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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Properly the plural of gree (a step).

NounEdit

grise (plural grises)

  1. (obsolete) A step (in a flight of stairs); a degree.
    • Shakespeare
      Every grise of fortune / Is smoothed by that below.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

grise (plural grises)

  1. Alternative form of grice (a pig)

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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 grise in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gris (pig).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡriːsə/, [ˈɡ̊ʁiːsə], [ˈɡ̊ʁiːs̩]

NounEdit

grise c

  1. indefinite plural of gris

VerbEdit

grise (imperative gris, infinitive at grise, present tense griser, past tense grisede, perfect tense er/har griset)

  1. dirty
  2. mess up

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

grise

  1. feminine singular of gris

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NormanEdit

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

grise

  1. feminine singular of gris

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gris (pig).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

grise (imperative gris, present tense griser, passive grises, simple past grisa or griset or griste, past participle grisa or griset or grist, present participle grisende)

  1. (of a female pig) to farrow, give birth to piglets
  2. grise til - to dirty, to mess up

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gris (pig).

VerbEdit

grise (present tense grisar, past tense grisa, past participle grisa, passive infinitive grisast, present participle grisande, imperative gris/grise)

  1. (of a female pig) to farrow, give birth to piglets
  2. grise til - to dirty, to mess up

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