[<< wiktionary] Kehricht
== German ==


=== Alternative forms ===
Kehrich, Kehrig (obsolete)


=== Etymology ===
From kehren +‎ -ich +‎ -t (an element of no semantic content appearing often after -ig / -ich in Early New High German)


=== Pronunciation ===
IPA(key): /ˈkeːrɪçt/


=== Noun ===
Kehricht m or n (genitive Kehrichts, no plural)

dust, grime, soil spreading the ground in a flat fashion and attainable by the besom
(Switzerland) garbage, trash in general
Synonyms: Müll, Abfall


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==== Further reading ====
“Kehricht” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
“Kehricht” in Duden online
“Kehricht” in Deutsches Wörterbuch von Jacob und Wilhelm Grimm, 16 vols., Leipzig 1854–1961.