einpacken

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ein- +‎ packen

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʔaɪ̯nˌpakŋ̩/, /ˈʔaɪ̯nˌpakən/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

einpacken (weak, third-person singular present packt ein, past tense packte ein, past participle eingepackt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to wrap up; to pack up (a gift, etc.)
    • 2008, Fettes Brot (lyrics and music), “Bettina, zieh dir bitte etwas an [Bettina, please put on some clothes]”, in Strom und Drang [Electricity and Stress]:
      Bettina, pack deine Brüste ein.
      Bettina, wrap your breasts up.
  2. (transitive or reflexive) to dress warmly; to bundle up
    Es schneit, also pack dich ein.
    It's snowing so bundle up.

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Further reading[edit]

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