flott

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via Middle Low German from Middle Dutch vlot (afloat, floatable). Pertaining to fließen (to flow).

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Adjective[edit]

flott (comparative flotter, superlative am flottesten)

  1. (nautical, predicative) afloat, able to navigate
  2. quick, swift
  3. lively, zippy
  4. fashionable

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German.

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Adjective[edit]

flott (masculine flotten, neuter flott, comparative méi flott, superlative am flottsten)

  1. nice
  2. pretty
  3. pleasant, enjoyable
  4. quick, swift

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Adverb[edit]

flott

  1. nicely
  2. pleasantly, enjoyably
  3. quickly, swiftly

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Low German vlot

Adjective[edit]

flott (neuter singular flott, definite singular and plural flotte, comparative flottere, indefinite superlative flottest, definite superlative flotteste)

  1. generous, liberal, open-handed, extravagant, lavish
  2. grand, superb, elegant, stylish, dashing, jaunty
  3. splendid, excellent, great

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Low German vlot

Adjective[edit]

flott (neuter singular flott, definite singular and plural flotte, comparative flottare, indefinite superlative flottast, definite superlative flottaste)

  1. generous, liberal, open-handed, extravagant, lavish
  2. grand, superb, elegant, stylish, dashing, jaunty
  3. splendid, excellent, great

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

flott (not comparable)

  1. luxurious, stylish, pimped
  2. afloat

Declension[edit]

Inflection of flott
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular flott
Neuter singular flott
Plural flotta
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 flotte
All flotta
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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Adverb[edit]

flott

  1. luxuriously, stylishly
    • 1970, Povel Ramel, Jag diggar dej
      du riggar dej flott, det diggar jag hot
      you dress stylishly, I like that a lot
  2. afloat

Noun[edit]

flott n (uncountable)

  1. fat, grease

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