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Meaning of de by Wiktionary Dictionary

de


    Alternative forms

    • dee ( Northumbria )

    Verb

    de ( third-person singular simple present diz present participle dein, simple past did, past participle dyun )

    1. ( Northumbrian ) To do .

    See also

    • The New Geordie Dictionary, Frank Graham, 1987, ISBN 0946928118
    • Newcastle 1970s, Scott Dobson and Dick Irwin, [1]
    • Northumberland Words, English Dialect Society, R. Oliver Heslop, 1893-4[2]
    • A Dictionary of North East Dialect, Bill Griffiths, 2005, Northumbria University Press, ISBN 1904794165

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    Anagrams

    • ed, Ed, ED, Ed., E.D .

    de-

    By Wiktionary ( 2012/08/07 09:41 UTC Version )

    Etymology

    From the Latin preposition dē ( “of, from” ), which is often attached directly to the beginnings of other Latin words .

    Pronunciation

    • ( stressed ) IPA: /diː/
    • ( unstressed ) IPA: /də/

    Preposition

    de-

    1. Meaning reversal, undoing or removing .
      decouple
      de-ice
    2. Intensifying .
      decomplex
      denumerate
    3. Meaning from, off .
      detrain

    See also


    de.

    By Wiktionary ( 2010/11/09 02:04 UTC Version )

    Alternative forms

    • dee ( Northumbrian )

    Verb

    to de ( third-person singular simple present diz present participle dein, simple past did, past participle dyun )

    1. ( Northumbrian ) To do .

    See also

    • The New Geordie Dictionary, Frank Graham, 1987, ISBN 0946928118
    • Newcastle 1970s, Scott Dobson and Dick Irwin, [1]
    • Northumberland Words, English Dialect Society, R. Oliver Heslop, 1893-4[2]
    • A Dictionary of North East Dialect, Bill Griffiths, 2005, Northumbria University Press, ISBN 1904794165

    Statistics

    frequency based on Project Gutenberg corpus">Most common English words: called « p « Lord « #188: de » whole » find » got

    Anagrams

    • ed, Ed, ED, Ed., E.D .


Explanation of de by Wordnet Dictionary

de


    Noun
    1. a Mid-Atlantic state