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erbrechen

See also: Erbrechen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

er- +‎ brechen

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛɐ̯ˈbʁɛçən/, [ɛɐ̯ˈbʁɛçən], [ɛɐ̯ˈbʁɛçn̩]

VerbEdit

erbrechen (class 4 strong, third-person singular simple present erbricht, past tense erbrach, past participle erbrochen, past subjunctive erbräche, auxiliary haben)

  1. (formal, reflexive) to vomit
    Er erbricht sich. — He is vomiting.
  2. (significantly less formal, transitive) to vomit something (out)
    Er erbricht Blut. — He is vomiting blood.
  3. (archaic, transitive) to break something open
    Sie erbrach den Brief. — She opened the letter.

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