reet

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From eye dialectal spelling of right.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

reet (comparative mair reet, superlative maist reet)

  1. (Geordie) right

Usage notes[edit]

Generally this spelling and pronunciation of right applies only in the adjective and adverb (see below) senses of the word and of the noun sense.

Adverb[edit]

reet (not comparable)

  1. (Geordie) right

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rijten (to rip (up))

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

reet f (plural reten, diminutive reetje n) (sometimes m)

  1. A ripped-up spot, tear; cleft, crack, crevice
    De kat krabde reten in het behang.
    The cat tore up the wallpaper to shreds.
  2. (vulgar) The butt crack, arse, anus
  3. (by extension, common) The butt, behind
  4. (in geen reet not at all) A naught, nothing

Derived terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

reet

  1. singular past indicative of rijten

Anagrams[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

reet

  1. plural form of reki