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deemoedigen

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From deemoed (humbleness)

VerbEdit

deemoedigen (past singular deemoedigde, past participle gedeemoedigd)

  1. (transitive) To humble

Usage notesEdit

This verb has a positive connotation, unlike vernederen (to humilate), verlagen (to lower, to bring down) and humiliëren (to humilate).

ConjugationEdit