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hab
     1. v. imperative singular of haben
     2. v. (colloquial) first-person singular present of haben
     haben
          1. v. to have; to possess, to own
          2. v. to have; to hold, to contain
          3. v. (auxiliary, with a past participle) to have forms the perfect and past perfect tense
          4. v. (reflexive, colloquial) to make a fuss
          5. v. (colloquial, with es) and m to be occupied with, to like
                Ich hab's nich so mit Hunden. - I'm not a great fan of dogs. (lit.: 'I don't have it that much with dogs.')
Ich
     1. n-n. (psychology) ego, the Ich
     2. n-n. self, me, him, etc.
           das wahre Ich - the real me
     3. pron. I
doch
     1. conj. though; yet; but; however; nevertheless
     2. conj. for all that; after all; but
     3. adv. after all; yet; however; nevertheless
     4. adv. really; just
     5. adv. (in response to a negative question or statement) yes; surely; really; on the contrary
           Das darfst du nicht sagen. — Doch, doch! —— “You can’t say that. — Yes, I can!”
           Du wirst nicht kommen? — Doch! —— “You won't come? — Oh, yes, I will!”
     6. adv. indicates proposal; why don't you/we
           Komm doch mal mit.
... doch nein!
doch ohne Bilder
schon
     1. adv. already (happening rather early, continuing rather long)
           Es ist erst 11 Uhr und schon über 30 Grad im Schatten. - It’s only 11 a.m. and already more than 30 degrees (C°) in the shade.
           Er ist schon seit drei Wochen krank. - He’s been sick for three weeks already.
     2. adv. before (at some time in the past; but: before a certain event)
           Ich erinnere mich, dass wir solche Fälle schon hatten. - I remember that we had such cases before.
     3. adv. expresses that an action has been completed; already (i, but more frequent); yet i, in questions
           Wir sind spät dran, aber diesen Stapel haben wir immerhin schon bearbeitet. - We’re running late, but at least we’ve (already) finished this pile.
           Hast du dir schon die Zähne geputzt? - Have you brushed your teeth yet?
     4. adv. (modal particle) expresses a weighing of arguments, contrast between two statements, partial agreement, concession; admittedly; sure(ly); definitely; indeed
           Man sollte Kinder nicht bestrafen. — Man sollte Kinder schon bestrafen, nur eben sinnvoll. - One shouldn’t punish children. — One should definitely punish children, but wisely.
           Niedrige Steuern heben den Konsum. — Das ist schon richtig, aber... - Low taxes increase consumption. — That is admittedly true, but...
           Du merkst doch auch, dass ich Recht habe? — Ja, schon. - You do see I’m right, don’t you? — Yeah, sure.
     5. v. imperative singular of schonen
     6. v. (colloquial) first-person singular present of schonen
war es schon so dunkel
sie weinte schon beinahe
     schonen
          1. v. to spare
hör
doch
     1. conj. though; yet; but; however; nevertheless
     2. conj. for all that; after all; but
     3. adv. after all; yet; however; nevertheless
     4. adv. really; just
     5. adv. (in response to a negative question or statement) yes; surely; really; on the contrary
           Das darfst du nicht sagen. — Doch, doch! —— “You can’t say that. — Yes, I can!”
           Du wirst nicht kommen? — Doch! —— “You won't come? — Oh, yes, I will!”
     6. adv. indicates proposal; why don't you/we
           Komm doch mal mit.
... doch nein!
doch ohne Bilder
nur
     1. adv. only, just, merely, simply
           Nur reife Kirschen dürfen auf den Kuchen.
             Only ripe cherries may go on the cake.
           Du musst nur die Werte eingeben und den Rest macht der Computer.
             You just have to enter the values and the computer will do the rest.
     2. adv. ever; at all
           Ich helfe dir, wo ich nur kann.
             I’ll help you wherever I can.
     3. adv. however, though
           Wir könnten es versuchen. Nur wären die Risiken sehr hoch.
             We could try. The risks would be very high, however.
     4. conj. (chiefly colloquial) but
           Ich wär auf jeden Fall dabei, nur ich hab echt keine Zeit.
             I’d definitely come along, but I really don’t have the time.
seht nur
nur um ihn zu streicheln
meinen
     1. v. to think (to be of the opinion)
     2. v. to mean, to signify
     3. v. to mean, to intend
     4. v. (colloquial) to say
     5. pron. (possessive) accusative singular masculine of mein
     6. pron. (possessive) dative plural of mein
neuen
     1. adj. inflected form of neu
     neu
          1. adj. new
                neue Mode — new fashion
                neueste Mode — latest fashion, latest style
                was gibt's Neues? — what's the latest news?
                etwas neu machen — to renovate
          2. adj. modern, recent, latest
                die neue Geschichte — modern history, recent history
Song
     1. n-m. (esp. pop music, colloquial) song
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