dyster

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German dūster. Cognate with Swedish dyster and German düster

Adjective[edit]

dyster (neuter dystert, definite and plural dystre)

  1. gloomy, sombre, sepulchral

Noun[edit]

dyster c

  1. plural indefinite of dyst

Verb[edit]

dyster

  1. present tense of dyste

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German dūster. Cognate with Swedish dyster and German düster

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dyster

  1. dark, obscure
  2. cheerless, somber

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • “dyster” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.