stimmen

See also: Stimmen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German stimmen, from Old High German *stimmen (attested in Old High German gistimmen), from the same source as German Stimme (voice, vote).

PronunciationEdit

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  • IPA(key): /ˈʃtɪmən/, [ˈʃtɪmn̩]
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  • Hyphenation: stim‧men

VerbEdit

stimmen (weak, third-person singular present stimmt, past tense stimmte, past participle gestimmt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (intransitive) to be right, be true
    Was mit dir nicht stimmt?What's wrong with you?
    Das stimmt!That's for sure!
    • 1969, Peter Bichsel, Kindergeschichten:
      Tag und Nacht saß er über seinen Plänen und prüfte sie nach, und sie stimmten.
      Day and night he sat over his plans and checked them; and they were right.
  2. to vote
  3. (music, an instrument) to tune
  4. (with an adjective of emotion, transitive) to make (someone happy, sad, etc.)

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Further readingEdit

  • stimmen” in Duden online
  • stimmen” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

stimmen

  1. definite plural of stim

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West FrisianEdit

NounEdit

stimmen

  1. plural of stim