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warum

  
wa•rum      interrog adv   why  
warum nicht?      why not?  
warum nicht gleich so!      that's better  
nach dem Warum fragen      to ask why  
das Warum und Weshalb      the whys and wherefores  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
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warm, war, Warme, worum

! WARUM n.
WHY

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
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why not?
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why me of all people?
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why not?
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to ask why
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why so proud? ; don't you know me any more?
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(and) why not? ; why not indeed?
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why that of all things?
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the whys and wherefores
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why today of all days?
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why was it not done?
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why didn't you say/do that in the first place?
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that's better
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why all the fuss?
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why in winter of all times?
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why in Venice of all places?
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why in God's name ...?
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and after all {or} anyway, why not?
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I really don't know why
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'warum' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
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warum denn so?
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warum diese Hektik?
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warum gerade ich?
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falls nicht, warum?
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warum sagst du das?
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warum denn so eilig?
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warum sagen Sie das?
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ich frag mich warum?
[Iron.]
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warum bellt der Hund?
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warum denn bloß nicht?
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"warum": examples and translations in context
La Geschichte der Übertragungsfaktoren und warum sind sie desconocidos. La history of the factors of transference and why are they desconocidos.
Und komplette Transparenz, warum Sie bestraft werden. And complete transparency as to why you're being punished.
Aber der eigentliche Grund warum ich hier sitze... warum alles so passiert ist, ist Marie. But the real reason I sit here now why everything happened this way is Marie.
Ich überlege, warum mich das nicht überrascht. I'm thinking why I'm not in the slightest bit surprised.
Ich verstehe nicht warum, Londo. I still don't understand why, Londo.
Annette, warum gehen wir nicht... Annette, why don't we all go over...
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