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schwitzen

See also: Schwitzen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German sweizzen, from Proto-Germanic *swait- (English sweat), from Proto-Indo-European *swoyd- (to sweat), *sweyd-. Cognate to Dutch zweten, Danish svede, English sweat.

VerbEdit

schwitzen (third-person singular simple present schwitzt, past tense schwitzte, past participle geschwitzt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive or intransitive) to sweat; to perspire
  2. (intransitive, figuratively) to work

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