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Acht

  
[1]      f   , -, -en   eight  ,   (bei Fahrrad)    buckled wheel,   (beim Eislaufen etc)    figure (of) eight
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Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
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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"  

Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  

See also:

Acht, acht, Achte, Achat

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

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Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to take care ; to be careful ({auf} of) ; to pay attention ({auf} to)
exp.
at eight on the dot ; on the stroke of eight
exp.
in a week ; in a week's time
exp.
to score an eight
exp.
to be careful ; to take care ; to watch {or} look out
exp.
a week ago today
exp.
tomorrow week ; a week (from) tomorrow
exp.
to leave sth out of consideration ; to disregard sth
exp.
a week (from) yesterday
exp.
a week (ago) yesterday ; yesterday week
exp.
to keep an eye on sb/sth ; to look after sb/sth
exp.
eight kilometres {or} kilometers away
in acht Kilometern Entfernung
exp.
one week after sight
exp.
it's eight bells
exp.
a week today/tomorrow ; today/tomorrow week
exp.
to pay no attention {or} heed whatsoever to sth ; not to heed sth
exp.
to be doubly careful
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.
Acht geben ; aufpassen
exp.
heute in acht Tagen
[UK]
exp.
etw außer Acht lassen
exp.
acht Stunden lang ununterbrochen
exp.
es ist acht Glas
exp.
Acht geben ; sich vorsehen
exp.
es waren mindestens acht da
exp.
zehn nach acht
[US]

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