English to German Meaning :: shrink

schrumpfen, schwinden, zurückgehen, einlaufen, abnehmen, kleiner werden, eingehen, sich zusammenziehen, zusammengehen, einlaufen lassen, eingehen lassen, zusammenlaufenIrrenarzt, Klapsdoktor, Seelenarzt
Shrink :
schrumpfen
- schrumpfenpreshrinkSchrumpfendeSchwindungSchrumpfung
 

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Noun(1) a physician who specializes in psychiatry
Verb(1) wither, as with a loss of moisture(2) draw back, as with fear or pain(3) reduce in size; reduce physically(4) become smaller or draw together(5) decrease in size, range, or extent

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(1) Some fabrics shrink or change shape when washed.(2) She squeezed his arms with what little energy remained in her frail body and went through all the mental exercises her shrink had suggested she put into practice when such episodes came about.(3) Technically, silk does not shrink like other fibers.(4) you should see a shrink(5) The other man is a shrink at a local psychiatric hospital.(6) Claire wanted to shrink back in fear, she never saw anyone look so upset.(7) Keep in mind the material might shrink slightly.(8) I found a shrink in the hospital who specialized in treating survivors of prostitution and pornography.(9) Then the shrink starts on about how at first they thought psychology was important but now things are changing.(10) Lela felt her face pale and her pupils shrink in fear, and she slowly put her project aside.(11) I don't shrink from my responsibilities(12) Will the market for printed Japanese materials shrink ?(13) While other big cities see their populations shrink , foreigners are moving in to the capital and boosting the population and it is changing the social and economic landscape.(14) I encouraged people not to shrink in fear and self-protection, but be unusually visionary and ethical.(15) So the central problem is that we will shrink the workforce at the same time that we increase the number of people out of the workforce.(16) Of course he also brought a determination to rebuild the U.S. Military, to cut taxes, to shrink the size of government and he went right to work to do all these things.
Related Words
(1) to shrink ::
schrumpfen
(2) shrink-wrap ::
Schrumpffolie
(3) shrink back ::
zurückschrumpfen
(4) shrink away ::
wegschrumpfen
(5) shrink from ::
Schrumpfen von
(6) shrink-wrapped ::
eingeschweißt
(7) non-shrink ::
nicht einlaufend
Synonyms
Noun
Verb
2. get smaller ::
kleiner werden
3. draw back ::
zurückweichen
4. recoil from ::
schrecken vor
5. shrivel ::
schrumpfen
6. reduce ::
reduzieren
7. quail ::
Wachtel
8. contract ::
Vertrag
Antonyms
1. balloon ::
Ballon
2. expand ::
erweitern
3. swell ::
anschwellen
Different Forms
preshrink, preshrinking, preshrinks, shrink, shrinkable, shrinkage, shrinking, shrinks
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I\'m going to the DMV tomorrow to get
my license changed before I shrink back.

I'm going to the DMV tomorrow to get my license changed before I SHRINK back.

The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 4


What, a shrink?
No, no, no.
Can\'t go down that road.

What, a SHRINK? No, no, no. Can't go down that road.

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 8


My shrink just
killed himself and...

My SHRINK just killed himself and...

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 15


I could be more happy.Tell it to your shrink, Karen.

I could be more happy.Tell it to your SHRINK, Karen.

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 17


I wonder what
a shrink would say
if he saw them.

I wonder what a SHRINK would say if he saw them.

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 10


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