Detailed Translations for nail from English to German


nail [the ~] noun

  1. the nail
    – a thin pointed piece of metal that is hammered into materials as a fastener 1
    der Nagel

to nail verb (nails, nailed, nailing)

  1. to nail (hammer; spike; nail down; drive in nails)
    – attach something somewhere by means of nails 1
    hämmern; tischlern; nageln; einhämmern; schlagen; annageln; festnageln; Nägel einschlagen
    • hämmern verb (hämmre, hämmerst, hämmert, hämmerte, hämmertet, gehämmert)
    • tischlern verb (tischlere, tischlerst, tischlert, tischlerte, tischlertet, getischlert)
    • nageln verb (nagele, nagelst, nagelt, nagelte, nageltet, genagelt)
    • einhämmern verb (hämmere ein, hämmerst ein, hämmert ein, hämmerte ein, hämmertet ein, eingehämmert)
    • schlagen verb (schlage, schlägst, schlägt, schlug, schlugt, geschlagen)
    • annageln verb (nagele an, nagelst an, nagelt an, nagelte an, nageltet an, angenagelt)
    • festnageln verb (nagle fest, nagelst fest, nagelt fest, nagelte fest, nageltet fest, festgenagelt)

Conjugations for nail:

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

Translation Matrix for nail:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Nagel nail peg; pin; plug
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Nägel einschlagen drive in nails; hammer; nail; nail down; spike
annageln drive in nails; hammer; nail; nail down; spike
einhämmern drive in nails; hammer; nail; nail down; spike carry on one's point; drive; drive piles; drum into a person's head; encode; get through; impress; imprint; instil; instill; nag; ram; stamp in
festnageln drive in nails; hammer; nail; nail down; spike take literally
hämmern drive in nails; hammer; nail; nail down; spike bang; brush against; bump against; call; drum; drum into a person's head; ground; hammer; hit; persevere; persist; pound; ring; slap; smack; spike; stamp in; thump; tinkle
nageln drive in nails; hammer; nail; nail down; spike
schlagen drive in nails; hammer; nail; nail down; spike affect; bang; batter; battle with; beat; belt; cleave; clip; combat; concern; contest; cut; drive; drive piles; fight; gain; hammer; hew through; hit; hit out hard; move; plonk; pluck strings; pound; punch; quarrel; ram; scrap; scuffle; slap; smack; smash; strike; thump; touch; turn cartwheels; win
tischlern drive in nails; hammer; nail; nail down; spike carve wood; work wood
- ace; apprehend; arrest; blast; boom; breeze through; collar; complete; cop; nab; nail down; pass with flying colors; peg; pick up; pinpoint; sail through; smash; sweep through
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- nail firmly; spike

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Synonyms for "nail":

Related Definitions for "nail":

  1. a thin pointed piece of metal that is hammered into materials as a fastener1
    • The carpenter used finishing nails on the floor.2
    • She used a nail to hang the picture on the wall.2
  2. horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits1
  3. a former unit of length for cloth equal to 1/16 of a yard1
  4. complete a pass1
  5. take into custody1
    • He was nailed for extortion.2
  6. attach something somewhere by means of nails1
    • nail the board onto the wall1
  7. hit hard1
    • He nailed the ball.2
  8. locate exactly1
    • The chemists could not nail the identity of the chromosome1
  9. succeed at easily1
    • She nailed her astrophysics course1
  10. succeed in obtaining a position1
    • He nailed down a spot at Harvard1

Wiktionary Translations for nail:

  1. engage in sexual intercourse
  2. catch
  3. employ a nail as a fastener
  1. spike-shaped metal fastener used for joining wood or similar materials
  2. on fingers and toes
  1. einen Nagel in etwas eintreiben, einhämmern
  2. vulgär: eine Frau beschlafen
  1. spitzer Metallstift zum Fixieren oder Aufhängen von Gegenständen
  2. Anatomie: Horngebilde, bestehend aus mehreren übereinander geschichteten Keratinplatten an Fingern und Fußzehen
  3. gewölbte, durchscheinende Keratinplatte auf der Oberseite der Fingerspitze

Cross Translation:
nail nageln vastspijkeren — met spijkers bevestigen
nail Stift; Nagel nagel — spijker
nail Nagel nagel — aan vingers en tenen
nail Nagel clou — Tige rigide, courte et pointue
nail nageln clouer — Fixer avec des clous
nail bumsen; ficken; nageln; pimpern; vögeln enculer — Posséder charnellement
nail bumsen; ficken; vögeln niquer — Faire l’amour
nail Nagel ongle — anatomie|fr lame dure, cornée, translucide, qui revêtir le dessus du bout des doigts et des orteils.

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