vise

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See also: visé and više

English[edit]

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A bench vise

Alternative forms[edit]

  • vice (British English)

Etymology[edit]

From French vis (screw, winding stairs), from Old French vis, viz, from Latin vitis (vine); probably akin to English withy.

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Noun[edit]

vise (plural vises)

  1. (US) An instrument consisting of two jaws, closing by a screw, lever, cam, or the like, for holding work, as in filing.

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Danish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vise

  1. definite of vis
  2. plural form of vis

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vísa.

Noun[edit]

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vise c (singular definite visen, plural indefinite viser)

  1. song, ballad, ditty

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Verb[edit]

vise (imperative vis, infinitive at vise, present tense viser, past tense viste, past participle har vist)

  1. to show

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

vise

  1. first-person singular present indicative of viser
  2. third-person singular present indicative of viser
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of viser
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of viser
  5. second-person singular imperative of viser

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Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

vise

  1. first-person singular preterite subjunctive of ver
  2. third-person singular preterite subjunctive of ver

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

vīse

  1. vocative masculine singular of vīsus

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inflected form of vis.

Adjective[edit]

vise

  1. plural form of vis

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse vísa (a manner of singing), related to Old Norse vis.

Noun[edit]

vise f, m (definite singular visa/visen; indefinite plural viser; definite plural visene)

  1. Lyrical or epic poem with plain content and plain melody.
    • En strofisk dikt med strofisk melodi såväl litterärt som musikalisk oftast präglad av en viss enkelhet i stilen. Bengt R. Jonsson (Swedish)
      A stanzaic poem with a stanzaic melody both literary and musically ususally characterized by to some degree a simplicity of style.
Usage notes[edit]

The Scandinavian term vise is less comprehensive than the English song (Norwegian Bokmål sang), the German Lied or the French chanson. The term sang is often citing a collective whereas the vise more commonly refers to an I.

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Verb[edit]

vise (present tense viser; past tense viste; past participle vist)

  1. to show
  2. to send someone on their way
    vise noen til en dyktig lege
    send someone to a proficient physician
    vise bort
    turn away
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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

vise

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of visar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of visar
  3. first-person singular imperative of visar
  4. third-person singular imperative of visar

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA: ['vi.se]

Noun[edit]

vise n pl

  1. plural form of vis

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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vise

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of vis.
  2. (dated) absolute plural form of vis.
    de tre vise männen
    the three wise men, the Biblical Magi

Noun[edit]

vise c

  1. a queen bee

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