furfangos

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

furfang (trick) +‎ -os (adjective-forming suffix)[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈfurfɒŋɡoʃ]
  • Hyphenation: fur‧fan‧gos
  • Rhymes: -oʃ

Adjective[edit]

furfangos (comparative furfangosabb, superlative legfurfangosabb)

  1. (of a person) shrewd, tricky, artful, cunning, vulpine
    Synonyms: rafinált, csalafinta, ravasz
  2. (of a thing) tricky, intricate, complicated
    Synonyms: szövevényes, bonyolult
  3. (of a device) smart, clever, ingenious (showing inventiveness)
    Synonyms: leleményes, ötletes

Declension[edit]

Inflection of furfangos
singular plural
nominative furfangos furfangosak
accusative furfangost
furfangosat
furfangosakat
dative furfangosnak furfangosaknak
instrumental furfangossal furfangosakkal
causal-final furfangosért furfangosakért
translative furfangossá furfangosakká
terminative furfangosig furfangosakig
essive-formal furfangosként furfangosakként
essive-modal
inessive furfangosban furfangosakban
superessive furfangoson furfangosakon
adessive furfangosnál furfangosaknál
illative furfangosba furfangosakba
sublative furfangosra furfangosakra
allative furfangoshoz furfangosakhoz
elative furfangosból furfangosakból
delative furfangosról furfangosakról
ablative furfangostól furfangosaktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
furfangosé furfangosaké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
furfangoséi furfangosakéi

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ furfangos in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (‘Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

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