brusk

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See also: brüsk

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

brusk (comparative brusker or more brusk, superlative bruskest or most brusk)

  1. (Britain, obsolete or US) Alternative spelling of brusque

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brjósk (cartilage).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /brusk/, [b̥ʁusɡ̊]

Noun[edit]

brusk c (singular definite brusken, plural indefinite bruske)

  1. cartilage, gristle

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

brus +‎ -k

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brusk m

  1. Diminutive of brus

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Muka, Arnošt (1921, 1928), “brusk”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “brusk”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brjósk.

Noun[edit]

brusk n (definite singular brusket, indefinite plural brusk, definite plural bruska)

  1. cartilage, gristle

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