There are some spam issues in the comments, so I had to disable comment editing for a short time. It'll be back once the spam bots are gone. FYI... they leave a comment with "great" and then edit in the spam stuff later, to get around the filter.

verschlingen

(ver verb)

Meanings

1.
to gulp down, to gobble up
(To eat something really fast and with "greed". )
2.
to consume
(Same idea as before but figuratively for resources. )
3.
to intertwine
(Only for two long objects that are intertwined. Rarely used in this sense, except as an adjective "verschlungen". )

Word Family tap to show/hide

Root: unknown (or not yet entered)
There are no relatives to show for this one

Questions and Comments tap to show/hide

🗨
Subscribe
Notify of
guest

0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments


Never miss out!

Join over 20.000 German learners and get my epic newsletter whenever I post a new article :)

We don’t spam! Read our privacy policy for more info.