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darum

  
da•rum      adv  
a      (räumlich)    (a)round that/it/him/her/them  
darum herum      (a)round about (it/him/her/them)  
darum, wo ...      (a)round where ...  
b    (=um diese Angelegenheit)     (in Verbindung mit n, vb siehe auch dort)    es geht darum, dass ...      the thing is that ...  
darum geht es gar nicht      that isn't the point  
darum geht es      that is what it is about, that's it  
darum geht es mir      that's my point  
darum geht es mir nicht      that's not the point for me  
es geht mir darum, Ihnen das klarzumachen      I'm trying to make it clear to you  
wir kommen leider nicht darum herum, die Preise heraufzusetzen      unfortunately we cannot avoid raising prices  
wir wollen nicht lange darum herumreden      we don't want to spend a long time talking around the subject  
ich gäbe viel darum, die Wahrheit zu erfahren      I would give a lot to learn the truth  
ich habe ihn schon ein paar Mal darum gebeten, aber ...      I've asked him a few times (for it/to do it), but ...  
könntest du ihn darum bitten, zu mir zu kommen?      could you ask him to come to me?  
sie haben sich darum gestritten      they argued over it  
sie haben sich darum gestritten, wer ...      they argued over who ...  
c    liter   (=darüber, davon)   about that/it  
nur wenige wissen darum, wie ...      geh   few people know how ...  
d    (=deshalb)   that's why, because ...  
darum, dass or weil ...      because ...  
eben darum      that is exactly why  
ach darum!      so that's why!  
darum?      because of that?  
warum willst du nicht mitkommen? -- darum!      inf   why don't you want to come? -- (just) 'cos! inf     
er ist faul, aber darum nicht dumm      he's lazy but that doesn't mean he's stupid  
    drum  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Darm, drum, daherum, darumlegen

darum? exp.
because of that?

Entry related to:darum

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
so that's why!
exp.
(a)round about (it/him/her/them)
exp.
(a)round where ...
exp.
that is exactly why
exp.
that is what it is about ; that's it
exp.
that's my point
exp.
that's not the point for me ; that's not my point ; that doesn't matter to me
exp.
that isn't the point
exp.
they argued over it
exp.
the thing is that ...
exp.
to see to it that ...
exp.
to get out of {or} avoid doing sth
exp.
we don't want to spend a long time talking around the subject
exp.
I'd give a lot to ...
exp.
I'd be glad if you would ; if you wouldn't mind
exp.
I should be glad
exp.
not at all, I should be glad
exp.
I don't take much notice
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'darum' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
darum geht es
exp.
genau darum geht es
exp.
darum geht es nicht
exp.
darum geht es nicht
exp.
lass uns darum knobeln
exp.
darum ; deshalb ; deswegen
exp.
wenn ich darum bitten darf
exp.
darum würde ich alles geben
exp.
wir haben extra darum gebeten
exp.
kümmern Sie sich nicht darum!

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