DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch moeyte. Equivalent to moeien (to annoy, to bother) +‎ -te.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmui̯.tə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: moei‧te

NounEdit

moeite f (plural moeiten)

  1. effort
  2. difficulty

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ van der Sijs, Nicoline, editor (2010) Etymologiebank[1], Meertens Institute

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