gunnen

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch gunnen, prefixed from ge- + unnen, onnen, from Old Dutch *unnan, from Proto-Germanic *unnaną. Compare the German gönnen.

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Verb[edit]

gunnen (past singular gunde, past participle gegund)

  1. to think someone deserves something, to derive satisfaction from someone else's success

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