muggenziften

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Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mug (mosquito) +‎ -en- +‎ ziften (to sift, to strain). Based on Matthew 23, 24.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmʏ.ɣə(n)ˌzɪf.tə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mug‧gen‧zif‧ten

Verb[edit]

muggenziften

  1. to nitpick, to be fastidious
    Synonyms: haarkloven, mierenneuken, vitten

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of muggenziften (weak)
infinitive muggenziften
past singular muggenziftte
past participle gemuggenzift
infinitive muggenziften
gerund muggenziften n
present tense past tense
1st person singular muggenzift muggenziftte
2nd person sing. (jij) muggenzift muggenziftte
2nd person sing. (u) muggenzift muggenziftte
2nd person sing. (gij) muggenzift muggenziftte
3rd person singular muggenzift muggenziftte
plural muggenziften muggenziftten
subjunctive sing.1 muggenzifte muggenziftte
subjunctive plur.1 muggenziften muggenziftten
imperative sing. muggenzift
imperative plur.1 muggenzift
participles muggenziftend gemuggenzift
1) Archaic.

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Descendants[edit]

  • West Frisian: miggesiftsje (calque)