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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.
good enough to eat
[Fig.]
exp.
for the (third and) last time of asking
exp.
to sb's annoyance
exp.
full to bursting
exp.
such as
exp.
unit furniture
exp.
to become a ballet dancer
exp.
to sound the charge
[Mil.];[Fig.]
exp.
to be up for settlement
exp.
to break out ; to erupt ; to explode
exp.
to set off to battle
exp.
to sound the departure ; to say it's time to go
[Lit.]
exp.
to go to (Holy) Communion
exp.
to line up for roll call
exp.
grassroots politics
exp.
to be settled {or} decided
exp.
iron-on patches
exp.
to look frightening ; to look frightening {or} terrifying
exp.
to go over to the attack ; to take the offensive
exp.
to fall in (ready) for the march-off
[Mil.]
exp.
to climb (up) to the summit
exp.
to be superstitious
exp.
to prepare for a counterattack ; to prepare to retaliate
[Lit.];[Fig.]
exp.
to come up for air
exp.
call for a strike/for negotiations
exp.
incredibly boring
exp.
to get ready {or} prepare to jump/start
exp.
to be promoted to manager
exp.
to rise to be head of department

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