bitten

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bitten

  1. past participle of bite
    My dog has never bitten anyone before.

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bitten

  1. Plural form of bit

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German bitten, from Proto-Germanic *bidjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰedʰ-. Compare Low German bidden, Dutch bidden, English bid, Danish bede.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈbɪtn̩/, ˈbɪtən
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bitten (class 5 strong, third-person singular simple present bittet, past tense bat, past participle gebeten, past subjunctive bäte, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive or intransitive) to ask, to beg, to plead, to request

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Old High German[edit]

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From Proto-Germanic *bidjaną, whence also Old Saxon biddian, Old English biddan, Old Norse biðja, Gothic 𐌱𐌹𐌳𐌾𐌰𐌽 (bidjan). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰedʰ-

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bitten

  1. to ask

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Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bitten

  1. ablative singular of bit