DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch duurte, dierte, from Old Dutch *diuritha, from Proto-West Germanic *diuriþu, from Proto-Germanic *diuriþō. Equivalent to duur +‎ -te.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

duurte f (plural duurtes)

  1. dearth; a period in which basic necessities such as food are overly expensive.

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