funzen

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfʊntsən/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

Clipping of funktionieren, originally in the jargon of IT technicians and computer scientists.

Verb[edit]

funzen (third-person singular simple present funzt, past tense funzte, past participle gefunzt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (colloquial or slang) To function, to work
    Also bei mir funzt das einwandfrei.
    Well, it’s working here without problems.

Etymology 2[edit]

Related with Funzel (weak lamp).

Verb[edit]

funzen (third-person singular simple present funzt, past tense funzte, past participle gefunzt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (obsolete) To light up an area.

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