giftig

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gift ‎(poison) +‎ -ig, after German giftig.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡifti/, [ˈɡ̊ifd̥i]

Adjective[edit]

giftig ‎(neuter giftigt, definite and plural giftige, comparative giftigere, superlative predicative giftigst, superlative attributive giftigste)

  1. poisonous
  2. venomous
  3. toxic
  4. waspish
  5. catty
  6. barbed
  7. disagreeable

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gift ‎(poison) +‎ -ig. Cognate with German giftig.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

giftig ‎(comparative giftiger, superlative giftigst)

  1. poisonous, venomous, toxic

Declension[edit]

Inflection of giftig
uninflected giftig
inflected giftige
comparative giftiger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial giftig giftiger het giftigst
het giftigste
indefinite m./f. sing. giftige giftigere giftigste
n. sing. giftig giftiger giftigste
plural giftige giftigere giftigste
definite giftige giftigere giftigste
partitive giftigs giftigers

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German giftec; equivalent to Gift +‎ -ig

Adjective[edit]

giftig ‎(comparative giftiger, superlative am giftigsten)

  1. poisonous

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Adverb[edit]

giftig

  1. venomously

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gift +‎ -ig

Adjective[edit]

giftig ‎(neuter singular giftig, definite singular and plural giftige)

  1. toxic, poisonous

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gift +‎ -ig

Adjective[edit]

giftig ‎(neuter singular giftig, definite singular and plural giftige)

  1. poisonous, toxic

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

giftig

  1. of a harmful chemical nature poisonous, toxic
  2. (of language etc) mean or sarcastic in nature; caustic, sharp