dimmer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dim +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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dimmer (plural dimmers)

  1. A rheostat that is used to vary the intensity of a domestic electric light
  2. A switch used to select between the low and high headlamp beam on a road vehicle. (usually as "dimmer switch", primarily in North America; elsewhere "dipswitch" or "dipper switch")

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Adjective[edit]

dimmer

  1. comparative form of dim: more dim

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English dimmer. Equivalent to dimmen +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dimmer m (plural dimmers)

  1. A dimmer (rheostat).

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English dimmer.

Noun[edit]

dimmer m (definite singular dimmeren, indefinite plural dimmere, definite plural dimmerne)

  1. a dimmer switch

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

dimmer m or f

  1. indefinite plural of dimme

Verb[edit]

dimmer

  1. present tense of dimme
  2. present tense of dimme

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

dimmer f

  1. indefinite plural of dimme

Verb[edit]

dimmer

  1. present tense of dimma and dimme