munter

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munter (plural munters)

  1. (UK, slang, pejorative) An ugly person
    I'm never going to date her; she's a right munter.
  2. (New Zealand, slang) A person often impaired by alcohol or recreational drugs
    He's a real munter; He was really munted at the party.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German munter (merry, awake).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɔntər/, [ˈmɔnˀd̥ɐ]

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munter (neuter muntert, definite and plural muntre, comparative muntrere, superlative muntrest)

  1. merry, cheerful

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old High German muntar.

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munter

  1. merry, awake, brisk, cheery.

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

munter

  1. Alternative form of monter.

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This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-ts, *-tt are modified to z, t. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.


Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

munter

  1. merry; jolly; happy