angeln

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See also: Angeln and ängeln

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See Angel. Compare Dutch hengelen, English angle.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaŋl̩n/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

angeln (weak, third-person singular present angelt, past tense angelte, past participle geangelt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (intransitive) to angle, to fish (with a fishing rod)
  2. (intransitive, figuratively) to fish (for something valuable or information)

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Further reading[edit]

  • angeln” in Duden online
  • angeln” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache