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probieren

  
pro•bie•ren     ( probiert    ptp  )
1       vt  
a    (=versuchen)   to try, to have a go   (Brit)  or try at  
(=prüfen)  
to try (out), to test  
probieren Sie es noch mal!      try (it) again!, have another go   (Brit)  or try!  
lass (es) mich mal probieren!      let me try!, let me have a go   (Brit)  or a try!  
b    (=kosten)   [Speisen, Getränke]   to try, to taste, to sample
c    (=proben)   to rehearse
2       vi  
a    (=versuchen)   to try, to have a go   (Brit)  or a try  
Kinder lernen durch Probieren      children learn by trial and error  
Probieren geht über Studieren        (Prov)    the proof of the pudding is in the eating   (Prov)     
b    (=kosten)   to have a taste, to try  
probier mal      try some, have a taste  
c    (=proben)   to rehearse
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
Probieren geht über Studieren exp.
the proof of the pudding is in the eating

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
let me try! ; let me have a go {or} a try!
lass es mich mal probieren!
exp.
try (it) again! ; have another go {or} try!
exp.
try our fine wines/food
exp.
to try one's luck
exp.
children learn by trial and error
exp.
to fly a kite
[Fig.]
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'probieren' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
etw probieren
exp.
etw probieren
exp.
Probieren geht über Studieren
[Fig.]
exp.
probieren Sie, ob ...
exp.
probieren Sie doch mal diesen Kuchen
exp.
die schmecken gut, probieren Sie mal
exp.
versuchen {oder} probieren, etw zu tun
exp.
(sich daran) versuchen, etw zu tun ; (es) probieren, etw zu tun
exp.
probieren Sie diese neue Methode einmal aus {oder} durch
exp.
probieren, wie weit man bei jdm gehen kann ; jdn provozieren
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"probieren": examples and translations in context
Ich müsste Rocky Road erst probieren. I'd have to try the rocky road before I decided.
Sie können bei Gelegenheit meine Martinelli probieren. If I get blocked again, I'll let you try my Martinelli.
Ich muss noch die lustigen Pillen probieren. But I never got to taste the Mitsubishi pills.
Ich habe sie hierher gebeten, um deine tollen Törtchen zu probieren. I invited her in to taste your amazing cupcakes.
Ich will ein anderes Programm probieren. I've found another program I want to try.
Man soll stets neue Sachen probieren. You can't be afraid to try new things.
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