streiken

GermanEdit

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EtymologyEdit

In part denominally form Streik +‎ -en, in part directly from English to strike. Doublet of native streichen through Proto-Germanic *strīkaną.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃtʁaɪ̯kən/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

streiken (weak, third-person singular present streikt, past tense streikte, past participle gestreikt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to strike (to stop working in protest)
  2. (figuratively, chiefly informal) to refuse to cooperate or participate (of a person); to stop working (of a machine)

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Further readingEdit

  • streiken” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • streiken” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • streiken” in Duden online
  • streiken” in OpenThesaurus.de

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

streiken m

  1. definite singular of streik

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

streiken m

  1. definite singular of streik