verdrinken

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ver- + drinken 'to drink'

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verdrinken (past singular verdronk, past participle verdronken)

  1. (intransitive) To drown, perish in liquid
  2. (intransitive, figuratively) To drown, seemingly disappear in a mass
  3. (transitive) To drown, submerge completely in liquid
  4. (transitive, figuratively) To drown (sorrow), hide temporarily by getting drunk

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