bitten

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bitten

  1. past participle of bite
    My dog has never bitten anyone before.

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bitten

  1. Plural form of bit

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From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German bitten, from Proto-Germanic *bidjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰedʰ-. Compare Low German bidden, Dutch bidden, English bid, Danish bede.

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bitten (class 5 strong, third-person singular simple present bittet, past tense bat, past participle gebeten, past subjunctive bäte, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive or intransitive) to ask, to beg, to plead, to request
    Wir lieben euch–Entschuldigt–Wir bitten um Verzeihung–Vielen Dank
    We love you, we're sorry, please forgive us, much thanks.

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From Proto-Germanic *bidjaną, whence also Old Saxon biddian, Old English biddan, Old Norse biðja, Gothic 𐌱𐌹𐌳𐌾𐌰𐌽 (bidjan). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰedʰ-.

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bitten

  1. to ask

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bitten

  1. ablative singular of bit