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. definite singular of vis
  2. 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 or 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 (imperative vis, present tense viser, simple past viste, past participle vist, present participle visende)

  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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