drücken

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See also: drucken, Drücken, and Drucken

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German drücken, from Old High German drucchen, from Proto-Germanic *þrukkijaną (to press). Closely cognate with German drucken (to print): drucken was originally the southern form, drücken was historically North German.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈdʁʏkən/, [ˈdʁʏkŋ̩]
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Verb[edit]

drücken (third-person singular simple present drückt, past tense drückte, past participle gedrückt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to press; to push (e.g., a door handle)
  2. (transitive) to hug (somebody)
  3. (intransitive, reflexive) to shirk

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