abarbeiten

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ab +‎ arbeiten

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈabˌaʁbaɪ̯tən/, [ˈʔapˌʔaʁbaɪ̯tən], [ˈʔapˌʔaʁbaɪ̯tn̩], [ˈʔapˌʔaʁbaɪ̯ʔn̩]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ab‧ar‧bei‧ten

Verb[edit]

abarbeiten (third-person singular simple present arbeitet ab, past tense arbeitete ab, past participle abgearbeitet, auxiliary haben)

  1. to work off (a debt, the items on a to-do list, etc); to resolve or take care of something by working
  2. to work hard, to slave away

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