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Translation of "train" - English-German dictionary

train

verb /trein/
to prepare, be prepared, or prepare oneself, through instruction, practice, exercise etc, for a sport, job, profession etc ausbilden I was trained as a teacher The racehorse was trained by my uncle. to point or aim (a gun, telescope etc) in a particular direction richten He trained the gun on/at the soldiers. to make (a tree, plant etc) grow in a particular direction ziehen You could train the plant up the trellis. trained adjective (negative untrained) having had teaching ausgebildet She’s a trained nurse a well-trained dog. trainee noun a person who is being trained der/die Auszubildende; Ausbildungs-… He’s a trainee with an industrial firm (also adjective) a trainee teacher. trainer noun a person who prepares people or animals for sport, a race etc der/die Ausbilder/(in) a personal trainer. an aircraft used for training pilots. das Schulflugzeug training noun preparation for a sport das Training He has gone into training for the race. the process of learning (the practical side of) a job die Ausbildung It takes many years of training to be a doctor.
(Definition of train from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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