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Detailed Translations for essay from English to German


essay [the ~] noun

  1. the essay (paper; lecture)
    die Abfassung; der Artikel; der Essay

Translation Matrix for essay:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Abfassung essay; lecture; paper list; schedule; table
Artikel essay; lecture; paper article; articles; fragment; gadget; good; goods; item; little bit; matter; merchandise; object; particle; piece; produce; section; section of the law; stuff; thing; ware; wares
Essay essay; lecture; paper
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- assay; attempt; examine; prove; seek; test; try; try out
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Artikel article; item; post

Related Words for "essay":

  • essays

Synonyms for "essay":

Related Definitions for "essay":

  1. a tentative attempt1
  2. an analytic or interpretive literary composition1
  3. make an effort or attempt1
    • The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps1
  4. put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to1

Wiktionary Translations for essay:

  1. an attempt
  2. written composition
  1. veraltet: deutsches Synonym für Essay
  2. Literatur: geistreiche, allgemein verständliche, gewöhnlich kurze Abhandlung, die das Thema oft aus dem Blickwinkel des Autors darstellt
  3. kurze schriftliche Abhandlung
  4. gründliche, schriftliche Behandlung, Darstellung eines Themas

Cross Translation:
essay These; Abschlussarbeit thèseproposition qu’on avancer avec l’intention de la défendre si elle attaquer.