begeistert

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Geist (ghost, spirit). Cognate with Dutch begeesterd.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈɡaɪ̯stɐt/
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ParticipleEdit

begeistert

  1. past participle of begeistern

AdjectiveEdit

begeistert (strong nominative masculine singular begeisterter, comparative begeisterter, superlative am begeistertsten)

  1. enthusiastic
  2. delighted [+ von (object) = with]

DeclensionEdit

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VerbEdit

begeistert

  1. inflection of begeistern:
    1. third-person singular present
    2. second-person plural present
    3. plural imperative

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