waagstuk

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compound of wagen (to dare, venture) +‎ stuk (piece, dose).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋaːx.stʏk/
  • Hyphenation: waag‧stuk

NounEdit

waagstuk n (plural waagstukken, diminutive waagstukje n)

  1. A piece or feat of daring, a gamble.