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Meaning of "voertsek" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF VOERTSEK

voertsek  [ˈvʊrtsɑk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VOERTSEK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Voertsek is an exclamation.
Exclamation is an expression or voice that reflects an emotion or exaltation.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VOERTSEK


voertsak
ˈvʊrtsɑk
voetsak
ˈfʊtsɑk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VOERTSEK

vocule
VOD
vodcast
vodcaster
vodcasting
vodka
vodun
voe
voema
voertsak
voetganger
voetsak
voetsek
voetstoets
voetstoots
Vogel
Vogelweide
vogie
Vogts
vogue

WORDS THAT END LIKE VOERTSEK

cheek
creek
Drnovsek
geek
Greek
Hayek
Holy Week
leek
lek
meek
nek
Osijek
peek
seek
sleek
trek
turn the other cheek
Uzbek
voetsek
week

Synonyms and antonyms of voertsek in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «voertsek» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VOERTSEK

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

Translator English - Chinese

voertsek
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

voertsek
570 millions of speakers

English

voertsek
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

voertsek
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

voertsek
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

voertsek
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

voertsek
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

voertsek
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

voertsek
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Voertsek
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

voertsek
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

voertsek
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

voertsek
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Voertsek
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

voertsek
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

voertsek
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्हायर्टस्क
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

voertsek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

voertsek
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

voertsek
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

voertsek
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

voertsek
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

voertsek
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

voertsek
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

voertsek
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

voertsek
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of voertsek

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VOERTSEK»

The term «voertsek» is barely ever used and occupies the 201.934 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of voertsek
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about voertsek

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VOERTSEK»

Discover the use of voertsek in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to voertsek and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Mbazo
terms that he needed to 'voertsek', and I let him have it with the two stones I was carrying. The one stone hit him on the ear and the other high up on the trunk. The elephant's body language indicated to me that we had the upper hand in the ...
Lynn van Rooyen, 2014
2
A Man without Ambition (eBook)
I knew that I had confessed my sins, and that I had to take the Lord at His Word. SoI said out loud, “Satan, read there! Now voertsek!” Satan must have understood the word “Voertsek” because from thatday on I have never doubtedmy salvation ...
Arnold Mol, 2012
3
To Bridge the Great Divide: A Futuristic Philosophy
But this man of nature knew the ways of lions and in order to maintain the momentum, he lashed at them left and right with the stick, cursing them loudly as ' filthy beard simba, voertsek!'6 He then scurried for the nearest tree. He barely pulled ...
Johan Maritz
4
Speak
... Use Slimline, Kilo-shop... then all the men would like to marry us To them skin lighteners, my sisters I say voertsek, voertsek My skin is my own I don't want a lighter kind of love To them hair straighteners, my sisters I say voertsek, voertsek My ...
‎1991
5
The Cape of storms: a personal history of the crisis in ...
He said: 'Voertsek!'"4 ("Voertsek" is a much-resented term meaning scram!, and worse. It is generally directed at dogs — or at blacks by racist whites. Some young black nationalists would, in days to come, chant in Angola training camps or ...
Anthony Hazlitt Heard, 1990
6
Killing the Holy Cows
'Voertsek!' I shouted. The creature scuttled away. Jenny jerked upright. 'Whaaat? What's going on?' She grabbed the pistol and I ducked. 'Don't shoot!' 'What happened?' 'Ah, nothing. Just a little mouse,' I said bravely through chattering teeth.
Vierentia Beukes, 2010
7
Drifting Into a Side-Stream: A Travelogue by Hendrik Erasmus
Later, as I'm trying to find my way back through the dimly lit streets, a big determined street dog takes after me, snarling in a threatening manner, and doesn't respond to the usual South African threat, 'Voertsek!' Luckily I spot a half brick in the ...
Terry Nicholson, 2009
8
Behind the Walled Garden of Apartheid: Growing Up White in ...
Whenever anyone in the family used bad language, she chastised us: “Your grandfather would never even say voertsek—get lost—to shoo away a dog." His photograph, preserved under glass on Ma's dressing table, shows a man of slight  ...
Claire Datnow, 2010
9
Between the Devil and the Deep: A Memoir of Acting and Reacting
'History?' Maggie becomes the policeman. 'Voertsek!' She beats Donald mercilessly with the truncheon, and kicks him with her boots. He tries to escape. ' No wait ...' he cries, but she traps him and beats him again. He appeals to the director.
Pieter-Dirk Uys, 2005
10
To Bridge the Great Divide: A Balancing Act the Copernican ...
But this man of nature knew the ways of lions and in order to maintain the momentum; he lashed at them left and right with the stick, cursing them loudly as ' filthy beard simba, voertsek!' He then scurried for the nearest tree. He barely pulled up ...
Johan Maritz

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VOERTSEK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term voertsek is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Open letter to parliament
They watched an MP shout "Voertsek" amid the sort of howling you would expect at a wrestling match. They read about and watched footage of MPs leaving the ... «Times LIVE, Nov 14»
2
Guest Post: "On Study Abroad, Conscripted Dances, and Mysterious …
... poke their heads against the entrance grate, some of them thrusting forward open palms for money—annoyed, I shake my head and shout Voertsek, scram! «Inside Higher Ed, Aug 14»
3
Women tell court how cop raped them
He wiped himself with a tissue and told her to “voertsek”. Nomsa alleged that Molekoa had offered her and a friend a lift to the friend's house. He parked his car ... «Independent Online, Jul 13»
4
Hands off Angie, ANCWL tells Sadtu
Protesters sang songs calling for Motshekga and Soobrayan to “voertsek (scram)” and “hamba(go)”. They also wielded placards reading: “Angie doesn't know ... «Independent Online, Apr 13»
5
Behind the Debora Patta puppet on ZANews
Tim's been on set, appeared with his puppet and only disagreed with one characteristic. He said that he'd never say "Voertsek" which his puppet-ego says a lot. «Channel 24, Aug 12»
6
Lesbian says she was attacked over kiss
“But as we kissed that day, we heard these guys saying 'Some people will never reach heaven' and shouting 'Voertsek'.” Mtshali confronted the three men, who ... «Independent Online, Jul 12»
7
Blood flows at DA march
As she was speaking, Cosatu supporters began to sing “Voertsek, Zille, Voertsek!” Some Cosatu members carried posters that read: “HIV/Aids is better than DA”, ... «Independent Online, May 12»
8
Anger over 'killer' cop
POLOKO TAU AND KUTLWANO OLIFANT. A POLICE officer is facing a charge of murder after he allegedly shot dead a Soweto man who told him to “voertsek” ... «The South African Star, Jan 12»
9
Malema disciplinary hearing timeline
They reportedly whistle, blow vuvuzelas, pointed at the building and shouting "voertsek" at policemen. ANC NDC hears single charge of misconduct. «South African Broadcasting Corporation, Nov 11»
10
Municipal workers find dead babies, rats in bins
As Nielson left the bakkie where he had received the memo, the crowd chanted "voertsek six percent, voertsek". A few members of the crowd then pelted the ... «Times LIVE, Aug 11»

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