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EtymologyEdit

From ver- +‎ traag +‎ -en.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vərˈtraːɣə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ver‧tra‧gen

VerbEdit

vertragen

  1. (transitive) to slow down, to delay

InflectionEdit

Inflection of vertragen (weak, prefixed)
infinitive vertragen
past singular vertraagde
past participle vertraagd
infinitive vertragen
gerund vertragen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular vertraag vertraagde
2nd person sing. (jij) vertraagt vertraagde
2nd person sing. (u) vertraagt vertraagde
2nd person sing. (gij) vertraagt vertraagde
3rd person singular vertraagt vertraagde
plural vertragen vertraagden
subjunctive sing.1 vertrage vertraagde
subjunctive plur.1 vertragen vertraagden
imperative sing. vertraag
imperative plur.1 vertraagt
participles vertragend vertraagd
1) Archaic.

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German vertragen, from Old High German firtragan, fartragan, from Proto-Germanic *fradraganą, equal to ver- +‎ tragen. Cognate with Middle Low German verdragen, Dutch verdragen.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fɛɐ̯ˈtʁaːɡən/, /fɛɐ̯ˈtʁaːɡŋ̩/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːɡn̩
  • Hyphenation: ver‧tra‧gen

VerbEdit

vertragen (class 6 strong, third-person singular simple present verträgt, past tense vertrug, past participle vertragen, past subjunctive vertrüge, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to tolerate, bear
  2. (transitive, colloquial) could do with (need something that would be beneficial)
    Ich könnte jetzt ein kühles Bier vertragen.
    I could do with a cold beer.
  3. (reflexive) to get along with (to be together or coexist well)

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