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What is the German word for "Handshake"?

American English


der Händedruck

Are you wondering how to say "Handshake" in German ? "Handshake" is the equivalent to Der Händedruck in German, and I’m pretty sure you’ve heard it many times before already. It’s also good to know, that Die intime Zone means "Personal space" in German, as well as "Air kiss" is Der Luftkuss.
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Example sentences
American EnglishThey sealed their agreement with a handshake.
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