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vuil

AfrikaansEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vuil (attributive vuile, comparative vuiler, superlative vuilste)

  1. obscene, indecent, dirty
  2. dishonorable

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch vuul, from Old Dutch *fūl. The adjective is from Proto-Germanic *fūlaz, the noun from Proto-Germanic *fūlą. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pū-, *pew-. Akin to English foul, German faul, Danish and Swedish ful.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vuil (comparative vuiler, superlative vuilst)

  1. dirty, filthy
  2. obscene, lewd
  3. dishonorable
  4. illegal, improper

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DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

vuil n (uncountable, diminutive vuiltje n)

  1. dirt, filth
  2. garbage, trash, waste, litter