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Funktionstasche

English translation: multi-purpose bag

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04:29 Oct 29, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: Funktionstasche
Supermarket store purchasing order:
Non-food item - what use is something if it's not functional?
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English translation:multi-purpose bag
Explanation:
The Germans love to use "Funktions-" to mean something that is multi-purpose "Funktionsweste, -hose, etc.".

Source: own experience
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Alison Schwitzgebel
France
Local time: 01:10
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4 +1multi-purpose bag
Alison Schwitzgebel


  

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28 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
multi-purpose bag


Explanation:
The Germans love to use "Funktions-" to mean something that is multi-purpose "Funktionsweste, -hose, etc.".

Source: own experience

Alison Schwitzgebel
France
Local time: 01:10
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 3409

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agree  Daniela Mühling: or all purpose bag
39 mins
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