German translation of 'cotton on'
intransitive verb(British, informal)
es kapieren (inf)
⇒ to cotton on to sth
etw checken (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'cotton on'
`Beecham Lazard,' she said, a whisper over the crumple of white cotton on the table.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
And a scrap of black cotton on the treasury tag fastening the boy's file that matched a fibre from the dead woman's neck.Forests of the Night
Tony lay on the comfortable bed, enjoying the feel of the cool white cotton on his body.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Translation of cotton on from the Collins English to German Dictionary