Dutch edit

Etymology edit

ver- +‎ achten

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /vərˈɑxtə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑxtən

Verb edit

verachten

  1. to scorn, to despise, to abominate

Inflection edit

Conjugation of verachten (weak, prefixed)
infinitive verachten
past singular verachtte
past participle veracht
infinitive verachten
gerund verachten n
present tense past tense
1st person singular veracht verachtte
2nd person sing. (jij) veracht verachtte
2nd person sing. (u) veracht verachtte
2nd person sing. (gij) veracht verachtte
3rd person singular veracht verachtte
plural verachten verachtten
subjunctive sing.1 verachte verachtte
subjunctive plur.1 verachten verachtten
imperative sing. veracht
imperative plur.1 veracht
participles verachtend veracht
1) Archaic.

Descendants edit

  • Negerhollands: veracht, veragt

German edit

Etymology edit

ver- +‎ achten

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /fɛɐ̯ˈaχtən/
  • Hyphenation: ver‧ach‧ten
  • (file)

Verb edit

verachten (weak, third-person singular present verachtet, past tense verachtete, past participle verachtet, auxiliary haben)

  1. to despise, to scorn

Conjugation edit

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

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