einfädeln

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ein- +‎ fädeln

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈaɪ̯nˌfɛːdl̩n] (standard; used naturally in western Germany and Switzerland)
  • IPA(key): [ˈaɪ̯nˌfeːdl̩n] (overall more common; particularly northern and eastern regions)
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ein‧fä‧deln

Verb[edit]

einfädeln (third-person singular simple present fädelt ein, past tense fädelte ein, past participle eingefädelt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to thread
  2. (idiomatic, figuratively) to contrive, orchestrate

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