kreuzen

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʁɔʏ̯tsən/
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Etymology 1[edit]

Kreuz +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

kreuzen (third-person singular simple present kreuzt, past tense kreuzte, past participle gekreuzt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to cross
  2. to crossbreed
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Etymology 2[edit]

Calque of Dutch kruisen, whence also English cruise.

Verb[edit]

kreuzen (third-person singular simple present kreuzt, past tense kreuzte, past participle gekreuzt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (nautical, military) to patrol (the sea)
  2. (informal) to cruise (for pleasure; also by car)
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