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absterge (Englisch)[Bearbeiten]


Zeitform Person Wortform
simple present I, you, they absterge
he, she, it absterges
simple past   absterged
present participle   absterging
past participle   absterged


ab·sterge, Partizip Perfekt: ab·sterged, Partizip Präsens: ab·sterg·ing


IPA: []


[1] etwas aufwischen, wegwischen


[1] "If I adduced proof of the base motives which animated him, it was merely to absterge my character from the false imputations he had cast upon it, but not through any apprehension that the prosecutors might be considered by the Court to have established in evidence the crime I am'accused of." [1]


Referenzen und weiterführende Informationen:
[1] Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary „absterge
[1] Dictionary.com Englisch-Englisches Wörterbuch, Thesaurus und Enzyklopädie „absterge
[1] Samuel Johnson: A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations by Examples from the Best Writers, to which are Prefixed, a History of the Language, and an English Grammar, Band 1. W. Strahan, 1755 Google Books


  1. Québec (Province). General Court Martial: Report of the state trials: before a general court martial held at Montreal in 1838-9: exhibiting a complete history of the late rebellion in Lower Canada. Armour and Ramsay, 1839 Google Books