auftragen

Meanings

1.
to apply
(ONLY in the sense of smearing something onto something. Think of creme, lotion or paint.)
Opposite (closest): abtragen
2.
to serve
(ONLY in the sense of putting food on the table. Sounds a bit epic for daily life.)
3.
to give someone a task
("jemandem (Dat) etwas auftragen" - RARE! The common verb is "beauftragen")

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Vocab:

tragen, vertragen, ertragen, der Betrag, der Vertrag, der Auftrag, beauftragen, der Antrag, übertragen, träge, eintragen,...


Word Family

Root: *dhregh-

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