runt

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

runt (plural runts)

  1. The smallest animal of a litter.
  2. Undersized or stunted plant, animal or person.
  3. (computing) An Ethernet packet that does not meet the medium's minimum packet size of 64 bytes.
  4. (typography) A single word (or portion of a hyphenated word) that appears as the last line of a paragraph.
  5. A breed of pigeon related to the carrier pigeon.
  6. (obsolete, UK, dialect) A hardened stem or stalk of a plant.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Halliwell to this entry?)
    Neither young poles nor old runts are durable. — Holland.

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Dutch[edit]

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Verb[edit]

runt

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of runnen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of runnen

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Faroese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

runt n, rundur m, rund f

  1. round

Declension[edit]

rundur a7
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) rundur rund runt
Accusative (hvønnfall) rundan runda
Dative (hvørjumfall) rundum rundari rundum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (runds) (rundar/
rundrar)
(runds)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) rundir rundar rund
Accusative (hvønnfall) rundar
Dative (hvørjumfall) rundum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (runda
rundra)

Adverb[edit]

runt

  1. around

Old French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

runt m

  1. Alternative form of reont.

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Swedish[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

runt

  1. absolute indefinite neuter form of rund.

Adverb[edit]

runt

  1. around; aimlessly (about movement)
    gå runt
    walk around
  2. around; at random locations
  3. around; in a manner that involves a lot of transportation

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Preposition[edit]

runt

  1. around; denoting a full circle
  2. around; following a path which curves near an object
  3. around (a corner)
  4. around, near (about time)
    Jag kommer runt tre.
    I'll come around three o'clock.
  5. about; all round

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