German Dictionary

Translation of festhalten in German-English

festhalten to detain    ; to hold tight

Translation by Vocabulix


Sample sentences:
Der Zoowärter musste den Reiher greifen und für die ärztlicher Untersuchung festhalten.

The zookeeper had to grab the heron and hold him for the medical examination.
Der Leder-BH wurde von silbernen Kettchen festgehalten. The leather bra was held up by silver chains.
festhalten an jemandem to cling to someone
behalten; aufbewahren; festhalten retain
etw. festhalten; etw. stauen to trap sth.

please look at the attachments and tell me if there is something missing. I did not want to send you brochures that are intended for the hardware market. The company has experience with all routers.
I slept in the jungle lodge. Dinner was really nice as there was only one restaurant were everybody gathered. My newly acquired friends invited me to join them for dinner and we had a great time.
We spent the entire day walking around the city, looking for gifts for our friends and for family back at home. It was a nice and relaxing last day. In the late afternoon, we decided to buy shoes.
Most common translations: evakuieren    ernstlich    entvölkern    eloquent    einmachen    ehrenamtlich    dressieren    desinteressiert    dabeihaben    blöd   

German VerbsPresentPast  
Conjugation of festhalten
halte fest  hältst fest  hält fest  halten fest  haltet fest  halten fest  hielt fest  hieltest fest  hielt fest  hielten fest  hieltet fest  hielten fest     
English Verbs    
Conjugation of detain   [ detained, detained ]