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German translation of “fan”

fan

noun /fӕn/
a flat instrument held in the hand and waved to direct a current of air across the face in hot weather
der Fächer
Ladies used to carry fans to keep themselves cool.
a mechanical instrument causing a current of air
der Ventilator
He has had a fan fitted in the kitchen for extracting smells.
(Definition of fan from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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