bezwijken

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch beswîken (to leave, travel, faint), from Old Dutch beswīcan (to deceive, seduce). Cogante with Old English beswīcan (to deceive, seduce). More at beswike.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bezwijken (past singular bezweek, past participle bezweken)

  1. to give way, succumb
  2. to expire, to die

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