grym

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse grimmr, from Proto-Germanic *grimmaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

grym

  1. cruel (not nice), mean, heartless, sinister, grim
  2. (colloquial) cool, nice; awesome, amazing, fantastic
    • 2004, Magnus Uggla, song lyrics
      Hon är grejen, värsta grymma tjejen
      She's the thing, the best nicest girl

Declension[edit]

Inflection of grym
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular grym grymmare grymmast
Neuter singular grymt grymmare grymmast
Plural grymma grymmare grymmast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 grymme grymmare grymmaste
All grymma grymmare grymmaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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