umsonst

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

um- +‎ sonst, compare Danish omsonst.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

umsonst

  1. free of charge, gratis
    Synonyms: gratis, kostenlos, kostenfrei
  2. in vain, without success
    Synonyms: erfolglos
  3. for nothing; for the sake of doing it (without expecting reply)

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