diffus

FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

diffus m (feminine diffuse, masculine plural diffus, feminine plural diffuses)

  1. diffuse

GermanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

diffus (comparative diffuser, superlative am diffusesten)

  1. diffuse, vague, unclear

DeclensionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin diffusus, past participle of diffundere, "scatter, pour out" (dis- + fundere).

AdjectiveEdit

diffus (masculine diffus; feminine diffus; neuter diffust; plural diffuse; comparative mer diffus; superlative mest diffus)

  1. diffuse (not concentrated)
    Diffust lys.
    Diffuse light.
  2. diffuse, vague, unclear
    De kom med en nokså diffus påstand.
    They made a rather diffuse claim.

SynonymsEdit

  • (not concentrated): spredt
  • (vague, unclear): ubestemt, uklar, utydelig

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • diffus” in The Ordnett Dictionary
  • “diffus” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin diffusus, past participle of diffundere, "scatter, pour out" (dis- + fundere).

AdjectiveEdit

diffus (masculine diffus; feminine diffus; neuter diffust; plural diffuse; comparative meir diffus; superlative mest diffus)

  1. diffuse (not concentrated)
    Diffust lys.
    Diffuse light.
  2. diffuse, vague, unclear
    Dei kom med ein nokså diffus påstand.
    They made a rather diffuse claim.

SynonymsEdit

  • (not concentrated): spreidd, spreitt
  • (vague, unclear): ubestemt, uklar/uklår, utydeleg

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • diffus” in The Ordnett Dictionary
  • “diffus” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.
Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 02:41