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vasbyt

Line breaks: vas¦byt
Pronunciation: /ˈfasbeɪt/

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Definition of vasbyt in English:

verb

[no object] South African
Be stoical: I am expected to vasbyt and bite back my tears

Origin

Afrikaans, literally 'bite hard'.

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