German translation of 'lending'
Example Sentences Including 'lending'
Sonia walked very fast, her suspense and anger lending lightness to her walk.Gwendolen
Touchstone must have thought so, too, because he took her hand, lending support.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Coastal ships docking at our town's minuscule port take turns lending Jill nautical manpower.The Tartan Ringers
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Word forms:lent, past tense, past participle
leihen (to sb jdm)
verleihen (to an +acc)
- (= give)
verleihen (to +dat)
⇒ to lend (one's) support to sb/sth
⇒ to lend a hand
- (= give)
- to lend oneself to sth (= be suitable)
sich für etw eignen
⇒ the programme (British) or program (US)doesn't really lend itself to radio
die Sendung ist eigentlich für den Hörfunk ungeeignet
Example Sentences Including 'lend'
Not long enough, though, for his silence to lend credence to her statement.The Scar
Marijke had kept her posted about everyone else's activities, and she'd been frustrated at her inability to lend a hand.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Find some schmuck and lend him twelve million at twenty per cent.Final Resort
Translation of lending from the Collins English to German Dictionary