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  1. (verb-forming suffix) A frequentative suffix added to a monosyllable verb to form a new verb to express the frequent repetition of an action.
    ver (to beat)verdes (to flutter)

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  • Harmonic variants:
    -dos is added to back vowel verbs
    -des is added to unrounded front vowel verbs
    -dös is added to rounded front vowel verbs

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