oförtövad

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

o- +‎ past participle of förtöva., known from Old Swedish ofortövadher, cognate with Middle Low German unvortogen.

Adjective[edit]

oförtövad (not comparable)

  1. restless, without delay, immediate

Declension[edit]

Inflections of
oförtövad
Indefinite
singular
Common oförtövad
Neuter oförtövat
Definite
singular
Masc. oförtövade
All oförtövade
Plural oförtövade

Usage notes[edit]

  • Even though SAOL 13th ed. lists this as an adjective, it seems to be very uncommon in literature. Far more common is the adverb oförtövat. Hellquist describes the adverb, and mentiones the adjective at the end of the article.

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