schwärmen

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Schwärmen

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions. You can also discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈʃvɛʁmən/, [ˈʃvɛɐ̯mn̩]

Verb[edit]

schwärmen ‎(third-person singular simple present schwärmt, past tense schwärmte, past participle geschwärmt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to romanticize, gush, fancy, dream of
    Viele Menschen schwärmen von dem Gesundheits- und Sozialwesen in Deutschland.
    Many people romanticize the health and social services in Germany.
  2. to swarm
    Die Bienen schwärmen
    The bees swarm

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • Schwarm(swarm, flock)
  • Schwärmerei(enthusiasm, rapture, fanaticism, ecstasy)

External links[edit]