hels

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From hel +‎ -s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hels (comparative helser, superlative meest hels or helst)

  1. (literally) hellish, in or related to hell
  2. diabolically horrible, gruesome
  3. devilishly extreme, intense
  4. chemically aggressive
    Dat is helse steen
    That is 'hellish stone': silver nitrate

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hels
uninflected hels
inflected helse
comparative helser
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial hels helser het helst
het helste
indefinite m./f. sing. helse helsere helste
n. sing. hels helser helste
plural helse helsere helste
definite helse helsere helste
partitive hels helsers