German Dictionary

Translation of gelingen

gelingen to succeed    

Translation by Vocabulix


Sample sentences:
Es gelang dem Therapeuten, ihre selbstmörderischen Tendenzen zu zerstreuen.

The therapist succeeded in diffusing her suicidal tendencies.
Schließlich gelang es den Mädchen, den Welpen zu beruhigen. Finally, the girls succeeded in calming the puppy down.
gelingen; Erfolg haben (mit) to succeed; to succeed in
gelingen, folgen to succeed; (sa'ksi:d)
erfolg haben,gelingen to succeed

In the beginning it looked brutal but it worked. He brought my wallet back to me and asked me to count the bills in it. I was stunned and could not believe what just happened. He repeated his order.
In the following pages I would like to talk about a topic which should concern everyone of us. It is a delicate topic which has been present as long as human beings have existed and it will last forever.
We went to eat dinner at an Indian restaurant an my wife and I were afraid that it would turn our stomace upside down, just a day before we had to take the long train journey back to the capital.
Most common translations: für alle Fälle    frech    feststellen    exotisch    erreichen    entzückt    empfänglich    einsam    eigentlich    drucken   

German VerbsPresentPast  
Conjugation of gelingen
[bin gelungen]
gelinge  gelingst  gelingt  gelingen  gelingt  gelingen  gelang  gelangst  gelang  gelangen  gelangt  gelangen     
English Verbs    
Conjugation of succeed   [ succeeded, succeeded ]