dronken

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdrɔŋ.kə(n)/
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  • Hyphenation: dron‧ken
  • Rhymes: -ɔŋkən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch dronken, from Old Dutch drunkan, from Proto-Germanic *drunkanaz.

AdjectiveEdit

dronken (comparative dronkener, superlative dronkenst)

  1. drunk, drunken, in a state of intoxication after drinking alcohol beverages
    Synonyms: zat, bezopen
InflectionEdit
Inflection of dronken
uninflected dronken
inflected dronken
comparative dronkener
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial dronken dronkener het dronkenst
het dronkenste
indefinite m./f. sing. dronken dronkener dronkenste
n. sing. dronken dronkener dronkenste
plural dronken dronkener dronkenste
definite dronken dronkener dronkenste
partitive dronkens dronkeners
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

dronken

  1. plural past indicative and subjunctive of drinken

AnagramsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

dronken

  1. past participle of drynken
    • 14th Century, Chaucer, General Prologue
      And whan that he wel dronken hadde the wyn,
      Than wolde he speke no word but Latyn.
      And when he had drunk all the wine
      He would not speak a word other than Latin