verzichten (auf+Acc)

(ver verb)

Meanings

1.
to abstain, to say no, to pass
(Not take or do something that you kind of want. Think diet and ice cream. The base "zichten" doesn't exist alone, but it's a relative of "diction". So essentially the verb means "to say away".)

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Root: *deik-
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