bugsieren

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch boegseren, from Portuguese puxar with influence of boeg (the cognate of German Bug (bow of a ship)), from Latin pulsare. Doublet of pulsieren.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /buˈksiːrən/, [bu-], [ˌbʊ-], [ˌbuː-], [-ˈksiː.ʁən], [ˈksiː.ɐn], [ˈksi(ː)ɐ̯n]
  • (file)
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

bugsieren (weak, third-person singular present bugsiert, past tense bugsierte, past participle bugsiert, auxiliary haben)

  1. to tow a ship
  2. (colloquial) to put something in a place; to move something

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • Bug (secondary relation)