in etwa



roughly, round about, approximately
(Can express a more general sense of “vague”. The "in" is optional technically, but it's better to have it there because otherwise, "etwa" can be misunderstood as expressing surprise.)

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Word of the Day - "ungefähr"

A quick look at the meaning of "ungefähr" and what estimates have to do with danger and driving.


ungefähr, die Gefahr, gefährlich, circa

Word of the Day - "etwa"

Most of you know that 'etwas' means 'something'. But German also has 'etwa' ohne 's' and it's actually kind of common. Today, we'll learn what it means.


etwa, in etwa, etwaig

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