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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare French énorme. See enormous.

AdjectiveEdit

enorm (comparative more enorm, superlative most enorm)

  1. (obsolete) enormous
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for enorm in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French énorme, from Latin ēnōrmis.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

enorm

  1. enormous

InflectionEdit

Inflection of enorm
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular enorm 2
Neuter singular enormt 2
Plural enorme 2
Definite attributive1 enorme
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.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French énorme, from Latin ēnōrmis.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

enorm (not comparable)

  1. enormous

InflectionEdit

Inflection of enorm
uninflected enorm
inflected enorme
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial enorm
indefinite m./f. sing. enorme
n. sing. enorm
plural enorme
definite enorme
partitive enorms

AdverbEdit

enorm

  1. enormously, extremely

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French énorme, from Latin ēnōrmis.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

enorm (comparative enormer, superlative am enormsten)

  1. enormous

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French énorme.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

enorm (masculine enormen, neuter enormt, comparative méi enorm, superlative am enormsten)

  1. enormous

DeclensionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ēnōrmis via French énorme.

AdjectiveEdit

enorm (neuter singular enormt, definite singular and plural enorme)

  1. enormous

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ēnōrmis via French énorme.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

enorm (masculine and feminine enorm, neuter enormt, definite singular and plural enorme, comparative meir enorm, superlative mest enorm)

  1. huge, enormous
    Dei fekk etter kvart eit enormt ansvar.
    They eventually got a huge responsibility.

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ēnōrmis through French énorme.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

enórm m, n (feminine singular enormă, masculine plural enormi, feminine and neuter plural enorme)

  1. enormous

DeclensionEdit

AdverbEdit

enórm

  1. enormously

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French énorme, from Latin ēnōrmis.

AdjectiveEdit

enorm

  1. enormous, immense, vast