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Quitschgeräusche

English translation: squealing noises

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German term or phrase:Quietschgeräusche
English translation:squealing noises
Entered by: Maya Jurt
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12:37 Mar 29, 2002
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Quitschgeräusche
Refers to some noise an elevator car makes.
shewid
Sweden
Local time: 23:36
squealing noises
Explanation:
Quietschen
this is the word used when tires, cars, or people squeal.
If a door makes that noise, you would say "squeak" (you also can walk in squeaking shoes)
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Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 23:36
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Thanks for the help
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4 +1squealing noises
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squealing noises


Explanation:
Quietschen
this is the word used when tires, cars, or people squeal.
If a door makes that noise, you would say "squeak" (you also can walk in squeaking shoes)

Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 23:36
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 545
Grading comment
Thanks for the help

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