hoesten

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Germanic, cognate with German homophone husten

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hoesten

  1. Plural form of hoest
  2. A coughing (session)

Verb[edit]

hoesten (past singular hoestte, past participle gehoest)

  1. (intransitive) To cough, push air from the lungs forcefully, as because of a cold
  2. (intransitive) To suffer from a (disease which cause a) cough
  3. (intransitive) To clear one's throat, notably by emulating the above

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of hoesten (weak)
infinitive hoesten
past singular hoestte
past participle gehoest
infinitive hoesten
gerund hoesten n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular hoest hoestte
2nd person sing. (jij) hoest hoestte
2nd person sing. (u) hoest hoestte
2nd person sing. (gij) hoest hoestte
3rd person singular hoest hoestte
plural hoesten hoestten
subjunctive sing.1 hoeste hoestte
subjunctive plur.1 hoesten hoestten
imperative sing. hoest
imperative plur.1 hoest
participles hoestend gehoest
1) Archaic.

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