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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vænta, vætta.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

vente (imperative vent, infinitive at vente, present tense venter, past tense ventede, perfect tense er/har ventet)

  1. (intransitive) wait
    Vent på mig!
    Wait for me!
  2. (transitive) expect
    Han ventede mig tydeligvis.
    He clearly expected me.

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DutchEdit

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vēndita (which is sold), participle of Latin vēndō (I sell).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vɑ̃t/
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NounEdit

vente f (plural ventes)

  1. sale

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

vente

  1. first-person singular present indicative of venter
  2. first-person singular present subjunctive of venter

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InterlingueEdit

NounEdit

vente

  1. wind

LatinEdit

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

vente f (plural ventes)

  1. (Jersey, Guernsey) sale

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vænta, derived from von

NounEdit

vente (indeclinable)

  1. that which is to come

Usage notesEdit

Only used in the expression i vente, see there.

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

vente (imperative vent, present tense venter, passive ventes, simple past and past participle venta or ventet, present participle ventende)

  1. to stay put, to wait, to delay
    • stå og vente
      stand and wait
    • vent og se!
      wait and see!
    • vent litt!
      [just] wait a little [longer]!
  2. to be ready
    • middagen venter
      the dinner is ready
  3. expect (as likely)
    • vi venter gjester
      we are expecting guests
    • Du kan vente meg klokka sju
      You can expect me at seven o'clock
    • Det var ikke annet å vente
      Nothing else could have been expected
    • vente seg mye av oppholdet
      [to] expect much from the stay
    • såpass må en kunne vente av et voksent menneske
      thus much must one expect from an adult person
    • han hadde ikke ventet det svaret
      he hadn't expected that answer

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

vente

  1. that which is to come; only used in the expression i vente, see there.

VerbEdit

vente (present tense ventar, past tense venta, past participle venta, passive infinitive ventast, present participle ventande, imperative vent/vente)

  1. Alternative form of venta

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From venir (come) + te (to you, yourself).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

vente

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of venir. + te.