Norwegian BokmålEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Calque of German Abscheu. Compare Danish afsky, Dutch afschuw.

NounEdit

avsky m (definite singular avskyen)

  1. disgust, loathing (an intense disliking for something)

Etymology 2Edit

From av- +‎ sky (verb).

VerbEdit

avsky (imperative avsky, present tense avskyr, passive avskys, simple past avskydde, past participle avskydd, present participle avskyende)

  1. to disgust (cause an intense dislike for something)
  2. to detest, loathe

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Calque of German Abscheu. Compare Danish afsky, Dutch afschuw.

NounEdit

avsky m (definite singular avskyen)

  1. disgust, loathing (an intense disliking for something)

Etymology 2Edit

From av- +‎ sky (verb).

VerbEdit

avsky (present tense avskyr, past tense avskydde, past participle avskydd or avskytt, passive infinitive avskyast, present participle avskyande, imperative avsky)

  1. to disgust (cause an intense dislike for something)
  2. to detest, loathe

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From av- +‎ sky (to shun). Compare German Abscheu and verabscheuen, Danish afsky, Dutch afschuw.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑːvˌɧyː/
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NounEdit

avsky c

  1. loathing; a feeling of intense dislike

DeclensionEdit

Declension of avsky 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative avsky avskyn
Genitive avskys avskyns

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

avsky (present avskyr, preterite avskydde, supine avskytt, imperative avsky)

  1. to loathe, detest

ConjugationEdit