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DanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vissen (neuter vissent, plural and definite singular attributive visne)

  1. withered
  2. (informal) drunk
    • 2017, Colleen Hoover (tr. by Dorte Andersson), Det ender med os, Lindhardt og Ringhof (→ISBN)
      ”Hvordan skal jeg forsøge at gøre dig tyk i aften, hvis du ikke er lidt vissen?”
    • 2014, Samuel Bjørk, Der hænger en engel alene i skoven, Rosinante & Co (→ISBN)
      Hun begyndte at blive lidt vissen nu, det gjorde det lettere at tænke.

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɪ.sə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪsən

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch visschen, from Old Dutch *fiskon, from Proto-Germanic *fiskōną. Equivalent to vis +‎ -en.

VerbEdit

vissen

  1. to fish, to try to catch fish
  2. to fish (trying to get information)
InflectionEdit
Inflection of vissen (weak)
infinitive vissen
past singular viste
past participle gevist
infinitive vissen
gerund vissen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular vis viste
2nd person sing. (jij) vist viste
2nd person sing. (u) vist viste
2nd person sing. (gij) vist viste
3rd person singular vist viste
plural vissen visten
subjunctive sing.1 visse viste
subjunctive plur.1 vissen visten
imperative sing. vis
imperative plur.1 vist
participles vissend gevist
1) Archaic.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

vissen

  1. Plural form of vis

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse visinn. Cognate with Danish vissen and Swedish vissen.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vissen (neuter singular vissent, definite singular and plural visne)

  1. withered

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse visinn. Cognate with Danish vissen and Swedish vissen

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vissen (neuter singular visse or vissent, definite singular and plural visne, comparative visnare, indefinite superlative visnast, definite superlative visnaste)

  1. withered

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