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EnglishEdit

 
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A bench vise

Alternative formsEdit

  • vice (British English)

EtymologyEdit

From French vis (screw, winding stairs), from Old French vis, viz, from Latin vitis (vine); probably akin to English withy.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vise (plural vises)

  1. (US) An instrument consisting of two jaws, closing by a screw, lever, cam, or the like, for holding work, as in filing.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vísa.

AdjectiveEdit

vise

  1. plural and definite singular attributive of vis

NounEdit

 
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vise c (singular definite visen, plural indefinite viser)

  1. song, ballad, ditty

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

vise (imperative vis, infinitive at vise, present tense viser, past tense viste, perfect tense har vist)

  1. to show
  2. (mathematics) prove

FrenchEdit

GalicianEdit

LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

vīse

  1. vocative masculine singular of vīsus

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Inflected form of vis.

AdjectiveEdit

vise

  1. definite singular of vis
  2. plural of vis

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vísa (a manner of singing), related to vis.

NounEdit

vise f, m (definite singular visa or visen, indefinite plural viser, definite plural visene)

  1. Lyrical or epic poem with plain content and plain melody.
    • En strofisk dikt med strofisk melodi såväl litterärt som musikalisk oftast präglad av en viss enkelhet i stilen. Bengt R. Jonsson (Swedish)
      A stanzaic poem with a stanzaic melody both literary and musically usually characterized by to some degree a simplicity of style.
Usage notesEdit

The Scandinavian term vise is less comprehensive than the English song (Norwegian Bokmål sang), the German Lied or the French chanson. The term sang is often citing a collective whereas the vise more commonly refers to an I.

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VerbEdit

vise (imperative vis, present tense viser, simple past viste, past participle vist, present participle visende)

  1. to show
    vise fram til vennene våre
    show to our friends
  2. to send someone on their way
    vise noen til en dyktig lege
    send someone to a proficient physician
    vise bort
    turn away
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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

vise

  1. definite of vis
  2. plural of vis

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

vise

  1. neuter singular of visen

PortugueseEdit

RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): [ˈvi.se]

NounEdit

vise n pl

  1. plural of vis

SynonymsEdit


SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

vise

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of visar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of visar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of visar.
  4. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of visar.

SwedishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vise

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of vis.
  2. (dated) absolute plural form of vis.
    de tre vise männen
    the three wise men, the Biblical Magi

NounEdit

vise c

  1. a queen bee

DeclensionEdit

Declension of vise 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vise visen visar visarna
Genitive vises visens visars visarnas

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