vergeigen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

ver- +‎ Geige (violin) +‎ -en

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [fɛɐ̯ˈɡaɪ̯ɡn̩]
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  • Hyphenation: ver‧gei‧gen

VerbEdit

vergeigen (third-person singular simple present vergeigt, past tense vergeigte, past participle vergeigt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to screw up
    Synonyms: in den Sand setzen, vermasseln, versemmeln
    Er vergeigte die Prüfung(please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. (rare) to play the wrong note on the violin
  3. (rare) to spend time playing violin

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