anrufen translation | German-English dictionary



an+ru•fen, sep irreg  
1       vt  
a    (=zurufen)   to shout to,   (Telec)   to ring   (esp Brit)  , to phone, to call,   (Mil)  
to challenge  
darf ich dich anrufen?      can I give you a ring?   (esp Brit)  , can I call you?  
kann man Sie anrufen?      (=haben Sie Telefon?)   are you on the phone?  
b      (fig)   (=appellieren an)     ( um      for)   to appeal to  
[Gott]   to call on
2       vi  
inf   (=telefonieren)   to phone, to make a (phone) call/phone calls  
bei jdm anrufen      to phone sb  
kann man hier bei Ihnen anrufen?      can I make a (phone) call from here?  
ins Ausland/nach Amerika anrufen      to phone abroad/America  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Anruf, Anrufer, anrußen, anrauen

kann man Sie anrufen? exp.
are you on the phone?

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
can I give you a ring? ; can I call you?
he could at least have phoned me ; he could have phoned me at least ; at least he could have phoned me
can I make a (phone) call from here?
to phone sb
to call long distance
you only have {or} need to call ; you need only call
du brauchst nur anzurufen
to phone abroad/America
you should call home
'anrufen' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
jdn anrufen
jdn anrufen
jdn anrufen
Gott anrufen
Telefonnummern, die man zum Höchsttarif anrufen kann
jdn anrufen ; jdn (mit dem Summer) rufen
würden Sie im Büro {oder} das Büro anrufen und sagen ...
das Gericht anrufen
ich werde sie anrufen
eine ununterbrochene Flut von Anrufen
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"anrufen": examples and translations in context
Er sollte nicht mal seine Mutter anrufen. They even told him not to call his mother.
Vielleicht solltest du die Therapeutin anrufen. Uh, well, maybe you should call that shrink again.
Natürlich hättet ihr auch anrufen können. Of course you could have picked up a phone.
Übrigens: Du solltest Vater anrufen. By the way, I think you should phone daddy.
Er kann sogar magische Verbündete anrufen und kontrollieren. He is even capable of creating and controlling magical allies.
Du kannst deine Mutter immer anrufen. It's never too late to phone your mom.
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