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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German stramm.

VerbEdit

stram (third-person singular simple present strams, present participle stramming, simple past and past participle strammed)

  1. (Britain, dialectal, obsolete) To dash down; to beat.
  2. To spring or recoil with violence.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German stram.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /stram/, [sd̥ʁɑmˀ]

AdjectiveEdit

stram

  1. tight, taut
  2. strict, stringent
  3. stiff, severe, forbidding, acid, sour
  4. pungent, acrid

InflectionEdit

Inflection of stram
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular stram strammere strammest2
Neuter singular stramt strammere strammest2
Plural stramme strammere strammest2
Definite attributive1 stramme strammere strammeste
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.

VerbEdit

stram

  1. imperative of stramme

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EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /strɑm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: stram
  • Rhymes: -ɑm

AdjectiveEdit

stram (comparative strammer, superlative stramst)

  1. stiff, rigid, inflexible

InflectionEdit

Inflection of stram
uninflected stram
inflected stramme
comparative strammer
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial stram strammer het stramst
het stramste
indefinite m./f. sing. stramme strammere stramste
n. sing. stram strammer stramste
plural stramme strammere stramste
definite stramme strammere stramste
partitive strams strammers

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

stram

  1. imperative of stramme