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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch dwaes, from Old Dutch *dwās, from Proto-Germanic *dwēsaz. Compare German quasseln.

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -aːs
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AdjectiveEdit

dwaas (comparative dwazer, superlative meest dwaas or dwaast)

  1. foolish, stupid

InflectionEdit

Inflection of dwaas
uninflected dwaas
inflected dwaze
comparative dwazer
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial dwaas dwazer het dwaast
het dwaaste
indefinite m./f. sing. dwaze dwazere dwaaste
n. sing. dwaas dwazer dwaaste
plural dwaze dwazere dwaaste
definite dwaze dwazere dwaaste
partitive dwaas dwazers

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NounEdit

dwaas m (plural dwazen, diminutive dwaasje n, feminine dwazin)

  1. a (male) stupid person, fool

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