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spiss

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin spissus.

AdjectiveEdit

spiss (comparative more spiss, superlative most spiss)

  1. (obsolete) thick; compact; dense; crowded
    • Brerewood
      This spiss and [] copious, yet concise, treatise.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Norwegian BokmålEdit

AdjectiveEdit

spiss (neuter singular spisst, definite singular and plural spisse, comparative spissere, indefinite superlative spissest, definite superlative spisseste)

  1. sharp
  2. pointed
  3. acute (angle)

NounEdit

spiss m (definite singular spissen, indefinite plural spisser, definite plural spissene)

  1. a point (the sharp tip of an object)
  2. a tip (pointed end)

VerbEdit

spiss

  1. imperative of spisse

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

AdjectiveEdit

spiss (neuter singular spist, definite singular and plural spisse, comparative spissare, indefinite superlative spissast, definite superlative spissaste)

  1. sharp
  2. pointed
  3. acute (angle)

NounEdit

spiss m (definite singular spissen, indefinite plural spissar, definite plural spissane)

  1. a point (the sharp tip of an object)
  2. a tip (pointed end)

ReferencesEdit