korset

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See also: corset, Korsett, and korsett

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French corset.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔrsɛt/, [kʰɒˈsɛd̥]

Noun[edit]

korset n (singular definite korsettet, plural indefinite korsetter)

  1. corset
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Etymology 2[edit]

See kors (cross) and korse (to make the sign of the cross).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔrsət/, [ˈkʰɒsəd̥]

Noun[edit]

korset n

  1. singular definite of kors

Verb[edit]

korset

  1. past participle of korse

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French corset.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

korset n, m (plural korsetten or korsets, diminutive korsetje n)

  1. A corset, tight undergarment
  2. A medieval precursor
  3. (figuratively) A bothersome constraint, limitations

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

korset n

  1. definite singular of kors

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

korset

  1. definite singular of kors