begeistern

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

be- +‎ Geist +‎ -ern

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈɡaɪ̯stɐn/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

begeistern (weak, third-person singular present begeistert, past tense begeisterte, past participle begeistert, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to fill with enthusiasm, enthuse
  2. (reflexive) to be enthusiastic, enthuse (about something: für + accusative)

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