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The word "stimmt" can be used for two purposes: As an expression that something is true: "Ist 1 + 1 2? Das stimmt!" to give a waiter a tip "Waiter: Das macht dann 14.99€. You: "15€, dass stimmt schon." "Stimmt" is casual. The main usage is the first use case. The less casual translation for "stimmt" is "korrekt", but "korrekt" can be only be used to say ...


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Actually it’s simple for speakers of English, because there are simple, yet precise translations available: genau = exactly/precisely stimmt = correct/true The use cases in German may differ from the English language, but the meaning is very clear. Neither of them is an abbreviation of the other or a combination of both, as some comments state. ...



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