gierig

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

gier (eager) +‎ -ig

Adjective[edit]

gierig (comparative gieriger, superlative gierigst)

  1. miserly, covetous

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of gierig
uninflected gierig
inflected gierige
comparative gieriger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial gierig gieriger het gierigst
het gierigste
indefinite m./f. sing. gierige gierigere gierigste
n. sing. gierig gieriger gierigste
plural gierige gierigere gierigste
definite gierige gierigere gierigste
partitive gierigs gierigers

German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gierig (comparative gieriger, superlative am gierigsten)

  1. greedy
  2. eager

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