LanguageMate | Hinweis | German - English (British) - Dictionary
Home/Dictionaries/German - English (British)/Hinweis

German - English (British) translations for "Hinweis"

"Hinweis" German translation





Part of speech





This is is an experimental feature. Please report any issues.

Meaning: hint

Kannst du mir einen Hinweis geben, wie ich das Problem lösen kann?

Can you give me a hint on how to solve the problem?

Meaning: indication

Die rote Ampel ist ein Hinweis darauf, dass man anhalten muss.

The red traffic light is an indication that one must stop.

Meaning: clue

Die Spuren am Tatort könnten ein wichtiger Hinweis für die Ermittler sein.

The traces at the crime scene could be an important clue for the investigators.

Meaning: reference

In dem Buch gibt es einen Hinweis auf eine weiterführende Literaturquelle.

The book contains a reference to a further literature source.

Meaning: advice

Ich habe einen guten Hinweis bekommen, wie man besser schlafen kann.

I received good advice on how to sleep better.


This is is an experimental feature. Please report any issues.

A1: Kannst du mir einen Hinweis geben?

Can you give me a hint?

A1: Ich habe einen Hinweis gefunden.

I found a clue.

A1: Der Lehrer hat uns einen Hinweis gegeben.

The teacher gave us a tip.

B1: Ich habe einen Hinweis auf den Täter gefunden.

I found a clue about the perpetrator.

B1: Die Polizei hat den Hinweis überprüft.

The police checked the tip.

B1: Sie hat mir einen Hinweis gegeben, wie ich das Problem lösen kann.

She gave me a hint on how to solve the problem.

C1: Der Hinweis führte die Ermittler zur Lösung des Rätsels.

The clue led the investigators to the solution of the mystery.

C1: Es gibt keinen eindeutigen Hinweis auf seine Schuld.

There is no clear evidence of his guilt.

C1: Der Brief enthält wichtige Hinweise für die zukünftige Planung.

The letter contains important indications for future planning.

Advanced Description

This is is an experimental feature. Please report any issues.

The German noun 'Hinweis' can be translated to English as 'hint' or 'indication'. It is derived from the verb 'hinweisen', which means 'to point out' or 'to indicate'.

A 'Hinweis' is a piece of information or a clue that helps someone understand or find something. It can be a subtle suggestion, an indication of a possible solution, or a tip for further investigation.

In everyday life, 'Hinweis' can refer to any kind of advice, instruction, or guidance that assists in solving a problem or reaching a goal. It is commonly used in various contexts, such as puzzles, investigations, directions, or troubleshooting.

View all German wordsView other German Nouns