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat  ::
perspiration {n} (process of perspiring)  :: Schwitzen {n}
perspire {v} (sweat) SEE: sweat  ::
persuade {v} (convince)  :: überreden, gewinnen
persuasion {n} (the act of persuading)  :: Überredung {f}
persuasion {n} (a strongly held conviction, opinion or belief)  :: Überzeugung {f}
persuasion {n} (one's power of persuading)  :: Überredungskunst {f}
persuasion {n} (a sort, type, or kind with respect to convictions and beliefs)  :: Überzeugung {f}
persuasive {adj} (convincing)  :: überzeugend, Überredungs-
pertain {v} (to belong)  :: gehören, verbunden
pertain {v} (to relate, to refer)  :: betreffen, sich beziehen auf
Perth {prop} (in Western Australia)  :: Perth {n}
Perth {prop} (in Scotland)  :: Perth
pertinent {adj} (pertaining)  :: angemessen
perturbation {n} (agitation)  :: Störung {f}
pertussis {n} (whooping cough) SEE: whooping cough  ::
Peru {prop} (country in South America)  :: Peru {n}
Perugia {prop}  :: Perugia
peruke {n} (wig)  :: Perücke {f}
peruse {v} (to examine or consider with care)  :: studieren, genau unter die Lupe nehmen
peruse {v} (to read completely)  :: durchlesen
peruse {v} (look over casually)  :: überfliegen
Peruvian {n} (person from Peru)  :: Peruaner {m}, Peruanerin {f}
Peruvian {adj} (pertaining to Peru)  :: peruanisch
Peruvian slaty antshrike {n} (bird)  :: Südlicher Tropfenameisenwürger {m}
pervade {v} (to be in every part of)  :: durchziehen
pervasive {adj} (manifested throughout)  :: durchdringend
pervasiveness {n} (the state or quality of being present in all parts of a particular thing or place)  :: Verbreitung {f}
pervert {n} (sexually perverted person)  :: Perversling {m}
pervy {adj} (like a sexual pervert)  :: pervers
Pesach {prop} (Passover) SEE: Passover  ::
Pescara {prop} (city)  :: Pescara
Peshawar {prop} (capital of North West Frontier Province, Pakistan)  :: Peschawar {n}
pesher {n} (interpretive commentary on scripture)  :: Pescher {m}
Peshitta {prop} (the Syriac translation of the Bible)  :: Peschitta {f}
pesky {adj} (annoying, troublesome, irritating)  :: nervtötend, lästig, ärgerlich
peso {n} (currency)  :: Peso {m}
pessimism {n} (general belief that bad things will happen)  :: Pessimismus {m}
pessimism {n} (doctrine that this world is the worst of all possible worlds)  :: Pessimismus {m}
pessimist {n} (someone who habitually expects the worst outcome)  :: Pessimist {m}, Pessimistin {f}
pessimistic {adj} (marked by pessimism and little hopefulness)  :: pessimistisch
pessimistic {adj} (always expecting the worst)  :: pessimistisch
pessimistically {adv} (in a pessimistic manner)  :: pessimistisch, schwarzseherisch
pest {n} (annoying person)  :: Nervensäge {f}, Quälgeist {m}
pest control {n} (regulation or management of another species defined as a pest)  :: Schädlingsbekämpfung {f}
pesticide {n} (substance used to kill or repress the activities of pests)  :: Pestizid {n}
pestilence {n} (any highly contagious epidemic disease)  :: Pest {f}, Seuche {f}
pestle {n} (instrument used with a mortar to grind things)  :: Mörser {m}
pesto {n} (an Italian sauce especially for pasta)  :: Pesto {n}
pet {n} (an animal kept as a companion)  :: Haustier {n}, Heimtier {n}, Stubentier {n}, Lieblingstier {n}
pet {n} (one who is excessively loyal to a superior)  :: Liebling {n}, Pet {n},
pet {v} (fondle (an animal))  :: streicheln
pet {v} (fondle (another person) amorously)  :: streicheln
PET {n} (polyethylene terephthalate) SEE: polyethylene terephthalate  ::
petabyte {n} (1,000,000,000,000,000 bytes)  :: Petabyte {n}
petal {n} (one of the component parts of the corolla of a flower)  :: Blütenblatt {n}
petard {n} (explosive device)  :: Petarde
petard {v} (to attack)  :: petardieren
petasus {n} (low-crowned hat worn by the Ancient Greeks and Romans)  :: Petasos
pet cone {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
Peter {prop} (male given name)  :: Peter {m}
Peter {prop} (the Apostle)  :: Petrus
Peter {prop} (one of the epistles of Peter)  :: (Der 1./2. Brief des) Petrus, Petr, Peter
Petersburgian {n} (resident of Saint Petersburg)  :: Sankt Petersburger {m}, Sankt Petersburgerin {f}, Petersburger {m}, Petersburgerin {f}
Petey {prop} (diminutive of Peter)  :: Peterchen, Peterle
petiole {n} (stalk of a leaf)  :: Blattstiel {m}, Stängel {m}
petition {n} (formal, written request made to an official person)  :: Petition {f}, Eingabe {f}
petition {n} (compilation of signatures)  :: Unterschriftensammlung {f}
petition {n} (legal: formal request for judicial action)  :: Petition {f}
pet lamp-shade {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
pet name {n} (name of endearment)  :: Kosename {m}, Lallname {m}
Petra {prop} (female given name)  :: Petra {f}
Petrarchan {adj} (of or relating to Petrarch)  :: petrarkist
Petrarchan sonnet {n} (type of sonnet)  :: Petrarca-Sonett {n}, italienisches Sonett {n}
Petrarchism {n} (Petrarch's literary style)  :: Petrarkismus {m}
petrel {n} (Procellariiformes)  :: Sturmvogel {m}
petrichor {n} (distinctive scent)  :: Petrichor {m}
Petri dish {n} (dish used to culture bacteria)  :: Petrischale {f}
petrifaction {n} (condition of being petrified)  :: Versteinerung {f}
petrification {n} (process of replacing the organic residues with insoluble salts)  :: Versteinerung {f}, Petrifikation {f}
petrify {v} (to harden organic matter by depositing dissolved minerals)  :: versteinern
petrify {v} (to produce rigidity akin to stone)  :: versteinern
petrify {v} (to immobilize with fright)  :: erstarren
Petrine {adj} (Of or pertaining to people named Peter, particularly Saint Peter)  :: Petrinisch
Petri net {n} (mathematical representations of discrete distributed systems)  :: Petri-Netz {n}
petrochemical {adj} (of or pertaining to the such compounds, or the industry that produces them)  :: gesteinschemisch
petrochemistry {n} (the branch of chemistry that deals with petroleum)  :: Gesteinschemie {f}
petroglyph {n} (a rock carving, especially one made in prehistoric times)  :: Petroglyphe {f}
petrol {n} (gasoline) SEE: gasoline  ::
petrol engine {n} (engine that uses petrol)  :: Benzinmotor {m}, Ottomotor {m}
petroleum {n} (oil) SEE: oil  ::
petroleum ether {n} (petroleum fraction)  :: Petrolether {m}
petrol station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
petrol tank {n} (petrol tank) SEE: gas tank  ::
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Petropawlowsk-Kamtschatski {n}
Petrozavodsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Petrosawodsk {n}
pet shop {n} (shop)  :: Zoofachgeschäft {n}
petticoat {n} (historical: ornamental skirt or underskirt)  :: Petticoat {m}
petticoat {n} (woman's undergarment worn under a skirt)  :: Unterrock {n}, Petticoat {m}
pettifogger {n} (Someone who quibbles)  :: Haarspalter {m}
pettifogger {n} (An unscrupulous lawyer)  :: Winkeladvokat {m}
petting {n} (kissing, stroking, etc., in a sexual manner)  :: Petting {n}
petty {adj} (little, trifling, or inconsiderable, as a petty fault)  :: klein, gering, unbedeutend, unwichtig, geringfügig, klein
petty {adj} (small-minded)  :: kleinlich
petty {adj} (begrudging)  :: gehässig
petty bourgeoisie {n} (social class)  :: Kleinbürgertum {n}
petty crime {n} (minor crime collectively)  :: Kleinkriminalität {f}
petty officer {n} (non-commissioned officer)  :: Unteroffizier {m}
petty theft {n} (theft of property of low value)  :: Diebstahl {m}, kleiner Diebstahl {m}
petulance {n} (the property of being petulant)  :: Gereiztheit {f}, Launenhaftigkeit {f}, Launigkeit {f}
petulant {adj} (easily irritated or annoyed)  :: launisch, launenhaft, nervös, bockig, gereizt, zickig, verdrießlich
petunia {n} (flower)  :: Petunie {f}
pew {n} (long bench in a church)  :: Kirchenbank {f}
pewter {n} (alloy of tin, copper and antimony)  :: Hartzinn {n}
pewterer {n} (a manufacturer of pewterware)  :: Kannengießer {m}
pfennig {n} (a hundredth of a Deutsche Mark)  :: Pfennig {n}
phablet {n} (electronic handheld device)  :: Phablet {n}, Smartlet {n}
phagocytosis {n} (the process by which a cell internalises foreign bodies)  :: Phagocytose
Phaistos {prop} (ancient Minoan city in southern Crete)  :: Phaistos {n}
phalange {n} (phalanx) SEE: phalanx  ::
phalanx {n} (ancient Greek military unit)  :: Phalanx {f}
phalanx {n} (finger or toe bone)  :: Fingerglied {n}, [toe bone] Zehenglied {n}
phallic {adj} (having to do with the penis)  :: phallisch
phallocracy {n} (government by men)  :: Phallokratie {f}
phallocrat {n} (phallocrat)  :: Phallokrat {m}, Phallokratin {f}
phallological {adj} (phallological)  :: phallologisch
phallologist {n} (phallologist)  :: Phallologe {m}, Phallologin {f}
phallology {n} (phallology)  :: Phallologie {f}
phallus {n} (penis) SEE: penis  ::
phallus {n} (the penis or its representation)  :: Phallus {m}
phaneromeric {adj}  :: phaneromer
phantasmagoria {n} (a dreamlike state)  :: Phantasmagorie {f}
phantasmophobia {n} (abnormal or irrational fear of ghosts and phantoms)  :: Phantasmophobie {f}
phantom {n} (something having no physical reality)  :: Phantom {n}
phantom limb {n} (false sensation)  :: Phantomglied {n}
phantom pain {n} (sensation of pain coming from a part of the body that has been amputated)  :: Phantomschmerz {m}
pharaoh {n} (supreme ruler of ancient Egypt)  :: Pharao {m}, Pharaonin {f}
pharaonic {adj} (of or pertaining to a pharaoh)  :: pharaonisch
Pharisee {n} (member of an ancient Jewish political party, social movement, etc)  :: Pharisäer {m}, Pharisäerin {f}
pharmaceutical {adj} (of, or relating to pharmacy or pharmacists)  :: pharmazeutisch
pharmaceutics {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
pharmacist {n} (professional who dispenses prescription drugs)  :: Apotheker {m}, Apothekerin {f}
pharmacist {n} (one who studies pharmacy)  :: Pharmazeut {m}, Pharmazeutin {f}
pharmacologic {adj} (pharmacological) SEE: pharmacological  ::
pharmacological {adj} (of or having to do with pharmacology)  :: pharmakologisch
pharmacologist {n} (student of or one who is versed in pharmacology)  :: Pharmakologe {m}, Pharmakologin {f}
pharmacology {n} (science that studies the effects of chemical compounds on living animals)  :: Pharmakologie {f}
pharmacopoeia {n} (official book of medicines)  :: Arzneibuch
pharmacotherapy {n} (use of pharmaceuticals to treat disease)  :: Pharmakotherapie {f}
pharmacovigilance {n} (detection, assessment, understanding and prevention of adverse effects of medicines)  :: Pharmakovigilanz {f}
pharmacy {n} (a place where prescription drugs are dispensed)  :: Apotheke {f}
pharmacy {n} (science of medicinal substances)  :: Pharmazie {f}
Pharos {prop} (island)  :: Pharos, Pharus
pharyngeal {adj} (of or pertaining to the pharynx)  :: pharyngisch, pharyngal
pharyngeal {adj} (of pharyngeal sounds)  :: pharyngisch, pharyngal
pharyngealization {n} (act or process of pharyngealizing)  :: Pharyngalisierung {f}
pharyngealize {v} (to constrict the pharynx while articulating another sound)  :: pharyngalisieren
pharyngitis {n} (inflammation of the pharynx)  :: Rachenentzündung {f}, Pharyngitis {f}
pharynx {n} (part of alimentary canal)  :: Rachen {m}; Pharynx {m}
phase {n} (distinguishable part of a sequence)  :: Phase {f}
phase {n} (haplotype) SEE: haplotype  ::
phase diagram {n} (graph, with axes representing temperature and pressure, showing the equilibrium conditions for a given substance to be a solid, liquid or gas)  :: Phasendiagramm {n}
phase diagram {n} (similar diagram for a binary mixture of substances, with axes representing composition and temperature)  :: Phasendiagramm {n}
phase modulation {n} (form of modulation)  :: Phasenmodulation {f}
phase velocity {n} (propagation velocity of a pure sine wave)  :: Phasengeschwindigkeit {f}
phat {adj} (slang: excellent)  :: genial, super
pheasant {n} (bird of family Phasianidae, often hunted for food)  :: Fasan {m}, Fasanenhuhn {n},
pheasant's eye {n} (flowering plant of the genus Adonis)  :: Adonisröschen {n}
phenol {n} (caustic compound derived from benzene)  :: Phenol {n}
phenol {n} (any of a class of aromatic organic compounds having at least one hydroxyl group attached directly to the benzene ring)  :: Phenol {n}
phenolphthalein {n} (pH indicator)  :: Phenolphthalein {n}
phenomenal {adj} (remarkable)  :: phänomenal
phenomenal {adj}  :: phänomenal, fabelhaft, sagenhaft, ausgezeichnet
phenomenological {adj} (of or relating to phenomenology)  :: phänomenologisch
phenomenology {n} (philosophy based on intuitive experience of phenomena)  :: Phänomenologie {f}
phenomenon {n} (observable fact or occurrence)  :: Phänomen {n}, Erscheinung {f}
phenomenon {n} (unusual, curious, or astonishing fact or event)  :: Phänomen {n}
phenotype {n} (appearance of organism)  :: Phänotyp {m}, Erscheinungsbild {n}
phenylalanine {n} (amino acid; C9H11NO2)  :: Phenylalanin {n}
pheromone {n} (chemical)  :: Pheromon
phew {interj} (Used to show relief, fatigue, or surprise)  :: puh, pfui
phew {interj} (Used to show disgust)  :: pfui
phi {n} (Greek letter)  :: Phi {n}
phial {n} (glass vessel) SEE: vial  ::
Philadelphia {prop} (largest city in Pennsylvania)  :: Philadelphia
philander {n} (lover) SEE: lover  ::
philanthropic {adj} (of or pertaining to philanthropy; characterized by philanthropy)  :: philanthropisch, menschenfreundlich
philanthropist {n} (person who loves mankind)  :: Philanthrop {m}, Philanthropin {f}, Menschenfreund {m}, Menschenfreundin {f}
philanthropy {n} (charity) SEE: charity  ::
philanthropy {n} (benevolent altruism with the intention of increasing the well-being of mankind)  :: Philantropie {f}, Menschenliebe {f}, Nächstenliebe {f}
philatelic {adj} (relating to stamp collecting)  :: philatelistisch
philatelist {n} (a person who studies stamps)  :: Philatelist {m}, Philatelistin {f}, Briefmarkensammler {m}, Briefmarkensammlerin {f}
philately {n} (stamp collecting)  :: Philatelie {f}, Briefmarkenkunde {f}
philately {n} (the study of postage stamps, postal routes, postal history, etc.)  :: Philatelie {f}
Philemon {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Philemon, Brief des Paulus an Philemon {m}
Philemon {prop} (Male given name)  :: Philemon
philharmonic {n} (full-sized symphonic orchestra) SEE: symphony orchestra  ::
philharmonic orchestra {n} (symphony orchestra) SEE: symphony orchestra  ::
philhellene {n} (lover of Greek culture)  :: Philhellene {m}, Philhellenin {f}
philhellene {n} (supporter of Greek independence)  :: Philhellene {m}, Philhellenin {f}
philia {n} (psychological disorder)  :: Philie {f}
philia {n} (friendship) SEE: friendship  ::
-philia {suffix} (forming words denoting abnormal linking towards a given thing)  :: -philie {f}
philia {n} (liking) SEE: liking  ::
Philip {prop} (biblical persons)  :: Philippus
Philip {prop} (male given name)  :: Philipp {m}
Philippi {prop} (ancient town)  :: Philippi
Philippians {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Philipper
philippic {n} (any tirade or declamation full of bitter condemnation)  :: Philippika {f}
Philippine {adj} (Filipino) SEE: Filipino  ::
Philippine eagle {n} (species of eagle endemic to the Philippines)  :: Philippinenadler
Philippine Islands {prop} (islands)  :: Philippinen {p}
Philippines {prop} (Republic of the Philippines)  :: Philippinen {p}
Philippines {prop} (Philippine Islands) SEE: Philippine Islands  ::
philistine {n} (Philistine) SEE: Philistine  ::
philistine {adj} (lacking in appreciation for art or culture)  :: Spießer-, philiströs, Banause {m}
Philistine {n} (person from Philistia)  :: Philister {m}, Philisterin {f}
Philistine {n} (person lacking appreciation of culture)  :: Banause {m}, Banausin {f}, Kulturbanause {m}, Kulturbanausin {f}, Kunstbanause {m}, Kunstbanausin {f}, Spießbürger {m}, Spießbürgerin {f}, Spießer {m}, Spießerin {f}, [Austrian] Sumper {m}, [Austrian] Sumperin {f}, Barbar {m}, Barbarin {f}, Kunstbarbar {m}, Kunstbarbarin {f}, Philister {m}, Philisterin {f}, Prolet {m}, Proletin {f}, Ignorant {m}, Ignorantin {f}, Primitivling {m}
Philistine {adj} (philistine) SEE: philistine  ::
philistinism {n} (philistinism)  :: Banausentum {n}, Banausie {f}, Philisterei {f}, Spießbürgertum {n}
Phillips head {n} (screwdriver)  :: Kreuzschlitzschraubendreher {m}
Phillips head {n} (screw)  :: Kreuzschlitzschraube {f}
Phillips screw {n} (screw) SEE: Phillips head  ::
Phillips screwdriver {n} (screwdriver)  :: Kreuzschraubenzieher {m}, Kreuzschraubendreher {m}
phillumenist {n} (collector)  :: Phillumenist {m}, Phillumenistin {f}
phillumeny {n} (hobby)  :: Phillumenie {f}
philological {adj} (pertaining to the history of literature)  :: philologisch
philologically {adv} (in a philological manner)  :: philologisch
philologist {n} (person who engages in philology)  :: Philologe {m}, Philologin {f}
philology {n} (historical linguistics)  :: Philologie {f}
philosophaster {n} (a pretender to philosophy; a petty or charlatan philosopher)  :: Philosophaster {m}
philosopher {n} (person devoted to studying philosophy)  :: Philosoph {m}, Philosophin {f}
philosopher's stone {n} (philosopher's stone)  :: Stein der Weisen {m}
philosophical {adj} (of or pertaining to philosophy)  :: philosophisch
philosophically {adv} (in a philosophical manner)  :: philosophisch
philosophize {v} (to philosophically ponder or reason)  :: philosophieren
philosophy {n} (academic discipline)  :: Philosophie {f}
philosophy {n}  :: Philosophie {f}
philosophy of science {n} (study of the assumptions, foundations, and implications of science)  :: Wissenschaftstheorie {f}
philtrum {n} (shallow groove running down the centre of the outer surface of the upper lip)  :: Oberlippenrinne {f}, Philtrum {n}
phimosis {n} (contraction of the foreskin)  :: Phimose {f}
phishing {n} (malicious act)  :: Phishing {n}
phlebitis {n} (inflammation of vein)  :: Phlebitis {f}, Venenentzündung {f}
phlegm {n} (mucus secreted in the bronchial passages)  :: Schleim {m}, Nasenschleim {m}, Popel {m}
phlegm {n} (calmness, composure)  :: Gemütsruhe {f}, Gleichmut {m}, Trägheit {f}, Schwerfälligkeit {f}, stoische Ruhe {f}
phlegmatic {adj} (not easily excited to action)  :: phlegmatisch
phlegmatic {adj} (abounding in phlegm)  :: phlegmatisch
phloem {n} (vascular tissue)  :: Phloem {n}
phlogiston {n} (hypothetical fiery principle)  :: Phlogiston {n}, Caloricum
phlogosis {n} (phlogosis)  :: Phlogosis
Phnom Penh {prop} (Capital city of Cambodia)  :: Phnom Penh {n}
-phobia {suffix} (used to form nouns meaning fear)  :: -phobie {f}
phobia {n} (irrational or obsessive fear or anxiety)  :: Phobie {f}
phobophobia {n} (fear of fear)  :: Phobophobie {f}
Phobos {prop} (mythology)  :: Phobos {m}
Phobos {prop} (moon of Mars)  :: Phobos {m}
phocomelia {n} (phocomelia)  :: Phokomelie {f}, Robbengliedrigkeit {f}, Phokomelus {m}
Phoenicia {prop} (land of the Phoenicians)  :: Phönizien
Phoenician {adj} (of, from, or related to the country or civilisation of Phoenicia)  :: phönizisch
Phoenician {prop} (Semitic language spoken by the inhabitants of Phoenicia)  :: Phönizisch {n}
Phoenician {n} (inhabitant of Phoenicia)  :: Phönizier {m}, Phönizierin {f}
Phoenician alphabet {n} (an alphabet)  :: phönizisches Alphabet {n}, phönizische Schrift {f}
phoenix {n} (mythological bird)  :: Phönix
Phoenix {prop} (mythical firebird)  :: Phönix {m}
Phoenix {prop} (constellation)  :: Phönix {m}
Phoenix {prop} (capital city of Arizona, United States)  :: Phoenix
phone {v} (to call (someone) on the telephone)  :: anrufen, telefonieren
phone {n} (speech segment)  :: Phonem {n}, Fonem {n}
phone {n} (telephone) SEE: telephone  ::
phone book {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory  ::
phonebook {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory  ::
phone booth {n} (telephone booth) SEE: telephone booth  ::
phone call {n} (telephone call) SEE: telephone call  ::
phonecard {n} (a chargecard used to pay for telephone calls)  :: Telefonkarte {f}
phoneme {n} (indivisible unit of sound)  :: Phonem {n}
phonemic {adj} (relating to phonemes)  :: phonemisch
phonemic {adj} (relating to a difference between sounds that can change the meaning of words in a language)  :: phonemisch
phone number {n} (telephone number) SEE: telephone number  ::
phone sex {n} (erotic or sexual telephone conversation between two or more people)  :: Telefonsex
phonetic {adj} (relating to sounds of spoken language)  :: phonetisch
phonetic {adj} (linguistics: relating to phones)  :: phonetisch
phonetic alphabet {n}  :: phonetisches Alphabet {n}
phonetician {n} (person who specializes in phonetics)  :: Phonetiker {m}, Fonetiker {m}, Phonetikerin {f}, Fonetikerin {f}
phonetics {n} (study of speech sounds and their representation by written symbols)  :: Phonetik {f}, Lautlehre {f}
phonetic spelling alphabet {n}  :: Buchstabiertafel, Buchstabieralphabet, Fliegeralphabet, Funkalphabet, Telefonalphabet
Phoney War {prop} (Phoney War)  :: Sitzkrieg {m}
phoniatrics {n}  :: Phoniatrie {f}, Foniatrie {f}
phono- {prefix} (relating to sound)  :: phono-
phonograph {n} (archaic record player) SEE: gramophone  ::
phonological {adj} (of or relating to phonology)  :: phonologisch
phonologist {n} (person who specializes in phonology)  :: Phonologe {m}, Phonologin {f}
phonology {n} (subfield of linguistics concerned with the way sounds function in languages)  :: Phonologie {f}, Phonemik {f}
phonotactics {n} (branch of phonology)  :: Phonotaktik {f}
phony {adj} (fraudulent; fake)  :: gefälscht,
phony {n} (a person who assumes an identity or quality other than their own)  :: Hochstapler {m}
phony {n} (a person who professes beliefs or opinions that they do not hold)  :: Quacksalber {m}, Schwindler {m}, Schwindlerin {f}
phosphatase {n} (an enzyme that hydrolyzes phosphate esters)  :: Phosphatase {f}
phosphating {n} (application of a coating of phosphate)  :: Phosphatierung {f}
phosphide {n} (binary compound of phosphorus)  :: Phosphid {n}
phosphine {n} (PH3)  :: Phosphin {n}
phospholipid {n} (lipid consisting of a diglyceride combined with a phosphate group)  :: Phospholipid {n}
phosphoric acid {n} (the colourless liquid; H3PO4)  :: Phosphorsäure {f}
phosphorous acid {n} (H3PO3)  :: Phosphonsäure {f}, phosphorige Säure {f}
phosphorus {n} (element)  :: Phosphor {m}
phosphorus cycle {n} (movement of phosphorus through the biogeochemical environment)  :: Phosphorkreislauf {m}
phosphorylation {n} (the process of transferring a phosphate group from a donor to an acceptor)  :: Phosphorylierung {f}
photo {n} (photograph)  :: Foto {n}, Bild {n}
photobook {n} (book of photographs)  :: Fotobuch {n}
photoconductivity {n} (an increase in the electrical conductivity of a material as a result of incident electromagnetic radiation)  :: Photoleitfähigkeit {f}
photocopier {n} (machine which reproduces documents by photographing the original over a glass plate and printing duplicates)  :: Fotokopierer {m}
photocopy {n} (copy made using a photocopier)  :: Fotokopie {f}, Photokopie {f}, Xerokopie {f}
photocopy {v} (to make a copy using a photocopier)  :: fotokopieren, photokopieren
photodiode {n} (semiconductor)  :: Fotodiode {f}
photoelectric effect {n} (emission)  :: photoelektrischer Effekt {m}
photogenic {adj} (looking good when photographed)  :: fotogen
photogenicity {n} (photogenicity)  :: Fotogenität {f}
photogrammetry {n} (both)  :: Photogrammetrie
photograph {n} (picture)  :: Fotografie {f}, Fotographie {f}, Foto {n}, Lichtbild {n}
photograph {v} (to take a photograph)  :: fotografieren
photographer {n} (one who takes photographs)  :: Fotograf {m}, Photograph {m}, Fotografin {f}, Photographin {f}
photography {n} (art and technology of producing images on photosensitive surfaces)  :: Fotografie {f}
photography {n} (occupation of taking (and often printing) photographs)  :: Fotografie {f}
photolysis {n} (chemical reaction)  :: Photolyse {f}
photomask {n}  :: Fotomaske
photometeor {n}  :: Photometeor {m}
photometer {n} (measuring instrument)  :: Luminometer {n}
photon {n} (quantum of light)  :: Photon {n}, Lichtteilchen
photonic {adj} (relating to photons)  :: photonisch
photopaper {n} (paper for photographic prints)  :: Photopapier {n}
photopeak {n} (part of the gamma ray spectrum)  :: Photopeak {m}
photophobia {n} (excessive sensitivity to light)  :: Photophobia {f}
photorealistic {adj} (art: of or pertaining to photorealism)  :: fotorealistisch
photoresist {n} (light-sensitive film)  :: Fotolack {m}
photosensitive {adj} (sensitive to light)  :: lichtempfindlich
photo shoot {n} (photo session)  :: Fotoshooting {n}
photoshoot {n} (photo shoot) SEE: photo shoot  ::
photoshop {v} (to digitally edit a picture)  :: photoshoppen [rare]
photosphere {n} (A visible surface layer of a star)  :: Photosphäre {f}
photosynthesis {n} (biological process)  :: Photosynthese {f}
photovoltaic {adj} (producing a voltage when exposed to light)  :: fotovoltaisch, photovoltaisch
PHP-based {adj}  :: PHP-basiert
phrasal {adj} (being a phrase)  :: phrasalisch
phrasal {adj} (referring to a phrase)  :: Ausdrucks-, Satz-
phrase {n} (short written or spoken expression)  :: Redewendung {f}, Phrase {f}
phrase {n} (grammar: group of two or more words that express an idea but do not form a complete sentence)  :: Phrase {f}
phrase {n} (music: small section of music in a larger piece)  :: Phrase {f}
phrase {v} (to express by means of words)  :: formulieren
phrase book {n} (book of everyday expressions and vocabulary)  :: Sprachführer {m}
phrasebook {n} (book used to learn foreign language) SEE: phrase book  ::
phraseology {n} (phrasebook) SEE: phrase book  ::
phraseology {n} (study of set or fixed expressions)  :: Phraseologie {f}
phrasing {n} (the way a statement is put together)  :: Phrasierung {f}, Ausdrucksweise {f}
phreatic {adj} (Of, or pertaining to ground water)  :: phreatisch
phrenological {adj} (of, or relating to phrenology)  :: phrenologisch
phrenologist {n} (adherent or practitioner of phrenology)  :: Phrenologe {m}, Phrenologin {f}
phrenology {n} (the discredited "science" or pseudo-science of phrenology)  :: Phrenologie {f}
Phrygia {prop} (ancient kingdom)  :: Phrygien {n}
Phrygian {adj} (of or relating to Phrygia, its people or their culture)  :: phrygisch
Phrygian {adj} (in the Phrygian language)  :: phrygisch
Phrygian {n} (native or inhabitant of Phrygia)  :: Phryger {m}, Phrygerin {f}
Phrygian {prop} (language)  :: Phrygisch
Phrygian cap {n} (conical close-fitting cap with the top bent forward)  :: phrygische Mütze {f}, [rare] skythische Mütze {f}
phycology {n} (study of algae)  :: Phykologie {f}, Algenkunde {f}, Algologie {f}
phylactery {n} (small object worn for its power; amulet or charm)  :: Gebetsriemen {m}
phylactery {n} (leather case containing biblical scrolls, worn by Jewish men; the tefilla)  :: Phylakterion {n}, Denkzettel {m} [archaic]
Phyllis {prop} (mythical character)  :: Phyllis
phylogenetics {n} (study of organism relationships)  :: Phylogenese {f}
phylogeny {n} (evolutionary history of an organism)  :: Phylogenie {f}
phylum {n} ((biology, taxonomy) A rank in the classification of organisms, below kingdom and above class)  :: Stamm {m}
physalis {n} (plant of the genus Physalis)  :: Blasenkirsche {f}, Judenkirsche {f}
physical {adj} (having to do with the body)  :: körperlich, physisch
physical {adj} (having to do with the material world)  :: physisch, materiell, stofflich
physical {adj} (having to do with physics)  :: physikalisch
physical culture {n} (bodybuilding) SEE: bodybuilding  ::
physical education {n} (curriculum component)  :: Sportunterricht {m}
physical examination {n} (type of examination of the patient's body)  :: ärztliche Untersuchung {f}
physical law {n} (physical law)  :: Naturgesetz {n}, physikalisches Gesetz {n}
physically {adv} (in a physical manner)  :: physisch
physical quantity {n} (physical property)  :: physikalische Größe {f}
physical therapy {n} (therapy of exercises and activities to treat injury or dysfunction) SEE: physiotherapy  ::
physician {n} (medical doctor)  :: Arzt {m}, Ärztin {f}
physicist {n} (person whose occupation specializes in the science of physics)  :: Physiker {m}, Physikerin {f}
physics {n} (branch of science)  :: Physik {f}
physiognomy {n} (art or pseudoscience of deducing the character or personality from the bodily appearance)  :: Physiognomik {f}
physiography {n} (subfield of geography)  :: Physiographie {f}
physiologic {adj} (of or pertaining to physiology) SEE: physiological  ::
physiological {adj} (of, or relating to physiology)  :: physiologisch
physiologist {n} (person)  :: Physiologe {m}, Physiologin {f}
physiology {n} (branch of biology)  :: Physiologie {f}
physiotherapeutic {adj} (of or relating to physiotherapy)  :: physiotherapeutisch
physiotherapist {n} (therapist who treats physical injury or dysfunction, usually with exercise)  :: Physiotherapeut {m}, Physiotherapeutin {f}
physiotherapy {n} (therapy that uses physical techniques such as massage and exercise)  :: Physiotherapie {f}
physique {n} (physical structure of a person)  :: Körperbau {m}, Statur {f}
phytoequivalence {n} (physiological equivalence between two herbal extracts)  :: Phytoäquivalenz {f}
phytomedicine {n} (plant medicine)  :: Phytomedizin {f}
phytopathology {n} (study of plant diseases)  :: Phytopathologie {f}, Pflanzenpathologie {f}
phytoplankton {n} (plankton which obatin energy by photosynthesis)  :: Phytoplankton {n}
phytosanitary {adj} (concerning the health of plants)  :: phytosanitär
phytosterol {n}  :: Phytosterine
phytotomy {n} (study of the internal structures of plants)  :: Phytotomie {f}
pi {n} (letter of Greek alphabet)  :: Pi
pi {n} (irrational mathematical constant)  :: Pi
Piacenzian {prop} (subdivision of the Pliocene epoch)  :: Piacenzium
pia mater {n} (innermost of the meninges)  :: Pia mater {f}
pianist {n} (piano player)  :: Pianist {m}, Pianistin {f}, Klavierspieler {m}, Klavierspielerin {f}
piano {n} (a keyboard musical instrument)  :: Klavier {n} [common]; Piano {n} [exalted style]; Flügel {m} [grand piano]
piano {adv} (music: softly)  :: piano
piano stool {n} (a round stool used by piano players)  :: Klavierstuhl {m}
pica {n} (12 Didot-point type) SEE: cicero  ::
Picard {adj} (of, from or relating to Picardy)  :: picardisch
Picard {prop} (language)  :: Picardisch {n}
Picardy {prop} (region of France)  :: Picardie {f}
picaresque {adj} (of or pertaining to rogues)  :: pikaresk
piccolo {n} (musical instrument)  :: Piccoloflöte {f}
pièce de résistance {n} (masterpiece)  :: Pièce de résistance {f}
pick {v} (to pick) SEE: choose  ::
pick {n} (pickaxe)  :: Hacke {f}, Pickel {m}
pick {n} (tool to open a lock)  :: Dietrich {m}
pick {v} (to remove a fruit or plant for consumption)  :: pflücken
pick {n} (music: plectrum) SEE: plectrum  ::
pickaxe {n} (heavy iron tool)  :: Spitzhacke {f}, Pickel {m}
pickerel {n} (fish)  :: Hecht {m}
picket {n} (card game) SEE: piquet  ::
picket {n} (sentry) SEE: sentry  ::
picket {n} (stake driven into the ground)  :: Pfosten {m}, Pfahl {m}
picket {n} (soldiers placed forward of position)  :: Vorposten {m}
picket {n} (protester outside a workplace during a strike)  :: Streikposten {m}
pickle {n} (cucumber preserved in brine or vinegar syrup)  :: eingelegte Gurke {f}, saure Gurke {f}, Essiggurke {f} [vinegar], Gewürzgurke {f}
pickle {n} (any vegetable preserved in vinegar and consumed as relish)  :: eingelegtes Gemüse {n}
pickle {n} (children's game)  :: Neckball {m}
pickle {v} (to preserve food in a salt, sugar or vinegar solution)  :: einlegen, pökeln
pickled {adj} (preserved by pickling)  :: eingelegt
pickled egg {n} (egg that has been pickled in vinegar)  :: Solei {n}
picklock {n} (device designed to pick locks)  :: Dietrich {m}
pick-me-up {n} (drink)  :: Mageneinrenker {m}
pick one's nose {v} (insert a finger into one's nostril)  :: in der Nase bohren, popeln
pickpocket {n} (one who steals from the pocket of a passerby)  :: Taschendieb {m}
pickthank {n} (sycophant)  :: Jasager {m}
pick up {v} (to lift; to grasp and raise)  :: aufheben, aufnehmen, hochheben
pick up {v} (to improve, increase, or speed up)  :: sich erholen, sich berappeln, sich fangen
pick up {v} (to restart or resume)  :: wieder aufnehmen, weitermachen, fortfahren, fortsetzen, wieder einsetzen, wieder loslegen
pick up {v} (to collect an object, especially in passing)  :: mitnehmen
pick up {v} (to collect a passenger)  :: abholen
pick up {v} (to learn, to grasp; to begin to understand)  :: kapieren, verstehen, begreifen
pick up {v} (to receive (a signal))  :: auffangen, empfangen
pick up {v} (to notice, detect or discern)  :: wahrnehmen, bemerken
pick up {v} (to meet and seduce somebody for romantic purposes)  :: abschleppen
pick up {v} (to answer (a telephone), see pick up the phone)  :: abheben, abnehmen, aufnehmen
pick up {v} (to pay for)  :: übernehmen
pick up {v} (to reduce the despondency of)  :: auffangen
pickup {n} (pickup truck) SEE: pickup truck  ::
pick up the phone {v} (to pick up the receiver of a telephone to answer a call)  :: den Hörer abnehmen, abheben, abnehmen
pickup truck {n} (truck with an open cargo bed)  :: Pickup {m}
picky {adj} (fussy, particular)  :: pingelig, wählerisch, anspruchsvoll
picnic {n} (a meal eaten outdoors)  :: Picknick {n}
picnic {n} (an easy or pleasant task)  :: Kinderspiel {n}
pico- {prefix} (In the International System of Units and other metric systems of units, multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 10−12)  :: piko-, pico-
picometer {n} (picometre) SEE: picometre  ::
picometre {n} (10-12 of a metre)  :: Picometer {n}
picosecond {n} (10-12 second)  :: Picosekunde {f}
picric acid {n} (picric acid)  :: Pikrinsäure {f}
Pict {n} (member of an ancient people of northern and central Scotland)  :: Pikte {m}
Pictish {adj} (pertaining to the Picts)  :: piktisch
pictogram {n} (picture that represents a word or an idea)  :: Piktogramm {n}
Pictor {prop} (constellation)  :: Maler {m}
pictorial {adj} (of, relating to, composed of, or illustrated by pictures)  :: bildhaft
pictorial {n} (magazine)  :: Illustrierte {f}
picture {n} (representation of visible reality produced by drawing, etc)  :: Bild {n}, Abbildung {f}, Abbild {n}, Gemälde {n}
picture {n} (photograph)  :: Foto {n}, Bild {n}
picture {n} (informal: cinema)  :: Kino {n}, Film {m}
picture {v} (to make a picture of)  :: fotographieren, ein Foto {n} machen
picture {v} (to imagine or envision)  :: etwas vorstellen
picture {n} (painting) SEE: painting  ::
picture book {n} (a book for young children with illustrations)  :: Bilderbuch {n}
picture dictionary {n} (dictionary with pictures)  :: Bildwörterbuch
picturesque {adj} (resembling a picture or painting)  :: pittoresk, malerisch
picturesqueness {n} (picturesqueness)  :: Malerhaftigkeit {f}
Pi Day {prop} (March 14th, an annual celebration of the mathematical constant π (pi))  :: Pi-Tag {m}
pidgin {n} (amalgamation of two languages having no native speakers)  :: Pidgin-Sprache {f}, Pidgin {n}
pie {n} (type of pastry)  :: Torte {f}
pie {v} (to hit in the face with a pie)  :: torten
pie {n} (pizza) SEE: pizza  ::
piece {n} (part of a larger whole)  :: Stück {n}
piece {n} (object played in a board game)  :: Spielfigur, [chess, a higher-value figure as distinguished from a pawn] Offizier
piece {n}  :: Stück {n}
piece {n} (hairpiece) SEE: hairpiece  ::
piecemeal {adj} (Made or done in pieces or one stage at a time)  :: scheibchenweise, häppchenweise, bruchstückhaft, kleinteilig, in kleinen Schritten, stückweise
piecemeal {adv} (piece by piece)  :: einzeln, in Portiönchen, häppchenweise, scheibchenweise
piecemeal {adv} (into pieces or parts)  :: in Einzelteile
piece of cake {n} (simple or easy job)  :: Kinderspiel {n}, Pillepalle {f}
piece of clothing {n} (garment) SEE: garment  ::
piece of furniture {n} (item of furniture)  :: Möbelstück {n}, Möbel {n}
piece of paper {n} (sheet or scrap of paper)  :: Zettel {m}, Blatt {n}
piece together {v} (to physically assemble from fragments or pieces)  :: zusammenfügen
piece work {n} (type of work)  :: Akkordarbeit {f}, Stückarbeit {f}, Akkord {m}, Stückakkord {m}, Stücklohn {m}
pieceworker {n} (A worker paid according to the number of units produced)  :: Akkordarbeiter {m}, Akkordarbeiterin {f}, Stückarbeiter {m}, Stückarbeiterin {f}, Stücklohnarbeiter {m}, Stücklohnarbeiterin {f}
pie chart {n} (graph)  :: Tortendiagramm {n}, Kreisdiagramm {n}, Tortengrafik {f}
Piedmont {prop} (region)  :: Piemont {n}
Piedmontese {adj} (of, from, or relating to Piedmont)  :: piemontesisch
Piedmontese {n} (inhabitant)  :: Piemonteser {m}, Piemonteserin {f}, Piemontese {m}, Piemontesin {f}
Piedmontese {prop} (language)  :: Piemontesisch {n}
pied piper {n} (anyone or anything that draws many in its wake)  :: Rattenfänger {m}
pieing {n} (an instance of throwing a pie at someone)  :: Tortenwurf {m}, Tortung {f}, Tortenattentat {n}
pie iron {n} (device for making sandwiches)  :: Sandwichtoaster {m}, Sandwichmaker {m}
Piemontese {prop} (language) SEE: Piedmontese  ::
piemontite {n} (mineral)  :: Piemontit {m}
pier {n} (raised platform built from the shore out over water)  :: Pier {m}, Anlegestelle {f}, Kai {m}
pier {n} (structure supporting the junction between two spans of a bridge)  :: Brückenpfeiler {m}
pier {n} (rectangular pillar, or similar structure, that supports an arch, wall or roof)  :: Pfeiler {m}
pierce {v} (puncture)  :: durchstechen, lochen
pierce {v} (create a hole for jewelry)  :: piercen
pierce {v} (to pierce) SEE: puncture  ::
piercing {n} (hole for jewelry)  :: Piercing {n}
pier glass {n} (tall, narrow mirror)  :: Trumeau {m}
Pieria {prop} (Greek prefecture)  :: Pieria
pierogi {n} (dumpling)  :: Pirogge {f}
pietism {n} (movement in the Lutheran church)  :: Pietismus {m}
pietistic {adj} (related to pietism)  :: pietistisch
piety {n} (reverence and devotion to God)  :: Frömmigkeit {f}
piety {n} (reverence to one's family)  :: Pietät {f}
piezoelectric {adj} (of or relating to piezoelectricity)  :: piezoelektrisch
piezoelectricity {n} (capacity of crystal to generate electricity)  :: Piezoelektrizität
piffle {n} (nonsense, foolish talk)  :: Unsinn {m}, Blödsinn {m}, Quatsch {m}
piffle {v} (to act or speak in a futile, ineffective, or nonsensical manner)  :: quatschen, plappern, quasseln, schwatzen
pig {n} (mammal of genus Sus)  :: Schwein {n}, [domestic] Hausschwein {n},; Franconian: Mocke {f}; Regional German: Docke {f}, Wutz {f}
pig {n} (someone who overeats or eats rapidly)  :: Fresssack {m}, Fress-Sack {m}, Schwein {n}, Vielfraß {m}
pig {n} (nasty or disgusting person)  :: Schwein {n}
pig {n} (dirty or slovenly person)  :: Dreckschwein {n}, Dreckspatz {m}, Ferkel {n}, Saubartel {m} (regional), Schmierfink {m}, Schmutzfink {m}, Schwein {n}, Schweinigel {m}, Wutz {m} (regional)
pig {n} (derogatory slang for police officer)  :: Bulle {m}, Büttel {m} (obsolescent), Greifer {m}, Greiferin {f}, Udel {m} [regional]; Kiberer {m} [Austria], Kieberer {m} [Austria]; Schugger {m} [Switzerland], Bullenschwein {n}
pig {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet  ::
pig {n} (pork) SEE: pork  ::
pigeon {n} (bird of the pigeon and dove family Columbidae)  :: [♂♀] Taube {f}, [♂] Tauber {m}, [♂] Täuber {m}, [♂] Tauberich {m}, [♂] Täuberich {m}, [♀] Täubin {f}, [diminutive ♂♀] Täubchen {n}, [diminutive ♂♀] Täublein {n}, Kolumbide {m} [family Columbidae], Taubenvogel {m} [order Columbiformes]
pigeonhole {n} (one of an array of compartments)  :: Fach {n}
pigeonhole {v} (to categorize; especially to limit or be limited to a particular category, role, etc)  :: in eine Schublade stecken
pigeon loft {n} (housing for pigeons)  :: Taubenschlag {m}
pigeon racing {n} (pigeon racing, the sport of racing pigeons)  :: Taubensport {m}, Brieftaubensport {m}
piggyback {adv} (on somebody's back or shoulders)  :: huckepack
piggy bank {n} (small container to store small saved coins in)  :: Sparschwein {n}
pigheaded {adj}  :: starrsinnig, stur
pig in a poke {n} (something whose true value is concealed or unknown)  :: Katze im Sack {f} [cat in the bag]
pig iron {n} (a type of crude iron)  :: Roheisen {n}
piglet {n} (young pig)  :: Ferkel {n}, Schweinchen {n}
pigling {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet  ::
pigman {n} (farm worker who looks after pigs)  :: Schweinewärter {m}
pigment {n} (any color in plant or animal cells)  :: Pigment {n}
pigment {n} (a dry colorant, usually an insoluble powder)  :: Farbstoff {m}
pigment {n}  :: Farbstoff, Pigment {n}
pigmentation {n} (coloration of tissue)  :: Pigmentierung {f}
pig out {v} (eat voraciously or ravenously)  :: fressen
pigpen {n} (pigsty) SEE: pigsty  ::
pigsty {n} (enclosure where pigs are kept)  :: Saustall {m}, Koben {m}, Schweinestall {m}
pigsty {n} (dirty or very untidy place)  :: Saustall {m}
pigtail {n} (braided plait of hair)  :: Zopf {m}
Piirissaar {prop} (island)  :: Piirissaar
Pikachu {n} (Pokémon)  :: Pikachu
pike {n} (turnpike) SEE: turnpike  ::
pike {n} (weapon)  :: Pike {f}
pike {n} (any fish of the genus Esox)  :: Hecht {m}
pikeman {n} (soldier)  :: Pikenier {m}
pike-perch {n} (zander) SEE: zander  ::
pike pole {n} (tool)  :: Bootshaken
pilaf {n} (dish)  :: Pilaw {m}
pilaff {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf  ::
pilaster {n} (a column attached to the wall)  :: Pilaster {m}
Pilate {prop} (Pontius Pilate)  :: Pilatus {m}
pilau {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf  ::
pilchard {n} (a cigar-shaped fish with a short dorsal fin and forked tail)  :: Sardine {f}
pilcrow {n} (a paragraph mark)  :: Absatzzeichen {n}
pile {n} (funeral pile) SEE: pyre  ::
pile {n} (nap of a cloth) SEE: nap  ::
pile {n} (heap)  :: Haufen {m}, Stoß {m}, Stapel {m}, [South German, Swiss] Beige {f}, Halde {f}
pile {n}  :: [2] Flor {m}, [3] Pfahl {m}, [4] Spitze {f}
pile {v} (to lay or throw into a pile)  :: stapeln, aufstapeln, anhäufen, schichten, [South German, Swiss] beigen
pile {n} (stake of pointed timber, steel etc., driven into the earth)  :: Pfahl {m} (stake)
pile {n} (heraldry: one of the ordinaries)  :: Keil {m}
pile {n} (hemorrhoid) SEE: hemorrhoid  ::
pile {n} (obsolete: reverse of a coin) SEE: tails  ::
pileated gibbon {n} (Hylobates pileatus)  :: Kappengibbon {m}
pileated woodpecker {n} (large North American woodpecker)  :: Helmspecht {m}
piles {n} (plural of pile) SEE: pile  ::
piles {n} (haemorrhoids) SEE: haemorrhoids  ::
pile up {v} (to form a pile etc.)  :: stapeln
pile-up {n} (traffic accident)  :: Auffahrunfall {m}
pileus {n} (the cap of a mushroom)  :: Hut
pileus {n} (felt hat worn in ancient Rome and Greece)  :: Pileus {m}
pilfer {v} (to steal in small quantities)  :: klauen, stehlen, sti­bit­zen, mopsen [informal], abziehen [juvenile], mausen [rare]
pilferer {n} (one who pilfers)  :: Dieb {m}, Langfinger {m}, Gaudieb {m} [archaic]
pilgarlic {n} (bald-headed person) SEE: egghead  ::
pilgrim {n} (traveler, especially to religious sites)  :: Pilger {m}, Wallfahrer {m}
pilgrimage {n} (religious journey, or one to a sacred place)  :: Wallfahrt
pilgrimage {v} (to go on a pilgrimage)  :: pilgern
pill {n} (small object for swallowing)  :: Tablette {f}, Pille {f}
pill {n} (the pill - functions as a contraceptive)  :: Pille {f}
pillage {v} (loot or plunder by force)  :: plündern
pillage {n} (the act of pillaging)  :: Plünderung {f}
pillar {n} (large post, often used as supporting architecture)  :: Pfeiler {m}, Säule {f}
pillarize {v} (to divide into social pillars)  :: versäulen
Pillars of Hercules {prop} (two promontories at the Strait of Gibraltar)  :: Säulen des Herakles {p}
pillbox {n} (box for pills)  :: Pillendose {f}, Pillenschachtel {f}
pillbox {n} (gun emplacement)  :: Bunker {m}
pill bug {n} (terrestrial crustacean)  :: Rollassel {f}
pillion {n} (second saddle on a motorcycle)  :: Sozius {m}, Soziussitz {m}
pillion {n} (person riding in the pillion)  :: Sozius {m}
pillion {n}  :: Reitkissen {n} ;Sozius {m}, Sozia {f}
pilliwinks {n} (thumbscrew) SEE: thumbscrew  ::
Pillnitz {prop} (quarter)  :: Pillnitz
pillory {n} (a framework on a post used as a means of punishment and humiliation)  :: Pranger {m}, Schandpfahl {m}
pillory {v} (put someone in a pillory)  :: an den Pranger stellen
pillory {v} (subject someone to humiliation, scorn, ridicule or abuse)  :: an den Pranger stellen
pillory {v} (criticize harshly)  :: an den Pranger stellen
pillow {n} (soft cushion used to support the head in bed)  :: Kopfkissen {n}, Kissen {n}; Ruhekissen {n} [Austria], Polster {m} {n} [Austria]
pillow case {n} (sheet for covering a pillow)  :: Kopfkissenbezug {m}
pillowcase {n} (cover for pillows) SEE: pillow case  ::
pillow fight {n} (a play fight that involves hitting others with pillows)  :: Kissenschlacht {f}
pillowslip {n} (pillow case) SEE: pillow case  ::
pillow talk {n} (conversation shared by bedmates)  :: Bettgeflüster {n}
pill to swallow {n} (something to accept)  :: bittere Pille {f}
pilot {n} (controller of aircraft)  :: Pilot {m}, Flugzeugführer {m}, Flugzeugführerin {f}
pilot {n} (person who helps navigate the harbor or coast)  :: Lotse {m}
pilot {v} (to control an aircraft or watercraft)  :: führen
pilot {v} (to guide through coastal waters)  :: lotsen
pilot balloon {n} (balloon to obtain data for winds)  :: Pilotballon {m}
pilot light {n} (flame used to ignite gas)  :: Zündflamme
pilot project {n} (prototype, proof of concept)  :: Pilotprojekt {n}
pilot whale {n} (either of two species of whale)  :: Grindwal {m}
Pilsen {prop} (city in the Czech Republic)  :: Pilsen {n}, Plzeň {n}
pilsner {n} (pale, light beer)  :: Pils {n}
Piltdown Man {prop} (forged bone fragments of an early human)  :: Piltdown-Mensch {m}
pimento {n} (tropical berry)  :: Piment {m} {n}
pimp {n} (prostitution solicitor)  :: Zuhälter {m}, Lude {m}, Kuppler {m}
pimpernel {n} (Anagallis)  :: Gauchheil {m}
pimping {n} (practise of procuring prostitutes)  :: Zuhälterei {f}
pimping {n} (process of modifying a vehicle)  :: aufmotzen
pimple {n} (inflamed spot on the surface of the skin)  :: Pickel {m}, Oas {n} [Bavaria]
pimply {adj} (having pimples; pimpled)  :: picklig
pin {n} (needle without an eye, used for fastening)  :: Stecknadel {f}, Nadel {f}
pin {n} (cylinder of wood or metal used to fasten or as a bearing between two parts)  :: Stift {m}, Bolzen {m}
pin {n} (US: accessory attached with a pin)  :: Anstecker {m}
pin {n} (in chess)  :: Fesselung {f}
pin {n} (jewellery attached with a pin) SEE: brooch  ::
PIN {n} (personal identification number)  :: PIN-Code {f}, PIN-Nummer {f}, PIN {f}, persönliche Identifikationsnummer {f}, Geheimzahl {f}
pinacol {n} (chemistry)  :: Pinakol {n}
pinata {n} (candy-filled container that is hit with a stick)  :: Piñata {f}, Pinata {f}
pinball {n} (game)  :: Flipper {m}, Flipperspiel {n}
pince-nez {n} (type of eyeglasses)  :: Zwicker {m}
pincers {n} (gripping tool)  :: Zange {f}, Monierzange {f}
pincers {n} (front claws)  :: Krebsschere {f}
pinch {v} (to squeeze a small amount of skin)  :: kneifen {n}, zwicken
pinch {v} (to arrest or capture)  :: schnappen, erwischen
pinch {n} (small amount of powder)  :: Messerspitze {f}, Prise {f}
pinch off {v} (To separate (something) from something else)  :: abklemmen, abschnüren
pincushion {n} (device to receive sewing pins)  :: Nadelkissen {n}
Pindus {prop} (mountain range)  :: Pindos
pine {n} (tree of the genus Pinus)  :: Föhre {f}, Kiefer {f}
pine {n} (painful longing)  :: Sehnsucht {f}, Verlangen {n}
pine {v} (to languish, to droop)  :: siechen, sich verzehren, sich aufzehren, schwinden, dahinwelken, dahinsiechen
pine {v} (to long for sufferingly)  :: sich sehnen, schmachten, sich verzehren, verlangen, ersehnen
pine {v} (to grieve or mourn for)  :: trauern
pine {v} (to inflict pain upon; to torment; to torture; to afflict)  :: quälen, foltern, heimsuchen
pineal gland {n} (small endocrine gland)  :: Zirbeldrüse {f}
pineapple {n} (plant)  :: Ananas {f}
pineapple {n} (fruit)  :: Ananas {f}
pineapple {n} (slang: hand grenade)  :: Handgranate {f}
pineapple guava {n} (feijoa) SEE: feijoa  ::
pinecone {n} (seed-bearing cone of a pine tree)  :: Kiefernzapfen {m}
pine marten {n} (Martes martes)  :: Baummarder {m}
pine nut {n} (edible seeds of evergreen pine)  :: Pinienkern {m}
pinenut {n} (edible seeds of evergreen pine)  :: Pinienkern {m}
pinery {n} (pinewood) SEE: pinewood  ::
pinesap {n} (Monotropa hypopitys)  :: Fichtenspargel {m}
pine tree {n} (pine) SEE: pine  ::
pine weevil {n} (weevils feeding on spruce seedlings)  :: Fichtenrüsselkäfer {m}
pinewood {n} (wood of the pine)  :: Kiefernholz {n}
pinewood {n} (forest or grove of pines)  :: Kiefernwald {m}
pingo {n} (conical mound of earth with an ice core)  :: Pingo
pingo {n} (flexible pole with a load suspended from each end) SEE: carrying pole  ::
ping pong {n} (table tennis) SEE: table tennis  ::
pinhead {n} (ignorant, naïve, foolish, and stupid person)  :: Dummkopf {m}, Holzkopf {m}, Dummbatz {m}
pink {n} (flower)  :: Nelke {f}
pink {n} (pale red colour)  :: Rosa {n}
pink {adj} (colored/coloured between red and white)  :: pink, rosa
pinkie {n} (little finger) SEE: little finger  ::
pinkie {n} (little toe)  :: kleiner Zeh {m}
pink jersey {n} (shirt worn by the leader in the Giro d'Italia)  :: Maglia Rosa {f}
pink shrimp {n} (Pandalus borealis)  :: Eismeergarnele {f}
pink slime {n} (meat by-product)  :: rosa Schleim {m}
pink slip {n} (notice of termination of employment)  :: blauer Brief {m}
pinky {n} (little finger) SEE: little finger  ::
pinky {n} (baby mouse)  :: neugeborene Maus {f}
pin money {n} (wife's allowance)  :: Nadelgeld {n}
pinna {n} (visible part of the ear)  :: Ohrmuschel {f}
pinnacle {n} (highest point)  :: Gipfel {m}
pinnacle {n} (tall, sharp and craggy rock or mountain)  :: Felsnadel {f}, Felsturm {m}
pinnacle {n} (figuratively: all-time high)  :: Höhepunkt {m}
pinniped {n} (marine mammal)  :: Flossenfüßer {m}, Robbe {f} [Robben (Pinnipedia)]
PIN number {n} (PIN) SEE: PIN  ::
Pinocchio {prop} (protagonist)  :: Pinocchio {m}
Pinocchio {prop} (fairy tale)  :: Pinocchio {m}
pinpoint {n} (point of a pin)  :: Nadelspitze {f}, Pinspitze {f}
pinpoint {v} (locate precisely)  :: exakt lokalisieren
pinprick {n}  :: Nadelstich {m}
pins and needles {n} (tingling felt in limb)  :: Ameisenlaufen {n}
pinscher {n} (dog breed)  :: Pinscher {m}
Pinsk {prop} (city in Belarus)  :: Pinsk
pinstripe {n} (thin stripe on fabric)  :: Nadelstreifen {m}
pinstripe {n} (fabric with thin stripes)  :: Nadelstreifenstoff {m}, Nadelstreifengewebe {n}
pinstripe {n} (suit made of such fabric)  :: Nadelstreifenanzug {m}
pint {n} (unit of volume for liquids)  :: Pint {n}
pinta {n} (pint) SEE: pint  ::
pintail {n} (Anas acuta) SEE: northern pintail  ::
pinto {n} (horse with patchy coloration including white)  :: Scheck {m}, Schecke {m}, Schecke {f}
pinto {adj} (pied, mottled)  :: gefleckt
pin-up {n} (photograph)  :: Pin-up {n}
pin-up {n} (person)  :: Pin-up-Girl {n}
pinworm {n} (worms)  :: Madenwurm {m}
Pinyin {prop} (romanization of Mandarin Chinese)  :: Pinyin {n}
pion {n} (particle)  :: Pion {n}
piñon {n} (pine nut) SEE: pine nut  ::
pioneer {n} (one who goes before)  :: Pionier {m}, Wegbereiter {m}
pioneer {n} (soldier)  :: Pionier {m}
pioneer {n} (member of a child organization in the Soviet bloc)  :: Pionier {m}
pioneer species {n} (pioneer species)  :: Pionierart {f}
pious {adj} (of or pertaining to piety)  :: fromm
pip {n} (seed)  :: Zacken {m}
pipe {n} (musical instrument)  :: Flöte {f}
pipe {n} (organ pipe)  :: Orgelpfeife {f}
pipe {n} (hollow tube)  :: Rohr {n}
pipe {n}  :: Pfeife {f}
pipe {n} (smoking tool) SEE: tobacco pipe  ::
pipe bomb {n} (explosive device consisting of blasting powder encased in a metal pipe)  :: Rohrbombe {f}
pipe cleaner {n} (wire which is used to clean small crevices)  :: Pfeifenreiniger {m}
pipe dream {n} (near impossibility)  :: Luftschloss {n} [air castle], Schnapsidee {n} [booze idea]
pipeline {n} (conduit made of pipes)  :: Pipeline {f}, Rohrleitung {f}
piper {n} (baby pigeon) SEE: squab  ::
piper {n} (bagpiper) SEE: bagpiper  ::
pipes of Pan {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
pipette {n} (small glass tube used for transferring liquid)  :: Pipette {f}
pipette {v} (to transfer or measure the volume of a liquid using a pipet)  :: pipettieren
pipit {n} (passerine bird from the genus Anthus)  :: Pieper {m}
piquancy {n} (degree to which something is piquant)  :: Pikanterie {f}
piquant {adj} (favorably stimulating to the palate)  :: pikant
pique {n} (feeling of irritation or resentment)  :: kränken, reizen, verletzen
pique {v} (to wound the pride of)  :: pikieren
piquet {n} (a game of cards)  :: Piquet {n}, Pikett {n}
piracy {n} (robbery at sea)  :: Piraterie {f}, Seeräuberei {f}
piracy {n} (unauthorized duplication)  :: Raubkopieren {n}; Raubkopie {f}, Raubdruck {m} [pirated edition]
Piraeus {prop} (city)  :: Piräus
piranha {n} (South American fish)  :: Piranha {m}
pirate {n} (one who plunders at sea)  :: Pirat {m}, Seeräuber {m}, Korsar {m}
pirate {n} (one who breaks intellectual property laws)  :: Pirat {m}, Raubkopierer {m}
pirate {v} (make and/or sell an illegal copy)  :: raubkopieren
pirate radio {n} (radio station without the necessary license)  :: Piratensender {m}
pirate ship {n} (ship manned by pirates)  :: Piratenschiff {n}
pirouette {n} (whirling or turning on the toes)  :: Pirouette {f}
pirouette {n}  :: Pirouette {f}
pirozhki {n} (small pastries)  :: Piroschki {n}
pirozhok {n} (pirozhki) SEE: pirozhki  ::
Pisa {prop} (city in Italy)  :: Pisa {n}
piscatory ring {n} (ring worn by popes)  :: Fischerring {m}
Pisces {prop} (constellation)  :: Fische {m-p}
Pisces {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Fische {m-p}
Piscis Austrinus {prop} (constellation)  :: Südlicher Fisch {m}
piscivore {n} (fish eater)  :: Fischfresser {m}
piscivorous {adj} (fish)  :: fischfressend, piscivor
pisiform bone {n} (os pisiforme)  :: Erbsenbein
pismire {n} (ant) SEE: ant  ::
piss {n} (urine)  :: Pisse {f}
piss {n} (alcohol)  :: Fusel {m}, Plörre {f}
piss {v} ((vulgar) to urinate)  :: Wasser lassen, pinkeln, [vulgar] pissen, [vulgar] strullen
pissaladière {n} (pizza-like pie from southern France)  :: Pissaladière {f}
pissed {adj} (drunk)  :: betrunken, besoffen, blau
pissed {adj} (annoyed, angry)  :: angepisst, sauer, wütend
pissed as a newt {adj} (drunk to the point of incapacity; inebriated)  :: voll wie eine Haubitze
pissed off {adj} (annoyed, upset, angry)  :: sickig, angepisst
pisser {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
piss off {v} (to leave, to go away)  :: sich verpissen
piss off {v} (to annoy)  :: anpissen, ankotzen
piss-warm {adj} (lukewarm)  :: pisswarm
pistachio {n} (tree)  :: Pistazienbaum {m}
pistachio {n} (fruit)  :: Pistazie {f}
piste {n} ((skiing) a downhill trail)  :: Piste {f}
piste {n} ((fencing) the field of play of a fencing match)  :: Planche {f}
pistil {n} (a discrete unit in the center of a flower which receives the pollen and produces a fruit)  :: Stempel {m}
pistol {n} (handgun)  :: Pistole {f}, Faustfeuerwaffe {f}
piston {n} (solid disk or cylinder that fits inside a hollow cylinder)  :: Kolben {m}
piston {n} (valve of brass instruments)  :: Pumpventil {n}, Perinetventil {n}
piston engine {n} (engines having cylinders containing reciprocating pistons)  :: Kolbenmaschinen, Kolbenmotor {m}
pit {n} (hole in the ground)  :: Grube {f}, Loch {n}
pit {n} (service area at a motor racetrack)  :: Box {f}
pit {n} (seed or stone inside a fruit)  :: Same, Kern, Stein
pit {n} (the stone of a drupaceous fruit)  :: Kern {m}, Stein
pit {n} (mine) SEE: mine  ::
pit {n} (armpit) SEE: armpit  ::
pita {n} (bread pouch used for making sandwiches)  :: Pita {f}
pitaya {n} (dragon fruit) SEE: dragon fruit  ::
Pitcairn Islands {prop} (British territory)  :: Pitcairninseln {f-p}
pitch {n} (sticky, gummy substance secreted by trees)  :: Harz {n}, Pech {n}
pitch {n} (dark, extremely viscous material made by distilling tar)  :: Pech {n}
pitch {n} (act of pitching a baseball)  :: Wurf {m}
pitch {n} (field on which cricket, soccer, rugby or field hockey is played)  :: Sportplatz {m}
pitch {n} (effort to sell or promote something)  :: Verkaufsgespräch {n}
pitch {n} (distance between evenly spaced objects)  :: Teilung {f}, Abstand {m}
pitch {n} (angle at which an object sits)  :: Neigung {f}, Steigung {f}
pitch {n} (level or degree)  :: Grad
pitch {v} (to throw)  :: werfen
pitch {v} (baseball: to throw the ball toward home plate)  :: werfen
pitch {v} (to play baseball in the position of pitcher)  :: stampfen
pitch {v} (to throw away; discard)  :: wegwerfen
pitch {v} (to promote, advertise, or attempt to sell)  :: werben, bewerben
pitch {v} (to assemble or erect (a tent))  :: aufschlagen
pitch {v} (to fix or place a tent or temporary habitation)  :: aufschlagen
pitch {v} (to move so that the front of the craft goes alternatively up and down)  :: stampfen (of ships); neigen (of aircraft)
pitch {n} (the perceived frequency of a sound or note)  :: Tonhöhe {f}, Tonlage {f}
pitch-black {adj} (of the blackest black)  :: pechschwarz, stockdunkel, stockfinster
pitchblende {n} (a type of uraninite)  :: Pechblende {f}
pitch-dark {adj} (absolutely dark or black; as dark as pitch)  :: stockdunkel, stockfinster
pitcher {n} (the player who throws the ball to the batter)  :: Pitcher {m}, Werfer {m}
pitcher {n} (A wide-mouthed, deep vessel for holding liquids)  :: Krug {m}, Karaffe {f}, Kanne {f}
pitcher plant {n} (plant of the genus Sarracenia)  :: Schlauchpflanze {f}
pitcher plant {n} (plant of the genus Nepenthes)  :: Kannenpflanze {f}
pitcher plant {n} (plant of the genus Darlingtonia)  :: Kobralilie {f}
pitchfork {n} (farm tool with tines)  :: Heugabel {f}, Mistgabel {f}
pitch invasion {n}  :: Platzsturm {m}
pitfall {n} (potential problem, hazard, or danger)  :: Fallstrick {m}
pitfall {n} (anti-pattern) SEE: antipattern  ::
pith {n} (soft spongy substance in the center of the stems of many plants and trees)  :: Mark {n}
pith {n} (albedo) SEE: albedo  ::
pith {n} (spinal cord; marrow) SEE: spinal cord  ::
pithouse {n} (primitive building)  :: Grubenhaus {n}
pithy {adj} (Concise and meaningful)  :: kernig, knackig, markig, prägnant
pitiable {adj} (that deserves, evokes or can be given pity)  :: bedauerlich, bedauernswert, erbärmlich, kläglich, erbarmenswert
pitiful {adj} (so appalling or sad that one feels or should feel sorry for it)  :: erbärmlich, kläglich, jämmerlich
pitiless {adj} (having no pity)  :: erbarmungslos, unbarmherzig
Pitjantjatjara {prop} (the aboriginal language mainly spoken in central Australia)  :: Pitjantjatjara {n}
pit prop {n} (beam)  :: Grubenstempel {m}
pit stop {n} (stop made during an automobile race at the pit to refuel)  :: Boxenstopp {m}
pitta bread {n} (flat bread made from wheat flour) SEE: pita  ::
pittance {n} (meagre allowance of money or wages)  :: Hungerlohn {m}
pittance {n} (a small amount)  :: Almosen {p}
pitter {n} (Device)  :: Entsteiner
pitting corrosion {n} (localized corrosion)  :: Lochfraßkorrosion {f}, Lochfraß {m}
pituitary {n} (pituitary gland)  :: Hypophyse {f}
pituitary gland {n} (endocrine gland)  :: Hypophyse {f}, Hirnanhangsdrüse {f}
pit viper {n}  :: Grubenottern {f}
pity {n} (feeling of sympathy)  :: Mitleid {n}
pity {n} (something regrettable)  :: schade
pity {v} (to feel pity for someone or something)  :: bemitleiden, Mitleid haben mit
pity {interj} (what a pity) SEE: what a pity  ::
pivot {n} (that on which something turns)  :: Drehpunkt {m}, Angelpunkt {m}
pivot {n}  :: Punkt {m}, Drehpunkt {m}, Zapfen {m}, Drehzapfen {m}, Angel {m} {f}, Türangel {m} {f}
pivot {v} (to turn on an exact spot)  :: sich drehen
pivotal {adj} (being of crucial importance; central, key)  :: entscheidend, ausschlaggebend, Dreh-, Zapfen-, Angel-, Zentral-, Schlüssel-, Kardinal-
pixel {n} (one of the tiny dots that make up the representation of an image in a computer's memory)  :: Pixel {n}, Bildpunkt {m}, Bildelement {n}
pixelated {adj} (of an image, having pixels that are large enough to be individually visible from a normal viewing distance)  :: verpixelt
pixellated {adj} (pixelated) SEE: pixelated  ::
pixie {n} (playful sprite or elflike or fairy-like creature)  :: Kobold
pizza {n} (baked Italian dish)  :: Pizza {f}
pizza {n} (a single instance of that dish)  :: Pizza {f}
pizza parlor {n} (pizzeria) SEE: pizzeria  ::
pizzeria {n} (outlet that primarily sells pizza)  :: Pizzeria {f}
pizzle {n} (penis of an animal)  :: Penis {m}, Fiesel {m}, Ziemer {m}, Ochsenziemer {m}, Rute {f}, Tierpenis {m}, Bullenpenis {m}, Bullenziemer {m}, Pferdepenis {m}, Hengstpenis {m}, Hundepenis {m}
pizzle {n} (baton made from the penis of an ox, once used to beat men and animals)  :: Ochsenziemer
PKK {prop} (Kurdistan Workers Party)  :: PKK
placard {n} (a sheet of paper or cardboard)  :: Plakat {n}
placarder {n} (person who puts up placards)  :: Plakateur {m}, Plakatierer {m}, Plakatiererin {f}
placate {v} (to calm)  :: beschwichtigen, besänftigen
place {n} (location, position)  :: Platz {m}, Ort {m}, Stelle {f}, Position {f}
place {n} (open space, courtyard, market square)  :: Platz {m}
place {n} (somewhere to sit)  :: Platz {m}, Sitzplatz {m}, Sitz {m}
place {n} (informal: house or home)  :: Bude {f}
place {n}  :: Platz {m}, Stehplatz {m}, Schlafplatz {m}, Quartier {n}, for vehicles: Standplatz {m}
place {v} (to put in a specific location)  :: stellen, [or platzieren] plazieren, einordnen
placebo {n} (a dummy medicine containing no active ingredients; an inert treatment)  :: Placebo {n}, Plazebo {n}
placebo effect {n} (tendency for a substance to exhibit results due to belief of the recipient)  :: Placeboeffekt {m}
placeholder {n} (that which holds, denotes or reserves a place for something to come later)  :: Platzhalter {m}
place mat {n} (protective table mat)  :: Set {n}
placement {n} (the act of placing or putting in place)  :: Platzierung {f}
placename {n} (the name of a place)  :: Ortsname {m}, Toponym {n}
placenta {n} (anatomy: placenta)  :: Plazenta {f}, Mutterkuchen {m}
place of decimals {n} (position of digit to the right of the decimal point) SEE: decimal place  ::
place value {n} (value of a digit)  :: Stellenwert {m}
placid {adj} (calm and quiet; peaceful)  :: ruhig, friedlich, sanft
plagiarism {n} (copying of someone's ideas)  :: Plagiat {n}
plagiarism {n} (act of plagiarizing or something plagiarized)  :: Plagiat {n}
plagiarist {n} (one who plagiarizes)  :: Plagiator {m}, Plagiatorin {f}
plagiarize {v} (use, and pass off as one's own, someone else's writing/speech)  :: plagiieren, geistigen Diebstahl begehen, abkupfern, guttenbergen [neologism]
plagioclase {n} (group of feldspar minerals)  :: Plagioklas
plague {n} (specific disease "the Plague")  :: Pest {f}
plague {n} (an epidemic or pandemic caused by any pestilence)  :: Plage {f}
plague {n} (widespread affliction, calamity)  :: Plage {f}
plague {n}  :: Pest, Plage
plaice {n}  :: Scholle {f}
plaid {n} (pattern)  :: Schottenstoff {m}
plain {adj} (ordinary; lacking adornment or ornamentation)  :: schlicht
plain {adj} (unseasoned)  :: Natur-
plain {n} (an expanse of land with relatively low relief)  :: Ebene {f}
plainchant {n} (plainsong) SEE: plainsong  ::
Plain of Jars {prop} (plateau in Laos)  :: Ebene der Tonkrüge {f}
plainsong {n} (monophonic chant)  :: Cantus planus {m}
plain text {n} (unencrypted text) SEE: cleartext  ::
plaintiff {n} (party bringing a suit in civil law against a defendant)  :: Kläger {m}
plaintive {adj} (Sorrowful, mournful or melancholic)  :: traurig, wehleidig, klagend, Klage-
plain-winged antshrike {n} (bird)  :: Schiefergrauer Ameisenwürger {m}
plait {v} (to double in narrow folds) SEE: pleat  ::
plait {n} (braid)  :: Zopf {m}
plait {v} (to interweave)  :: flechten
plan {n} (technical drawing)  :: Plan {m}
plan {n} (set of intended actions)  :: Plan {m}
plan {n} (2-dimensional drawing from above)  :: Plan {m}
plan {n}  :: Grundriss {m} (1, of buildings), Schema {n} , Plan {m}
plan {v} (to design)  :: anlegen, planen
plan {v} (to create a plan for)  :: planen
plan {v} (to intend)  :: planen, vorhaben
Planalto slaty antshrike {n} (bird)  :: Planalto-Tropfenameisenwürger {m}
planarian {n} (flatworm)  :: Planarie {f}
plan B {n} (alternative solution)  :: Plan B {m}
Planck's constant {n} (constant)  :: Plancksches Wirkungsquantum {n}
Planck unit {n} (physics)  :: Planck-Einheit {f}
plane {adj} (of a surface: flat or level.)  :: eben
plane {n} (math: flat surface extending infinitely in all directions)  :: Ebene {f}
plane {n} (level of existence)  :: Ebene {f}
plane {n} (a tool)  :: Hobel {m}
plane {v} (to smooth with a plane)  :: hobeln
plane {n} (airplane)  :: Flugzeug {n}, [colloquial] Flieger {m}
plane {v} (to glide)  :: gleiten
plane {n} (deciduous tree)  :: Platane {f}
planer {n} (woodworking tool)  :: Hobel {m}, [large] Raubank {f}
planespotter {n} (person whose hobby is plane spotting)  :: Planespotter {m}
planet {n} (each of the seven major bodies which move relative to the fixed stars in the night sky)  :: Planet {m}, Wandelstern {m} [old]
planet {n} (rocky or gaseous spherical bodies orbiting the Sun)  :: Planet {m}
planet {n} (similar body in orbit around a star)  :: Planet {m}
planetarium {n} (museum which displays images of space)  :: Planetarium {n}
planetary {adj} (of or relating to planets)  :: planetar
planetary nebula {n} (nebulosity)  :: planetarischer Nebel {m}
planetary science {n} (branch of astronomy)  :: Planetologie {f}
planetary system {n} (a group of various non-stellar objects orbiting a star or star system)  :: Planetensystem {n}
planetoid {n} (any of several larger astral bodies)  :: Planetoid {m}
planetology {n} (the study of planets)  :: Planetologie {f}
planetree {n} (plane) SEE: plane  ::
planetree {n} (sycamore) SEE: sycamore  ::
Planet X {prop} (hypothetical planet)  :: Transpluto {m}, Planet X {m}
plangent {adj} (having a loud mournful sound)  :: klagend
planimeter {n} (measuring device)  :: Planimeter {n}
plank {n} (long, broad and thick piece of timber)  :: Planke {f}
plank {n} (political issue)  :: Schwerpunkt {m}
planktology {n} (study of plankton)  :: Planktologie {f}
plankton {n} (generic term for all the organisms that float in the sea)  :: Plankton {n}
planned economy {n} (economy in which government directly manages)  :: Planwirtschaft {f}
planned obsolescence {n} (policy)  :: Geplante Obsoleszenz {f}
planning {n} (action of the verb to plan)  :: Planen {n}
planning {n} (act of formulating of a course of action)  :: Planung {f}
planning {n} (act of making contingency plans)  :: Planung {f}
plant {n} (organism capable of photosynthesis)  :: Pflanze {f}
plant {n} (a small or herbaceous organism, rather than a tree)  :: Gewächs {n}
plant {n} (organism of the kingdom Plantae)  :: Pflanze {f}
plant {n} (snooker shot)  :: Kombination {f}
plant {v} (place in soil or other substrate in order that it may live and grow)  :: pflanzen
plant {v} (to place (an object, or sometimes a person), often with the implication of intending deceit)  :: platzieren
plant {n} (factory) SEE: factory  ::
plantain {n} (small plant)  :: Wegerich {m}
plantain {n} (fruit)  :: Kochbanane {f}, Gemüsebanane {f}, Mehlbanane {f}, Pisangfeige {f}
plantar fascia {n} (the thick connective tissue which supports the arch of the foot)  :: Aponeurosis plantaris
plantar fasciitis {n} (painful inflammation of the plantar fascia)  :: Fersensporn {m}, Fasciitis plantaris {f}
plantation {n} (large farm)  :: Plantage {f}
plantigrade {n} (animal that walks with the entire sole of the foot)  :: Fersengänger {m}, Sohlengänger {m}
plantless {adj} (without plants)  :: vegetationslos
plaque {n} (flat, thin piece of metal or other material)  :: Plakette {f}
plaque {n} (accumulation of bacteria on teeth)  :: Zahnbelag {m}, Plaque {f}
plash {v} (to splash)  :: platschen
plasma {n} (high energy state of matter)  :: Plasma {n}
plasma {n} (component of blood)  :: Plasma {n}
plasma accelerator {n} (particle accelerator)  :: Kielfeld-Beschleuniger {m}
plasma rifle {n} (assault rifle-styled gun that shoots plasma)  :: Plasmagewehr {n}
plasmid {n} (loop of double-stranded DNA that is separate from the chromosomes)  :: Plasmid {n}
plasmogamy {n}  :: Plasmogamie {f}
plasmonic {adj} (of or pertaining to plasmons)  :: plasmonisch
plaster {n} (healing paste)  :: Salbe {f}, Creme {f}
plaster {n} (mixture for coating)  :: Putz {m}, Stuck {m}, Gips {m}, Wandputz {m}, Putzmörtel {m}, Kalkputz {m}, Gipsputz {m}, Lehmputz {m}
plaster {n} (cast)  :: Gips {m}, Gipsverband {m}, Abguß {m}, Gipsabguß {m}, Gipsabdruck {m}
plaster {v} (to cover with plaster)  :: vergipsen, putzen, verputzen, überziehen
plaster {v} (to cover up, as with plaster)  :: überziehen, überputzen, übertünchen
plaster {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid  ::
plaster {n} (plaster of Paris) SEE: plaster of Paris  ::
plaster cast {n} (healing aid)  :: Gips {m}, Gipsverband {m}
plaster cast {n} (copy)  :: Abguß {m}, Gipsabguß {m}, Gipsabdruck {m}
plasterer {n} (a person who plasters walls)  :: Stuckateur {m}, Gipser {m}
plaster of Paris {n} (hemihydrate of calcium sulfate)  :: Stuckgips {m}, Gips {m}, Gipsmörtel {m}, Gipsputz {m}
plasterwork {n} (work in plaster)  :: Stuck {m}
plastic {n} (synthetic thermoplastic polymer)  :: Plastik {n}, Kunststoff {f}
plastic {n} (any similar synthetic material)  :: Plastik {n}
plastic {n} (colloquial: credit cards or debit cards)  :: Plastikgeld {n}
plastic {adj} (capable of being moulded; malleable, flexible, pliant)  :: plastisch
plastic {adj} (biology: capable of adapting to varying conditions)  :: plastisch
plastic {adj} (made of plastic)  :: Plastik- [in compound words]
plastic bag {n} (type of packaging)  :: Plastikbeutel {m}, Plastiktüte {f}, Plastiksack {m}, Plastiksackerl {n}
plasticine {n} (modeling clay)  :: Knete {f}, Knetmasse {f}
plasticity {n}  :: Drehfähigkeit {f}, Fließbarkeit {f}, Formbarkeit {f}, Plastizität {f}, Verformbarkeit {f}
plasticizer {n} (substance added for pliability in plastics)  :: Weichmacher {m}
plastic surgery {n} (surgery involving the transfer of tissue)  :: plastische Chirurgie {f}
plate {n} (Cockney rhyming slang: foot) SEE: foot  ::
plate {n} (flat dish)  :: Teller {m}
plate {n} (course at a meal)  :: Gang {m}
plate {n} (flat metallic object)  :: Platte {f}
plate {n} (vehicle license plate)  :: Nummernschild {n}, Kennzeichen {n}
plate {n} (printing: engraved surface used to transfer an image to paper)  :: Druckstock {m}
plate {v} (to cover the surface material of an object with a thin coat of another material)  :: überziehen
plate {n} (prize given to the winner in a contest) SEE: prize  ::
plate {n} (geology: tectonic plate) SEE: tectonic plate  ::
plateau {n} (level expanse)  :: Hochebene {f}, Plateau {n}
plateau {n} (stable level)  :: Plateau {n}
platelet {n} (particle found in the blood of mammals)  :: Thrombozyt {m}, Blutplättchen {n}
plate tectonics {n} (large-scale movement of tectonic plates)  :: Plattentektonik {f}
platform {n} (stage for speeches and performances)  :: Plattform {f}, Podest {n}
platform {n} (place or opportunity to express one's opinion)  :: Plattform {f}
platform {n} (computing: particular type of operating system or environment)  :: Plattform {f}
platform {n} (politics: political stance on a broad set of issues)  :: Programm {n}, Parteiprogramm {n}, Grundsatzprogramm {n}
platform {n} (travel: raised structure for passengers)  :: Bahnsteig {m}, Perron {m} [Austria, Switzerland, dated in Germany]
platiniferous {adj} (yielding or containing platinum)  :: platinhaltig
platinum {n} (metal)  :: Platin {n}
platitude {n} (often-quoted saying)  :: Plattitüde {f}
platitude {n} (triteness)  :: Plattitüde {f}
Plato {prop} (Greek philosopher)  :: Platon {m}
platometer {n} (planimeter) SEE: planimeter  ::
platonic {adj} (not sexual in nature)  :: platonisch
Platonic {adj} (related to Plato)  :: platonisch
platonic love {n} (intimate but non-sexual affection)  :: platonische Liebe {f}
Platonic solid {n} (Any one of five polyhedra)  :: platonischer Körper {m}
platoon {n} (unit of 30-40 soldiers)  :: Zug {m}, Kolonne {f}, Sanitätszug {m} [medical]
platter {n} (a tray for serving food)  :: Teller {m}, Servierplatte {f}, Servierteller {m}, Tablett {n}
platypus {n} (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)  :: Schnabeltier {n}
plausible {adj} (likely, acceptable)  :: plausibel, glaubhaft
plausible deniability {n} (organization of a clandestine activity)  :: glaubhafte Abstreitbarkeit {f}, glaubhafte Bestreitbarkeit {f}
Plautdietsch {prop} (variety of Low German, see also: Mennonite Low German)  :: Plautdietsch {n}
play {v} (act in a manner such that one has fun)  :: spielen
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (transitive sense), affecting a noun)  :: spielen
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (intransitive sense, not affecting a noun))  :: spielen
play {v} (act in a performance)  :: spielen
play {v} (participate in (a sport or game))  :: spielen
play {v} (use a device to hear (a recording))  :: abspielen, spielen
play {n} (playful activity)  :: Spiel {n}
play {n} (theatrical performance)  :: Schauspiel {n}
play {n} (area of free movement for a part of a mechanism)  :: Spiel {n}
playacting {n} (pretence)  :: Schauspielerei {f}
playacting {n} (overdramatic behaviour)  :: Schauspielerei {f}
playback {n} (replaying of recorded sound or moving images)  :: Playback {n}, Wiedergabe {f}
playboy {n} (man who devotes himself to pleasure)  :: Playboy {m}
Playboy {prop} (the adult magazine)  :: Playboy {m}
play dead {v} (to act as though defeated)  :: sich tot stellen
playdough {n} (childrens' modeling clay)  :: Knete, Knetmasse
play down {v} (play down) SEE: downplay  ::
player {n} (one who plays any game or sport)  :: Spieler {m}
player {n}  :: Spieler {m}
play for time {v} (to delay until one is prepared)  :: Zeit schinden
playful {adj} (liking or prone to play)  :: verspielt
playful {adj}  :: verspielt
play gooseberry {v} (to serve as a chaperon)  :: den Anstandswauwau spielen
playground {n} (large open space to play on, usually for children)  :: Spielwiese {f}, Spielplatz {m}
playground {n} (open-air space on a school campus where the children can play)  :: Schulhof {m}
playground {n} (small area for children)  :: Spielplatz {m}
playground {n} (space to do what one pleases)  :: Spielwiese {f}
play hookey {v} (To be absent without permission)  :: schwänzen, blaumachen
play hooky {v} (to stay away from school, work, etc. without suitable permission or excuse)  :: schwänzen, blaumachen
play house {n} (toy house for children to play in) SEE: Wendy house  ::
play house {n} (toy house for dolls) SEE: doll's house  ::
playhouse {n} (venue for performing plays) SEE: theater  ::
playing card {n} (one of usually 52 rectangular pieces of card)  :: Spielkarte {f}, Karte {f}
play into someone's hands {v} ( to act to someone's advantage)  :: jemandem in die Hände spielen
play it safe {v} (take a cautious, risk-free approach)  :: auf Nummer sicher gehen
playlist {n} (record)  :: Wiedergabeliste {f}, Playlist {f}
playlist {n} (computing)  :: Playlist {n}
playmate {n} (companion to play with)  :: Spielgefährte {m}, Spielkamerad {m}
playmate {n} (woman who has appeared in Playboy magazine)  :: Playmate {n}
play money {n} (obviously fake currency)  :: Spielgeld {n}
playpen {n} (enclosure for children to play in)  :: Laufgitter {n}
play possum {v} (to pretend to be dead)  :: sich tot stellen
PlayStation {n} (series of video game consoles)  :: PlayStation {f}
play the fool {v} (behave in a foolish manner)  :: den Narren spielen
plaything {n} (something intended for playing with)  :: Spielball {m}
play truant {v} (be absent from school without permission)  :: die Schule schwänzen
play with fire {v} (put oneself in a precarious situation)  :: mit dem Feuer spielen
playwright {n} (writer of plays for the theatre)  :: Bühnenautor {m}, Bühnenautorin {f}, Dramatiker {m}, Dramatikerin {f}, Schauspieldichter, Stü­cke­schrei­ber,
playwriter {n} (playwright) SEE: playwright  ::
plaza {n} (a towns' public square)  :: Platz {m}
PLC {n} (Abbreviation for a programmable logic controller)  :: SPS {f}
plea {n} (appeal, petition, entreaty)  :: Ersuchen {n}, Flehen {n}, Bitte {f}, Appell {m}
plea {n} (excuse)  :: Entschuldigung {f}, Verteidigung {f}
plea {n} (that which is presented in defense or justification)  :: Plädoyer {n}
plea {n} (law: defendant's answer to plaintiff’s declaration)  :: Plädoyer {n}
plea {n}  :: Plädoyer {n}
plead {v} (to present an argument)  :: plädieren
plead {v} (to beg)  :: (dringend) bitten, anflehen, beschwören
pleasant {adj} (giving pleasure; pleasing in manner)  :: angenehm
please {v} (to make happy or satisfy)  :: gefallen, rechtmachen
please {adv} (interjection to make a polite request)  :: bitte
please {adv} (affirmative to an offer)  :: bitte, gerne
please {adv} (expression of annoyance or impatience)  :: bitte
pleased {adj} (happy, content)  :: froh, zufrieden
pleased to meet you {phrase} (polite formula used when being introduced to somebody)  :: es freut mich, Sie kennenzulernen, angenehm,
please pass the salt {phrase} (please pass the salt)  :: reich doch bitte das Salz
please repeat after me {phrase} (phrase)  :: sprechen Sie mir bitte nach
please say that again {phrase} (please say that again)  :: bitte sagen Sie es noch einmal, [informal, singular] bitte sage es noch einmal
please sit down {phrase} (please sit down)  :: [formal] setzen Sie sich, [plural informal] setzt euch, [informal] setz dich
please speak more slowly {phrase} (please speak more slowly)  :: sprechen Sie bitte langsamer
please turn left {phrase} (please turn left)  :: bitte biegen Sie links ab
please turn right {phrase} (please turn right)  :: bitte biegen Sie rechts ab
pleasing {adj} (giving pleasure)  :: angenehm
pleasure {n} (a state of being pleased)  :: Vergnügen {n}
pleasure {n} (person or thing that causes enjoyment)  :: Freude {f}, Spaß {m}
pleasure {n}  :: Vergnügen bereiten (being pleased)
pleat {n} (fold in a fabric of a garment)  :: Falte {f}
pleat {v} (To form pleats in a piece of fabric or garment)  :: plissieren
pleat {n} (plait) SEE: plait  ::
pleb {n} (common person)  :: Prolet {m}
plebeian {adj} (of or pertaining to the common people)  :: plebejisch
plebeian {n} (one of the common people in ancient Rome)  :: Plebejer {m}
plebiscite {n} (A referendum, especially one that concerns changes in sovereignty)  :: Plebiszit {n}, Volksabstimmung {f}
plebs {n} (The common people)  :: Plebs {f}
plectrum {n} (music: small piece for plucking strings)  :: Plektron {n}, Plektrum {n}
pledge {v} (to make a solemn promise)  :: zusichern, versprechen
pledge {v} (to deposit something as a security; to pawn)  :: verpfänden
pledge {n} (solemn promise)  :: Pfand {n}
Pleiades {prop} (Greek mythology)  :: Plejaden
Pleiades {prop} (astronomy)  :: Plejaden {f-p}, Siebengestirn {n}
pleiochasium {n} (inflorescence with several buds)  :: Trugdolde {f} Scheindolde {f}, Pleiochasium {n}
plenary {adj} (fully attended)  :: Plenar-
plenary session {n} (plenary session)  :: Plenarsitzung {f}, Plenartagung {f}
plenipotentiary {n} (person invested with supreme authority)  :: Bevollmächtigter {m}
plenipotentiary {adj} (invested with full power)  :: bevollmächtigt
plentiful {adj} (existing in large number)  :: massenhaft, reichlich
plenty {n} (a more than adequate amount)  :: Fülle {f}, Überfluss {m}
plenty {adj} (plentiful) SEE: plentiful  ::
pleonasm {n} (redundancy in wording)  :: Pleonasmus {m}
pleroma {n} (the region of light above the world)  :: Pleroma {n}
plethora {n} (excess, abundance)  :: Fülle {f}, Übermaß {n}
pleural cavity {n} (body cavity)  :: Pleurahöhle, Pleuraspalt
pleurisy {n} (inflammation of lung pleura)  :: Brustfellentzündung {f}
plexiglass {n} (common language term for polymethyl methacrylate)  :: Acrylglas {n}, Plexiglas {n}
pliable {adj} (easily bent or formed)  :: biegsam
Pliensbachian {prop} (a subdivision of the Jurassic period)  :: Pliensbachium
pliers {n} (gripping tool which multiplies the strength of the user's hand)  :: Zange {f}; Kneifzange {f}
plight {n} (unfortunate situation)  :: Misere {f}, Notlage {f}, Bedrängnis {n}
Plimsoll line {n} (International Load Line)  :: Plimsoll-Marke {f}
Plimsoll mark {n} (mark on the hull of a ship) SEE: Plimsoll line  ::
plinth {n} (base for column, pedestal or statue)  :: Sockel {m}
Pliny {prop} (Roman praenomen)  :: Plinius
PLL {initialism} (phase-locked loop)  :: Phasenregelkreis, phasengekoppelter Regelkreis.
PLMN {n} (public switched telephone network)  :: PLMN {n}
plosive {n} (consonant)  :: Plosiv {m}
plot {n} (course of a story)  :: Handlung {f}
plot {n} (secret plan to achieve an end)  :: Komplott {n}
plot {v} (transitive: to conceive)  :: planen, ausarbeiten, entwerfen
plot {v} (to trace out a graph or diagram)  :: plotten
plotter {n} (device)  :: Plotter {m}
plot twist {n} (change in the direction or expected outcome of the plot)  :: Plottorsion
plough {n} (device pulled through the ground)  :: Pflug {m}
plough {v} (to use a plough on to prepare for planting)  :: pflügen
plough {v} (to use a plough)  :: pflügen
plough {v} (vulgar: to have sex with)  :: ficken
Plough {prop} (Big Dipper) SEE: Big Dipper  ::
plov {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf  ::
Plovdiv {prop} (city)  :: Plowdiw {n}
plover {n} (wading bird of the family Charadriidae)  :: Regenpfeifer {m}
plow {n} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
plow {v} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
plower {n} (one who plows)  :: Pflüger {m}, Pflügerin {f}
plowman {n} (male plower)  :: Pflüger {m}, Egger {m}
plowshare {n} (cutting edge of a plow)  :: Schar {f}, Pflugeisen {n}, Pflugschar {f}
plowwoman {n} (female plower)  :: Pflügerin {f}
ploy {n} (strategy, tactic)  :: Trick {m}, List {f}, Masche {f}
pluck {v} (to pull something sharply; to pull something out)  :: pflücken, abrupfen
pluck {v} (music: to gently play a single string)  :: zupfen, schlagen
pluck {v} (to remove feathers from a bird)  :: rupfen, ausrupfen
plucky {adj} (having or showing pluck)  :: beherzt, tapfer
plug {n} (electric connecting device)  :: Stecker {m}
plug {n} (hole filler)  :: Stöpsel {m}, Stopfen {m}, Pfropfen {m}, Pfropf {m}, Spund {m}
plug {n} (hold for nails)  :: Dübelholz {n}, Dübel {m}, Holzdübel {m}
plug {v} (to blatantly mention)  :: Schleichwerbung machen
plug in {v} (connect an electrical device)  :: einstecken
plug-in {n} (computer program addon)  :: Plug-in {n}, Plugin {n}
plum {n} (the fruit)  :: Pflaume {f}, Zwetschge {f}
plum {n} (the tree)  :: Pflaumenbaum {m}
plum {n} (a desirable thing)  :: Leckerbissen {m}
plum {n} (raisin) SEE: raisin  ::
plumage {n} (feathers)  :: Gefieder {n}, Vogelgefieder {n}, Federkleid {n}, Federschmuck {m}
plumber {n} (one who works in lead)  :: Bleiarbeiter, Bleiarbeiterin {f}
plumber {n} (one who fits, etc, pipes for water, gas or drainage)  :: Klempner {m}, Klempnerin {f}
plumber's helper {n} (plunger) SEE: plunger  ::
plumber's snake {n} (flexible rotating tool used to unclog a pipe)  :: Rohrreinigungsspirale
plumbery {n} (business of a plumber) SEE: plumbing  ::
plumbiferous {adj} (producing or containing lead)  :: bleihaltig
plumbing {n} (pipes, etc, of a water/gas/sewage system in a building)  :: Verrohrung {f}, Rohrleitung {f}
plumbing {n} (trade or occupation of a plumber)  :: Klempnerei {f}, Klempnerarbeit {f}
plumbing {n} (informal: system of vessels or ducts in the human body, especially the genitourinary system)  :: Gedärm {n}, Unterleib {m}
plumbing {n}  :: Klempnerarbeit {f}
plumbism {n} (lead poisoning)  :: Bleivergiftung {f}
plumb line {n} (cord with a weight attached)  :: Lot {n}, Senkblei {n}
plum blossom {n} (the blossom of the Prunus mume)  :: Pflaumenblüte {f}
plume {n} (feather)  :: Feder {f}
plume {n} (cluster of feathers)  :: Federschmuck {m}, Federbusch {m}, Hutfeder {f}
plume {n} (token of honour or prowess; that on which one prides oneself; a prize or reward)  :: Auszeichnung {f}
plume {n} (area over which (or space into which) a dispersed substance has spread or fanned out; a cloud)  :: Rauchwolke {f}, Rauchfahne {f}, Schadstofffahne {f}, Abluftfahne {f}, Abwasserfahne {f}, -fahne {f}, Staubwolke {f}, -wolke {f}
plume {n} (geology: upwelling of molten material)  :: Plume {m}, Diapir {m}, Manteldiapir {m}, Diapir {m}, Manteldiapir {m}
plummet {n} (lead on a line, plumb bob, plummet line)  :: Lot {n}, Blei {n}, Senker {m}, Senklot {n}, Senkblei {n}
plummet {n} (any weight)  :: Gewicht {n}, Bleigewicht {n}
plummet {n} (violent or dramatic fall)  :: Sturz {m}, Absturz {m}, Sturzflug {m}
plummet {n} (decline, fall, drop)  :: Abfall {m}, Absturz {m}, Rickgang {m}, Abnahme {f}, Verfall {m}, Niedergang {m}, Sinken {n}, Absinken {n}, Abstieg {m}
plummet {v} (to drop swiftly, in a direct manner; to fall quickly)  :: stürzen, abstürzen, absinken, abfallen, fallen, heruntersinken, herunterstürzen, sacken, absacken, nachgeben
plump {adj} (Having a full and rounded shape, chubby)  :: mollig, pummelig
plum tree {n} (tree that bears plums) SEE: plum  ::
plunder {v} (to take all the goods of, by force (as in war) (transitive))  :: ausplündern, plündern
plunder {v} (to take by force or wrongfully)  :: plündern
plunder {v} (to commit robbery or looting (intransitive))  :: plündern
plunder {v} (to use or use up wrongfully)  :: ausbeuten, ausplündern
plunder {n} (instance of plundering)  :: Plünderung {f}
plunder {n} (loot attained by plundering)  :: Beute {f}, Raubgut {n}
plunge {n} (The act of thrusting into or submerging; a dive, leap, rush, or pitch into, or as into, water; as, to take the water with a plunge)  :: Eintauchen {n}
plunge {v} (to thrust into water, or into any substance that is penetrable; to immerse)  :: eintauchen
plunge {v} ((figuratively, transitive) to cast or throw into some thing, state, condition or action)  :: stoßen, stürzen
plunge {v} ((intransitive) to dive, leap or rush (into water or some liquid); to submerge oneself)  :: stürzen
plunge {v} ((figuratively, intransitive) to fall or rush headlong into some thing, action, state or condition)  :: stürzen
plunge {v} ((intransitive) to pitch or throw oneself headlong or violently forward, as a horse does)  :: vorwärtsstürzen
plunge pool {n} (natural pool, resulting from erosion)  :: Gumpe {f}
plunger {n} (device for removing blockages by suction)  :: Saugglocke {f}
pluperfect {n} (pluperfect tense) SEE: pluperfect tense  ::
pluperfect tense {n} (tense)  :: Plusquamperfekt {n}
plural {adj} (more than one)  :: Plural-, pluralisch, plural, mehrfach, Mehrzahl-
plural {n} (the plural number)  :: Mehrheit {f}, Mehrzahl {f}, Plural {m}, Pluralis {m}
plural {n} (word in plural form)  :: Plural {m}, Pluralform {f}
plurale tantum {n} (a noun without a singular form)  :: Pluraletantum {n}, Pluralwort {n}
pluralism {n} (social system with multiple cultural identities)  :: Pluralismus {m}
pluralistic {adj} (characteristic of pluralism)  :: pluralistisch
pluridimensional {adj} (multidimensional) SEE: multidimensional  ::
plus {n} (plus sign) SEE: plus sign  ::
plus {conj} (arithmetic: sum)  :: plus
plus {adj} (being positive rather than negative or zero)  :: positiv
plus {adj}  :: Plus
plush {n} (textile fabric)  :: Plüsch {m}
plush {n} (toy) SEE: plush toy  ::
plush toy {n} (child's soft toy with a plush covering)  :: Plüschtier {n}
plus sign {n} (mathematical symbol)  :: Additionszeichen {n}, Pluszeichen {n}
Plutarch {prop} (Greek historian)  :: Plutarch
Pluto {prop} (god)  :: Pluto {m}
Pluto {prop} (Kuiper belt object - a dwarf planet)  :: Pluto {m}
plutocracy {n} (government by the wealthy)  :: Plutokratie {f}
plutocrat {n} (someone who rules by virtue of his or her wealth)  :: Plutokrat {m}, Plutokratin {f}
plutoid {n} (trans-Neptunian dwarf planet)  :: Plutoid {m}
pluton {n} (geology)  :: Pluton {m}
plutonic {adj} (of rock that cooled and hardened below the surface of the Earth)  :: plutonisch
plutonium {n} (chemical element)  :: Plutonium {n}
pluviometer {n} (instrument)  :: Regenmesser {m}, Pluviometer {n}
Pluviôse {prop} (the fifth month of the French Republican Calendar)  :: Pluviôse {m}, Pluviose {m}, Regenmonat {m}
ply {v} (to bend; to fold)  :: biegen, falten
plywood {n} (construction material)  :: Sperrholz {n}
p.m. {abbr} (after noon)  :: nachmittags, am Nachmittag
pneumatic {adj} (powered by, or filled with compressed air)  :: pneumatisch
pneumatic {adj} (spiritual: of or relating to the pneuma)  :: pneumatisch
pneumatic drill {n} (pneumatic drill) SEE: jackhammer  ::
pneumatics {n} (branch of mechanics)  :: Pneumatik {f}
pneumatics {n} (scientific study or knowledge)  :: Pneumatik {f}, Pneumatologie {f}
pneumatological {adj} (pertaining to pneumatology)  :: pneumatologisch
pneumoconiosis {n} (disease of the lungs)  :: Pneumokoniose
pneumology {n} (the study of the respiratory system and organs)  :: Pneumologie {f}
pneumonia {n} (inflammation of the lungs)  :: Lungenentzündung {f}; Pneumonie {f} [scientific]
pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis {n} (disease of the lungs)  :: Quarzstaublunge {f}, Quarzstaublungenkrankheit {f}, Silikose {f}
pneumothorax {n} (presence of air inside the pleural cavity)  :: Pneumothorax {m}
poach {v} (to cook in simmering liquid)  :: pochieren
poach {v} (to take game or fish illegally)  :: wildern
poach {v} (to cause an employee or customer to switch)  :: abwerben
poached egg {n} (type of cooked egg)  :: pochiertes Ei {n}, verlorenes Ei {n}
poacher {n} (a person who trespasses in order to take game illegally)  :: Wilderer {m}, Wilddieb {m}, Freischütz {m}
poaching {n} (trespassing in search of game)  :: Wilderei {f}, Wildern {n}, Wilddieberei {f}, Wilddiebstahl {m}, Jagdfrevel {m}, Wildfrevel {m}, Jagdvergehen {n}
pocket {n} (bag stitched to an item of clothing)  :: Tasche {f}
pocketbook {n} (small book)  :: Taschenbuch
pocket flask {n} (pocket-size container for alcoholic beverages) SEE: hip flask  ::
pocket gopher {n} (rodent of the family Geomyidae)  :: Taschenratte {f}
pocketknife {n} (small knife whose blades or tools can fold in its handle)  :: Taschenmesser {n}, Klappmesser {n}
pocketless {adj} (without pockets)  :: taschenlos
pocket money {n} (money given to a child)  :: Taschengeld {n}
pocket watch {n} (watch)  :: Taschenuhr {f}
pockmark {n} (mark or scar)  :: Pockennarbe {f}
pockmarked {adj} (having pockmarks)  :: pockennarbig
pod {n} (seed case)  :: Schote {f}, Hülse {f}
pod {n} (group of whales)  :: Schule {f}, Herde {f}
pod {v} (To remove peas from their case)  :: enthülsen, auslösen, pu­len
podcast {n} (podcast)  :: Podcast {m}, Audio-Internetsendung {f}
Podgorica {prop} (capital city of Montenegro)  :: Podgorica {n}
pod hotel {n} (capsule hotel) SEE: capsule hotel  ::
podiatrist {n} (specialist in foot care)  :: Fußspezialist {m}, Fußspezialistin {f}, Podologe {m}, Podologin {f}, Fußpfleger {m}, Fußpflegerin {f}
podiatry {n} (podiatry, care of the feet)  :: Podologie {f}, Podiatrie {f}, Fußorthopädie {f}, Fußpflege {f}
podium {n} (platform)  :: Podium {n}
Podolia {prop}  :: Podolien {n}
poem {n} (literary piece written in verse)  :: Gedicht {n}
poem {n} (piece of writing in the tradition of poetry)  :: Dichtung {f}
poem {n} (piece of poetic writing)  :: Gedicht {n}
poet {n} (person who writes poems)  :: Dichter {m}, Dichterin {f}; [formal] Poet {m}, Poetin {f}
poetaster {n} (unskilled poet)  :: Poetaster {m}
poetess {n} (female poet)  :: Dichterin {f}, Poetin {f}
poetic {adj} (relating to poetry)  :: dichterisch, poetisch
poetic {adj} (characteristic of poets)  :: dichterisch, poetisch
poetics {n} (the theory of poetry)  :: Poetik {f}, Dichtkunstlehre {f}
poetry {n} (class of literature)  :: Poesie {f}, Dichtkunst {f}
poetry {n}  :: Poesie, Dichtung, Dichtkunst
pogonic {adj} (of or relating to a beard)  :: bärtig
pogo stick {n} (toy used for hopping)  :: Springstock {m}
pogrom {n} (riot with the intent to massacre or terrorize a certain group, usually Jews)  :: Pogrom {m} {n}
Pohorje {prop} (mountain range in northern Slovenia)  :: Bachergebirge {n}
poignancy {n} (the quality of being poignant)  :: Schärfe {f}, Schmerzlichkeit {f}
poignant {adj} (sharp-pointed; keen)  :: spitz, zugespitzt
poignant {adj} (incisive; penetrating)  :: schneidend, eindringend, spitz, durchdringend
poignant {adj} (neat; eloquent; applicable; relevant)  :: treffend, zutreffend, relevant
poignant {adj} (evoking strong mental sensation)  :: ergreifend, packend, eindringlich, anrührend, rührend, erschütternd, bitter, quälend
poignant {adj} (piquant; pungent)  :: stechend, streng, pikant, scharf, beißend, aufdringlich
poignant {adj} (piercing)  :: durchdringend
poignant {adj} (inducing sharp physical pain)  :: schmerzlich, schmerzhaft
poikilohydric {adj} (ecology: plants that cannot prevent desiccation)  :: poikilohydrisch
poikilotherm {adj} (Ecology: animals with unconstant body temperature)  :: poikilotherm
poikilothermy {n} (the quality of having a variable body temperature depending on the environment)  :: Poikilothermie {f}, Kaltblütigkeit {f}
poinsettia {n} (plant)  :: Weihnachtsstern {m}
point {n} (particular moment in an event or occurrence)  :: Punkt {m}, Zeitpunkt {m}
point {n} (opinion which adds to the discussion)  :: Punkt {m}, Standpunkt {m}
point {n} (location or place)  :: Punkt {m}
point {n} (geometry: zero-dimensional object)  :: Punkt {m}
point {n} (purpose or objective)  :: Punkt {m}
point {n} (full stop)  :: Punkt {m}
point {n} (unit of scoring in a game or competition)  :: Punkt {m}
point {n} (arithmetic: decimal point (note: many languages use a comma (',') rather than a dot as a decimal point, and hence the translations into these languages reflect this.))  :: Komma {m}
point {n} (sharp tip)  :: Spitze {f}
point {n} (peninsula)  :: Halbinsel {f}, [obsolete] Peninsula {f}, Landzunge {f}
point {v} (to extend finger)  :: zeigen
point {n} (wall socket) SEE: wall socket  ::
pointedness {n} (pointedness)  :: Spitzigkeit {f}
pointer {n} (advice) SEE: advice  ::
pointer {n} (anything that points or is used for pointing)  :: Zeigestock {m}, Zeigestab {m}
pointer {n} (teacher's pointer)  :: Zeigestock {m}, Zeigestab {m}
pointer {n} (of a timepiece or measuring device)  :: Zeiger {m}
pointer {n} (computer programming: variable that stores the address of another variable)  :: Zeiger {m}
pointer {n} (computing: icon indicating mouse position) SEE: cursor  ::
point guard {n} (ballhandling guard in basketball)  :: Point Guard {m}
pointing stick {n} (computing device)  :: Trackpoint {m}
pointing-trowel {n} (tool)  :: Fugenkelle {f}, Fugeisen {n}
point in time {n} (moment)  :: Zeitpunkt {m}
pointless {adj} (having no point or sharp tip)  :: stumpf
pointless {adj} (having no prominent or important feature)  :: gegenstandslos, irrelevant
pointless {adj} (having no purpose)  :: sinnlos, witzlos, zwecklos, unnütz
point of inflection {n} (point on a curve)  :: Wendepunkt {m}
point of order {n} (motion)  :: Antrag zur Geschäftsordnung {m}, Geschäftsordnungsantrag {m}
point of view {n} (A position from which something is seen; outlook; standpoint)  :: Blickpunkt {m}, Perspektive {f}, Ansicht {f}, Sicht {f}, Blickwinkel {m}
point of view {n} (An attitude, opinion, or set of beliefs)  :: Standpunkt {m}, Ansicht {f}, Sicht {f}
point of view {n} (The perspective from which a narrative is related)  :: Perspektive {f}, Sicht {f}, Blickwinkel {m}
point out {v} (tell, remind, indicate to someone)  :: andeuten
points {n} (moveable rails used to switch a train from one track to another)  :: Weiche {f}
point source {n}  :: Punktquelle {f}
poise {n} (state of balance, equilibrium or stability)  :: Gleichgewicht {n}, Fassung {f}
poise {n} (composure; freedom from embarrassment or affectation)  :: Gelassenheit {f}, Fassung {f}
poise {n} (mien; bearing or deportment of the head or body)  :: Haltung {f}, Ausdruck {m}
poise {n} (a cgs unit of dynamic viscosity)  :: Poise {n}
poised {adj} (Possessing poise, having self-confidence)  :: im Gleichgewicht, selbstsicher
poised {adj} (Ready, prepared)  :: bereit
poison {n} (substance harmful to a living organism)  :: Gift {n}, Giftstoff {m}
poison {v} (to use poison to kill or paralyse)  :: vergiften
poison gas {n} (gas used as a weapon)  :: Giftgas {n}
poison hemlock {n} (poisonous plant) SEE: hemlock  ::
poisoning {n} (administration of a poison)  :: Vergiftung {f}
poisoning {n} (state of being poisoned)  :: Vergiftung {f}
poison ivy {n} (one of several ivy-like urushiol-producing plants)  :: Kletternder Giftsumach {m}
poisonous {adj} (containing sufficient poison to be dangerous)  :: giftig, toxisch
Poisson process {n} (stochastic process)  :: Poisson-Prozess {m}
poke {v} (to jab with an object such as a finger or a stick)  :: stochern, anstupsen, anstupsen
poke {v} (to poke a fire to remove ash or promote burning)  :: schüren
poke {n} (sack or bag)  :: Sack {m}
poke {n} (pokeweed) SEE: pokeweed  ::
poke {v} (rummage) SEE: rummage  ::
poke {n} (ice cream cone) SEE: ice cream cone  ::
poker {n} (metal rod for poking)  :: Schüreisen {n}, Schürhaken {m}
poker {n} (card game)  :: Poker {n}
pokeweed {n} (Phytolacca americana)  :: Kermesbeere {f}
pokey {adj} (cramped)  :: eng
pokey {n} (prison)  :: Gefängnis {n}, Knast {m}
Polabian {prop} (West Slavic language)  :: Polabisch {n}
Polack {n} (derogatory: Polish person)  :: Polacke {m}
Polack {n} (archaic: Polish person)  :: Polack {m}, Polacke {m}
Poland {prop} (European country)  :: Polen {n}
polao {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf  ::
polar {adj} (relating to a geographic pole)  :: polar
polar {adj} (of an orbit passing near a geographic pole)  :: polar
polar {adj} (having a dipole)  :: polar
polar {adj} (of a certain coordinate system)  :: polar
polar bear {n} (Ursus maritimus)  :: Eisbär {m}, Polarbär {m}
polar cap {n} (high-latitude region covered by ice)  :: Polare Eiskappen, Polkappen
polar circle {n} (either of the two parallels of the Earth)  :: Polarkreis {m}
polar fox {n} (arctic fox) SEE: arctic fox  ::
Polaris {prop} (star)  :: Polarstern
polarity {n} (separation, alignment)  :: Polarität {f}
polarity {n} (one of two extremes)  :: Polarität {f}
polarity {n} (chemistry: dipole-dipole intermolecular force)  :: Polarität {f}
polarization {n} (production or condition of polarity)  :: Polarisierung {f}
polarization {n} (production of polarized light)  :: Polarisierung {f}
polarization {n} (separation of positive and negative charges)  :: Polarisierung {f}
polarization {n} (grouping of opinions into two extremes)  :: Polarisierung {f}
polarize {v} (to cause to have a polarization)  :: polarisieren
polarize {v} (to cause a group to be divided into extremes)  :: polarisieren
polar night {n} (period of darkness)  :: Polarnacht {f}
pole {n} (long and slender object)  :: Stab {m}, Stange {f}
pole {n} (extreme of an axis)  :: Pol {m}
pole {n} (magnetic point)  :: Pol {m}
Pole {n} (person from Poland)  :: Pole {m}, Polin {f}
polearm {n} (close-combat weapon)  :: Stangenwaffe {f}
polecat {n} (Mustela putorius)  :: Iltis {m}
polecat {n} (skunk) SEE: skunk  ::
pole dance {n} (dancing centred around a pole)  :: Poledance {m}, Stangentanz {m}
polemic {n} (argument or controversy)  :: Polemik {f}
polemic {adj} (having the characteristics of a polemic)  :: polemisch
polemical {adj} (of, or relating to argument or controversy; polemic or contentious)  :: polemisch
polemical {adj} (disputatious)  :: polemisch
polemicist {n} (person who writes polemics)  :: Polemiker {m}
polemicist {n} (person who puts forward controversial views)  :: Polemiker {m}
pole position {n} (top qualifying position)  :: Poleposition {f}
pole star {n} (the star)  :: Polarstern {m}
pole star {n}  :: Polarstern {m}
Pole Star {prop} (star)  :: Polarstern {m}
pole vault {n} (jumping event where an athlete vaults over a high bar with the aid of a pole)  :: Stabhochsprung {m}
pole vaulter {n} (athlete who competes in the pole vault)  :: Stabhochspringer {m}, Stabhochspringerin {f}
police {n} (an organisation that enforces the law)  :: Polizei {f}
police box {n} (police box)  :: Polizei-Zelle {f}, Polizeiwache {f}, Polizei-Box {m}
police car {n} (automobile used by a police officer)  :: Streifenwagen
police dog {n} (trained dog for police work)  :: Diensthund, Polizeihund {m}
policeman {n} (a member of a police force)  :: Polizist {m}, Polizeibeamter {m}, Polizeimann {m} [Switzerland]
police officer {n} (an officer in a law enforcement agency)  :: Polizist {m}, Polizistin {f}, Polizeibeamter {m}, Polizeibeamtin {f}
police state {n} (nation whose government controls people by police)  :: Polizeistaat {m}
police station {n} (building of police force)  :: Polizeiwache {f}, Polizeidienststelle {f}, Polizeirevier {n}, Polizeistation {f}
policewoman {n} (a female police officer)  :: Polizistin {f}, Polizeibeamtin {f}, Polizeifrau {f} [Switzerland]
policy {n} (principle of conduct)  :: Politik {f}, Handlungsgrundsatz {m}, Vorgehensweise {f}, Verfahrensweise {f}
policy {n} (prudent conduct)  :: Geschicklichkeit {f}, Umsicht {f}, Vorsicht {f}
policy {n} (law: insurance document)  :: Versicherungspolice {f}, Police {f}
policy {n}  :: Politik {f}
policy {n} (law: insurance) SEE: insurance  ::
policymaker {n} (one involved in the formulation of policies)  :: Entscheidungsträger, politischer Entscheidungsträger
poliomyelitis {n} (infection by the poliovirus)  :: Kinderlähmung {f}, Poliomyelitis {f}
polis {n} (a city or city-state)  :: Polis {f}
polish {n} (substance used to polish)  :: Politur {f}
polish {n} (cleanliness; smoothness; shininess)  :: Glanz {m}
polish {n} (cleanliness in performance or presentation)  :: Schliff {m}
polish {v} (make a surface smooth or shiny)  :: polieren
polish {v} (to refine; improve imperfections from)  :: perfektionieren
polish {v} (to apply shoe polish)  :: wichsen
Polish {adj} (of Poland or its language)  :: polnisch
Polish {prop} (the language of Poland)  :: Polnisch {n}
polishability {n} (quality or degree of being polishable)  :: Polierbarkeit {f}
polishable {adj} (that can be polished)  :: polierbar
polished {adj} (made smooth or shiny by polishing)  :: poliert
Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth {prop} (confederation of Poland and Lithuania)  :: Polen-Litauen {n}
Polish notation {n} (notation for arithmetic formulae)  :: Polnische Notation {f}
Polish plait {n} (medical condition)  :: Weichselzopfe {m}
politburo {n} (the governing Communist council)  :: Politbüro {n}
polite {adj} (well-mannered)  :: höflich
politeness {n} (act of being polite)  :: Höflichkeit {f}
political {adj} (concerning or relating to politics)  :: politisch
political {adj}  :: politisch
political asylum {n} (protection, by a sovereign state)  :: politisches Asyl {n}, Asyl {n}
political correctness {n} (being politically correct)  :: politische Korrektheit {f}, Political Correctness {f}, PC {f}
political economy {n} (interdisciplinary study)  :: Politische Ökonomie {f}
politically correct {adj} (avoiding offense, selectively)  :: politisch korrekt
political party {n} (political organization)  :: Partei {f}, politische Partei {f}
political prisoner {n} (person)  :: politischer Gefangener {m}
political science {n} (study of politics)  :: Politikwissenschaft {f}, Politologie {f}
political scientist {n} (political science expert)  :: Politikwissenschaftler {m}, Politologe {m}, Politologin {f}, Politikwissenschaftlerin {f}
politician {n} (one engaged in politics)  :: Politiker {m}, Politikerin {f}
politicide {n} (political killing)  :: Politizid {m}
politics {n} (a methodology and activities associated with running a government)  :: Politik {f}
politology {n} (political science) SEE: political science  ::
polka {n} (dance)  :: Polka {f}
polka dot {n} (uniform round dots forming a pattern on fabric)  :: Punktmuster {n}
poll {n} (An election or a survey of a particular group)  :: Umfrage {f}
pollakiuria {n} (abnormally frequent passage of relatively small quantities of urine)  :: Pollakisurie {f}
pollen {n} (fine granular substance produced in flowers)  :: Blütenstaub {m}, Pollen {m}
pollinate {v} (To apply pollen to)  :: bestäuben
pollination {n} (transfer of pollen from an anther to a stigma)  :: Bestäubung {f}
polling booth {n} (voting booth) SEE: voting booth  ::
polling station {n} (place where voters go to cast their ballot)  :: Wahllokal {n}
pollinium {n} (coherent mass of pollen)  :: Pollinium {n}
pollock {n} (food fish related to cod)  :: Seelachs {m} [P. virens], Köhler {m} [P. virens], Pollack {m} [P. pollachius]
pollster {n} (person who conducts polls)  :: Meinungsforscher {m}
poll tax {n} (uniform tax per individual)  :: Kopfsteuer {f}, Gemeindesteuer {f}
pollutant {n} (something that pollutes)  :: Schadstoff {m}, umweltgefährlicher Stoff {m}
pollution {n} (the contamination of the environment by harmful substances)  :: Verunreinigung {f}, Verschmutzung {f}, Umweltverschmutzung {f}, Pollution {f}
Pollyannaish {adj} (unreasonably optimistic)  :: Milchmädchen-
polo {n} (ball game)  :: Polo {m}
polonaise {n} (dance)  :: Polonäse {f}, Polonaise {f}
polonium {n} (chemical element)  :: Polonium {n}
polo shirt {n} (casual top)  :: Poloshirt {n}
Poltava {prop} (city)  :: Poltawa {n}
poltergeist {n} (a disruptive ghost)  :: Poltergeist {m}, Klopfgeist {m}
poltroon {adj} (cowardly) SEE: cowardly  ::
poly- {prefix} (many)  :: poly-
polyamide {n} (polymer)  :: Polyamid {n}
polyamory {n} (practices involving relationships with multiple partners)  :: Polyamorie
polyandry {n} (plurality of husbands at the same time)  :: Polyandrie {f}, Vielmännerei {f}
polyarchy {n} (government in which power is invested in multiple people)  :: Polyarchie {f}
polycarbonate {n} (polymer of aromatic carbonates)  :: Polykarbonat
polychloroprene {n} (a polymer of chloroprene)  :: Polychloroprene
polychoron {n} (four-dimensional polotype)  :: Polichoron {n}
polyclinic {n} (a clinic in which diseases of many sorts are treated)  :: Poliklinik {f}
polycyclic {adj} (having two or more rings of atoms in the molecule)  :: polycyclisch
polyester {n} (polymer)  :: Polyester {m}
polyethene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene  ::
polyethylene {n} (polyethylene)  :: Polyethylen {n}, Polyäthylen {n}
polyethylene terephthalate {n} (type of polyester)  :: Polyethylenterephthalat {n}
polygamous {adj} (of, relating to, or practicing polygamy)  :: polygam
polygamy {n} (the having of a plurality of socially bonded sexual partners at the same time)  :: Polygamie {f}, Mehrehe {f}, Vielehe {f}
polygamy {n} (polygyny) SEE: polygyny  ::
polyglot {adj} (Versed in, or speaking, many languages)  :: mehrsprachig, polyglott
polyglot {adj} (Containing, or made up of, several languages)  :: mehrsprachig, polyglott
polyglot {n} (one who masters, notably speaks, several languages)  :: Polyglotter {m}, Polyglotte {f}
polyglot {n} (publication containing several versions of the same)  :: Polyglotte {f}
polyglot {n}  :: Sprachenkundiger {m}, Sprachenkundige {f}
polygon {n} (plane figure bounded by straight edges)  :: Vieleck {n}, Polygon {n}
polygonal {adj} (having many angles)  :: mehreckig, vieleckig
polygon mesh {n} (collection of vetrices, edges and faces)  :: Polygonnetz {n}
polygraph {n} (device to discern if a subject is lying)  :: Lügendetektor {m}
polygynous {adj} (plurality of wives at the same time)  :: Polygynie {f}
polygyny {n} (plurality of wives at the same time)  :: Polygynie {f}
polyhedron {n} (geometry: solid figure)  :: Polyeder {n}, Vielflach {n}, Vielflächner {m}
polyline {n} (continuous line composed of line segments)  :: Polygonzug {m}, Streckenzug {m}
polymath {n} (person with extraordinarily broad and comprehensive knowledge)  :: Polyhistor {m}, Universalgelehrter {m}
polymer {n} (molecule consisting of many identical monomers)  :: Polymer {n}
polymerase {n} (enzyme that catalyses the formation of polymers)  :: Polymerase {f}
polymeride {n} (polymer) SEE: polymer  ::
polymethyl methyacrylate {n} (tough, transparent thermoplastic polymer)  :: Acrylglas {n}, Plexiglas {n}
polymorphic {adj} (relating to polymorphism)  :: polymorphisch
polymorphism {n} (ability to assume different forms or shapes)  :: Polymorphie {f}
polymorphism {n} (biology: coexistence of two or more distinct forms independent of sex)  :: Polymorphismus {m}
polymorphism {n} (computer science: feature of object-oriented programming)  :: Polymorphie {f}
polymorphism {n} (genetics: regular existence of two or more different genotypes within a given species or population)  :: Polymorphismus {m}, Vielgestaltigkeit {f}
polymorphism {n}  :: Polymorphie {f}, Vielgestaltigkeit {f}
Polynesia {prop} (part of Oceania)  :: Polynesien {n}
Polynesian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Polynesia)  :: polynesisch
Polynesian {n} (person from Polynesia)  :: Polynesier {m}
polynitrogen {n} (allotrope of nitrogen with more than two atoms in each molecule)  :: Polystickstoff {m}
polynomial {adj} (in algebra)  :: polynomisch
polynomial {n} (algebraic expression)  :: Polynom {n}
polynya {n} (an area of open water surrounded by sea ice)  :: Polynja {f}
polyp {n} (growth)  :: Polyp {m}
polyphonic {adj} (of or relating to polyphony)  :: polyphon, polyfon
polyphony {n} (musical texture consisting of several independent melodic voices)  :: Mehrstimmigkeit {f}
polypropylene {n} (resin)  :: Polypropylen {n}
polyptoton {n} (stylistic scheme)  :: Polyptoton {n}
polyptych {n} (a work consisting of multiple painted or carved panels joined together)  :: Polyptychon
polysaccharide {n} (complex carbohydrate)  :: Polysaccharid {n}
polyseme {n} (word/phrase with multiple meanings)  :: Polysem {n}
polysemic {adj} (having a number of meanings, interpretations or understandings)  :: mehrdeutig
polysemy {n} (ability to have multiple meanings)  :: Polysemie {f}, Mehrdeutigkeit {f}
polyspast {n} (machine consisting of many pulleys)  :: Flaschenzug {m}, Zugwerk {n}
polysyllabic {adj} (having more than one syllable)  :: vielsilbig
polysyndeton {n} (the use of many conjunctions to achieve an overwhelming effect in a sentence)  :: Polysyndeton {n}
polysynthetic {adj} (polysynthetic)  :: polysynthetisch
polytheism {n} (belief in the existence of many gods)  :: Polytheismus {m}
polytheist {n} (believer in polytheism)  :: Polytheist {m}
polytheistic {adj} (of or relating to polytheism)  :: polytheistisch
polythene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene  ::
polytonic {adj} (having several tones)  :: vieltönig, polytonisch
polytope {n} (geometric shape)  :: Polytop {m}
polytropic {adj}  :: polytrop
polytunnel {n} (a polyethylene tunnel)  :: Folientunnel
polyurethane {n} (any of various polymeric resins containing urethane links)  :: Polyurethan {n}
polyvanadate {n} (polymeric form of the orthovanadate anion)  :: Polyvanadat {n}
pomade {n} (greasy substance)  :: Pomade {f}
pome {n} (type of fruit)  :: Apfelfrucht {f}
pomegranate {n} (shrub/tree)  :: Granatapfel {m}, Grenadine {f}
pomegranate {n} (fruit)  :: Granatapfel {m}, Grenadine {f}
pomelo {n} (grapefruit) SEE: grapefruit  ::
pomelo {n} (large fruit of the C. maxima or grandis)  :: Pampelmuse {f}
Pomerania {prop} (region of Europe on the southern shores of the Baltic Sea)  :: Pommern {n}
Pomeranian {prop} (Kashubian) SEE: Kashubian  ::
Pomerelia {prop} (historical region in Pomerania)  :: Pommerellen, Pomerellen [archaic]
pommel horse {n} (gymnastic apparatus)  :: Seitpferd {n}, Pauschenpferd {n}
pommel horse {n} (athletic event)  :: Seitpferd {n}, Pauschenpferd {n}
pomological {adj} (pertaining to pomology)  :: pomologisch
pomologist {n} (person involved in pomology)  :: Pomologe {m}, Pomologin {f}
pomology {n}  :: Pomologie {f}
pomp {n} (show of magnificence)  :: Pomp {m}
Pompeii {prop} (a historical city)  :: Pompeji {n}
Pompey {prop} (a military and political leader of the late Roman Republic)  :: Pompeius
pompon {n} (puff or ball as for decoration for cheerleading)  :: Pompon {m}
pompous {adj} (affectedly grand)  :: pompös
ponce {n} (pimp) SEE: pimp  ::
pond {n} (small lake)  :: Teich {m}, Weiher {m}
pond {n} (the Atlantic Ocean)  :: Der Große Teich
ponder {v} (to think deeply)  :: grübeln
ponder {v} (to consider carefully)  :: überlegen, nachdenken
ponderous {adj} (dense) SEE: dense  ::
Pondicherry {prop} (Puducherry) SEE: Puducherry  ::
pond-skater {n} (any of various predatory insects) SEE: water strider  ::
pons {n} (Part of brain)  :: Pons {m}
Pontic {adj}  :: pontisch
pontiff {n} (pope)  :: Pontifex {m}
pontificate {n} (state of a pontifex)  :: Pontifikat {m} {n}
pontoon {n} (support for a temporary bridge)  :: Ponton {m}
pontoon {n} (floating structure supporting a bridge or dock)  :: Ponton {m}
pontoon bridge {n} (a temporary bridge built over floating pontoons)  :: Pontonbrücke {f}
pony {n} (small horse)  :: Pony {n}, Kleinpferd {n}
ponytail {n} (hairstyle)  :: Pferdeschwanz {m}, Rossschwanz {m} [Swiss German]
poo {n} (faecal matter)  :: Kacke {f}
poo {v} (childish: to defecate)  :: kacken, käckern, Aa machen
pooch {n} (slang: dog)  :: Köter {m}, Straßenköter {m}
pooch {n} (mongrel)  :: Köter {m}, Straßenköter {m}, Promenadenmischung {f}, Mischlingshund {m}
pood {n} (Russian unit of mass)  :: Pud {m}
poodle {n} (any of various breeds of poodle)  :: Pudel {m}
pool {n} (body of water)  :: Becken {n}
pool {n} (small body of standing or stagnant water; a puddle)  :: Lache {f}, Pfütze {f}
pool {n} (swimming pool) SEE: swimming pool  ::
poop {n} (feces) SEE: poo  ::
poop {n} (stern) SEE: stern  ::
poop {v} (to break wind) SEE: break wind  ::
poop deck {n} (stern deck on top of the cabin(s))  :: Poop {f}, Poopdeck {n}, Achterdeck {n}
pooper scooper {n} (scoop for the collection of pet excrement)  :: Kotschaufel {f}
poor {adj} (with little or no possessions or money)  :: arm
poor {adj} (to be pitied)  :: arm
poor {adj} (of low quality)  :: armselig
poor {n} (those with no possessions)  :: Armen {p}
poor as a church mouse {adj} (very poor)  :: arm wie eine Kirchenmaus
poorhouse {n} (charitable institution where poor or homeless people are lodged)  :: Armenhaus {n}
poorly {adj} (ill) SEE: ill  ::
poor man's {adj} (cheaper than or inferior to)  :: Armeleute-
poor thing {n} (someone or something to be pitied)  :: armes Ding {n}
poot {n} (fart)  :: Pups
pop {v} (to hit) SEE: hit  ::
pop {v} (to ejaculate) SEE: ejaculate  ::
popcorn {n} (a snack food made from corn kernels popped by dry heating)  :: Popcorn {n}, Puffmais {m}
pop culture {n} (popular culture) SEE: popular culture  ::
pope {n} (head of the Roman Catholic Church)  :: Papst {m}, [hypothetical, legendary] Päpstin {f}
Popemobile {n} (any of various vehicles with bulletproof glass sides used to transport the Pope)  :: Papamobil {n}
pop group {n} (musical group specializing in pop music)  :: Pop-Gruppe {f}
pop gun {n} (a toy gun)  :: Kindergewehr {n}, [colloquial] Pufferchen {n}, Kinderspielpistole {f}
popinjay {n} (Picus viridis) SEE: green woodpecker  ::
popinjay {n} (parrot) SEE: parrot  ::
poplar {n} (any of various deciduous trees of the genus Populus)  :: Pappel {f}
poplit {n} (fossa at the back of the knee joint)  :: Kniekehle {f}
popliteal fossa {n} (shallow depression located at the back of the knee joint) SEE: poplit  ::
pop music {n} (music intended for or accepted by a wide audience)  :: Popmusik {f}
poppy {n} (plant)  :: Mohn {m}
poppycock {n} (nonsense)  :: Quatsch {m}, Dünnschiß {m}
poppyseed {n} (the seed of the poppy)  :: Mohn {m}, Mohnsaat {f}
pop rock {n} (genre combining pop music and rock music)  :: Pop-rock {m}
popsicle {n} (serving of frozen juice on a stick)  :: Eis am Stiel {n}
pop someone's cherry {v} (deflower) SEE: deflower  ::
populace {n} (inhabitants of a nation) SEE: population  ::
populace {n} (common people)  :: gemeine Volk {n}, breite Masse {f}, Pöbel {m} [pejorative]
popular {adj} (of or pertaining to the common people)  :: Volks-
popular {adj} (liked by many people)  :: beliebt, populär
popular culture {n} (prevailing vernacular culture)  :: Popkultur {f}
popularise {v} (to make popular)  :: popularisieren
popularity {n} (the quality or state of being popular)  :: Popularität {f}
popularization {n} (the act of making something popular to the general public)  :: Popularisierung {f}
popular music {n} (genre that has wide appeal amongst the general public)  :: populäre Musik
popular opinion {n} (public opinion) SEE: public opinion  ::
popular science {n} (interpretation of science)  :: Populärwissenschaft {f}
popular science {n} (of, or having to do with popular science)  :: populärwissenschaftlich
population {n} (all people living within a political or geographical boundary)  :: Bevölkerung {f}
population {n} (biology: collection of organisms)  :: Population {f}
population {n} (number of residents in a given area)  :: Bevölkerungszahl {f}, Einwohnerzahl {f}
population {n} (statistics: greater group of units from which a sample can be drawn)  :: Grundgesamtheit {f}
population density {n} (average number of people per area)  :: Bevölkerungsdichte {f}
population inversion {n} (creation of a system)  :: Besetzungsinversion {f}
populism {n} (a political doctrine or philosophy)  :: Populismus {m}
populist {n} (person who advocates populism)  :: Populist {m}
populist {n} (politician who advocates policies just because they are popular)  :: Populist {m}, Populistin {f}
populist {adj} (put forward just because it would be popular)  :: populistisch
populist {adj} (of or pertaining to populism)  :: populistisch
populous {adj} (having a large population)  :: volkreich
pop up {v} (to appear without warning)  :: auftauchen, aufkreuzen
pop-up {n} (advertisement that pops up when one accesses an Internet page)  :: Pop-up {n}
popup blocker {n} (a piece of software)  :: Pop-up-Blocker {m}
porbeagle {n} (a pelagic shark)  :: Herringshai {m}
porcelain {n} (hard, white, translucent ceramic)  :: Porzellan {n}
porcelain {n} (anything manufactured from this material)  :: Porzellan {n}
porch {n} (a covered and enclosed entrance to a building)  :: Vorbau {m}, Vordach {n}, Veranda {f}
porcine {adj} (of or pertaining to the pig)  :: Schweine-, Schweins-, porzin
porcine {adj} (morbidly obese)  :: fettleibig
porcini {n} (mushroom, Boletus edulis)  :: Steinpilz {m}
porcupette {n} (Old World porcupine (Hystricidae))  :: Stachelschweinbaby {n}, Stachelschweinjunges {n}
porcupette {n} (New World porcupine (Erethizontidae))  :: Baumstachlerbaby {n}, Baumstachlerjunges {n}
porcupine {n} (large rodent)  :: Stachelschwein {n}, Baumstachler {m}, Baumstachelschwein {n}, Urson {m}, Quastenstachler {m}
porcupine fish {n} (a fish species that inflates itself when threatened to expose spines)  :: Igelfisch {m}
porcupine puffer {n} (type of puffer fish)  :: Igelfisch {m}
pore {n} (a tiny opening in the skin)  :: Pore {f}
pork {n} (meat of a pig)  :: Schweinefleisch {n}, Schwein {n} (coll.), Schweinernes {n} (Bavarian and Austrian)
pork belly {n} (boneless cut of fatty meat)  :: Schweinebauch {m}
pork rind {n} (food made from pork skin)  :: Schwarte {f}, Schweinekrusten {f-p}
porn {n} (pornography)  :: Pornografie {f}
porn {n} (pornographic work)  :: Porno {m}
porn {n} (pornography) SEE: pornography  ::
porno {n} (pornography)  :: Porno {m}, Pornografie {f}
pornocracy {prop} (period of the papacy known as the saeculum obscurum)  :: Pornokratie {f}
pornocracy {n} (government by, or dominated by, prostitutes or corrupt persons)  :: Pornokratie {f}, Mätressenherrschaft {f}
pornographer {n} (person involved in creation or dissemination of pornography)  :: Pornograph {m} (Pornograf {m}), Pornographin {f}
pornographic {adj} (containing an explicit depiction of sexual activity)  :: pornographisch
pornography {n} (depiction of sexual subject matter with prurient intent)  :: Pornografie {f}
pornstache {n} (moustache that resembles one worn by an adult film actor)  :: Pornobalken {m}
porn star {n} (actor or actress famous for appearing in pornographic films)  :: Pornodarsteller {m}, Pornodarstellerin {f}, Pornostar {m}
Poroshenko {prop} (Ukrainian surname)  :: Poroschenko {m} {f}
porosity {n} (state of being porous)  :: Porösität {f}
porosity {n} (measure of how porous a material is)  :: Porösität {f}
porous {adj} (full of tiny pores)  :: porös
porphyria {n} (abnormality of porphyrin metabolism)  :: Porphyrie {f}
porphyrin {n} (heterocyclic compound)  :: Porphyrin {n}
porphyrogenite {n} (honorific title)  :: Purpurgeburt
porpoise {n} (cetacean)  :: Tümmler {m}, Schweinswal {m}
porridge {n} (breakfast cereal dish, see also: oatmeal)  :: Brei {m}
port {n} (dock or harbour)  :: Hafen {m}
port {n} (left-hand side of a vessel when facing the front)  :: Backbord {n}
port {n} (computing: logical or physical construct into and from which data are transferred)  :: Port {m}
port {n} (fortified wine)  :: Portwein {m}
port {n} (entryway, portal) SEE: portal  ::
port {n} (port city) SEE: port city  ::
portable {adj} (able to be carried or moved)  :: portabel, tragbar
portable {adj} (running on multiple systems)  :: portabel
portable executable {n} (file format used for executable programs)  :: Portable Executable {m}
portage {n} (route used for portage)  :: Portage {f}
portal {n} (grandiose entrance)  :: Portal {n}
portal {n} (entry point)  :: Portal {n}
portal {n} (website)  :: Portal {n}
Port-au-Prince {prop} (capital of Haiti)  :: Port-au-Prince {n}
port city {n} (city built around a port)  :: Hafenstadt {f}
portcullis {n} (gate in the form of a grating)  :: Fallgatter {n}
portend {v} (to serve as a warning or omen)  :: ankündigen, vorbedeuten, vorhersagen
portend {v} (to signify)  :: deuten, hindeuten, hinweisen,, bedeuten
portent {n} (omen)  :: Omen {n}
portentous {adj} (ominous; portending evil)  :: unheildrohend
portentous {adj} (vain; marvelous; prodigious; wonderful)  :: hochtrabend, wichtigtuerisch
porter {n} (person who carries luggage)  :: Gepäckträger {m}
portfolio {n} (case)  :: Mappe {f}
portfolio {n}  :: Portefeuille {n}
porthole {n} (circular window)  :: Bullauge {n}
portico {n} (small space with a roof supported by columns, serving as the entrance to a building)  :: Portikus {m} {f}
portion {n} (allocated amount)  :: Teil {m}
portmanteau {n} (case)  :: Koffer {m}
portmanteau {n} (portmanteau word) SEE: portmanteau word  ::
portmanteau word {n} (word which combines the meaning of two words)  :: Kofferwort {n}, Portmanteau {n}, Portmanteau-Wort {n}, Schachtelwort {n}, Kontamination {f}, Verschmelzung {f}, Wortkreuzung {f}
Port Moresby {prop} (capital of Papua New Guinea)  :: Port Moresby {n}
portrait {n} (painting of a person)  :: Portrait {n}, Porträt {n}
portrait {n} (an accurate depiction of a person, a mood, etc.)  :: Portrait {n}, Porträt {n}
portray {v} (to paint or draw the likeness of)  :: porträtieren, abmalen
portray {v} (figuratively: to describe in words)  :: porträtieren
portrayal {n}  :: Abbild {n}
Portsmouth {prop} (city in southern England)  :: Portsmouth
Portsmouth {prop} (town in Dominica)  :: Portsmouth
Portsmouth {prop} (city in Iowa)  :: Portsmouth
Portsmouth {prop} (city in New Hampshire)  :: Portsmouth
Portsmouth {prop} (city in Ohio)  :: Portsmouth
Portsmouth {prop} (town in Rhode Island)  :: Portsmouth
Portsmouth {prop} (city in Virginia)  :: Portsmouth
Portugal {prop} (country)  :: Portugal {n}
Portuguese {adj} (of or relating to the region of Portugal)  :: portugiesisch
Portuguese {adj} (of or relating to the Portuguese language)  :: portugiesisch
Portuguese {n} (person native to Portugal)  :: Portugiese {m}, Portugiesin {f}
Portuguese {prop} (the language)  :: Portugiesisch {n}
Portuguese-Canadian {adj} (lusophone Canadian)  :: lusophon kanadisch, lusofon kanadisch, portugiesischsprachig kanadisch, portugiesischsprechend kanadisch
Portuguese-Canadian {adj} (Portuguese-Canadian)  :: lusokanadisch, luso-kanadisch, portugiesischkanadisch, portugiesisch-kanadisch
Portuguese man-of-war {n} (Physalia physalis)  :: Portugiesische Galeere {f}
Portuguese Water Dog {n} (Portuguese Water Dog)  :: portugiesischer Wasserhund {m}, Cão de Água Português {m}
port wine {n} (A type of fortified wine traditionally made in Portugal)  :: Portwein {m}
portyanki {n} (footwrap) SEE: footwrap  ::
pose {v} (set in place, arrange)  :: stellen, legen
pose {v} (ask, set (a test or quiz))  :: stellen
pose {v} (assume or maintain a pose)  :: posieren
pose {n} (position, arrangement (especially of the human body))  :: Pose {f}
Poseidon {prop} (the god of the sea)  :: Poseidon {m}
poseur {n} (one who affects some behaviour, style, attitude or other condition, often to impress or influence others)  :: Angeber {m}, Angeberin {f}
posh {adj} (associated with the upper classes)  :: vornehm
posh {adj} (stylish, elegant, exclusive)  :: schick, todschick
posit {n} (A postulate)  :: Postulat {n}
posit {v} (Postulate)  :: postulieren
posit {v} (Suggest)  :: postulieren, aufstellen (theory)
position {n} (place, location)  :: Stellung {f}, Position {f}
position {n} (status or rank)  :: Position {f}
position {n} (post of employment)  :: Arbeitsplatz {m}, Stelle {f}
position {n} (stand)  :: Position {f}
position {n} (posture)  :: Position {f}
position {v} (to put into place)  :: positionieren, postieren
positive {adj} (legal: formally laid down)  :: positiv
positive {n} (the positive degree of adjectives and adverbs)  :: Grundstufe, Positiv {n}, (dated: Positivus {n})
positive {n} (photography: a positive image)  :: Positiv {n}, Positivfilm {m}
positive column {n} (glowing region in a glow discharge)  :: positive Säule {f}
positively {adv} (with certainty)  :: definitiv, bestimmt, entschieden, eindeutig
positive thinking {n} (focusing on thoughts of success)  :: positives Denken {n}
positivism {n}  :: Positivismus {m}
positron {n} (positron)  :: Positron {n}
positronium {n} (exotic atom)  :: Positronium {n}
POSIX {n} (computing: set of standards providing application portability between UNIX variants)  :: POSIX {n}
posse {n} (A group of people summoned to help law enforcement)  :: Trupp {m}
posse {n} (A criminal gang)  :: Bande {f}
possess {v} (to have; to have ownership of)  :: besitzen
possess {v} (to take control of someone's body or mind)  :: besitzen
possessed {adj} (controlled by evil spirits)  :: besessen
possessing {v} (present participle of possess)  :: besitzend
possession {n} (something that is owned)  :: Gut {n}
possession {n} (control of the ball in a disputed sports game)  :: Ballbesitz {m}
possessive {adj} (grammar: indicating possession)  :: besitzanzeigend, possessiv
possessive {n} (possessive case) SEE: possessive case  ::
possessive adjective {n} (possessive determiner)  :: see adjektivisches Possessivpronomen
possessive case {n} (case used to express direct possession)  :: Genitiv {m}
possessive pronoun {n} (pronoun which expresses possession)  :: besitzanzeigendes Fürwort {n}; Possessivpronomen {n}, Possessivum {n}, Possessiv {n}
possessive suffix {n} (Suffix indicating possession)  :: Possessivsuffix {n}
possessor {n} (One who possesses)  :: Besitzer {m}, Inhaber {m}
possibility {n} (quality of being possible)  :: Möglichkeit {f}
possible {adj} (able but not certain to happen)  :: möglich
possible {adj} (being considered, e.g. for a position)  :: möglich
possibly {adv} (adverb indicating that a proposition may be true or false) SEE: perhaps  ::
possum {n} (any of the marsupials in several families of the order Diprotodontia of Australia and neighboring islands)  :: Possum {n}
possum {n} (opossum) SEE: opossum  ::
post {n} (long dowel or plank protruding from the ground)  :: Pfosten {m}
post {n} (method of delivering mail)  :: Post {f}
post {n} (individual message in a forum)  :: Beitrag {m}
post {v} (to send mail)  :: schicken
post {v} ((Internet) to publish a message)  :: posten
post {n} (assigned station)  :: Stelle {f}, Posten {m}
postage {n} (charge)  :: Porto {n}
postage {n} (postage stamp affixed as evidence of payment, see also: postage stamp)  :: Frankierung
postage meter {n} (machine)  :: Frankiermaschine {f}
postage stamp {n} (piece of paper indicating postage has been paid)  :: Briefmarke {f}, Marke {f}, Freimarke {f}, Wert {m}, Postwertzeichen {n}, Wertzeichen {n}
postal {adj} (relating to mail)  :: Post-, postalisch
postal code {n} (postcode) SEE: postcode  ::
postalveolar {adj} (articulated with the tongue near or touching the back of the alveolar ridge)  :: postalveolar
postalveolar {n} (any sound articulated with the tongue near or touching the back of the alveolar ridge)  :: Postalveolar {m}, Postalveolarlaut {m}
postal vote {n} (a vote made on an official form which is then sent through the post)  :: Briefwahl {f}
post box {n} (box in which post can be left to be picked up) SEE: mailbox  ::
postcard {n} (rectangular piece of thick paper to be mailed without an envelope)  :: Postkarte {f}
post chaise {n} (a horse-drawn carriage, closed and with four-wheels)  :: Postkutsche {f}
postcode {n} (sequence of letters and/or numbers added to a postal address)  :: PLZ {f}, Postleitzahl {f}
postcolonial {adj} (following the end of colonial rule)  :: postkolonial
postdoctoral {adj} (after receiving a doctorate)  :: Postdoc-
poster {n} (advertisement, see also: placard)  :: Plakat {n}, Anschlag {m}
poster {n} (picture intended to be attached to a wall)  :: Poster {n}
poster {n} (shot which only hits a goal post)  :: Pfosten {m}
poster child {n} (prototypical example)  :: Paradebeispiel {n}
poste restante {n} (a service where the post office holds mail until the recipient calls for it)  :: Postlagerservice {m}
posterior {adj} (located towards the rear)  :: hinter
posterior {adj} (following in order or time)  :: später
posterior {n} (buttocks)  :: Hintern
posterior chamber {n} (space between iris and lens)  :: hintere Augenkammer {f}
posterity {n} (all the future generations)  :: [of humanity at large] Nachwelt {f}; [of a particular person] Nachkommen {p}
postern {n} (secondary gateway)  :: Hintertür {f}, Hintertor {n}
postglacial rebound {n} (rise of depressed lithosphere)  :: Landhebung {f}
posthistory {n} (history after an event)  :: Nachgeschichte {f}
post horn {n} (musical instrument)  :: Posthorn {n}
posthumous {adj} (taking place after one's death)  :: postum, posthum
posthumous {adj} (in reference to a work, published after the author's death)  :: postum, posthum
postilion {n} (rider mounted on leading horse)  :: Postillion {m}
post-it {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note  ::
post-it note {n} (a small piece of paper with an adhesive strip on one side)  :: Klebezettel {m}
postlude {n} (final part of a musical piece)  :: Postludium {n}, Nachspiel {n}
postman {n} (mailman) SEE: mailman  ::
postmark {n} (marking made by a postal service on a letter)  :: Poststempel {f}
postmodern {adj} (Of, relating to, or having the characteristics of postmodernism)  :: postmodern, nachmodern [uncommon]
postmodernism {n} (a style of art, literature, etc)  :: Postmoderne {f}, Postmodernismus {m}
postnatal {adj} (of or pertaining to the period immediately after birth)  :: postnatal, postpartal
post office {n} (place)  :: Postamt {n}
post office {n} (organization)  :: Post {f}
post office box {n} (box hired as collection point for mail)  :: Postfach {n}
postoperative {adj} (of, pertaining to, or occurring in the period after a surgical operation)  :: postoperativ
postpone {v} (to delay or put off an event)  :: verschieben, aufschieben, zurückstellen
postponement {n} (the state of being adjourned)  :: Aufschub {m}, Verschiebung {f}
postposition {n} ((grammar) words that come after the noun)  :: Nachsetzwort, nachgestellte Präposition {f}, Postposition {f}, nachgestelltes Verhältniswort {n}, Postposition {f}
postpositional {adj} (of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a postposition)  :: postpositional
postpositionally {adv} (in a postpositional manner)  :: postpositional
postpostmodern {adj} (beyond postmodernism)  :: postpostmodern, nachpostmodern [uncommon]
post-production {n} (stages of film production happening between the actual filming and the completed film)  :: Postproduktion {f}
postscript {n} (addendum to a letter)  :: Postskriptum {n}
postscriptum {n} (after the writing)  :: Postskriptum {n}
post-Soviet {adj} (post-Soviet)  :: postsowjetisch
postsurgical {adj} (relating to the period following surgery)  :: postoperativ
posttonic {adj} (immediately following a stressed syllable)  :: nachtonig
posttraumatic {adj} (after, or as a result of, a trauma)  :: posttraumatisch
post-traumatic stress disorder {n} (condition that develops following some stressful situation)  :: posttraumatische Belastungsstörung {f}
post-truth {adj} (post-truth)  :: postfaktisch
postulate {n} (something assumed without proof as being self-evident or generally accepted)  :: Postulat {n}
postulate {n} (fundamental element; basic principle)  :: Postulat {n}
postulate {n} (logic: an axiom)  :: Postulat {n}, Axiom {n}
postulate {n} (requirement, prerequisite)  :: Voraussetzung {f}
postulate {v} (To assume as a premise)  :: postulieren
posture {n} (position of body)  :: Haltung {f}
postvolcanic {adj} (following the eruption of a volcano)  :: postvulkanisch
postwoman {n} (woman who delivers the post or mail)  :: Postfrau {f}, Postbotin {f}, Briefträgerin {f}, Briefzustellerin {f}, Zustellerin {f}
pot {n} (vessel for cooking or storing food etc.)  :: Topf {m}
pot {n} (money wagered)  :: Einsatz {m}
pot {v} (to put (something) into a pot)  :: etwas in einen Topf werfen
pot {v} (to cause a ball to fall into a pocket)  :: lochen
pot {v}  :: etwas in einem Topf aufbewahren
pot {n} (marijuana)  :: Gras {n}, Marihuana {n}
pot {n} (crucible) SEE: crucible  ::
pot {n} (plaster cast) SEE: plaster cast  ::
potable {adj} (good for drinking)  :: trinkbar
potash {n} (pot ash)  :: Pottasche {f}
potash {n} (potassium carbonate etc)  :: Pottasche {f}
potassium {n} (the chemical element)  :: Kalium {n}
potassium aluminium sulfate {n} (sulfate double salt of potassium and aluminium)  :: Kaliumaluminiumsulfat {n}
potassium bitartrate {n}  :: Weinstein {m}
potassium chloride {n} (the salt KCl)  :: Kaliumchlorid {n}
potassium cyanide {n} (inorganic compound)  :: Zyankali, Kaliumcyanid {n}
potassium dichromate {n} (potassium salt of chromic acid)  :: Kaliumdichromat {n}
potassium hydroxide {n} (potassium hydroxide)  :: Kaliumhydroxid {n}, Ätzkali {n}, kaustisches Kali {n}
potassium nitrate {n} (potassium nitrate)  :: Salpeter {m}, Kalisalpeter {m}
potassium permanganate {n} (KMnO4)  :: Kaliumpermanganat {n}
potato {n} (plant tuber eaten as starchy vegetable)  :: Kartoffel {f}, Erdapfel {m} [Southern Germany, Switzerland, Austria], Grumbeere {f} [Southwestern Germany], Erdbirne {f}, Grundbirne {f}, Bramburi {f} [Austria]
potato blight {n} (Phytophthora infestans, disease of potatoes)  :: Kartoffelmehltau {m}
potato bread {n} (a type of bread made with potatoes and onions)  :: Kartoffelbrot {n}
potato chip {n} (potato chip (UK))  :: Kartoffelchip {m}
potato chip {n} (potato crisp) SEE: potato crisp  ::
potato crisp {n} (thin fried slice of potato)  :: Chip {m}
potato in its jacket {n} (baked potato) SEE: baked potato  ::
potato masher {n} (utensil for mashing potatoes)  :: Kartoffelstampfer {m}
potato pancake {n} (potato pancake)  :: Kartoffelpuffer {m}, Reibekuchen {m}, Reibeplätzchen
potato salad {n} (salad made from chopped boiled potatoes)  :: Kartoffelsalat {m}
potato starch {n} (vegetable substance found in the extracted material of potatoes)  :: Kartoffelstärke {f}
potayto, potahto {interj} (to suggest a distinction without a difference) SEE: tomayto, tomahto  ::
potbellied {adj} (having a potbelly)  :: dickbäuchig
potbellied pig {n} (small Vietnamese domesticated pig)  :: Hängebauchschwein {n}
potbelly {n} (a large, swollen, or protruding abdomen)  :: Wampe {f}
pot calling the kettle black {n} (situation in which somebody accuses someone else of a fault shared by the accuser)  :: ein Esel schimpft den anderen Langohr (a donkey calls the other longears)
pot calling the kettle black {n}  :: rechter Pantoffel schimpft über linken Pantoffel, wer im Glashaus sitzt, soll nicht mit Steinen werfen (who sits in the glass house, shouldn't throw stones)
poteen {n} (illegally produced Irish whiskey)  :: Poteen, Potcheen
Potemkin village {n} (any false construct devised to disguise a shortcoming or improve appearances)  :: Potemkinsches Dorf {n}
potentate {n} (a powerful leader)  :: Potentat {m}, Potentatin
potential {n} (currently unrealized ability)  :: Potential {n}
potential {n} (energy of a unit electrical charge)  :: Potential {n}
potential {adj} (existing in possibility)  :: möglich, potenziell, potentiell
potential difference {n} (difference in potential energy between two points)  :: Potentialdifferenz {f}
potential energy {n} (energy possessed by an object because of its position)  :: potentielle Energie {} {f}
potentiometer {n} (user-adjustable variable resistor)  :: Potentiometer {n}
pothead {n} (a person who smokes cannabis frequently)  :: Kiffer {m}, Kifferin {f}
potholder {n}  :: Topflappen {m}
pothole {n} (a hole in a road)  :: Schlagloch {n}
potion {n} (small portion or dose of a liquid which is medicinal, poisonous, or magical)  :: Trank {m}, Tränke {p}
potlatch {n} (communal meal to which guests bring dishes to share)  :: Potluck
potlid {n} (potlid)  :: Topfdeckel {m}
potluck {n} (communal meal to which guests bring dishes to share) SEE: potlatch  ::
pot marigold {n} (Calendula officinalis)  :: Ringelblume {f}
potpourri {n} (collection of various things)  :: Potpourri {n}
potpourri {n} (a medley of songs or music)  :: Potpourri {n}
potpourri {n} (a mixture of dried fragrant plant material used to scent a room)  :: Potpourri {n}
Potsdam {prop} (city)  :: Potsdam {n}
potsherd {n} (piece of ceramic from pottery)  :: Scherbe {f}, Tonscherbe {f}, Topfscherbe {f}
potter {n} (one who makes pots and ceramic wares)  :: Töpfer {m}, Töpferin {f}
pottery {n} (fired ceramic wares that contain clay when formed)  :: Töpferware {f}, Tongerät {n}, Töpfergeschirr {n}
pottery {n} (workshop where pottery is made)  :: Töpferei {f}
pottery {n} (practise or craft of making pottery)  :: Töpferei {f}
potty {n} (bathroom) SEE: bathroom  ::
potty {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
potty {n} (outhouse) SEE: outhouse  ::
potty {adj} (insane) SEE: insane  ::
potty {n} (latrine) SEE: latrine  ::
potty {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot  ::
pouch {n} (small bag)  :: Beutel {m}
pouch {n} (pocket in which a marsupial carries its young)  :: Beutel {m}
poultry {n} (birds)  :: Geflügel {n}
poultry {n} (meat)  :: Geflügel {n}
pound {n} (unit of mass (16 ounces avoirdupois))  :: Pfund {n}
pound {n} (unit of currency)  :: Pfund {n}
pound {n} (place for the detention of stray animals)  :: Zwinger {m}, Tierheim {n}
pound {n} (place for detention of automobiles)  :: Verwahrstelle {f}
pound {n} (US: symbol #) SEE: hash  ::
pound cake {n} (dense yellow cake made from equal quantities of butter, eggs, flour and sugar)  :: Rührkuchen {m}
pound sign {n} (symbol #) SEE: hash  ::
pound sterling {n} (currency of the UK)  :: Pfund Sterling {n}, Pfund {n}
pour {v} (to cause to flow in a stream)  :: gießen, einschenken, schütten
pour {v} (to send forth as in a stream or a flood)  :: schütten
pour {v} (to flow, pass or issue in or as a stream)  :: gießen
pour gasoline on the fire {v} (add fuel to the fire) SEE: add fuel to the fire  ::
pour one's heart out {v} (To express one's innermost thoughts or feelings)  :: sein Herz ausschütten
pour out {v} (distribute or spread (something), as if it were a liquid)  :: ausgießen
pout {v} (push out one’s lips)  :: schürzen
pout {v} (sulk, (pretend to) be ill-tempered)  :: schmollen, einen Schmollmund machen
pout {n} (facial expression)  :: Schmollmund {m}
pouting {n} (fish, Trisopterus luscus)  :: Franzosendorsch {m}
Po valley {prop} (large plain in northern Italy)  :: Poebene {f}, Po-Ebene {f}
poverty {n} (quality or state of being poor)  :: Armut {f}
poverty-stricken {adj} (very poor)  :: armutsgefährdet
powder {n} (fine particles of any dry substance)  :: (cosmetic:) Puder {m}, {n}; (otherwise:) Pulver {n}
powder {n} (gunpowder) SEE: gunpowder  ::
powdered milk {n} (dairy product) SEE: milk powder  ::
powdered sugar {n} (very finely ground sugar used in icings, etc)  :: Puderzucker {m}, Staubzucker {m} [Austria]
powder keg {n} (barrel of gun powder)  :: Pulverfass {n}
powder keg {n} (volatile situation)  :: Pulverfass {n}
powder metallurgy {n} (producing metal components by compacting and sintering powdered metals)  :: Pulvermetallurgie {f}
power {n} (capability or influence)  :: Macht {f}, Kraft {f}
power {n} (control, particularly legal or political)  :: Macht {f}
power {n} (influential nation, company etc.)  :: Macht {f}, Großmacht {f}
power {n} (physical force or strength)  :: Kraft {f}, Stärke {f}
power {n} (electricity, electricity supply)  :: Strom {m}, Energie {f}
power {n} (physics: measure of the rate of doing work or transferring energy)  :: Leistung {f}
power {n} (maths: product of equal factors)  :: Potenz {f}, [x hoch n]
power {n} (set theory: cardinality) SEE: cardinality  ::
powerbank {n} (portable device used to charge mobile phones and tablet computers)  :: Powerbank {f}
power board {n} (power strip) SEE: power strip  ::
power broker {n} (person having the ability to influence important decisions, see also: éminence grise)  :: graue Eminenz {f}
power cut {n} (interruption in the supply of power)  :: Stromausfall {m}
power dissipation {n} (waste of power as heat)  :: Leistungsaufnahme {f}
powered {adj}  :: angetrieben [past-p.], mit Antrieb [postpositioned]
power forward {n} (a basketball player)  :: Power Forward {m}
powerful {adj} (having or capable of exerting power, potency or influence)  :: mächtig
power-hungry {adj} (having a strong desire for power)  :: machthungrig, machtgierig
powerless {adj} (lacking sufficient power or strength)  :: kraftlos
powerless {adj} (lacking legal authority)  :: machtlos
powerlessness {n} (The state or character of being powerless)  :: Machtlosigkeit {f}
power of attorney {n} (authorisation)  :: Handlungsvollmacht {f}
power of attorney {n} (document)  :: Vollmacht {f}
power plant {n} (power station) SEE: power station  ::
power point {n} (wall socket) SEE: wall socket  ::
power politics {n} (politics with power)  :: Machtpolitik {f}
power set {n} (set of all subsets of a set)  :: Potenzmenge {f}
power station {n} (an industrial complex where electricity is produced)  :: Kraftwerk {n}, Elektrizitätswerk {n}
power steering {n} (System in a vehicle)  :: Servolenkung {f}
powers that be {n} (holders of power)  :: die zuständigen Stellen, die da oben
power strip {n} (block of electrical sockets)  :: Mehrfachsteckdose {f}
power structure {n} (system)  :: Machtstruktur {f}
power struggle {n} (a fight to gain dominance)  :: Machtkampf {m}
power supply {n} (part of apparatus)  :: Netzteil
power tool {n} (tool powered by an electric motor)  :: Elektrogerät {n}
powertrain {n} (powertrain)  :: Antriebsstrang {m}
pox {n} (syphilis) SEE: syphilis  ::
Poznań {prop} (Poznan) SEE: Poznan  ::
Poznan {prop} (city in Poland)  :: Posen {n}, Poznań {n}
PP {initialism} (prepositional phrase)  :: PP {f}
practicability {n} (being practicable)  :: Praktikabilität {f}
practical {adj} (based on practice or action rather than theory or hypothesis)  :: praktisch
practical {adj} (being likely to be effective and applicable to a real situation)  :: praktisch
practical {adj} (having skills or knowledge that are practical)  :: praktisch
practical joke {n} (something done for amusement to the detriment of someone else)  :: Streich {m}
practically {adv} (In practice, in effect)  :: praktisch
practice {n} (repetition of an activity to improve skill)  :: Übung, Üben {n}
practice {n} (an ongoing pursuit of a craft or profession)  :: Ausübung {f}, Ausüben {n}, Praktizieren {n}, Praxis {f}
practice {n} (actual operation or experiment, in contrast to theory)  :: Praxis {f}
practice makes perfect {proverb} (if one practices an activity enough, one will eventually master it)  :: Übung macht den Meister
practicum {n} (college course)  :: Praktikum {n}
practise {v} (to repeat an activity as a way of improving one's skill)  :: üben
practise {v} (to perform or execute a craft or skill)  :: ausüben, praktizieren
practiser {n} (one who practises)  :: Praktikant {m}, Praktikantin {f}
praedial {adj} (Having to work on the land or an estate)  :: prädial
praenomen {n} (ancient Roman first name)  :: Pränomen {n}
praetor {n} (Roman administrative official)  :: Prätor {m}
Pragian {prop} (a subdivision of the Devonian period)  :: Pragium
pragmatic {adj} (practical)  :: pragmatisch
pragmatism {n} (pursuit of practicality over aesthetic qualities)  :: Pragmatismus {m}
pragmatism {n} (philosophical idea that beliefs are identified with the actions of a believer)  :: Pragmatismus {m}
pragmatism {n}  :: Pragmatismus {m}
Prague {prop} (capital of the Czech Republic)  :: Prag
Prairial {prop} (the ninth month of French Republican Calendar)  :: Prairial {m}, Wiesenmonat {m}
prairie {n} (An extensive area of relatively flat grassland)  :: Prärie {f}
prairie chicken {n} (flightless bird of the genus Tympanuchus)  :: Präriehuhn {n}
prairie dog {n} (burrowing rodent)  :: Präriehund {m}
praise {n} (commendation; favorable representation in words)  :: Lob {n}
praise {n} (worship)  :: Lob {n}
praise {v} (to give praise to)  :: loben, preisen
praline {n} (confection)  :: Praline {f}
pram {n} (perambulator)  :: Kinderwagen {m}
pram {n} (flat-bottomed barge)  :: Prahm {m}
Prangli {prop} (island)  :: Prangli (Wrangelsholm)
prank {n} (practical joke or mischievous trick)  :: Streich {m}, Schabernack {m}
prankster {n} (one who performs pranks)  :: Schelm {m}
praseodymium {n} (chemical element)  :: Praseodym {n}
prate {n} (talk to little purpose)  :: Geschwätz {n}
prate {v} (to talk much, to chatter)  :: plaudern, schwatzen, schwätzen, faseln [colloquial], schwafeln [colloquial], labern [colloquial]
prattle {n} (babble)  :: Geplapper {n}
prattler {n} (someone who prattles)  :: [pejorative] Schwatzmaul {n}
prawn {n} (large shrimp)  :: Garnele {f}
pray {v} (to petition a higher being)  :: beten
pray {v} (to beg humbly for aid)  :: bitten, erbitten
pray {v} (to talk to God)  :: beten
prayer {n} (practice of communicating with one's God)  :: Gebet {n}
prayer {n} (the specific words or methods used for praying)  :: Gebet {n}
prayer {n}  :: [1,3,4] Gebet {n}, [2] Beten {n}, [4] Gottesdienst {m}, [5] Prediger {m}
prayer {n} (one who prays)  :: Beter {m}, Beterin {f}
prayer book {n} (book)  :: Gebetbuch {n}
prayer flag {n} (colourful rectangular cloth)  :: Gebetsfahne {f}, Gebetsflagge {f}
prayer mat {n} (prayer rug) SEE: prayer rug  ::
prayer rug {n} (small rug on which Muslims kneel to pray)  :: Gebetsteppich {m}
prayer shawl {n} (prayer shawl)  :: [Bet + Tuch] Bettuch {n}, Gebetsmantel {m}, Tallit {m}, Gebetsschal {m}, jüdischer Gebetsschal {m}
prayer wheel {n} (rotating cylinder containing prayers)  :: Gebetsmühle {f}
praying mantis {n} (any of various predatory insects of the Mantidae family)  :: Gottesanbeterin {f}
précis {n} (concise statement)  :: Zusammenfassung {f}, Inhaltsangabe {f}
pre- {prefix} (before)  :: vor-
preach {v} (Give a sermon)  :: predigen
preach {v} (proclaim by public discourse)  :: predigen, verkündigen
preach {v} (Advise or recommend earnestly)  :: predigen
preacher {n} (one who preaches)  :: Prediger {m}
preach to the choir {v} (speaking to those that already believe)  :: offene Türen einrennen
preach to the converted {v} (preach to the choir) SEE: preach to the choir  ::
preadolescence {n} (the period between childhood and adolescence)  :: Präadoleszenz {f}
Prealps {prop} (Alpine foothills)  :: Voralpen {p}
preamble {n} (short statement or remark, especially an explanatory introduction to a formal document or statute)  :: Präambel
preantepenult {n} (last syllable but three)  :: Präantepänultima
preaspiration {n} (period of voiceless breathing)  :: Präaspiration {f}
Precambrian {adj} (before the Phanerozoic)  :: präkambrisch
precarious {adj} (dangerously insecure or unstable; perilous)  :: prekär
precarious {adj}  :: prekär
precarity {n} (condition of existence)  :: Prekarisierung {f}
precaution {n} (Previous caution or care)  :: Vorsorge {f}
precaution {n} (A measure taken beforehand to ward off evil or secure good or success)  :: Vorsichtsmaßnahme {f}
precautionarily {adv} (as a precaution)  :: vorsichtshalber, sicherheitshalber
precede {v} (go before, go in front of)  :: vorangehen, vorausgehen
precedence {n} (the state of preceding in importance or priority)  :: Vorrang {m}
precedent {n} (past act used as example)  :: Präzedens {n}
precedent {n} (prior judgment in law)  :: Präzedenzfall {m}
preceding {adj} (foregoing; occurring before or in front of something else)  :: führend, vorherig, vorausgehend
precept {n} (rule or principle governing personal conduct)  :: Gebot, Vorschrift, Grundsatz {m}
pre-Christian {adj} (before the arrival of Christianity)  :: vorchristlich
precious {adv} (intensifier) SEE: very  ::
precious {adj} (of high value or worth)  :: kostbar, wertvoll
preciousness {n} (the condition of being precious)  :: Kostbarkeit {f}
precious stone {n} (gem)  :: Edelstein {m}
precipice {n} (a very steep cliff)  :: Abgrund {m}
precipitate {v} (make something happen suddenly and quickly; hasten)  :: vorantreiben, beschleunigen
precipitate {v} (To throw an object or person from a great height)  :: stürzen, herabstürzen, hinabwerfen
precipitate {v} (To come out of a liquid solution into solid form)  :: niederschlagen, ausfällen
precipitate {v} (To separate out of a liquid solution into solid form)  :: ausfällen
precipitation {n} (chemistry: chemical reaction forming solid in liquid)  :: Präzipitation {f}
precipitation {n} (weather: water falling from the atmosphere)  :: Niederschlag {m}
precipitation hardening {n} (Precipitation hardening)  :: Ausscheidungshärtung {f}
precipitation reaction {n} (reversible reaction in which a product is continuously removed by precipitation)  :: Fällungsreaktion {f}
precipitous {adj} (steep, like a precipice)  :: abrupt, abschüssig, jäh, schroff, steil, steilwandig
precipitous {adj} (headlong)  :: kopfüber
precipitous {adj} (hasty; rash; quick; sudden; precipitate)  :: überstürzt
precipitously {adv} (abruptly)  :: unerwartet
precise {adj} (exact)  :: präzise, genau
precise {adj} ((sciences) clustered close together)  :: exakt
precisely {adv} (in a precise manner)  :: präzise
precision {n} (the state of being precise or exact; exactness)  :: Präzision {f}, Genauigkeit {f}
precocious {adj} (characterized by exceptionally early development or maturity)  :: frühreif
precocious {adj} (exhibiting advanced skills at an abnormally early age)  :: frühreif, altklug
precociousness {n} (condition of being precocious)  :: Frühreife {f}
precocity {n} (state of being precocious)  :: Frühreife {f}
precognition {n} (knowledge of something that is to occur in the future)  :: Präkognition {f}
pre-Columbian {adj} (before Christopher Columbus)  :: präkolumbisch
precompiler {n} (that which precompiles)  :: Präkompiler {m}, Precompiler {m}, Vorkompilierer {m}, Vorübersetzer {m}
precompression {n} (compression applied prior to something)  :: Vorpressung {f}, Vorverdichtung {f}
preconception {n} (prejudice) SEE: prejudice  ::
preconception {n} (an opinion considered beforehand with adequate evidence)  :: Vorurteil {n}
precondition {n} (preexisting requirement)  :: Vorbedingung {f}
precursor {n} (forerunner, predecessor)  :: Vorläufer {m}
precursor {n} (chemical compound)  :: Edukt {n}, Vorläufer {m}, Präkursor {m}
predation {n} (the preying of one animal on others)  :: Raub {m}, Jagd {f}
predator {n} (any animal or other organism)  :: Raubtier {n}
predator bug {n} (species)  :: Raubwanze
Père David's deer {n} (species of deer known only in captivity)  :: Davidshirsch {m}
predecessor {n} (one who precedes)  :: Vorgänger {m}, Vorgängerin {f}
predecessor {n} (model or type which precedes)  :: Vorläufer {m}
predefine {v} (To define in advance)  :: vordefinieren, vorgeben, festlegen
predefined {adj} (Whose function has been defined previously)  :: vordefiniert, voreingestellt, vorgegeben
predestination {n} (religious doctrine)  :: Prädestination {f}
predestiny {n} (predestination) SEE: predestination  ::
predicament {n} (A definite class, state or condition.)  :: Kategorie {f}
predicament {n} (An unfortunate or trying position or condition.)  :: Lage {f} (missliche ~; unglückliche ~), Zwangslage {f}, Dilemma {n}, Zwickmühle {f}, missliche Lage {f}
predicament {n} (That which is predicated; a category.)  :: Kategorie {f}
predicate {n} (grammar)  :: Prädikat {n}
predicate {n} (logic)  :: Prädikat {n}
predicate calculus {n} (a branch of logic)  :: Prädikatenlogik {f}
predicative {adj} (used after a verb)  :: prädikativ
predicative {n} (an element of the predicate of a sentence which supplements the subject or object by means of the verb)  :: Prädikativum {n}, Prädikativ {n}
predicative case {n} (case marking a predicative nominative)  :: Prädikativ {m}
predict {v} (to state, or make something known in advance)  :: vorhersagen
predict {v} (to foretell or prophesy)  :: prophezeien
predictable {adj} (able to be predicted)  :: vorhersagbar, prädiktabel
prediction {n} (a statement about the future)  :: Voraussage {f}, Vorhersage {f}, Prophezeiung {f}
predictive text {n} (function on certain text messaging software)  :: Texterkennung {f}
predisposed {adj} (inclined)  :: geneigt, prädisponiert
predisposed {adj} (made susceptible)  :: empfänglich
predisposition {n} (the state of being predisposed)  :: Veranlagung {f}, Neigung {f}
predominantly {adv} (in a predominant manner)  :: vorwiegend, überwiegend
predominate {v}  :: vorherrschen
pre-ejaculate {n} (pre-ejaculate)  :: Lusttropfen {m}, Präejakulat {n}
preemie {n} (Premature baby)  :: Frühchen {n}
preeminent {adj} (exceeding others in quality or rank)  :: hervorragend, überragend, heraustragend
preemptive {adj} (so as to deter an anticipated unpleasant situation)  :: vorbeugend
preemptive {adj}  :: bevorzugt, präemptiv, vorbeugend
preemptive right {n} (right of shareholders to preempt dilution)  :: Vorkaufsrecht {s}
preemptive strike {n}  :: Praeventivschlag
preen {v} (to groom)  :: putzen
preen {v} (to show off)  :: sich brüsten
prefabricated {adj} (manufactured in advance)  :: vorgefertigt
preface {n} (beginning or introductory portion coming before the main text of a document or book)  :: Vorwort {n}, Vorrede {f}
prefect {n} (an official of ancient Rome)  :: Präfekt {m}
prefect {n} (the head of a department in France)  :: Präfekt {m}
prefecture {n} (The office of a prefect)  :: Präfektur {f}
prefecture {n} (The district governed by a prefect)  :: Präfektur {f}
prefer {v} (to favor)  :: vorziehen, bevorzugen, präferieren
preferable {adj} (Better than some other option)  :: bevorzugt
preferably {adv} (in preference)  :: vorzugsweise
preferans {n} (a card game)  :: Préférence {f}
preference {n} (card game) SEE: preferans  ::
preferences {n} (user-specified settings of parameters in computer software)  :: Einstellungen {f-p}
preferential {adj} (relating to preference)  :: vorrangig
prefix {n} (morpheme at the beginning of a word)  :: Präfix, Vorsilbe {f}
prefix {v} (put or fix before, or at the beginning of)  :: präfigieren [linguistics], mit einem Präfix versehen
prefixation {n} (addition of a prefix)  :: Präfigieren {n}, Präfigierung {f}, Präfixation {f}
pregnancy {n} (condition)  :: Schwangerschaft {f}
pregnant {adj} (fertile) SEE: fertile  ::
pregnant {adj} (carrying developing offspring within the body)  :: schwanger [of humans], trächtig [of animals]
pregnant {adj} (having many possibilities or implications)  :: bedeutungsvoll
preheat {v} (to heat something in preparation for further action, especially cooking)  :: vorheizen
prehensile {adj} (able to take hold of objects)  :: Greif- [prefix in compound nouns]
prehistorian {n} (student of or expert in prehistory)  :: Vorgeschichtler {m}, Vorgeschichtlerin {f}
prehistoric {adj} (of relating to the epoch before written record)  :: prähistorisch, vorgeschichtlich
prehistory {n} (history of human culture prior to written records)  :: Vorgeschichte {f}, Urgeschichte {f}
prehistory {n} (history of events leaving up to something)  :: Vorgeschichte {f}
preimage {n} (set containing exactly every member of the domain of a function such that the member is mapped by the function onto an element of a given subset of the codomain of the function)  :: Urbild {n}
preindustrial {adj} (before industry)  :: vorindustriell
prejudice {n} (adverse judgement formed beforehand)  :: Vorurteil {n}, Voreingenommenheit {f}
prejudice {n} (any preconceived opinion)  :: Vorurteil {n}
prejudiced {adj} (having prejudices)  :: befangen [law], voreingenommen, vorurteilsbehaftet
prejudicial {adj} (exhibiting prejudice or bias)  :: voreingenommen
prejudicial {adj} (causing harm or injury; detrimental, harmful or injurious)  :: abträglich
prelate {n} (clergyman)  :: Prälat {m}
preliminarily {adv} (in a preliminary manner)  :: vorläufig
preliminary {adj} (in preparation for the main matter)  :: vorläufig, vorbereitend
prelude {n} (short piece of music)  :: Präludium {n}, Vorspiel {n}
premarital {adj} (before one’s marriage)  :: vorehelich
premature ejaculation {n} (premature ejaculation)  :: vorzeitiger Samenerguss {m}
prematurely {adv} (in a premature manner)  :: vorschnell, zu früh
premeditate {v} (to meditate, consider, or plan beforehand)  :: vorsätzlich planen, vorher überlegen, im Vorhinein planen, im Vorhinein überlegen
premeditated {adj} (planned, considered or estimated in advance; deliberate)  :: vorsätzlich, mit Vorsatz, geplant, vorher überlegt
premier {n} (prime minister of a country) SEE: prime minister  ::
premier {n}  :: Ministerpräzident {m}
premiere {n} (first showing of a film, play or other form of entertainment)  :: Premiere {f}, Uraufführung {f}, Erstaufführung {f}
premiere {v} ((intransitive) of a film or play, to play for the first time)  :: uraufführen
Premier League {prop} (division)  :: Premier League {f}
première {n} (premiere) SEE: premiere  ::
première danseuse {n} (lead female dancer) SEE: prima ballerina  ::
premise {n} (proposition antecedently supposed or proved)  :: Prämisse {f}, Voraussetzung {f}
premise {n} (piece of real estate)  :: Lokal {n}, Räumlichkeiten {f-p}, Lokalität {f}
premises {n} (land, and all the built structures on it, considered as a single place)  :: Lokal {n}, Räumlichkeiten {f-p}
premodern {adj} (predating the modern era)  :: vormodern, prämodern [uncommon]
premolar {n} (tooth)  :: Prämolar {m}, Vormahlzahn {m}
premonetary {adj}  :: prämonetär
premonition {n} (strong intuition)  :: Vorahnung {f}
prenatal {adj} (being or happening before birth)  :: pränatal, präpartal
prenominal {adj}  :: präsubstantivisch, pränominal
prenuptial agreement {n} (document stating legal claims upon a divorce)  :: Ehevertrag {m}
preoccupied {adj} (concerned with something else, distracted)  :: gedankenverloren, in Gedanken woanders, tief beschäftigt
preoperative {adj} (happening before surgery)  :: präoperativ
preorder {v} (to order in advance)  :: vorbestellen
preorder {n} (order in advance)  :: Vorbestellung {f}
preorder {n} (binary relation)  :: Präordnung {f}
Prešov {prop} (City in Slovakia)  :: Prešov, Eperies, Preschau
prep {n} (homework) SEE: homework  ::
prep {n} (preparation) SEE: preparation  ::
prepaid {adj} (paid for in advance)  :: vorausbezahlt
preparation {n} (act)  :: Vorbereitung {f}
preparatory {adj} (of or pertaining to preparation)  :: vorbereitend
prepare {v} (to make ready for a specific future purpose)  :: vorbereiten
prepare {v} (to make ready for eating or drinking)  :: zubereiten
prepared {adj} (willing)  :: bereit
prepayment {n} (payment in advance)  :: Vorauszahlung {f}
prepend {v} (to attach (an expression, phrase, etc.) to another, as a prefix)  :: vorhängen / vor ein Wort hängen
preponderance {n} (state of being preponderant)  :: Präponderanz {f}
preposition {n} (grammar: a type of word like "of, from, for, by")  :: Präposition {f}, Verhältniswort, Vorwort, Lagewort
prepositional {adj} (of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a preposition)  :: präpositional, vorwörtlich
prepositional {n} (the prepositional case) SEE: prepositional case  ::