trocken translation | German-English dictionary

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1       adj  
a    dry  
[Gebiet]   arid form  , dry  
[Gedeck]   without wine etc  
inf   [Alkoholiker]   dry, off the bottle, on the wagon inf     
trockener Dunst        (Met)   haze  
trocken werden      to dry  
[Brot]   to go or get or become dry  
noch trocken nach Hause kommen      to get home dry or without getting wet  
ins Trockene kommen/gehen      to come/go into the dry   (esp Brit)  or out of the rain  
im Trockenen sein      to be somewhere dry or sheltered  
trockenen Auges      liter   dry-eyed  
trockenen Fußes      liter   without getting one's feet wet  
trocken Brot essen      liter   to eat dry bread  
auf dem Trockenen sitzen      inf   to be in a tight spot inf  or in difficulties  
b    (=langweilig)   dry
c    (=herb)   [Sekt, Sherry]   dry
d      (fig)   [Humor, Art etc]   dry
2       adv   [aufbewahren, lagern]   in a dry place  
das Schiff liegt trocken      the ship is high and dry  
sich trocken rasieren      to use an electric razor  
die Haare trocken schneiden      to cut one's/sb's hair dry  
die Gäste trocken sitzen lassen      to leave one's guests without a drink  

Nass-Trocken-Rasierer   Nass-Tro•cken-Ra•sie•rer      m   wet/dry shaver
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
trocken werden exp.
to dry ; to go {or} get {or} become dry

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
to eat dry bread
to use an electric shaver ; to use an electric razor
to cut one's/sb's hair dry
to get home dry {or} without getting wet
to leave one's guests without a drink
the ship is high and dry
there wasn't a dry eye in the house ; everyone laughed till they cried
'trocken' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
trocken Brot
er saß bei Wasser und trocken Brot
er ist seit sechs Monaten sauber ; er ist seit sechs Monaten trocken ; er ist seit sechs Monaten clean
noch feucht {oder} noch nicht trocken hinter den Ohren sein
ihre Stimme klang hart und trocken
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