Contents

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From små(small) +‎ -lig, from Old Norse smáligr.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /smɔli/, [ˈsmʌli]

AdjectiveEdit

smålig

  1. petty
  2. stingy
  3. fussy
  4. carping, captious

InflectionEdit

Inflection of smålig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular smålig 2
Neuter singular småligt 2
Plural smålige 2
Definite attributive1 smålige
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