German English Dictionary

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pflegen in English:

1. maintain


maintain relationhip
The prince says that the world will be saved by beauty! And I maintain that the reason he has such playful ideas is that he is in love.
To burn always with this hard, gem-like flame, to maintain this ecstasy, is success in life.
And at times when I became discouraged with trying to reconcile working and bringing up children, it was my husband who helped to maintain my determination.
And with all their charms they are not of a kind to maintain their influence over us for any length of time, when we know that they are nonentities.
Fathers and teachers, I ponder, "What is hell?" I maintain that it is the suffering of being unable to love.
It is important to maintain backward compatibility with software that was written to run on the former system.
All persons shall have full and free liberty of religious opinion; nor shall any be compelled to frequent or maintain any religious institution.
All social animals use some methods of communication to exchange information and to maintain an orderly community.
The precious results of democracy are the apple of the people's eye and the people will fight to maintain these ideals.
Although it does require effort and resources to maintain a neighborhood, the investment is quickly repaid.
Critics maintain that these reforms will lead to a decline in educational standards.
She's maintaining three kids. (Ona ma na utrzymaniu trójkę dzieci
Definition to maintain a piece of machinery means to keep it in good working order by checking it regularly and mending it as soon as anything goes wrong with it
in a handwritten system, accounts are maintained either in a bound book or a series of separate sheets of paper or card, each account occupying a separate page.

English word "pflegen"(maintain) occurs in sets:

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2. cultivate


This soil has never been cultivated.
You should cultivate the habit of getting up early.
We should cultivate our minds by reading good books.
All you have to do is to cultivate the ability to put yourself in the other fellow's place.
We cultivate rice.
to prepare and use land for growing crops and plants: The land was too rocky to cultivate.
If you cultivate good relationships at work, it can help you in the future.
Anyone can cultivate their interest in music.
You must cultivate your mind.
Picture books will cultivate the minds of children.
His mother tried to cultivate her son's interest in art.
Sports are effective to cultivate friendship.

English word "pflegen"(cultivate) occurs in sets:

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3. care for


We're trained to care for human beings.
I do care for you
Could I have water, please? I don't care for coffee, tea or juice.
Would you care for some tea?
Angie stopped working to care for her mother.
They care for the environment.

English word "pflegen"(care for) occurs in sets:

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