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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch vrees, from Middle Dutch vrêse, from Old Dutch frēsa, from Proto-Germanic *fraisō (danger).

NounEdit

vrees (plural vrese)

  1. fear, apprehension

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch vrezen, from Middle Dutch vrêsen, from Old Dutch *frēson, from Proto-Germanic *fraisōną.

VerbEdit

vrees (present vrees, present participle vreesende, past participle gevrees)

  1. to fear, to dread, to apprehend

DutchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vreːs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: vrees
  • Rhymes: -eːs

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch vrêse, from Old Dutch frēsa, from Proto-Germanic *fraisō (danger).

NounEdit

vrees f (plural vrezen)

  1. (chiefly uncountable) fear, apprehension, angst
Derived termsEdit
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DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: vrees

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

vrees

  1. first-person singular present indicative of vrezen
  2. imperative of vrezen

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