Detailed Translations for encounter from English to German


to encounter verb (encounters, encountered, encountering)

  1. to encounter (experience; feel)
    erfahren; erleben; wahrnehmen; durchmachen; feststellen; merken
    • erfahren verb (erfahre, erfährst, erfährt, erfuhr, erfuhrt, erfuhren)
    • erleben verb (erlebe, erlebst, erlebt, erlebte, erlebtet, erlebt)
    • wahrnehmen verb (nehme wahr, nimmst wahr, nimmt wahr, nahmt war, wahrgenommen)
    • durchmachen verb (mache durch, machst durch, macht durch, machte durch, machtet durch, durchgemacht)
    • feststellen verb (stelle fest, stellst fest, stellt fest, stellte fest, stelltet fest, festgestellt)
    • merken verb (merke, merkst, merkt, merkte, merktet, gemerkt)

Conjugations for encounter:

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

encounter [the ~] noun

  1. the encounter (meeting)
    die Begegnung; Treffen; die Zusammenkunft; Zusammentreffen

Translation Matrix for encounter:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Begegnung encounter; meeting assembly; conference; congress; gathering; meeting; symposium; treatment
Treffen encounter; meeting affecting; assembly; concerning; conference; congress; consultation; gathering; meeting; seminar; symposium; talks; touching
Zusammenkunft encounter; meeting assembly; conference; congress; consultation; gathering; meeting; seminar; symposium; talks
Zusammentreffen encounter; meeting assembly; conference; congress; consultation; gathering; meeting; seminar; symposium; talks
- brush; clash; coming upon; confrontation; face-off; meeting; showdown; skirmish
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
durchmachen encounter; experience; feel bear; endure; go on; go on partying; live through; stand; sustain
erfahren encounter; experience; feel anticipate; bear; discover; endure; experience; find out; sense; stand; sustain
erleben encounter; experience; feel bear; endure; experience; live through; stand; sustain
feststellen encounter; experience; feel affirm; ascertain; assert; attend; become aware of; check; check out; contend; demonstrate; determine; establish; feel; find; go through again; identify; investigate; notice; observe; perceive; see; sense; signal; trace; witness
merken encounter; experience; feel anticipate; brand; feel; get wind of; mark; mark with a cross; notice; observe; perceive; scent; see; sense; signal
wahrnehmen encounter; experience; feel anticipate; attend; become aware of; behold; feel; find; glance at; look at; notice; observe; perceive; see; see in; sense; signal; spectate; view; watch; witness
- bump; chance; come across; find; happen; meet; play; receive; run across; run into; see; take on
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- altercation; clash
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
erfahren able; adroit; capable; certified; competent; experienced; proficient; qualified; seasoned; skilful; skilled; skillful; trained

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Synonyms for "encounter":

Related Definitions for "encounter":

  1. a casual meeting with a person or thing1
  2. a minor short-term fight1
  3. a hostile disagreement face-to-face1
  4. a casual or unexpected convergence1
    • there was a brief encounter in the hallway1
  5. contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle1
  6. come together1
  7. come upon, as if by accident; meet with1
  8. be beset by1
  9. experience as a reaction1

Wiktionary Translations for encounter:

  1. unplanned meeting
  1. meet (someone) or find (something) unexpectedly
  1. Militär: kleine Kampfhandlung

Cross Translation:
encounter Treffen; Begegnung ontmoeting — het toevallige samenkomen
encounter Begegnung; Verhältnis; Zusammenhang; Eingang; Eintritt; Annahme; Aufnahme; Zusage; Entgegennahme; Empfang; Akzept abord — (vieilli) action d’arriver au bord, de toucher le rivage.
encounter treffen; erlangen; erzielen; reichen; erreichen; einholen; heranreichen; sich erstrecken; erwirken; durchsetzen atteindretoucher de loin au moyen d’un projectile.
encounter treffen; klopfen; schlagen; hauen; prügeln; ausklopfen; aufschlagen; aushämmern; schlagen gegen; prasseln gegen; peitschen gegen frapper — A TRIER
encounter gelangen; anlangen; erreichen; ankommen parvenir — Arriver à un point donné à la suite d’un déplacement. (Sens général)
encounter Begegnung; Treffen rencontre — action de rencontrer (sens général)
encounter antreffen; begegnen rencontrertrouver en chemin une personne ou une chose.
encounter auffinden repérermarquer, indiquer des repères.

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