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geld Explained

geld at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(gelt)

geld at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

v [T] [Date: 1200-1300; Language: Old Norse; Origin: gelda]// to remove the testicles of a horse//

geld at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

Asso

geld at German => English Of Explained:

money

geld at Dutch => English Of Explained:

money

geld at German => English Of Explained:

allowance

money, money (W)

geld at German => English Of Explained:

money

geld at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

18 Moby Thesaurus words for "geld":
alter, castrate, change, demasculinize, desexualize, effeminate,
effeminatize, effeminize, emasculate, eunuchize, fix, mutilate,
neuter, sissify, soften, spay, unsex, womanize

geld at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

eed, withd

Geld at German => English Of Explained:

Geld [gɛlt]nsn
money

geld at Dutch => English Of Explained:

geld [xɛlt]
money

geld at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[V] (Subtraction): subduct, subtract, deduct, deduce, abate, retrench, remove, withdraw, take from, take away, detract, mutilate, amputate, cut off, cut away, cut out, excise, pare, thin, prune, decimate, abrade, scrape, file, geld, castrate, eliminate, diminish, curtail, shorten, deprive of, take, weaken.

geld at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

verb
[VN] (technical) to remove the TESTICLES of a male animal, especially a horse
SYN CASTRATE

GELD at English => English (Bouviers Law) Of Explained:

GELD, old Eng. law. It signifies a fine or compensation for an offence;
also, rent, money or tribute.

Geld at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Geld \Geld\, n. [AS. gild, gield, geld, tribute, payment, fr.
gieldan to pay, render. See {Yield}.]
Money; tribute; compensation; ransom.[Obs.]

Note: This word occurs in old law books in composition, as in
danegeld, or danegelt, a tax imposed by the Danes;
weregeld, compensation for the life of a man, etc.

Geld \Geld\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gelded} or Gelt (?); p. pr. &
vb. n. {Gelding}.] [Icel. gelda to castrate; akin to Dan.
gilde, Sw. g["a]lla, and cf. AS. gilte a young sow, OHG. galt
dry, not giving milk, G. gelt, Goth. gilpa siclke.]
1. To castrate; to emasculate.

2. To deprive of anything essential.

Bereft and gelded of his patrimony. --Shak.

3. To deprive of anything exceptionable; as, to geld a book,
or a story; to expurgate. [Obs.] --Dryden.

geld at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

geld
v : cut off the testicles (of male animals such as horses); "the
vet gelded the young horse" [syn: {cut}]
[also: {gelt}]

geld at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Geld|geldt

English

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ɡɛld/
  • Inter: rhymes » ɛld

    Etymology 1

    From Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » geld|lang=enm and Inter: etyl » ML. Inter: term » geldum|lang=la, both from Inter: etyl » ang Inter: term » geld|lang=ang, Inter: term » gield|ġield|payment, tribute|lang=ang, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|en Inter: recons » geldan||reward, gift, money|lang=gem-pro, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|en Inter: recons » gheldh-||to pay|lang=ine-pro. Cognate with Inter: etyl » frr|- Inter: term » jild||money|lang=frr, Inter: etyl » stq|- Inter: term » Jäild||money|lang=stq, Inter: etyl » nl|- Inter: term » geld||money|lang=nl, Inter: etyl » de|- Inter: term » Geld||money|lang=de, Inter: etyl » non|- Inter: term » gjald||payment|lang=non, Inter: etyl » got|- {{term|
  • Geld at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » geld

    German

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ɡɛlt/|lang=de
  • Inter: audio » De-Geld.ogg|audio
  • Inter: rhymes » ɛlt|lang=de

    Noun

    Inter: de-noun » n|Gelds|gen2=Geldes|Gelder

  • money

    Declension

    Inter: de-noun-n » (e)s|er

    Synonyms

    Inter: top » 2
    • Asche
    • Kies
    • Knete
    • Kohle
    • Kröten
    • Mäuse


    Inter: mid » 2
  • Moneten
  • Moos
  • Penunze
  • Piepen
  • Pinkepinke
  • Zaster

  • Inter: botto » m

    Derived terms

    Inter: top » 2
    • Blutgeld
    • Geldautomat
    • Kriegsgeld
    • Lagergeld
    • Schutzgeld


    Inter: mid » 2
  • Schweigegeld
  • Spielgeld
  • Taschengeld
  • Trinkgeld

  • Inter: botto » m
    Category: Category:de:Money -

    Luxembourgish

    Noun

    Inter: lb-noun » n|Gelder
  • money

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