German Dictionary

Translation of statt

statt instead of

Translation by Vocabulix


Sample sentences:
Die Lieferung des Düngemittels fand gerade noch zur rechten Zeit statt.

The delivery of the fertilizer was just in time.
Mehr als Tausend Leute nahmen an der Beerdigung der bekannten Person statt. More than a thousand people attended the funeral of the famous person.
Dieses Jahr findet die US-Präsidentenwahl statt. This year the US presidential election will take place.
statt dessen, dafür instead
Statt... Instead of(+-ing-Form)
anstelle von, statt instead of

Today the spring really showed itself. It was over eighteen degrees and people started wearing nice and with T-shirts. Snow has melted and the temperature is steady. I can't wait for the summer.
I am happy that you are satisfied with your results! Of course I will come again. However, next time I would like to speak to each of the professors in advance to see what their need is.
In order to get to this hidden lake one would have to row beneath a cave. On the other side of the cave the five of us were alone. The lake was surrounded by limestone mountains covered with tropical trees.