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zum

  
contr  
     zu dem   
a      (räumlich)    geht es hier zum Bahnhof?      is this the way to the station?  
"Gasthof Zum Löwen"      "The Lion Inn"  
b      (mit Infinitiv)    zum Schwimmen gehen      to go swimming  
zum Essen gehen      to go and eat  
c      (Folge)    es ist zum Verrücktwerden/Weinen      it's enough to drive you mad   (esp Brit)  or crazy inf  /make you cry  
d      (Zweck)    dieses Gerät ist zum Messen des Blutdrucks      this apparatus is for measuring (the) blood pressure  
e      (in Verbindung mit vb siehe auch dort)    zum Spießbürger/Verräter werden      to become bourgeois/a traitor  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Zaum, zu, zumal, zumute

zum Besten exp.
for the best

Entry related to:beste

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
for example {or} instance
exp.
for the (third and) last time of asking
exp.
to sb's annoyance
exp.
excessively ; to excess
exp.
up(wards) toward(s) the light
exp.
such as
exp.
to join up ; to join the army
exp.
to go on the stage
exp.
to reach one's goal ; to attain one's end {or} goal
exp.
to go to a {or} the Greek restaurant
exp.
to go fishing
exp.
to everyone's delight
exp.
to break out ; to erupt ; to explode
exp.
to line up for roll call
exp.
to sound the departure ; to say it's time to go
[Lit.]
exp.
to set off to battle
exp.
to go/get {or} break into films {or} movies
exp.
to assert {or} show itself ; to reveal itself
[Fig.]
exp.
to fall in (ready) for the march-off
[Mil.]
exp.
to go to the races
exp.
to go for a morning/lunchtime drink
exp.
to be superstitious
exp.
to set off for the fishing grounds
exp.
to come up for air
exp.
to appeal for blood donors
exp.
to get ready {or} prepare to jump/start
exp.
incredibly boring
exp.
news reports
exp.
to be taken externally/internally

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