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funken

  
fun•ken  
1       vt   [Signal]   to radio  
SOS funken      to send out or radio an SOS  
2       vi  
a    (=senden)   to radio
b    (=Funken sprühen)   to give off or emit sparks, to spark     (fig)  
inf   (=funktionieren)   to work
3       vi   impers  
endlich hat es bei ihm gefunkt      inf   it finally clicked (with him) inf  , the light finally dawned (on him)  


Funken   Fun•ken      m   , -s, -       Funke  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Funken, funkeln, Funke, Fünkchen

Funken sprühen exp.
to spark ; to send out {or} emit sparks

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
giving off {or} emitting sparks ; lively ; flashing ; fiery
exp.
to send out {or} radio an SOS ; to put out an SOS
exp.
to strike sparks from {or} off a stone
exp.
sparks led to the hay catching fire
exp.
a ray of hope still glimmered within him
exp.
to work like mad {or} crazy
exp.
her eyes flashed
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'Funken' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
Funken schlagen
exp.
wenn die Funken anfangen zu fliegen
[Fig.]
exp.
funken {oder} über Funk durchgeben, dass alles in Ordnung ist
exp.
wenn er nur einen Funken {oder} für fünf Pfennig Verstand hätte
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"Funken": examples and translations in context
Ich hatte gehofft, dass vielleicht etwas davon den Funken entzündet. I was hoping maybe it would spark something.
Und die Funken der Rache entzündeten die Flammen der Schlacht. And the spark of vengeance ignited the flames ofbattle.
Funken und Lichtbogen gelten nicht als Flammen. Sparks and arcing shall not be considered as flames.
Ich sage dir, da waren definitiv Funken zwischen den beiden. There were definitely sparks between the two of them.
Die Funken, die wir versprühen. The sparks that we get one-on-one.
Das ... ist der Funken des Lebens. This... is the spark of life.
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