Contents

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gru(horror) +‎ -som(-some). Compare English gruesome, German grausam and Dutch gruwzaam.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡruːsɔm/, [ˈɡ̊ʁuːˌsʌmˀ]

AdjectiveEdit

grusom

  1. cruel
  2. awful, terrible

InflectionEdit

Inflection of grusom
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular grusom grusommere grusomst2
Neuter singular grusomt grusommere grusomst2
Plural grusomme grusommere grusomst2
Definite attributive1 grusomme grusommere grusomste
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.

Derived termsEdit