besk

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse beiskr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /beːsk/, [b̥eːˀsɡ̊]

Adjective[edit]

besk (neuter besk or beskt, definite or plural beske)

  1. acrid (sharp and harsh, or bitter and not to the taste; pungent)
  2. bitter (having an acrid taste)
  3. tart

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

besk

  1. bitter (in taste)

Declension[edit]

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