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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German grel (angry, violent), a derivative of grellen (to cry loudly, scream). More at grill.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡʀɛl/
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  • Rhymes: -ɛl

AdjectiveEdit

grell (comparative greller, superlative am grellsten)

  1. (of light) glaring, lurid
  2. (of colour) loud, garish
  3. shrill

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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German grel. At least in part borrowed from modern German grell.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

grell (masculine grellen, neuter grellt, comparative méi grell, superlative am grellsten)

  1. glaring, dazzling, lurid
  2. loud, garish
  3. shrill

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