onderdruk

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch onderdrukken. Equivalent to onder +‎ druk.

Verb[edit]

onderdruk (present onderdruk, present participle onderdrukkende, past participle onderdruk)

  1. (transitive) to oppress

Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compound of onder +‎ druk.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔn.dərˌdrʏk/
  • Hyphenation: on‧der‧druk

Noun[edit]

onderdruk m (uncountable)

  1. underpressure, deficiency in pressure

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɔn.dərˈdrʏk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: on‧der‧druk
  • Rhymes: -ʏk

Verb[edit]

onderdruk

  1. first-person singular present indicative of onderdrukken
  2. imperative of onderdrukken