See also: Reet

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From eye dialectal spelling of right.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

reet (comparative mair reet, superlative maist reet)

  1. (Geordie) right

Usage notesEdit

Generally this spelling and pronunciation of right applies only in the adjective and adverb (see below) senses of the word and of the noun sense.

AdverbEdit

reet (not comparable)

  1. (Geordie) right

AnagramsEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From rijten (to rip (up))

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

reet f (plural reten, diminutive reetje n) (sometimes m)

  1. A ripped-up spot, tear; cleft, crack, crevice
    De kat krabde reten in het behang.
    The cat tore up the wallpaper to shreds.
  2. (vulgar) The butt crack, arse, anus
  3. (by extension, common) The butt, behind
  4. (in geen reet not at all) A naught, nothing

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

reet

  1. singular past indicative of rijten

AnagramsEdit


FinnishEdit

NounEdit

reet

  1. plural form of reki
Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 21:41