aufsetzen

Meanings

1.
to put on
(For glasses, hats and headphones. Also for figurative masks and smiles. Often used reflexively - "sich+Dat etwas aufsetzen".)
Opposite (closest): absetzen
2.
to draw up
(For official documents, like contracts and so on.)

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Vocab:

die Brille, aufsetzen, absetzen, die Sonnenbrille, die Klobrille,


Word Family

Root: *sed-

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