galgenhumor

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Galgenhumor (gallows humor).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡaljənhuːmɔr/, [ˈɡ̊aljənˌhuːmɒ]

Noun[edit]

galgenhumor c (singular definite galgenhumoren, not used in plural form)

  1. gallows humor (US), gallows humour (UK) (comedy that still manages to be funny in the face of a perfectly hopeless situation)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Galgenhumor

Noun[edit]

galgenhumor m (definite singular galgenhumoren)

  1. gallows humour (UK), or gallows humor (US)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Galgenhumor

Noun[edit]

galgenhumor m (definite singular galgenhumoren)

  1. gallows humor (US), or gallows humour (UK)

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