1 adj silly, stupid, foolish
(=lächerlich) stupid, silly, ridiculous
albernes Zeug (silly) nonsense
2 adv [klingen] silly
sich albern benehmen to act silly
(=Quatsch machen) to fool about (Brit) or around
albern fragen to ask a silly question
3 vi to fool about (Brit) or around
ich weiß, ich bin unwiderstehlich, alberte er I know I'm irresistible, he said jokingly
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