liplezen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

lip +‎ lezen

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

liplezen (past singular las lip, past participle lipgelezen)

  1. to read lips
    [...] nee, in een close up van Wesley vlak na het doelpunt liplazen wij duidelijk twee keer het woord ´Robben.´[1]- no, in a close up of Wesley, just after the goal, we clearly discerned the word ´Robben´ by lip reading.

Usage notes[edit]

  • This word is mostly used in its infinitive form to mean lip reading and hence uses the definite article het. Other forms are sporadically attested.

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Was die Presse schreibt ... - Kein Keloel 2008
    Gekrenkte sinaasappels
    Nico Dijkshoorn

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