vild

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

As if the past participle of a verb to vile. See vile (adjective).

Adjective[edit]

vild (comparative more vild, superlative most vild)

  1. (obsolete) vile
    • Spenser
      That vild race.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse villr (wild) and Old Saxon wildi, from Proto-Germanic *wilþijaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vild (neuter vildt, definite and plural vilde, comparative vildere, superlative vildest)

  1. wild
  2. fierce, ferocious
  3. savage

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vild

  1. wild
  2. not tame or domesticated

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