German translation of 'preferable'
- X is preferable to Y
X ist Y dat vorzuziehen
⇒ anything would be preferable to sharing a flat with Sophie
alles wäre besser, als mit Sophie zusammen wohnen zu müssen
⇒ it would be preferable to do it that way
es wäre besser, es so zu machen
⇒ infinitely preferable
Example Sentences Including 'preferable'
In this situation it was morally preferable to lie, every time.Desperadoes
And death was commonplace in an Arab's life, and sometimes preferable to the existence in which they found themselves.When the Apricots Bloom
Doing the washing-up was infinitely preferable to proximity to Tim.The Image of Laura
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Translation of preferable from the Collins English to German Dictionary