gezellig

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

gezel +‎ -ig, literally “companionable”, cognate with German gesellig.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gezellig ‎(comparative gezelliger, superlative gezelligst)

  1. Having company with a pleasant, friendly ambience, gemütlich
  2. Cozy atmosphere
  3. An upbeat feeling about the surroundings

Declension[edit]

Inflection of gezellig
uninflected gezellig
inflected gezellige
comparative gezelliger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial gezellig gezelliger het gezelligst
het gezelligste
indefinite m./f. sing. gezellige gezelligere gezelligste
n. sing. gezellig gezelliger gezelligste
plural gezellige gezelligere gezelligste
definite gezellige gezelligere gezelligste
partitive gezelligs gezelligers

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