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Translation of "drift" - English-German dictionary

drift

noun /drift/
a heap of something driven together, especially snow das Treiben His car stuck in a snowdrift.
the direction in which something is going; the general meaning die Richtung I couldn’t hear you clearly, but I did catch the drift of what you said.
drifter noun
a fishing-boat that uses a net which floats near the surface of the water. das Treibnetz-Fischerboot
a person who drifts. ziellose Person
driftwood noun
wood floating on or cast up on the shore by the sea das Treibholz We made a fire with driftwood.
(Definition of drift from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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