German Dictionary

Translation of greifen

greifen to grab    ; to grasp    ; to grip    ; to reach    

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Sample sentences:
Während der Maniküre griffen die Nagellackdämpfe ihre Lunge an.

During the manicure, the fumes of the nail polish attacked her lungs.
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 Waffenstillstand hielt drei Tage, dann griffen die Rebellen erneut an. The truce lasted for three days, then the rebels attacked again.

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I even put on my Poncho, a plastic rain coat, in order to protect myself from the aircon-breeze. Somehow I managed to fall asleep and woke up at around six in the morning when we approach Palenque.
We walked by waterfalls and rivers, but the water was too cold to swimm in. The hike made us tired and we were in the valley, which meant that we had to climb up again. The climb was difficult.
Most common translations: gestrig    gelähmt    fürchterlich    freigeben    fettig    explizit    erschallen    enzyklopädisch    empören    einschenken   

German VerbsPresentPast  
Conjugation of greifen
greife  greifst  greift  greifen  greift  greifen  griff  griffst  griff  griffen  grifft  griffen     
English Verbs    
Conjugation of grab   [ grabbed, grabbed ]
Conjugation of grasp   [ grasped, grasped ]
Conjugation of grip   [ gripped, gripped ]
Conjugation of reach   [ reached, reached ]