kaputtreparieren

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From kaputt, “broken, out of order” and reparieren, “to repair”.

VerbEdit

kaputtreparieren (third-person singular simple present repariert kaputt, past tense reparierte kaputt, past participle kaputtrepariert, auxiliary haben)

  1. (colloquial) To break something in an attempt to repair it, typically after overestimating one’s own repair skills.

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Last modified on 5 June 2013, at 20:44