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Detailed Translations for believe from English to German


to believe verb (believes, believed, believing)

  1. to believe (believe in)
    glauben; annehmen; denken; schätzen
    • glauben verb (glaube, glaubst, glaubt, glaubte, glaubtet, geglaubt)
    • annehmen verb (nehme an, nimmst an, nimmt an, nahm an, nahmt an, angenommen)
    • denken verb (denke, denkst, denkt, dachte, dachtet, gedacht)
    • schätzen verb (schätze, schätzest, schätzt, schätzte, schätztet, geschätzt)

Conjugations for believe:

  1. believe
  2. believe
  3. believes
  4. believe
  5. believe
  6. believe
simple past
  1. believed
  2. believed
  3. believed
  4. believed
  5. believed
  6. believed
present perfect
  1. have believed
  2. have believed
  3. has believed
  4. have believed
  5. have believed
  6. have believed
past continuous
  1. was believing
  2. were believing
  3. was believing
  4. were believing
  5. were believing
  6. were believing
  1. shall believe
  2. will believe
  3. will believe
  4. shall believe
  5. will believe
  6. will believe
continuous present
  1. am believing
  2. are believing
  3. is believing
  4. are believing
  5. are believing
  6. are believing
  1. be believed
  2. be believed
  3. be believed
  4. be believed
  5. be believed
  6. be believed
  1. believe!
  2. let's believe!
  3. believed
  4. believing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for believe:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
annehmen believe; believe in accept; accept a gift; admit; adopt; aim at; answer; assert; collect; conjecture; contend; demonstrate; estimate; guess; introduce; make for; mean; postulate; presume; presuppose; put forward; raise; receive; speculate; strive; suppose; surmise; take
denken believe; believe in consider; presume; think; weigh up
glauben believe; believe in conjecture; estimate; guess; presume; speculate; suppose; surmise
schätzen believe; believe in accuse; advise; appreciate; assess; blame; calculate; commend higly; conjecture; consider; devise; discredit; esteem; esteem highly; estimate; extol; guess; have a high regard for; hold against; hold in great esteem; laud; postulate; praise; presume; presuppose; rebuke; reprimand; reproach; respect; speculate; suggest; suppose; surmise; think over; throw heaps of praise upon; value highly
- conceive; consider; think; trust
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- be of opinion; think

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Synonyms for "believe":

Antonyms for "believe":

  • disbelieve

Related Definitions for "believe":

  1. accept as true; take to be true1
    • I believed his report1
    • We didn't believe his stories from the War1
    • She believes in spirits1
  2. credit with veracity1
    • You cannot believe this man1
    • Should we believe a publication like the National Enquirer?1
  3. follow a credo; have a faith; be a believer1
    • When you hear his sermons, you will be able to believe, too1
  4. judge or regard; look upon; judge1
    • I believe her to be very smart1
  5. be confident about something1
    • I believe that he will come back from the war1

Wiktionary Translations for believe:

  1. to have religious faith; to believe in a greater truth
  2. to consider likely
  3. to accept as true
  4. to accept that someone is telling the truth (object: person)
  1. »etwas glauben«/»glauben, dass«; subjektiv:
  2. »jemandem glauben« (Dativ): sich auf jemanden vertrauensvoll verlassen
  3. religiös sein, an einen oder mehrere Gott glauben; in seinem Glauben überzeugt sein

Cross Translation:
believe glauben geloven — overtuigd zijn dat iets waar is
believe glauben; anerkennen; für richtig erkennen croiretenir pour véritable.
believe würdigen; hochschätzen; einschätzen estimer — Croire, conjecturer, présumer, penser.

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