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False Friends: English vs. German

Below is a list of false cognates (false friends) between American English and German. Can you provide the correct meaning of these words in German?
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Last updated: June 14, 2021
First submittedJune 14, 2021
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English
German
Meaning in German
chef
chef
boss
caution
kaution
deposit
rent
rente
pension
hose
hose
pants / trousers
fabric
fabrik
factory
map
mappe
folder
tag
tag
day
brief
brief
letter
bald
bald
soon
gift
gift
poison
brand
brand
fire
rat
rat
advice / council
smoking
smoking
tuxedo
kind
kind
child
fart
fahrt
journey
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