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Ufer

  
U•fer      nt   , -s, -   (=Flussufer)   bank  
(=Seeufer)  
shore  
(=Küstenlinie)  
shoreline  
direkt am Ufer gelegen      right on the water's edge or waterfront  
etw ans Ufer spülen      to wash sth ashore  
der Fluss trat über die Ufer      the river broke or burst its banks  
das sichere or rettende Ufer erreichen      to reach dry land or terra firma  
zu neuen Ufern aufbrechen        (fig)   to try something completely new  
auf zu neuen Ufern!      on to pastures new!  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
! das Ufer(-) n.
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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
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to reach {or} gain the bank
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to wash sth ashore
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to wash sth (up) on to the bank
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right on the water's edge {or} waterfront
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over {or} across to the other bank
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to reach dry land {or} terra firma
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the boat was pushed away from {or} out from the shore so forcefully that ...
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the garden stretches {or} extends {or} goes right down to the riverbank
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the river overflowed its banks ; the river broke {or} burst its banks
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'Ufer' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
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als er am anderen Ufer ankam
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die Ruderer hielten auf das Ufer zu
the oarsmen pulled for {or} towards the shore
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der Fluss ist über die Ufer getreten
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der Fluss ist über die Ufer getreten
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sich über beide Seiten der Grenze/beide Ufer des Flusses erstrecken
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die Wellen rollten {oder} plätscherten an das Ufer
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"Ufer": examples and translations in context
Die pulsierende Fontäne am westlichen Ufer von oben gesehen. The pulsating fountsain at the western shore is seen from above.
Verfahren zur Beseitigung von insbesondere an ein Ufer angeschwemmtem, schwerflüchtigen Öl. Process for removing in particular viscous oil from a shore.
Das/die zu einem Oberflächengewässer gehörende(n) Ufer. The bank(s) associated to a surface water.
Konzentriert den ganzen Angriff auf das rechte Ufer. Concentrate the full attack on the right bank.
Der Fluss trat über seine Ufer. The river flowed over its banks.
In Afrika entstehen am Ufer des Nils die Pyramiden. In Africa, Great Pyramids arise on the banks of the Nile.
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