DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪlən

VerbEdit

tillen

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to lift, to raise
  2. (informal, transitive, intransitive) to scam, to con

InflectionEdit

Inflection of tillen (weak)
infinitive tillen
past singular tilde
past participle getild
infinitive tillen
gerund tillen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular til tilde
2nd person sing. (jij) tilt tilde
2nd person sing. (u) tilt tilde
2nd person sing. (gij) tilt tilde
3rd person singular tilt tilde
plural tillen tilden
subjunctive sing.1 tille tilde
subjunctive plur.1 tillen tilden
imperative sing. til
imperative plur.1 tilt
participles tillend getild
1) Archaic.

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English *tyllan. Compare tollen.

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PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tillen

  1. To convince, tempt, or captivate; to enthrall.
  2. To draw towards, attract, or persuade to come.
  3. (rare) To acquire by illegal or immoral means.
ConjugationEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • English: till (obsolete)
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English ġetillan.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tillen

  1. To stretch; to extend or cover.
  2. To expand or distend lengthwise; to extend away.
  3. (rare) To stretch as to make contact with; to extend towards.
ConjugationEdit
DescendantsEdit
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Etymology 3Edit

From Old English tilian.

VerbEdit

tillen

  1. Alternative form of tilyen (to till)

West FrisianEdit

NounEdit

tillen

  1. plural of tille