triefen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German, from Old High German triufan, triofan. Akin to Old Saxon driopan and Dutch druipen.

PronunciationEdit

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  • IPA(key): /ˈtʁiːfən/, [ˈtʁiːfn̩]
  • Hyphenation: trie‧fen

VerbEdit

triefen (class 2 strong or weak, third-person singular present trieft, past tense troff or triefte, past participle getroffen or getrieft, past subjunctive tröffe or triefte, auxiliary haben)

  1. to drip heavily
  2. to be sopping wet

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