afzetten

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Etymology[edit]

From af +‎ zetten.

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Verb[edit]

afzetten ‎(past singular zette af, past participle afgezet)

  1. to take off (an item of clothing)
    een hoed afzetten: to take off a hat
  2. to switch off (an electronic device)
  3. to amputate
  4. to demarcate, mark out boundaries
  5. to sell off (a property for example)
  6. to barricade (a street)
  7. to dethrone, remove from office
  8. to scam, to rip off

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of afzetten (weak, separable)
infinitive afzetten
past singular zette af
past participle afgezet
infinitive afzetten
gerund afzetten n
verbal noun
main clause subordinate clause
present tense past tense present tense past tense
1st person singular zet af zette af afzet afzette
2nd person sing. (jij) zet af zette af afzet afzette
2nd person sing. (u) zet af zette af afzet afzette
2nd person sing. (gij) zet af zette af afzet afzette
3rd person singular zet af zette af afzet afzette
plural zetten af zetten af afzetten afzetten
subjunctive sing.1 zette af zette af afzette afzette
subjunctive plur.1 zetten af zetten af afzetten afzetten
imperative sing. zet af
imperative plur.1 zet af
participles afzettend afgezet
1) Archaic.

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