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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin abstractus

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

abstrakt m (feminine abstrakte, masculine plural abstraktë, feminine plural abstrakte)

  1. abstract

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CzechEdit

NounEdit

abstrakt m

  1. abstract (an abridgement or summary)

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DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin abstractus, past participle of abstrahere (draw away, withdraw).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /abstrakt/, [ɑb̥ˈsd̥ʁaɡ̊d̥]

NounEdit

abstrakt n (singular definite abstraktet, plural indefinite abstrakter)

  1. abstract (that which is abstract)
  2. abstract noun
InflectionEdit
AntonymsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

abstrakt

  1. abstract (apart from practice or reality, not concrete; free from representational qualities)
InflectionEdit
Inflection of abstrakt
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular abstrakt 2
Neuter singular abstrakt 2
Plural abstrakte 2
Definite attributive1 abstrakte
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.
SynonymsEdit
AntonymsEdit
  • (apart from practice or reality, not concrete): konkret
  • (free from representational qualities): naturalistisk

AdverbEdit

abstrakt

  1. abstractly, in the abstract

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English abstract.

NounEdit

abstrakt n

  1. abstract (an abrigement or summary)

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin abstractus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

abstrakt (comparative abstrakter, superlative am abstraktesten)

  1. abstract

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

abstrakt (masculine abstrakten, neuter abstrakt, comparative méi abstrakt, superlative am abstraktsten or am abstraktesten)

  1. abstract

DeclensionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the identical adjective, the definition is influenced by English abstract.

NounEdit

abstrakt n (definite singular abstraktet, indefinite plural abstrakt or abstrakter, definite plural abstrakta or abstraktene)

  1. abstract
    Kjærlighet er et abstrakt.
    Love is an abstract.
    Kan du lese abstraktet til kapitlet høyt?
    Could you read out aloud the abstract to the chapter?
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin abstractus, perfect participle of abstrahere, "to substract", from ab(s)-, "away", + trahere, "to draw".

AdjectiveEdit

abstrakt (neuter singular abstrakt, definite singular and plural abstrakte); (comparative mer abstrakt; superlative mest abstrakt)

  1. abstract
    Matematikk er for abstrakt etter min smak.
    Mathematics is too abstract for my liking.
    Ordet "dumhet" har en abstrakt betydning.
    The word "stupidity" has an abstract meaning.
    abstrakt kunstabstract art
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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the identical adjective, the definition is influenced by English abstract.

NounEdit

abstrakt n (definite singular abstraktet, indefinite plural abstrakt, definite plural abstrakta)

  1. abstract
    Kjærleik er eit abstrakt.
    Love is an abstract.
    Kan du lese abstraktet til kapitlet høgt?
    Could you read out aloud the abstract to the chapter?
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin abstractus, perfect participle of abstrahere, "to substract", from ab(s)-, "away", + trahere, "to draw".

AdjectiveEdit

abstrakt (singular and plural abstrakt, comparative meir abstrakt, superlative mest abstrakt)

  1. abstract
    Matematikk er for abstrakt etter smaken min.
    Mathematics is too abstract for my liking.
    Ordet "dumskap" har ein abstrakt tyding.
    The word "stupidity" has an abstract meaning.
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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin abstractus.

AdjectiveEdit

abstrakt

  1. abstract, i.e. not concrete

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of abstrakt
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular abstrakt abstraktare abstraktast
Neuter singular abstrakt abstraktare abstraktast
Plural abstrakta abstraktare abstraktast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 abstrakte abstraktare abstraktaste
All abstrakta abstraktare abstraktaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

abstrakt n, c

  1. an abstract noun n
  2. an actuator in the mechanism of a pipe organ, a wooden or metal bar between the key and the pipe valve c
  3. an abstract, a summary of a scholarly paper n or c

DeclensionEdit

Declension of abstrakt 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative abstrakt abstrakten abstrakter abstrakterna
Genitive abstrakts abstraktens abstrakters abstrakternas

SynonymsEdit

summary

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