geraum

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Raum.

Adjective[edit]

geraum ‎(comparative geraumer or geräumer, superlative am geraumste or am geräumste)

  1. containing much space, considerable (large in amount)
  2. lasting some time

Usage notes[edit]

  • The word is often used with a substantive denoting time such as Zeit or Weile, and geraume Zeit can be translated as quite some time or some time.

Declension[edit]

without umlaut
with umlaut

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