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Meaning of "verkramp" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF VERKRAMP

verkramp  [fəˈkræmp] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VERKRAMP

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Verkramp is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES VERKRAMP MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of verkramp in the English dictionary

The definition of verkramp in the dictionary is bigoted or illiberal.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VERKRAMP


amp
æmp
camp
kæmp
champ
tʃæmp
clamp
klæmp
cramp
kræmp
damp
dæmp
gramp
ɡræmp
headlamp
ˈhɛdlæmp
lamp
læmp
minicamp
ˈmɪnɪˌkæmp
preamp
priːˈæmp
ramp
ræmp
revamp
riːˈvæmp
rubber-stamp
ˈrʌbə stæmp
samp
sæmp
stamp
stæmp
tamp
tæmp
tramp
træmp
vamp
væmp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VERKRAMP

verist
veristic
veritable
veritableness
veritably
veritas
verities
verity
verjuice
Verkhne-Udinsk
verkrampte
Verlaine
verlan
verlig
verligte
vermal
Vermeer
vermeil
vermes
vermian

WORDS THAT END LIKE VERKRAMP

aides-de-camp
base camp
boot camp
entrance ramp
exit ramp
floor lamp
G-cramp
hydraulic ramp
loading ramp
off-ramp
on-ramp
refugee camp
rubber stamp
speed ramp
summer camp
swamp
table lamp
time-stamp
training camp
writer´s cramp

Synonyms and antonyms of verkramp in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «verkramp» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VERKRAMP

Find out the translation of verkramp to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of verkramp from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «verkramp» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

verkramp
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

verkramp
570 millions of speakers

English

verkramp
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

verkramp
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

verkramp
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

verkramp
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

verkramp
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

verkramp
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

verkramp
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Verkramp
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

verkramp
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

verkramp
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

verkramp
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Verkramp
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

verkramp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

verkramp
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वर्क्राँप
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

verkramp
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

verkramp
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

verkramp
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

verkramp
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

verkramp
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

verkramp
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verkramp
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

verkramp
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

verkramp
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of verkramp

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VERKRAMP»

The term «verkramp» is barely ever used and occupies the 200.111 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VERKRAMP» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about verkramp

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VERKRAMP»

Discover the use of verkramp in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to verkramp and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Indecent Exposure
'Fuzz,' said 628461 as Verkramp entered the bar. 'Better break up.' 885974 finished his drink and went out. 628461 watched him go and was surprised to see Verkramp follow him out. 'He's making an arrest,' he thought and ordered another ...
Tom Sharpe, 2011
2
Riotous Assembly
The same could not be said of the Kommandant's second in command, Luitenant Verkramp, nor of Konstabel Els. That they should never have been born at all, or, if their births could not have been aborted, that their nation, place and time ...
Tom Sharpe, 1987
3
Comic Crime
The lunatic activity in both novels revolves around and includes three policemen: Kommandant van Heerden, Lieutenant Verkramp, and Konstable Els. Van Heerden is the stupid bully of farce. As commander of the police in Piemburg, a city of ...
Earl F. Bargainnier, 1987
4
South Africa, the Prospects of Peaceful Change: An Empirical ...
CHAPTER 7 Between Intransigence and Openness to Change: Opinions and Attitudes of White Leadership Groups between 1974 and 1977 For years now ' verkramp' and 'verlig' have been key concepts in the South African political ...
Theodor Hanf, Mark Orkin, 1981
5
Laugh, the Beloved Country: A Compendium of South African Humour
obeyed. With a violent flash and a blast wave that blew out the window above him, the ostrich disintegrated and Verkramp found himself sitting on the floor of his office with the inescapable conviction that his sanity was impaired. ' Impossible.
James Clarke, Harvey Tyson, 2003
6
Punch
He should never have allowed Verkramp to take charge of the Operation. The man was mad. South Africa had gone mad. Not for the first time, he wished he'd been born an English gentleman. "Under the Emergency Powers invested in me,  ...
‎1986
7
London Charivari
He should never have allowed Verkramp to take charge of the Operation. The man was mad. South Africa had gone mad. Not for the first time, he wished he'd been born an English gentleman. "Under the Emergency Powers invested in me,  ...
Henry Mayhew, Mark Lemon, Tom Taylor, 1986
8
Translations on Sub-Saharan Africa
6,9 percent 4,1 percent 12,6 percent 17,0 percent of Asians, coloured people English Verkramp: 30.3 \ Verlig: 32,2 percent. Very liberal: 24,9 percent. Afrikaans , Verkramp: 57,1 percent. Verlig: 34,0 percent. Very liberal: 4,9 percent.
United States. Joint Publications Research Service, 1977
9
Change in South Africa: Blind Alleys Or New Directions?
TABLE 1 National Party Members of the South African Parliament ranked on 1 - 5 verlig/verkramp scale. Provincial Distribution. Transvaal Cape OFS Natal Total Total 66 44 13 10 133 TABLE 2 National Party Members of the South African ...
Christopher R. Hill, 1983
10
Chicago Anthropology Exchange
Another, even better example: in Indecent Exposure (the sequel to RA), Luitenant Verkramp arrests an archaeologist whose research falls afoul of Verkramp because "There were no black bastards in South Africa before the white man came ...
‎1987

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VERKRAMP»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term verkramp is used in the context of the following news items.
1
'Kendoe-coalitie, kom uit verkramping'
Oppositiepartijen in de Rotterdamse gemeenteraad vinden dat de coalitie nog altijd veel te weinig luistert naar hun inbreng en ideeën. Volgens de oppositie ... «RTV Rijnmond, Jul 15»
2
Nieuwe denkers over de andere kant van de veranderingen in de …
Verkramp niet in het 'oh help, hoe ga ik dit doen'.” Verantwoordelijkheid van vrijheid is de onderliggende gedachte. Bij vrijheid hoort namelijk keuzes maken. «Nationale Zorggids, Jun 15»
3
Beloningsbeleid. Teveel 'wortel' werkt niet.
De oorzaak is hetzelfde als bij de typisten; te hoge prikkeling leidt tot mentale verkramping, intellectuele tunnelvisie en dit verslechtert prestaties bij taken die ... «ManagementSite.nl, Feb 15»
4
Diepenbeekse verliest maag na drinken 'vergiftigd' flesje …
Anders verkramp ik helemaal.” Spoed. Sinds twee jaar leeft Kathleen noodgedwongen op een heel andere manier. Ze was 24 weken zwanger van een tweede ... «Het Belang van Limburg, Jan 15»
5
Sneijder: "Verkramp niet onder druk"
Wesley Sneijder behoort tot de definitieve WK-selectie van Oranje. De middenvelder hoopt het verjongde Oranje bij de hand te kunnen nemen in Brazilië. «Goal.com, May 14»
6
SA's next captain not an automatic choice - Haroon Lorgat
We need some of his magic back: its time to be less verkramp! AB does have it in him. AB is a natural choice: a superb batsman in rare form, with the most ... «ESPNcricinfo.com, May 14»
7
'TiTa Tovenaar' Cillessen wil kolkende Kuip stil krijgen
Als je te gefocust bent, verkramp je. Voor Feyenoord is de wedstrijd meer cruciaal dan voor ons. De druk ligt daar. Ook omdat ze in De Kuip spelen." "Als wij een ... «VoetbalPrimeur.nl, Mar 14»
8
Spit schiet er opeens in
Dit wordt veroorzaakt door verkramping van de rugspieren. Vaak trekt de pijn ook door naar de bovenbenen. Spit is de meest voorkomende en minst ernstige ... «Gezondheidsnet, May 13»
9
Bastardos, porteros y muñecas hinchables: el esperpéntico mundo …
En la aventura le acompañan un teniente, Verkramp, obsesionado con la caza del comunista y el odio a los ingleses y un cabo que se “cepilla” sin ... «Vavel.com, May 13»
10
Hoe ervaart een stotteraar zijn blokkade? Kunstenaar verbeeldt het
Ze verwachten het totaal niet. Ze denken dat ik een of andere attack krijg als ik helemaal verkramp.” Dat zorgt soms wel voor hilarische situaties, relativeert hij. «NRC Handelsblad, Mar 13»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Verkramp [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/verkramp>. Jan 2021 ».
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