SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Calque of German Umschweif. Compare Danish omsvøb.

NounEdit

omsvep n

  1. circumlocution

Usage notesEdit

Commonly in the form utan omsvep.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of omsvep 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative omsvep omsvepet omsvep omsvepen
Genitive omsveps omsvepets omsveps omsvepens

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