ausschalten

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

aus- +‎ schalten

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʔaʊ̯sʃaltn̩/, /ˈʔaʊ̯sʃaltən/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

ausschalten (weak, third-person singular present schaltet aus, past tense schaltete aus, past participle ausgeschaltet, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to turn off, to switch off, to power down, to disable (to stop a device or disable its function)
    Synonyms: ausmachen, ausstellen, abstellen, abschalten, deaktivieren
    Antonyms: einschalten, anmachen, anstellen, anschalten, anschmeißen, aktivieren
    1. (figuratively, euphemistic) to kill, to terminate, to take out

Conjugation[edit]

Further reading[edit]