abbed

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ab +‎ -ed.

Adjective[edit]

abbed ‎(not comparable)

  1. (slang, of a person) Having visible abdominal muscles; having abs.
  2. (slang, of a person, in combination, by extension) Having abdominal muscles of a specified kind.
    • 2007, The Advocate (issues 988-999, page 48)
      Reality shows about lesbian surfers, on the other hand, are for fans of sex — or at least fans of sex among flat-abbed well-tanned women who also can grab a rail hang 10 or shoot a curl.
    • 2011, David Brooks, The Social Animal: A Story of How Success Happens
      Fortunately, God, in his infinite and redeeming mercy, had also sent down a tight-abbed, small-boned Chinese-Chicana woman to rescue the innocents.

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin abbas, from Ancient Greek ἀββᾶς ‎(abbâs), from Aramaic אבא ‎(’abbā, father).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /abed/, [ˈab̥eð]

Noun[edit]

abbed c (singular definite abbeden, plural indefinite abbeder)

  1. abbot (superior or head of an abbey or monastery)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

abbed m ‎(definite singular abbeden, indefinite plural abbeder, definite plural abbedene)

  1. an abbot (superior or head of an abbey or monastery)

External links[edit]

  • “abbed” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

abbed m ‎(definite singular abbeden, indefinite plural abbedar, definite plural abbedane)

  1. an abbot (as above)