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EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

brisant (not comparable)

  1. Having a shattering effect (said of explosives).

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French brisant.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /briˈzɑnt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bri‧sant
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

AdjectiveEdit

brisant (comparative brisanter, superlative brisantst)

  1. fast, snappy, explosive

InflectionEdit

Inflection of brisant
uninflected brisant
inflected brisante
comparative brisanter
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial brisant brisanter het brisantst
het brisantste
indefinite m./f. sing. brisante brisantere brisantste
n. sing. brisant brisanter brisantste
plural brisante brisantere brisantste
definite brisante brisantere brisantste
partitive brisants brisanters

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

brisant

  1. present participle of briser

DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

brisant m (plural brisants)

  1. reef
  2. breaker (wave)

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French brisant.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

brisant (comparative brisanter, superlative am brisantesten)

  1. controversial
  2. volatile
  3. (figuratively) explosive

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