runt

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

runt (plural runts)

  1. The smallest animal of a litter, or,
  2. The smallest child in the family, as in "the runt of the family."
  3. Undersized or stunted plant, animal or person.
  4. (computing) An Ethernet packet that does not meet the medium's minimum packet size of 64 bytes.
  5. (typography) A single word (or portion of a hyphenated word) that appears as the last line of a paragraph.
  6. A breed of pigeon related to the carrier pigeon.
  7. (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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