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English

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Back-formation from teenager.

Noun

Singular
teen

Plural
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teen ({{{1}}})
  1. A teenager, a person between 13 and 19 years old.
Translations

Etymology 2

Old English tene, Anglo Saxon teóna reproach, wrong, from teón to accuse; akin to German zeihen, Gothic gateihan to tell, announce, Latin dicere to say. See token.

Noun

Singular
teen

Plural
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teen ({{{1}}})
  1. (obsolete) Grief; sorrow; affliction; pain - w:Geoffrey Chaucer, w:Edmund Spenser

Etymology 3

Anglo Saxon teónian, tnan, to slander, vex. See Etymology 2 above.

Verb

Infinitive
to teen

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to teen (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To excite; to provoke; to vex; to afflict; to injure. - Piers Plowman

Etymology 4

See tine to shut

Verb

Infinitive
to teen

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to teen (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To hedge or fence in; to enclose. - Halliwell?

References

teen” in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.


Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

teen m. (plural tenen, diminutive teentje)

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) toe

Finnish

Etymology 1

Verb

teen

  1. First-person singular indicative present form of tehdä.

Etymology 2

Noun

teen

  1. Genitive singular form of tee.

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