mest

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DanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mest

  1. most; to the highest degree
    Den er mest afskyelig af dem alle.
    It is the most despicable of them all.
  2. most; in the largest quantity
    Hun havde mest plads.
    She had the most space.

AdverbEdit

  1. mostly; for the most part
    Gruppen bestod mest af immigranter fra Skotland.
    The group consisted chiefly of Scottish immigrants.
  2. most of the time
    Sommetider gik hun ture, men mest sov hun.
    She would sometimes go for walks, but mostly, she slept.

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch mest, from Old Dutch *mist, from Proto-Germanic *mihstuz. Probably derived from *mīganą ‎(to urinate) + *-þuz.

Cognate with German Mist, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐌷𐍃𐍄𐌿𐍃 ‎(maihstus).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mest m ‎(uncountable)

  1. dung
  2. fertilizer

AnagramsEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse *meist, from Proto-Germanic *maist.

AdverbEdit

mest, superlative of nógv, comparative meira.

  1. most

Related termsEdit


KurdishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mest

  1. drunk

LatvianEdit

VerbEdit

mest tr., 1st conj., pres. metu, met, met, past metu

  1. to throw
  2. to cast
  3. to fling
  4. to hurl
  5. to chuck

ConjugationEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse *meist, from Proto-Germanic *maist.

AdjectiveEdit

mest

  1. indefinite superlative of mye

AdverbEdit

mest

  1. most; used in construction of superlative of long/foreign adjectives

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse *meist, from Proto-Germanic *maist.

AdverbEdit

mest

  1. most; used in construction of superlative of long/foreign adjectives

Derived termsEdit


Old SaxonEdit

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mestr, from Proto-Germanic *maist.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

mest

  1. mostly, most of the time
  2. mostly, mainly; to the larger part
  3. superlative form of mycket. most
  4. superlative form of många. most
  5. Used in construction of the superlative of certain adjectives: most

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