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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch gradig (desirous, willing), from Old Dutch *grādag (desirous, hungry), from Proto-Germanic *grēdagaz (hungry).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɣraːx/
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  • Rhymes: -aːx

AdverbEdit

graag (comparative liever, superlative liefst)

  1. willingly, gladly (meaning that the subject enjoys doing the action of the verb)
    Ik loop graag op het strand.I gladly walk on the beach.
    Synonyms: gaarne, geire

Derived termsEdit

InterjectionEdit

graag

  1. please (when being offered something)

Low GermanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

graag

  1. Alternative spelling of grag