belasten

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch belasten. Equivalent to be- +‎ last +‎ -en.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈlɑstə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: be‧las‧ten
  • Rhymes: -ɑstən

VerbEdit

belasten

  1. (transitive) to burden, to encumber
  2. (transitive) to charge (e.g. taxes), to tax or levy
  3. (transitive) to charge, to order, to invest [+ met (with)]
  4. (transitive) to incriminate, to charge

InflectionEdit

Inflection of belasten (weak, prefixed)
infinitive belasten
past singular belastte
past participle belast
infinitive belasten
gerund belasten n
present tense past tense
1st person singular belast belastte
2nd person sing. (jij) belast belastte
2nd person sing. (u) belast belastte
2nd person sing. (gij) belast belastte
3rd person singular belast belastte
plural belasten belastten
subjunctive sing.1 belaste belastte
subjunctive plur.1 belasten belastten
imperative sing. belast
imperative plur.1 belast
participles belastend belast
1) Archaic.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Negerhollands: belast

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

be- +‎ Last +‎ -en

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈlastən/, [bəˈlastn̩]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: be‧las‧ten

VerbEdit

belasten (weak, third-person singular present belastet, past tense belastete, past participle belastet, auxiliary haben)

  1. to burden
  2. to incriminate
  3. (banking, of bank accounts) to debit, to charge

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • belasten” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • belasten” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • belasten” in Duden online
  • belasten” in OpenThesaurus.de