absolut

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See also: absolüt

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from advertising for Absolut Vodka, which was in turn intended to capture the exotic sense of the brand's Swedish origin.

Adjective[edit]

absolut

  1. (slang) absolute, usually in reference to something represented as trendy, popular, or cutting-edge. (Can we add an example for this sense?)

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin absolūtus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

absolut

  1. absolute

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin absŏlūtus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

absolut (feminine absoluta, masculine plural absoluts, feminine plural absolutes)

  1. absolute
  2. (grammar) absolute

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /apzoˈluːt/, [ʔapz̥oˈluːtʰ]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ap‧so‧lut
  • Rhymes: -uːt

Adjective[edit]

absolut (not comparable)

  1. absolute

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Adverb[edit]

absolut

  1. absolutely

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French absolu, Latin absolutus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ab.soˈlut/, /ap.soˈlut/

Adjective[edit]

absolut m, n (feminine singular absolută, masculine plural absoluți, feminine and neuter plural absolute)

  1. absolute

Adverb[edit]

absolut

  1. absolutely

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

absolut

  1. absolute, full, complete

Declension[edit]

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

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Adverb[edit]

absolut

  1. absolutely