brut

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See also: Brut and brût

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French brut (raw), from Old French [Term?], from Latin brūtus (heavy).

Adjective[edit]

brut (comparative more brut, superlative most brut)

  1. (of champagne) very dry, and not sweet

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin brūtus.

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brut (feminine bruta, masculine plural bruts, feminine plural brutes)

  1. unrefined, unpurified
  2. dirty
  3. gross

Dalmatian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin brūtus.

Adjective[edit]

brut (feminine bruta)

  1. ugly
  2. bad

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin brūtus (heavy, dull).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʁyt/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

brut (feminine singular brute, masculine plural bruts, feminine plural brutes)

  1. gross (as opposed to net)
  2. raw
  3. (drinks) strong

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French brut, from Latin brūtus

Adjective[edit]

brut (not comparable)

  1. brut

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Further reading[edit]

  • brut in Duden online

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *brūdiz, whence also Old Saxon brūd, Old English brȳd, Old Norse brúðr,

Noun[edit]

brūt f

  1. bride

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Vilamovian[edit]

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brūt n (plural brut) (diminutive brutła)

  1. bread
  2. loaf (of bread)

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brjóta, from Proto-Germanic *breutaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰreud-. Through vowel-substitution also found as bryt, bryit; compare bruttu.

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Verb[edit]

brut (preterite bröjt or braut, supine brutti)

  1. (transitive, with å or sånder) to break; to divide abruptly or remove a piece from something by breaking it
    skikkä säg sä, att’n braut å bäinä
    It so happened, that he broke his leg.

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