acht translation | German-English dictionary

Acht geben exp.
to take care ; to be careful ({auf} of) ; to pay attention ({auf} to)

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to take care ; to be careful ({auf} of) ; to pay attention ({auf} to)
exp.
to score an eight
exp.
in a week ; in a week's time
exp.
at eight on the dot ; on the stroke of eight
exp.
to be careful ; to take care ; to watch {or} look out
exp.
one week after sight
exp.
a week ago today
exp.
tomorrow week ; a week (from) tomorrow
exp.
a week (from) yesterday
exp.
to leave sth out of consideration ; to disregard sth
exp.
a week (ago) yesterday ; yesterday week
exp.
it's eight bells
exp.
to keep an eye on sb/sth ; to look after sb/sth
exp.
a week today/tomorrow ; today/tomorrow week
exp.
eight kilometres {or} kilometers away
in acht Kilometern Entfernung
exp.
to be doubly careful
exp.
to pay no attention {or} heed whatsoever to sth ; not to heed sth
exp.
the law degree (course) takes four years
exp.
a week/two weeks today/tomorrow
exp.
please come at eight
bitte kommen Sie genau um acht = please come at eight sharp
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'acht' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
Acht
figure of eight
exp.
gib Acht!
exp.
es ist acht Glas
exp.
heute in acht Tagen
[UK]
exp.
etw außer Acht lassen
exp.
Acht geben ; aufpassen
exp.
acht Stunden lang ununterbrochen
exp.
Acht geben ; sich vorsehen
exp.
zehn nach acht
[US]
exp.
ich komme ungefähr um acht
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acht

  
   num   eight  
für or auf acht Tage      for a week  
in acht Tagen      in a week, in a week's time  
heute/morgen in acht Tagen      a week today/tomorrow, today/tomorrow week  
heute vor acht Tagen war ich ...      a week ago today I was ...  
vor acht Tagen werden sie wohl nicht fertig sein      they won't be ready for a week at least  
    vier  


Acht   [1]      f   , -, -en   eight  ,   (bei Fahrrad)    buckled wheel,   (beim Eislaufen etc)    figure (of) eight
    Vier  
Acht   [2]      f  
sich in Acht nehmen      to be careful, to take care, to watch or look out  
etw außer Acht lassen      to leave sth out of consideration, to disregard sth  
etw außer aller Acht lassen      geh   to pay no attention or heed whatsoever to sth, not to heed sth  
Acht geben, Acht haben      geh   to take care, to be careful (auf    +acc   of)   (=aufmerksam sein)   to pay attention (auf    +acc   to)  
auf jdn/etw Acht geben      (=beaufsichtigen)   to keep an eye on sb/sth, to look after sb/sth  
wenn man im Straßenverkehr nur einen Augenblick nicht Acht gibt, ...      if your attention wanders for just a second in traffic ...  
"O Mensch, gib Acht!"      "O man, take heed"  
Acht   [3]      f   , -   no pl     (Hist)   outlawry, proscription  
jdn in Acht und Bann tun      to outlaw or proscribe sb     (Eccl)   to place sb under the ban     (fig)   to ostracize sb  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
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Acht, Acht, Acht, Achte


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