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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin diffusus.

AdjectiveEdit

diffus (feminine singular diffuse, masculine plural diffus, feminine plural diffuses)

  1. diffuse

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


GermanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

diffus (comparative diffuser, superlative am diffusesten)

  1. diffuse, vague, unclear

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin diffusus, past participle of diffundere, "scatter, pour out" (dis- + fundere).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

diffus (masculine diffus; feminine diffus; neuter diffust; plural diffuse; comparative mer diffus; superlative mest diffus)

  1. diffuse (not concentrated)
    Diffust lys.
    Diffuse light.
  2. diffuse, vague, unclear
    De kom med en nokså diffus påstand.
    They made a rather diffuse claim.

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • diffus” in The Ordnett Dictionary
  • “diffus” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin diffusus, past participle of diffundere, "scatter, pour out" (dis- + fundere).

AdjectiveEdit

diffus (masculine diffus; feminine diffus; neuter diffust; plural diffuse; comparative meir diffus; superlative mest diffus)

  1. diffuse (not concentrated)
    Diffust lys.
    Diffuse light.
  2. diffuse, vague, unclear
    Dei kom med ein nokså diffus påstand.
    They made a rather diffuse claim.

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • diffus” in The Ordnett Dictionary
  • “diffus” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.