þryccan

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þrukjaną(to press, crowd). Akin to Middle Dutch drucken (Dutch drukken), Old High German drucchen(to press) (German drücken).

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þryccan, þryċċan

  1. (transitive) to press, crush, trample on, afflict, oppress
  2. (intransitive) to press, push, force away
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