BEOLINGUS
Dictionary - TU Chemnitz

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alt werden; altern {vi} to age

alternd aging; ageing [listen] [listen]

altert ages [listen]

Altern {n} ageing [Br.]; aging [Am.]; the aging-process [listen] [listen]

altern; alt werden {vi} to grow old

alternd; alt werdend growing old

gealtert; alt geworden grown old

altert grows old

alterte grew old

etw. (aus)reifen lassen; altern lassen {vt} [agr.] to mature sth.; to leave/allow sth. to mature

reifen lassend; altern lassend maturing; leaving/allowing to mature [listen]

reifen lassen; altern lassen matured; left/allowed to mature [listen] [listen]

Einige Biere lässt man in der Flasche reifen. Some beers are matured in the bottle.

jdn./etw. altern lassen {vt} (Sache) to age sb./sth. (matter)

Das jahrelange Rauchen und Trinken haben ihn vorzeitig altern lassen. All the years of smoking and drinking have aged him prematurely.

Übermäßige Sonneneinwirkung lässt die Haut altern. Excessiv exposure to the sun will age your skin.

ausreifen; reifen; ablagern {vi} (durch Altern besser werden) [agr.] [cook.] to mature; to age [listen]

ausreifend; reifend; ablagernd maturing; aging [listen]

ausgereift; gereift; abgelagert matured; aged [listen] [listen]