overschrijven

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From over +‎ schrijven

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈoːvərˌsxrɛi̯.və(n)
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

overschrijven, óverschrijven (past singular schreef over, past participle overgeschreven)

  1. to write again
  2. to copy, transcribe
  3. (banking) to transfer a sum of money

Conjugation[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Sometimes spelled óverschrijven to indicate that the stress is on the first syllable, to distinguish from the word overschríj́ven, seen below.

Etymology 2[edit]

From over- +‎ schrijven

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌovərˈsxrɛi̯.və(n)

Verb[edit]

overschrijven, overschríj́ven (past singular overschreef, past participle overschreven)

  1. (computing) to overwrite
Conjugation[edit]
Usage notes[edit]

Sometimes spelled overschríj́ven to indicate that the stress is on the third syllable, to distinguish from the word óverschrijven, seen above. The accent on the j is sometimes omitted for technical reasons.

Anagrams[edit]