kuisen

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch cuusen, from Middle Dutch cuusch, from Latin conscius.

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Noun[edit]

kuisen

  1. Plural form of kuis
  2. Plural form of kuise

Verb[edit]

kuisen (past singular kuiste, past participle gekuist)

  1. (transitive, literally) To clean, cleanse.
  2. (transitive, figuratively) To clean up, render (more) presentable, possibly (auto-)censure.
  3. (intransitive) To become clean.

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of kuisen (weak)
infinitive kuisen
past singular kuiste
past participle gekuist
infinitive kuisen
gerund kuisen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular kuis kuiste
2nd person sing. (jij) kuist kuiste
2nd person sing. (u) kuist kuiste
2nd person sing. (gij) kuist kuiste
3rd person singular kuist kuiste
plural kuisen kuisten
subjunctive sing.1 kuise kuiste
subjunctive plur.1 kuisen kuisten
imperative sing. kuis
imperative plur.1 kuist
participles kuisend gekuist
1) Archaic.

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