doven

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Confer the Old Norse dofinn ‎(dead).

Adjective[edit]

doven ‎(neuter dovent, plural and definite dovne, comparative dovnere, superlative dovnest)

  1. lazy (unwilling to work)
  2. stale (of beverages)

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

doven

  1. to extinguish

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of doven (weak)
infinitive doven
past singular doofde
past participle gedoofd
infinitive doven
gerund doven n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular doof doofde
2nd person sing. (jij) dooft doofde
2nd person sing. (u) dooft doofde
2nd person sing. (gij) dooft doofde
3rd person singular dooft doofde
plural doven doofden
subjunctive sing.1 dove doofde
subjunctive plur.1 doven doofden
imperative sing. doof
imperative plur.1 dooft
participles dovend gedoofd
1) Archaic.

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

doven

  1. Plural form of dove

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dofinn ‎(dead).

Adjective[edit]

doven ‎(neuter singular dovent, definite singular and plural dovne, comparative dovnere, indefinite superlative dovnest, definite superlative dovneste)

  1. lazy (unwilling to work)
  2. flat (e.g. beer)
  3. numb (limbs)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dofinn ‎(dead).

Adjective[edit]

doven ‎(neuter singular dove or dovent, definite singular and plural dovne, comparative dovnare, indefinite superlative dovnast, definite superlative dovnaste)

  1. lazy (unwilling to work)
  2. flat (e.g. beer)
  3. numb (limbs)

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