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PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From af +‎ zetten.

VerbEdit

afzetten

  1. (transitive) to take off (an item of clothing)
    een hoed afzetten
    to take off a hat
  2. (transitive) to switch off (an electronic device)
  3. (transitive) to amputate
  4. (transitive) to demarcate, mark out with boundaries
  5. (transitive) to sell off (a property for example)
  6. (transitive) to close off, to barricade (a street)
  7. (transitive) to dethrone, to remove from office
  8. (transitive) to scam, to rip off
  9. (transitive) to sediment, to deposit

InflectionEdit

Inflection of afzetten (weak, separable)
infinitive afzetten
past singular zette af
past participle afgezet
infinitive afzetten
gerund afzetten n
verbal noun
main clause subordinate clause
present tense past tense present tense past tense
1st person singular zet af zette af afzet afzette
2nd person sing. (jij) zet af zette af afzet afzette
2nd person sing. (u) zet af zette af afzet afzette
2nd person sing. (gij) zet af zette af afzet afzette
3rd person singular zet af zette af afzet afzette
plural zetten af zetten af afzetten afzetten
subjunctive sing.1 zette af zette af afzette afzette
subjunctive plur.1 zetten af zetten af afzetten afzetten
imperative sing. zet af
imperative plur.1 zet af
participles afzettend afgezet
1) Archaic.

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