auskommen

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

aus- +‎ kommen. For the western German sense compare Dutch uitkomen.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʔaʊ̯sˌkɔmən/
  • Hyphenation: aus‧kom‧men

VerbEdit

auskommen ‎(class 4 strong, third-person singular simple present kommt aus, past tense kam aus, past participle ausgekommen, past subjunctive käme aus, auxiliary sein)

  1. (+ mit) to get along with
    Ich komme gut mit meinen Kollegen aus.
    I get along quite well with my colleagues.
  2. (+ mit or ohne) to be able to get by on / without
    Wir kommen mit den Zutaten aus, die wir haben.
    We can get by on the ingredients we have.
    Sie kommt ohne Sport nicht aus.
    She can't do without sports.
  3. (regional, western Germany, chiefly Westphalia, + dative) to be fitting or convenient for
    Ich hätte Freitagmorgen was frei, wenn Ihnen das auskommt.
    I have a free space on Friday morning, if that is convenient for you.

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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From aus- ‎(out-) +‎ kommen ‎(to come).

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VerbEdit

auskommen ‎(past participle auskomm, auxiliary verb sinn)

  1. (intransitive) to manage, to get by

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