German-English translation for "erraten"

"erraten" English translation

erraten
transitives Verb | transitive verb v/t <irregulär, unregelmäßig | irregularirr, kein ge-; h>

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  • guess
    erraten Rätsel, Plan, Gedanken, Absicht etc
    erraten Rätsel, Plan, Gedanken, Absicht etc
examples
examples
  • jemanden erraten
    selten to guess wherejemand | somebody sb is
    jemanden erraten
das lässt mich erraten, was passiert ist
that gives me an idea of what has happened
das lässt mich erraten, was passiert ist
seine Absichten sind unschwer zu erraten
it is easy to guess his intentions
seine Absichten sind unschwer zu erraten
I'll bet you can't guess what happened to me today.
Ich wette, du errätst nicht, was mir heute passiert ist!
Source: Tatoeba
You'll never guess what happened to me today.
Du errätst nie, was mir heute passiert ist.
Source: Tatoeba
But you know what it is? Can anybody guess what it is?
Aber wissen Sie, was es ist? Kann es jemand erraten?
Source: TED
Oh, by the way, just in case you weren't already guessing, it's calcium carbonate.
Ach, übrigens, falls Sie es noch nicht erraten haben, es ist Calciumcarbonat.
Source: TED
She said absolutely nothing, and yet I guessed it all.
Zwar sagte sie rein gar nichts, doch ich erriet alles.
Source: Tatoeba
I tried to guess her age.
Ich habe versucht, ihr Alter zu erraten.
Source: Tatoeba
You guessed it: world peace.
Sie haben es erraten: Frieden in der Welt.
Source: TED
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