Zeitwort

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Zeit +‎ Wort.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡saɪ̯tˌvɔʁt/
  • Hyphenation: Zeit‧wort
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Zeitwort n (strong, genitive Zeitwortes or Zeitworts, plural Zeitwörter)

  1. (grammar) verb
    Synonyms: Verb, Tuwort, Werkwort

Usage notes[edit]

The standard plural of Zeitwort is Zeitwörter. The plural form Zeitworte has never been common and it has become less common as the German language has become more standardised.

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Further reading[edit]

  • Zeitwort” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Zeitwort” in Duden online