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German - English (British) translations for "Schnur"

"Schnur" German translation





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Meaning: string

Ich habe die Schnur um den Baum gewickelt.

I wrapped the string around the tree.

Meaning: cord

Die Schnur ist zu kurz, um das Gerät anzuschließen.

The cord is too short to connect the device.

Meaning: rope

Wir haben eine dicke Schnur zum Klettern benutzt.

We used a thick rope for climbing.

Meaning: lace

Die Schuhe sind mit einer schönen Schnur verziert.

The shoes are decorated with a beautiful lace.

Meaning: wire

Die Schnur ist aus Metall und sehr stabil.

The wire is made of metal and very sturdy.


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A1: Ich habe eine Schnur zum Paket zubinden.

A1: I have a string to tie the package.

A1: Kannst du mir bitte die Schnur geben?

A1: Can you please give me the string?

A2: Die Schnur ist zu kurz, um das Regal zu befestigen.

A2: The string is too short to secure the shelf.

B1: Er hat die Schnur festgeknotet, damit sie nicht abrutscht.

B1: He tied the string tightly so it doesn't slip off.

B1: Wir werden die Schnur durch den Ring fädeln und dann verknoten.

B1: We will thread the string through the ring and then tie a knot.

B2: Sie hatte die Schnur bereits mehrmals gewickelt, als ich ankam.

B2: She had already wrapped the string several times when I arrived.

C1: Nachdem er die Schnur abgeschnitten hatte, begann er mit dem Nähen.

C1: After he cut the string, he started sewing.

C1: Die Schnur wird verwendet, um die beiden Enden miteinander zu verbinden.

C1: The string is used to connect the two ends together.

C2: Die Schnur wurde kunstvoll zu einer Schleife gebunden.

C2: The string was skillfully tied into a bow.

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The German noun 'Schnur' translates to 'string' in English. It refers to a thin and flexible cord or thread made of various materials, such as cotton, nylon, or silk. Schnur is commonly used for tying, fastening, or hanging objects together.

In everyday life, Schnur can be found in various forms and applications. It is often used for sewing, crafting, packaging, and household tasks. For example, it can be used to tie parcels, hang laundry on a clothesline, or create decorative elements.

Schnur is also frequently used in outdoor activities like camping and hiking. It can be used for setting up tents, securing gear, or creating makeshift clotheslines. Additionally, Schnur plays a role in musical instruments like guitars and violins, where it is used to tune the strings.

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