drehen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German drāen (akin to Old Saxon thrāian), from Proto-Germanic *þrēaną. Cognate with Dutch draaien, English throw.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʁeːən/
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  • Rhymes: -eːən

Verb[edit]

drehen (third-person singular simple present dreht, past tense drehte, past participle gedreht, auxiliary haben)

  1. to turn, revolve, rotate, roll
  2. (cinematography) to shoot
  3. to veer
  4. to shape with a lathe

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