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anschaffen  

an+schaf•fen, sep  
1       vt  
(sich $) etw anschaffen      dat   to get oneself sth   (=kaufen)   to buy sth  
sich ($) Kinder anschaffen      dat  
inf   to have children  
2       vi  
a      (Aus, S Ger)   to give orders  
jdm anschaffen      to order sb about, to give sb orders  
b    sl, durch Prostitution   anschaffen gehen      to be on the game inf     
für jdn anschaffen gehen      to go on the game for sb inf     
jdn anschaffen or zum Anschaffen schicken      to send sb out on the game inf     
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
anschaffen gehen exp.
to be on the game

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to get oneself sth ; to buy sth
sich etw anschaffen
exp.
to order sb about ; to give sb orders
exp.
to go on the game for sb
exp.
to send sb out on the game
exp.
to buy sth new
exp.
to have children
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'anschaffen' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
sich ein neues Auto anschaffen

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