anstellen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

an- +‎ stellen

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʔanʃtɛln̩/, /ˈʔanʃtɛlən/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

anstellen (third-person singular simple present stellt an, past tense stellte an, past participle angestellt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (reflexive) to queue, to line up
  2. (transitive) to hire, to appoint
  3. (transitive) to enable, to turn on
    Antonyms: ausmachen, ausstellen, abstellen, abschalten
    Synonyms: anmachen, anschalten, einschalten, anschmeißen
  4. (colloquial, reflexive) to behave
  5. (colloquial, transitive) to perform

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