trüben

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtryːbən/, [ˈtʁyːbm̩], [-bən]
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  • Hyphenation: trü‧ben

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German trüeben, from Old High German truoben, from Proto-Germanic *drōbijaną.

Verb[edit]

trüben (weak, third-person singular present trübt, past tense trübte, past participle getrübt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to muddle, bedim, blear, blur (make something turbid or unclear)
  2. to cloud, tarnish (make something, often a joyous occasion, less happy or lighthearted)
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the lemma.

Adjective[edit]

trüben

  1. inflection of trüb:
    1. strong genitive masculine/neuter singular
    2. weak/mixed genitive/dative all-gender singular
    3. strong/weak/mixed accusative masculine singular
    4. strong dative plural
    5. weak/mixed all-case plural

Further reading[edit]

  • trüben” in Duden online
  • trüben” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache