äcklig

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From äckel +‎ -lig. Cognate with German eklig.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /²ɛklɪ(ɡ)/
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Adjective[edit]

äcklig (comparative äckligare, superlative äckligast)

  1. disgusting, icky
  2. (of food) distasteful, not tasty
    Antonym: god

Related terms[edit]

Declension[edit]

Inflection of äcklig
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular äcklig äckligare äckligast
Neuter singular äckligt äckligare äckligast
Plural äckliga äckligare äckligast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 äcklige äckligare äckligaste
All äckliga äckligare äckligaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.