knepig

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From knep (trick) +‎ -ig (-y).

Adjective[edit]

knepig (comparative knepigare, superlative knepigast)

  1. difficult, tricky
    ett knepigt problem
    a tricky problem
  2. (of a person) weird, hard to figure out

Declension[edit]

Inflection of knepig
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular knepig knepigare knepigast
Neuter singular knepigt knepigare knepigast
Plural knepiga knepigare knepigast
Masculine plural3 knepige knepigare knepigast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 knepige knepigare knepigaste
All knepiga knepigare knepigaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
3) Dated or archaic

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