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From Ottoman Turkish دوشمك(düşmek, to fall, go down, decline, to fall or pass into a condition), from Proto-Turkic *tüĺ- (to fall, move down).


düşmek (third-person singular simple present düşer)

  1. (intransitive) to fall, fall down
  2. (intransitive) to fall, drop, go down, decrease
  3. (transitive) to subtract; to deduct
  4. (intransitive, for a fetus) to be miscarried; to be aborted
  5. (intransitive) to fall into, be overcome by (doubts, worry, trouble), to wind up in, end up in
  6. (intransitive) to get tired and weak, fall from power
  7. (intransitive) to lie in (a certain direction)
  8. (intransitive) to receive, get as one's share
  9. (intransitive, colloquial) to live in sexual intimacy with, sleep around with


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Further reading[edit]

  • düşmek in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu